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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. Ink-jet &laser






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






3. H: Drive






4. Hardware






5. Taskbar






6. Save all files and restart






7. Your friend






8. Binary digit






9. Network card






10. Universal Serial Bus






11. Double click the folder






12. Supports hundreds of users simultaneously






13. 1 million bytes






14. High Five






15. 1000 bytes






16. High Five






17. Software






18. Save all files and restart






19. Modem






20. Universal Serial Bus






21. Icon






22. Spyware






23. Excel Spreadsheet






24. 1000 bytes






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






26. Portable computer






27. 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






28. Network card






29. 1 billion bytes






30. H: Drive






31. Restart it






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






33. Close the window






34. Search engine






35. Dot matrix






36. Printers & digital cameras or anything with USB ports






37. Ctrl-X






38. Single left click






39. Viewing web pages and clicking on hyperlinks






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






41. Ctrl-C






42. Select or highlight the text






43. Central Processing Unit






44. Random Access Memory






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






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






47. A global network of interconnected computers






48. Save information on the disc






49. 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






50. Brain