A minicomputer system is suited to the needs of a ______________that starts out
with one workstation, visual display unit and printer, and expands to add more
workstations, terminals, CRTs and output devices as the workload grows.
a. Large university.
b. Small business.
Railroad transportation system.
d. Home user.
An integrated circuit is more reliable than a hand-wired, hand-soldered transistor
circuit because the former:
a. Is mass-produced.
b. Is bulkier.
Uses older, time-tested technology.
d. Minimizes connections.
An integrated circuit is more reliable than a transistor circuit because it is:
a. Hand-wired and hand-soldered.
b. State-of-the-art technology.
d. Etched on a single silicon wafer to minimize connections.
A computer on a chip is a microchip composed of a microprocessor chip and:
a. Several specialized chips.
b. A modem.
d. Hundreds of transistors.