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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. Network card

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

3. Software & Application

4. Sound card

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

6. Hardware

7. E-mail

8. Close the window

9. Save information on the disc

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

11. Ink-jet &laser

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

13. Store information

14. Restart it

15. Supports hundreds of users simultaneously

16. Double click the folder

17. Software

18. Your friend

19. Taskbar

20. Restart it

21. Windows Explorer

22. Application software

23. Single left click

24. 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

25. Switch

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

27. Ctrl-X

28. Representation of a fact &figure & or idea

29. Select or highlight the text

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

31. Universal Serial Bus

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

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

34. 1 trillion bytes

35. Performs complex calculations rapidly

36. Search engine

37. Icon

38. Random Access Memory

39. Store information

40. Double click the folder

41. 1 million bytes

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

43. Network

44. 1000 bytes

45. Excel Spreadsheet

46. Spyware

47. Standard layout on most keyboards

48. 1 billion bytes

49. 8 bits or one character

50. Organized & meaningful data