Test your basic knowledge |

Basic Computer Knowledge

Subject : it-skills
  • 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. Ink-jet &laser

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

3. H: Drive

4. Hardware

5. Taskbar

6. Save all files and restart

7. Your friend

8. Binary digit

9. Network card

10. Universal Serial Bus

11. Double click the folder

12. Supports hundreds of users simultaneously

13. 1 million bytes

14. High Five

15. 1000 bytes

16. High Five

17. Software

18. Save all files and restart

19. Modem

20. Universal Serial Bus

21. Icon

22. Spyware

23. Excel Spreadsheet

24. 1000 bytes

25. You didn't pay attention to where you saved the file

26. Portable computer

27. 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

28. Network card

29. 1 billion bytes

30. H: Drive

31. Restart it

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

33. Close the window

34. Search engine

35. Dot matrix

36. Printers & digital cameras or anything with USB ports

37. Ctrl-X

38. Single left click

39. Viewing web pages and clicking on hyperlinks

40. Programs that enable hardware to perform different tasks &applied software &system software

41. Ctrl-C

42. Select or highlight the text

43. Central Processing Unit

44. Random Access Memory

45. Files on your computer which contain instructions for the computer

46. Gathers data as input - Processes data and information - Stores data and information - Outputs data or information

47. A global network of interconnected computers

48. Save information on the disc

49. 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

50. Brain