The book 'Objective Computer Awareness' has been written by R. Pillai. It was primarily written after keeping in mind the significance of enhanced awareness in regards to computers in today's times.
Summary of the book
These days, a basic understanding of computers is required to be successful. Right from sending personal mails, accessing social media, and even for chatting with friends, one needs to be familiarized with the functioning of computers. Even for tackling competitive exams such as Bank PO and Clerk examinations like the SBI PO , IBPS PO; Clerk, Clerk, LIC AAO, Railway Recruitment Exams, aspirants require the knowledge of computers. The book 'Objective Computer Awareness' helps you understand the basics of and the ways in which a computer operates.
This is a revised version of the very famous reference material titled 'Computer Awareness', and is considered to be a trusted resource for the preparation of competitive exams such as SBI (Bank PO; clerk) IBPS, banking exams for recruitment purposes, and so forth. The syllabus of the book has been revised keeping in mind the recent pattern of banking examinations.
The book has been divided into 13 Chapters, which are listed as -Introduction to Computer, Computer Architecture, Input; Output Devices, Computer Memory, Data Representation, Computer Software, Operating System (OS), Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office, Database Concepts, Data Communication; Networking, Internet; IT Services; and Computer Security.
Each and every chapter provides an in-depth understanding of the above mentioned important topics. The author has taken great pains to ensure that the aspirants preparing for the exams, as well as all those people who are keen to learn more about computers, derive the maximum benefit by going through the contents of this book.
Practice questions have also been listed after each and every chapter and they help aspirants assess his or her level of confidence. Almost 10 practice sheets, which list the objective answers for self analyzing one confidence level as well as for practice purposes, come packaged with this book. Solved questions from the past few years have also been included to familiarize aspirants with the format of questions that may be expected in the competitive exams. A computing glossary has been provided at the end of each chapter, which enables the students understanding of the abbreviations listed earlier on. Updates from the IT world and other important abbreviations are mentioned towards the end of the book.
Review of the book
The book has received a very positive feedback from all those who wish to appear for various competitive exams. People who are learning the basics of computers and wish to enhance their knowledge about computers have also lauded the efforts of the writer. Well complied and seeking to provide all the essential information regarding the working of a computer, this book offers complete value for money.
About the Author
R. Pillai is a well known writer in the world of computers. He has written several books on computer awareness and has received positive feedback for them all.