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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. Store information






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






3. High Five






4. Spyware






5. Universal Serial Bus






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






7. Select or highlight the text






8. Your friend






9. Software






10. Bookmark






11. Search engine






12. 1 million bytes






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






14. Sound card






15. Dot matrix






16. Portable computer






17. Ink-jet &laser






18. 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






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






20. Adware






21. Organized & meaningful data






22. Ctrl-V






23. Spyware






24. Sends processed data out of the computer






25. Brain






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






27. Printer






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






29. Single left click






30. Restart it






31. Brain






32. Representation of a fact &figure & or idea






33. Printers & digital cameras or anything with USB ports






34. All-in-one &plotters &thermal






35. Sends processed data out of the computer






36. Taskbar






37. Printers & digital cameras or anything with USB ports






38. 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






39. Network






40. Random Access Memory






41. Display






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






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






44. Taskbar






45. Excel Spreadsheet






46. Dot matrix






47. Switch






48. Windows Explorer






49. Adware






50. Software