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






2. Printer






3. Used at a single location






4. Random Access Memory






5. Modem






6. Software application used for viewing web pages






7. Personal Computer






8. Brain






9. Double click the folder






10. All-in-one &plotters &thermal






11. Ctrl-C






12. 1000 bytes






13. Double click the folder






14. 1000 bytes






15. Portable computer






16. 1 trillion bytes






17. Network card






18. 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






19. H: Drive






20. 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






21. All-in-one &plotters &thermal






22. Switch






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






24. Standard layout on most keyboards






25. Hardware






26. Software






27. Ctrl-X






28. Organized & meaningful data






29. Printers & digital cameras or anything with USB ports






30. Excel Spreadsheet






31. 1 trillion bytes






32. Search engine






33. Single left click






34. Central Processing Unit






35. Save information on the disc






36. Restart it






37. Excel Spreadsheet






38. 1 billion bytes






39. 8 bits or one character






40. Ctrl-X






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






42. Hardware






43. H: Drive






44. Spyware






45. Viewing web pages and clicking on hyperlinks






46. Application software






47. Single left click






48. Taskbar






49. Bookmark






50. Used at a single location