Pub quiz questions

  1. What was the first home games console to sell more than 100 million units?
    Playstation (One and Two)

  2. What does CPU stand for when relating to computers?
    Central Processing Unit

  3. What is the name of the computer game chicken who must find his way through levels of balloons, telephones, cheese and other elements?

  4. Which groundbreaking 1978 arcade game involved shooting down advancing armies of aliens with laser cannon?
    Space Invaders

  5. In the original 1963 version of ASCII, what character was at code point 0x55(85) before being replaced with a caret (^) in 1965?
    Up arrow (↑)

  6. What does ROM stand for in CD-ROM?
    Read Only Memory

  7. Which company produces the iPod?
    Apple (Computer International)

  8. On a standard QWERTY keyboard, which vowel is not on the top row?

  9. How many bits are there (commonly) in a byte?

  10. Which computer company launced its PowerBook series in 1991?
    Apple (Computer International)