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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.
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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