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Input Output Devices Notes for IBPS PO

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Input Output Devices Notes for IBPS PO

Input / Output Devices

 Input Devices – Input devices are those devices which are used to take data from the user.

Output Devices – Output Devices are those devices which are used to display/give data to user.

Input Devices-

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1) Keyboard –

  • A keyboard is a primary input device that looks like a typewriter with additional
  • Keyboard allows you to enter letters, numbers and special
  • Each press on keyboard is known as “Keystroke” and each keystroke is first converted into ANSI
  • Each Keyboard contains different types of
    • Function Keys – F1 to F12
    • Number Keys
    • Arrow Keys
    • Alphabets Keys
    • Modifiers Keys – Alt, Ctrl, Shift
    • Caps lock key, Spacebar key
    • Cursor Key – Key which move the cursor to different position on the
    • Toggle Keys- Key which performs 2 different actions on pressing. Ex-Caps Lock, Num Lock
  • A normal Keyboard has 104 or 106

2) Mouse – A mouse is a pointing device.  It is invented by Douglas Engels Bart in 1963. There are 2 buttons on the mouse. The Left button is used to select any objects and right button is used to get properties of any it detects two dimensional motion relative to a surface.It works on principle of drag and drop icons.

There are two types of mouse-

  • Ball Mouse
  • Optical Mouse
  • The scrollbar is present between two buttons of mouse.

3) Scanner – The electrical device that converts hard copy of text/image into a soft copy of text/image that can be stored in computer Joystick- This is directional device used to play games in Bar-code Reader- Through this input device, bar-codes founds on tags and products are recognized. MICR Device- This is a device that is used to recognized character that are printed on cheques. OMR- Optical Mark Recognition is used to read OMR sheets which have marks in OCR- Optical Character Recognition.

Output Devices –

1) Monitor- This device is also known as Visual Display Unit. Monitor clarity is based on its Resolution. Resolution is based in dpi(dots per inch) .

2) Printers- This device produces hard copy of any soft copy present in computer. There are two types of Printers-

A) Impact Printers- This type of printer strikes on paper and ribbon together to form character on

  1. Daisy wheel Printers
  2. Dot matrix Printers
  3. Chain and Band Printers

B) Non- Impact Printers- It does not strikes on paper but uses ink spray and toner powder.

  1. Inkjet Printers
  2. Laser Printers
  3. Thermal Printers

3) Plotter- It is a printer which is used for large size color printing (Graphics).

INPUT/OUTPUT DEVICES Question and Answer

1. Information that comes from an external source and is fed into computer software is called

A Input            B) Output           C) Throughput             D) Reports

Ans: A

2. The most widely used input device is the         

A) Mouse         B) Keyboard         C) Modem                     D)Monitor

Ans: B

3. Devices that allow you to put information into the

A) Input           B) Output             C) Type                         D) Print


4. Which of the following is not an example of hardware ?

A) Scanner B) Printer C) Monitor     D) Interpreter

Ans: D

 5. Using output devices one can         

A) Input data        B) Store data   C) Scan data           D) View or print data

Ans: D

6. The term used to define all input and output devices in a computer system is

A) Monitor      B) Software         C) Shared resources    D) Hardware

Ans: D

7. The most common method of entering text and numerical data into a computer system is through the use of a         

A) Plotter                        B) Scanner                C) Printer        D) Keyboard

Ans: D

8. Which of the following is not an output device?

A) Plotter                   B) Printer              C) Scanner                 D) Monitor

Ans: C

9. Devices that let the computer communicate with

A) Input               B) Output                C) Type                D) Print

Ans: B

10 .The wheel located between the two standard buttons on a mouse is used to            

A) Click on web pages     B) Shutdown                C) Click and select items                  D) Scroll

Ans: D

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