IGCSE Computer Science Paper-1: Specimen Questions with Answers 141 - 143 of 164

Question number: 141

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State two benefits and two places where robots are used.

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Robots due to their faster operating speed and increased production results in an increased profit margin. The robots also don’t require vacations or leaves like humans and can work around the clock.

Robots are used for the purpose of manufacturing, space and earth related research explorations etc.

Question number: 142

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List two advantages to the employees of working from home.

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An employee enjoys a more comfortable environment at home as compared to the office.

Work from home also saves time that is lost while travelling to office everyday from home that too during the peak hours when traffic is very high.

Question number: 143

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Explain the impact of Technologies or the use of computers on Humans.

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The use of technology has increased the rate of production and performance both in manufacturing and communication. The risk of human errors has also been reduced to a great extent with the use of technologies.

The use of technology over the years has also resulted in the reduction in the jobs as workers are finding it difficult to difficult to become re-employed as new jobs require advanced skills they do not possess. A high capital expenditure is required to invest in technology and automation.

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