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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. Select or highlight the text






2. Hardware






3. Save information on the disc






4. All-in-one &plotters &thermal






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






6. Random Access Memory






7. E-mail






8. A global network of interconnected computers






9. Standard layout on most keyboards






10. Devices used to enter information or instructions into the computer






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






12. Display help for the current application






13. Taskbar






14. Sends processed data out of the computer






15. Select or highlight the text






16. Ctrl-V






17. Software application used for viewing web pages






18. Network






19. 1 billion bytes






20. Search engine






21. Organized & meaningful data






22. Software & Application






23. Store information






24. Software






25. Supports hundreds of users simultaneously






26. Bookmark






27. Dot matrix






28. Hardware






29. Switch






30. High Five






31. A global network of interconnected computers






32. Sound card






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






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






35. Application software






36. Standard layout on most keyboards






37. All-in-one &plotters &thermal






38. Double click the folder






39. Performs complex calculations rapidly






40. Single left click






41. Adware






42. 1 million bytes






43. Display






44. Viewing web pages and clicking on hyperlinks






45. Printer






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






47. Close the window






48. Printer






49. 1 trillion bytes






50. Restart it