Hello Friends, here are the answers to today’s Amazon Quiz. Today’s quiz question is about Russell Kirsch, a computer scientist who invented Pixel, who passed away recently.
Russell Kirsch, a Computer Scientist who passed away
Question 2: Russell Kirsch, a computer scientist who passed away recently, is credited with inventing which of the following?
Question 3: Along with France, which country initiated the International Solar Alliance?
Question 4: Which organisation has been named as the new Title Sponsor of the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League?
Question 5: Bhagat Singh Koshyari is currently serving as the Governor of Maharashtra and which other state?
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Question 1: FutureSkills, an online learning platform is run by which organisation?
Russell Kirsch, a computer scientist who passed away recently, is credited with inventing the pixel.
Who was Russell Kirsch?
Russell Kirsch was a Computer Scientist at the National Bureau of Standards (now known as the National Institute of Standards and Technology). He was recognized as the developer of the first digital image scanner and inventor of Pixels. Kirsch passed away on August 11, 2020, at the age of 91.
Credited with inventing which of the following?
- MS Office
- Floppy Disk
What are Pixels?
A pixel is a digital dot used to display photos, videos, and more on any digital screens. It is the smallest addressable element in an all points addressable display device. Each pixel is a sample of an original image. A higher number of pixel samples usually provide more accurate representations of the original image.