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Basic Computer Knowledge

Subject : it-skills
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
  • If you are not ready to take this test, you can study here.
  • Match each statement with the correct term.
  • Don't refresh. All questions and answers are randomly picked and ordered every time you load a test.

This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Hardware






2. Double click the folder






3. Single left click






4. Standard layout on most keyboards






5. High Five






6. Your friend






7. Used at a single location






8. 1 million bytes






9. Any part of the computer you can touch &physical components






10. Ctrl-X






11. Inkjet &less expensive device &print high quality color images cost effective &laser jet-more expensive device &faster printing speed &color lasers are becoming less expensive






12. Display






13. Used at a single location






14. Ctrl-C






15. All-in-one &plotters &thermal






16. Application software






17. Save all files and restart






18. Right click on the folder & select rename and type the new folder name






19. Close the window






20. Binary digit






21. Universal Serial Bus






22. Bookmark






23. Viewing web pages and clicking on hyperlinks






24. Your friend






25. Random Access Memory






26. Double click the folder






27. E-mail






28. Restart it






29. Your work will be lost when you close the program if you don't.






30. Sends processed data out of the computer






31. Screens are grids made up of millions of pixels &each pixel is composed of red &blue & and green subpixels & picture element is sandwiched between two transparent layers to form images






32. Store information






33. Save information on the disc






34. Taskbar






35. Modem






36. CRT (cathode ray tube) &LCD (liquid crystal display)






37. Search engine






38. Universal Serial Bus






39. H: Drive






40. Dot matrix






41. Software & Application






42. Icon






43. Dot matrix






44. Brain






45. 8 bits or one character






46. Icon






47. Inkjet &less expensive device &print high quality color images cost effective &laser jet-more expensive device &faster printing speed &color lasers are becoming less expensive






48. Software application used for viewing web pages






49. Network card






50. Select or highlight the text