7. Classification of Computers Questions

Post date: 10-Nov-2014 07:47:02

Review Questions.

1. State three methods of classifying computers. In each case, list the different types of computers.

2. What is a Personal computer?

3. Differentiate the following types of computers.

a). Supercomputer and Mainframe computer.

b). Minicomputer and a Personal computer.

c). Special-purpose (dedicated) computers and General-purpose computers.

d). Desktop computers and Laptop computers

4. Briefly describe terms “Analogue” and “Digital computers” as used in computer science.

5. Give three examples of Special-purpose computers.

6. Name any FOUR classes of computers based on size and complexity.