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Comp 1 - Midterm Exam

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This the midterm exam of the students in Computer 1.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The term which refers to the physical components of a computer is 
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Peopleware

  • 2. 
    The users, manipulators and programmer of a computer is referred to as
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Peopleware

  • 3. 
    The software that enables group of computers to communicate is
    • A. 

      Network Software

    • B. 

      Application software

    • C. 

      System Software

  • 4. 
    An instruction that causes the computer to work is also referred to as
    • A. 

      Program

    • B. 

      Instruction

    • C. 

      Command

  • 5. 
    Internet Explorer is a type of
    • A. 

      Network Software

    • B. 

      Operating System

    • C. 

      Application Software

  • 6. 
    The acronym CPU is referred to as
    • A. 

      Central Process Software

    • B. 

      Central Processing Unit

    • C. 

      Center for Process and Unity

  • 7. 
    Keyboard, Mouse, MIC and Scanner are examples of
    • A. 

      Output devices

    • B. 

      Input devices

    • C. 

      Process devices

  • 8. 
    The Shortcut CTRL B means
    • A. 

      Bold

    • B. 

      Italic

    • C. 

      Underline

  • 9. 
    Which of the following letters keyboard parts that are classified as Standard Keys?
    • A. 

      Spacebar

    • B. 

      ESC

    • C. 

      Home

  • 10. 
    The unit in CPU responsible for performing mathematical operations in the computer.
    • A. 

      Memory Unit

    • B. 

      Arithmetic Logic Unit

    • C. 

      Processing Unit

  • 11. 
    To save the document you type isn MS Word, Go to File Menu, then click _______.
    • A. 

      Save

    • B. 

      Open

    • C. 

      Page setup

  • 12. 
    MS-Word files can contain up to how many characters?
    • A. 

      64

    • B. 

      128

    • C. 

      256

  • 13. 
    To open existing files in MS-Word, go to
    • A. 

      File, then click Save

    • B. 

      Insert, then Open

    • C. 

      File, then click open

  • 14. 
    Which of the following is used to emphasize characters?
    • A. 

      Tab

    • B. 

      Bold

    • C. 

      Indention

  • 15. 
    Which of the following is used in changing paragraph alignment?
    • A. 

      Italic, Bold, Underline

    • B. 

      Font Size and Font Style

    • C. 

      Left, Center, Right, Justify

  • 16. 
    Which of the following are the steps in indenting Paragraphs?
    • A. 

      Choose File, Format

    • B. 

      Click Tools, Format

    • C. 

      Choose Format, click Paragraph

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 17. 
    To change the line spacing on the paragraph, choose
    • A. 

      File menu, then click Insert

    • B. 

      Format menu, then click Paragraph

    • C. 

      Tools menu, then click Format

  • 18. 
    Tab stops enable you to line up text to the left, right, center, or to a decimal character or bar character.  To create tab stops, choose
    • A. 

      File menu, then click Tabs

    • B. 

      Format menu, then click Tabs

    • C. 

      Tools menu, then click Format

  • 19. 
    To add different effects and attributes on your text at once, choose
    • A. 

      Format menu, then click Fonts

    • B. 

      Table menu, then click Format

    • C. 

      Tools menu, then click Format

  • 20. 
    The point at which one page ends and another page begins is
    • A. 

      Page break

    • B. 

      Tab Stop

    • C. 

      Indention

    • D. 

      Format

  • 21. 
    To create a page break, choose
    • A. 

      Insert menu, then click Font

    • B. 

      Insert menu, then click Break

    • C. 

      Format menu, then click Break

  • 22. 
    What type of viewing option views your document just as it will look like when it is printed?
    • A. 

      Print Preview

    • B. 

      Normal View

    • C. 

      Page Layout

    • D. 

      None of the choices

  • 23. 
    In MS-Word, you never have to type again the same text because you can copy and paste it.  To copy and paste, Choose
    • A. 

      Edit menu, then click Copy > Cut

    • B. 

      Edit menu, then click Copy > Paste

    • C. 

      File menu, then click Copy> Paste

  • 24. 
    Which of the following is the menu in changing Viewing Options?
    • A. 

      Edit

    • B. 

      File

    • C. 

      Format

    • D. 

      View

  • 25. 
    What viewing option that is commonly used when you are typing research or thesis paper?
    • A. 

      Outline

    • B. 

      Normal

    • C. 

      Page Layout

  • 26. 
    You can decorate documents with borders in MS-Word.  To add borders, Choose
    • A. 

      Insert menu, then click Borders

    • B. 

      Format, Borders and Shading

    • C. 

      Table, Borders

  • 27. 
    To change the size of the paper, click
    • A. 

      File menu, then click Paper Size

    • B. 

      File menu, then click Page Setup

    • C. 

      Options menu, then click Page Setup

  • 28. 
    When starting to create a new page and you are not sure of the margin size, always set the margin size to
    • A. 

      1 inch

    • B. 

      Half inch

    • C. 

      1.5 inch

  • 29. 
    What is the size of a short bond paper?
    • A. 

      8 x 12 inches

    • B. 

      8.5 x 11 inches

    • C. 

      8.5 x 13 inches

  • 30. 
    Check in the following choices the page orientation.
    • A. 

      Portrait

    • B. 

      Tall

    • C. 

      Wide

    • D. 

      Landscape

  • 31. 
    The desktop item that displays all the contents of your computer is My Computer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 32. 
    The graphical representation of a program is Icon.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 33. 
    The part in windows taskbar that comprises the different programs installed in your computer is My Computer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 34. 
    To turn off the computer properly, Click Desktop button, Click turn off computer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 35. 
    To view the disk capacity on our computer, open My Computer, Right-Click on Drives.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 36. 
    Check the letters that does not belong to the bottom row keys.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      F

    • C. 

      B

    • D. 

      H

    • E. 

      E

  • 37. 
    Check the letters that belong to top row key.
    • A. 

      Q

    • B. 

      D

    • C. 

      E

    • D. 

      Y

  • 38. 
    Check the letters that does not belong to the bottom row keys.
    • A. 

      B

    • B. 

      V

    • C. 

      G

    • D. 

      R

  • 39. 
    Select the choices that list the parts of a table.
    • A. 

      Row

    • B. 

      Cells

    • C. 

      Line

    • D. 

      Column

  • 40. 
    What menu that allows you to create tables?
    • A. 

      Table

    • B. 

      Format

    • C. 

      Option

  • 41. 
    What to do when creating an uneven rows and columns in a table?
    • A. 

      Draw table using the drawing option

    • B. 

      Insert the table using the table menu

    • C. 

      Create tables using textboxes

  • 42. 
    When inserting tables, you will be ask to set the rows only.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 43. 
    What are the character emphasis that was applied in the following word? computer
    • A. 

      Italic

    • B. 

      Underline

    • C. 

      Bold

    • D. 

      Capital

  • 44. 
    What alignment is applied in the following sentence? The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.
    • A. 

      Right align

    • B. 

      Center

    • C. 

      Justify

  • 45. 
    What is the size of a long bond paper?
    • A. 

      8.5" x 13"

    • B. 

      8" x 13"

    • C. 

      8.5 x 11"

  • 46. 
    How do you apply bold and underline at the same time in a word or sentence?
    • A. 

      Select the word, then click bold

    • B. 

      Click bold and underline

    • C. 

      Select the word, then click bold and underline

  • 47. 
    To print preview your document before printing, click File menu then click Print Preview.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 48. 
    To add borders in our page, you can go to Format menu.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 49. 
    What are the 4 main parts of a margin?
    • A. 

      Top

    • B. 

      Bottom

    • C. 

      Left

    • D. 

      Right

    • E. 

      Gutter

  • 50. 
    CTRL B is the shortcut for applying Italic to a text.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False