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Basic Computer Knowledge

Subject : it-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • 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