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HARTZELL HIGH SCHOOL


FORM 1 END OF YEAR EXAMINATION

COMPUTER STUDIES

7014/1

PAPER 1
Candidates answer on the question paper.
No additional material is required.

Time: 2 hours

Time: 2 hours
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
Write your name and class in the spaces at the top of this page
Answer all questions
Write your answers in the spaces provided on the question paper.
INFORMATION TO CANDIDATES

The number of marks is given in brackets [ ] at the end of each question or part question.

This question paper consists of 8 printed pages.


Hartzell High School N2014

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1. Explain the following terms or phrases giving examples where appropriate


a. Peripheral device

[2]

b. Computer

[2]

c. Software

[2]

2. State and explain any four input devices

[8]

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3. Describe any three output devices

[6]

4. Data can be captured directly into a computer. Give any four direct entry input devices

[4]

5. Computers can produce output in the form of hard copy and soft copy.
a. Define
i.
Hard copy

[2]

ii.

Soft copy

[2]

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b. State two devices that produce hard copy

[2]

c. (i)

Give one advantage of hard copy over soft copy

[1]

(ii)

Give one advantage of soft copy over hard copy

[1]

6. With the aid of well labeled diagrams, explain bus network and ring network topologies
Bus network topology

Well labelled Diagram

Ring network topology

[2]

[4]

[2]

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Well labelled Diagram

7. Computers and other network enabled devices can be networked.


a. Give any three advantages of computer networks

[4]

[3]

b. Suggest any three possible disadvantages of computer networks

[3]

c. State and explain any two types of networks

[4]

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8. What is a hacker?

[2]

9. The table below shows part of a spreadsheet

a. Explain the following terms


i.
Label

[2]

ii.

Value

[2]

iii.

Active cell

[2]

iv.

Cell address

[2]

b. Suggest the formula which must be placed in D2 to calculate the Total for men and women
living in Mutare
[2]

c. Describe the method or procedure for copying the formula in D2 to D3 through D15 [4]

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d. What formula must be placed in E3 to calculate the average population of men and women
in Harare
[2]

e. Suggest the formula which can be used to return the largest number of men in the range
B2:B15
[3]

10. (a) define internet

[2]

(b) Suggest five requirements for an internet connection?

[5]

(c) Give any three services provided by the internet

[3]

(d) Define web browser

[2]

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(e) Give two examples of search engines

11. (a) define the phrase operating system

(b) Suggest any three functions of operating systems

[2]

[2]

[3]

(c) Give two examples of Command Line Interface or Command Driven Interface operating systems

12. Give two differences between ROM and RAM

[2]
[2]

13. Suggest any difference between impact printer and non-impact printer

[2]

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