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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. Universal Serial Bus






2. Taskbar






3. Performs complex calculations rapidly






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






5. Binary digit






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






7. Close the window






8. Network






9. Ctrl-V






10. Representation of a fact &figure & or idea






11. Spyware






12. Double click the folder






13. Used at a single location






14. Modem






15. Display






16. Ink-jet &laser






17. E-mail






18. E-mail






19. Ctrl-C






20. Windows Explorer






21. Printers & digital cameras or anything with USB ports






22. Standard layout on most keyboards






23. Select or highlight the text






24. Icon






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






26. Printer






27. Restart it






28. Excel Spreadsheet






29. Random Access Memory






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






31. Performs complex calculations rapidly






32. Dot matrix






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






34. Brain






35. 1 trillion bytes






36. Binary digit






37. Viewing web pages and clicking on hyperlinks






38. Dot matrix






39. Hardware






40. Printers & digital cameras or anything with USB ports






41. Save all files and restart






42. Representation of a fact &figure & or idea






43. Universal Serial Bus






44. Organized & meaningful data






45. Sound card






46. Application software






47. Network






48. Supports hundreds of users simultaneously






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. 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