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. Close the window






2. Network






3. Taskbar






4. Save all files and restart






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






6. Ctrl-X






7. Bookmark






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






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






10. Adware






11. Modem






12. Switch






13. Brain






14. 1 trillion bytes






15. Save information on the disc






16. Ctrl-C






17. Windows Explorer






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






19. Store information






20. Performs complex calculations rapidly






21. Taskbar






22. Ctrl-V






23. Standard layout on most keyboards






24. Select or highlight the text






25. Printers & digital cameras or anything with USB ports






26. Hardware






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. Search engine






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






30. Single left click






31. Switch






32. Search engine






33. Organized & meaningful data






34. Modem






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






36. Display






37. Single left click






38. Netiquette






39. Binary digit






40. Viewing web pages and clicking on hyperlinks






41. E-mail






42. Spyware






43. Representation of a fact &figure & or idea






44. Random Access Memory






45. Windows Explorer






46. Your friend






47. Close the window






48. H: Drive






49. Display help for the current application






50. Supports hundreds of users simultaneously