Test your basic knowledge |

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. Printer






2. Windows Explorer






3. Random Access Memory






4. Network






5. Network card






6. Save all files and restart






7. Double click the folder






8. Display help for the current application






9. Standard layout on most keyboards






10. 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






11. Modem






12. Supports hundreds of users simultaneously






13. 1000 bytes






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






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






16. Your friend






17. Hardware






18. Application software






19. Software






20. Printer






21. Bookmark






22. Brain






23. Display






24. Spyware






25. Random Access Memory






26. Icon






27. Single left click






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






29. Dot matrix






30. Your friend






31. Windows Explorer






32. All-in-one &plotters &thermal






33. 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






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






35. Portable computer






36. Performs complex calculations rapidly






37. Hold down the Ctrl key and select the desired items






38. Adware






39. Ctrl-X






40. Organized & meaningful data






41. Double click the folder






42. Close the window






43. Switch






44. Display






45. Ctrl-V






46. Adware






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






48. Select or highlight the text






49. Used at a single location






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