CBSE Class-12 Question Papers for IOP/Comptt Examination 2017 : Database Management Applications
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DATABASE MANAGEMENT APPLICATIONS
Time allowed : 2½ hours
Maximum marks : 50
SECTION – A
1. Multiple Choice Questions (Choose the most appropriate options) : 14 × 1 = 14
(i) The feature that database allows to access only certain records in database is :
(a) Forms (b) Reports
(c) Queries (d) Tables
(ii) You can add a row using SQL in a database with which of the following ?
(a) add (b) update
(c) insert (d) make
(iii) Which of the following is the original purpose of SQL ?
(a) To specify the syntax and semantics of SQL data definition language.
(b) To specify the syntax and semantics of SQL manipulation language.
(c) To define the data structures.
(d) All of the above.
(iv) The concept of electronic cash is to execute payment by
(a) Credit Card
(b) ATM Card
(c) Using computers over network
(v) Which segment do eBay, Amazon.com belong ?
(a) B2Bs (b) B2Cs
(c) C2Bs (d) C2Cs
(vi) Which of the following are advantages normally associated with B2B e-commerce ?
(a) Shorter cycle times (b) Reduction in costs
(c) Reaches wider audiences (d) All of the above
(vii) In Java byte, short, int and long, all of these are
(a) signed (b) unsigned
(c) both of the above (d) none of these
(viii) Automatic type conversion in Java takes place when
(a) Two type are compatible and size of destination type is shorter than source type.
(b) Two type are compatible and size of destination type is equal of source type.
(c) Two type are compatible and size of destination type is larger than source type.
(d) All of the above
(ix) What would be the output of the following fraction of code ?
int Integer = 34 ; char string = ‘S’ ;
System.out.print( Integer ) ;
System.out.print( String ) ;
(a) Throws exception (b) 34
(c) S (d) 34 S
(x) With x = 0, which of the following are legal lines of Java code for changing the
value of x to 1 ?
1. x ++;
2. x = x + 1;
3. x += 1;
4. x =+ 1;
(a) 1, 2 & 3 (b) 1 & 4
(c) 1, 2, 3 & 4 (d) 3 & 2
(xi) Which of these operators can be used to concatenate two or more String objects ?
(a) + (b) +=
(c) & (d) | |
(xii) Which SQL statement is used to extract data from a database ?
(a) Select (b) Open
(c) Extract (d) Get
(xiii) With SQL, how do you select all the columns from a table named “Persons” ?
(a) SELECT * FROM persons (b) SELECT Persons
(c) SELECT *.Persons (d) SELECT [all] FROM persons
(xiv) Which of these is an incorrect array declaration ?
(a) int arr = new int
(b) int  arr = new int
(c) int arr
arr = new int
(d) int arr = int  new
SECTION – B
2. Very Short Answer Questions : (Attempt any seven Questions) : 7 × 2 = 14
(a) Define DDL and DML.
(b) Define Aggregate functions.
(c) What is the default ordering of data using the ORDER BY clause ? How could it be changed ?
(d) Write any two major benefits of e-commerce.
(e) What is e governance objective ?
(f) Write any two advantages of e-reservation.
(g) Write the output of following code :
public static void main(String args)
x = 10;
if(x == 10)
int y = 20;
System.out.print("x and y: "+ x + " " + y);
y = x*2;
y = 100;
System.out.print("x and y: " + x + " " +
(h) What is meant by exception handling in java ?
(i) What are the desirable attributes of an employer ?