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Computer Basics Course: Hardware Quiz

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Computer Basics Course: Hardware Quiz

This quiz was prepared to test the students knowledge of the first lesson of class focusing on Hardware components on the computer.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the name of the TV looking device which allows you to see images?
    • A. 

      Keyboard

    • B. 

      System Unit

    • C. 

      Printer

    • D. 

      Monitor

    • E. 

      Web Cam (Web Camera)

  • 2. 
    What is the name of this removable storage device ?
    • A. 

      Floppy drive

    • B. 

      Flash drive

    • C. 

      3 1/2 Floppy disk

    • D. 

      Compact Disc

  • 3. 
    Which one of the removable storage devices has the most storage space ? Compact Disc (CD):  Flash Drive:   31/2 Floppy disk:
    • A. 

      Compact Disc (CD)

    • B. 

      Flash Drive

    • C. 

      31/2 Floppy disk

  • 4. 
    What is the most probable reason why the monitor would say: " Monitor Self Test. Your monitor is working correctly. Check computer power and monitor cable"
    • A. 

      It means that the computer is ready to explode. RUN!!!!

    • B. 

      It means that I need to press the power button on the monitor several times.

    • C. 

      It means that the monitor is working but that I need to turn the system unit on. If that doesn't work I should call a coordinator.

    • D. 

      It means that I should check the monitor cable.

    • E. 

      It means that the coordinator should be called immediately to assist me in resolving this situation.

  • 5. 
    When should I press the computer power button to turn off the computer?
    • A. 

      Never unless that the computer stops responding.

    • B. 

      Whenever I feel the urge.

    • C. 

      Every time I use the computer so that I can turn it off.

    • D. 

      Never

  • 6. 
    What are two indications that the computer is on? Select two answers.
    • A. 

      You may hear a beep.

    • B. 

      The mouse lights up quickly then turns off.

    • C. 

      The computer lights on the keyboard may blink briefly.

    • D. 

      The computer laughs gently.

  • 7. 
    What could be considered an output device. Select two choices.
    • A. 

      Printer

    • B. 

      Mouse

    • C. 

      Keyboard

    • D. 

      Speakers

  • 8. 
    How do you Log Off the computer from the Desktop?
    • A. 

      Start button> Log Off

    • B. 

      Start button> All Programs> Log Off

    • C. 

      Internet Explorer

    • D. 

      My Computer