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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. Excel Spreadsheet

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

3. Double click the folder

4. 8 bits or one character

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

6. Search engine

7. Hardware

8. Universal Serial Bus

9. Save information on the disc

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

11. Your friend

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

13. Close the window

14. A global network of interconnected computers

15. 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

16. Central Processing Unit

17. Modem

18. 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

19. All-in-one &plotters &thermal

20. Netiquette

21. Printer

22. Restart it

23. Software & Application

24. Display

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

26. Bookmark

27. Supports hundreds of users simultaneously

28. Spyware

29. H: Drive

30. Used at a single location

31. Random Access Memory

32. 8 bits or one character

33. Netiquette

34. Brain

35. Ctrl-V

36. Restart it

37. Sends processed data out of the computer

38. Ctrl-C

39. Icon

40. 1 trillion bytes

41. Close the window

42. Standard layout on most keyboards

43. 1000 bytes

44. Organized & meaningful data

45. Icon

46. Performs complex calculations rapidly

47. Software

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

49. Sound card

50. Ctrl-X