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Computer Class Quiz

30 Questions
Computer Class Quiz

Cumulative test for computer class.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which is not an advantage of using computerized spreadsheets?
    • A. 

      Ability to generate tables

    • B. 

      Speed of calculation

    • C. 

      Flexibility of moving entries

    • D. 

      Cost of initial setup

  • 2. 
    What computer component is labeled 5 on the diagram?
    • A. 

      CD-Rom

    • B. 

      Magnetic Tape Cartridge

    • C. 

      External Disk Drive

    • D. 

      Printer

  • 3. 
    For a social studies report, Fred needs to illustrate the products of North Carolina with pictures and comparison graphs. He would most likely use which software programs?
    • A. 

      Word Processor

    • B. 

      Database

    • C. 

      Spreadsheet

    • D. 

      Graphic

  • 4. 
    Software programs that allow you to legally copy files and give them away at no cost are called which of the following?
    • A. 

      Probeware

    • B. 

      Commercial

    • C. 

      Shareware

    • D. 

      Private

  • 5. 
    Bryan has created a ten-page story, but only wants to print the first two pages. What printer command should he select?
    • A. 

      Print all

    • B. 

      From ____ to _____

    • C. 

      Page Setup

    • D. 

      Print Previe

  • 6. 
    How could the total cost of food sold in the cafeteria for one day be calculated?
    • A. 

      Add cells A2 through A6

    • B. 

      Add cells A6 through D6

    • C. 

      Add cells C2 through C6

    • D. 

      Add cells D2 through D6

  • 7. 
    What process should be used to recall a document saved previously?
    • A. 

      Enter

    • B. 

      Copy

    • C. 

      Open

    • D. 

      Save

  • 8. 
      If 186 more hot dogs were sold, which cells would change?
    • A. 

      C2 and C5

    • B. 

      A3 and A5

    • C. 

      A2 and D2

    • D. 

      A2 and C2

  • 9. 
    Yesterday, Cassie wrote a story using her word processing program. Today, she wants to print the story. What must she do before she can print the story?
    • A. 

      Open the story

    • B. 

      Check her handwritten copy

    • C. 

      Nothing, just print

    • D. 

      Save the story

  • 10. 
    Which would be selected as a possible error by a grammar checker?
    • A. 

      Sammy thought he had seen the dog.

    • B. 

      Where is that dog?

    • C. 

      We was searching for the lost collie.

    • D. 

      Did you find Ace, the collie?

  • 11. 
    On a school computer, Tina learned how to copy programs. A classmate asked her to copy a program for his home use. Her most ethical response would be which of the following?
    • A. 

      "I'll copy it for you, but you can't copy it for anyone esle."

    • B. 

      "I'll copy it, but you have to promise not to tell anyone."

    • C. 

      "I don't know how to copy programs."

    • D. 

      "I can't copy it because it will break copyright laws."

  • 12. 
    Which of the following best describes uploading information?  
    • A. 

      Storing data on a disk drive.

    • B. 

      Sending information to a host computer

    • C. 

      Receiving information from a host computer

    • D. 

      Storing data on the hard drive

  • 13. 
    Mary needs to design an invitation to the Home Economics Club's awards luncheon. What type of computer program would she most likely use?
    • A. 

      Simulation

    • B. 

      Word Processing

    • C. 

      Virtual Reality

    • D. 

      Desktop Publishing

  • 14. 
    Which is an example of cyberbullying?
    • A. 

      Sending a happy B-day email to your friend.

    • B. 

      Posting the pictures of the latest game online.

    • C. 

      Intimidating the kid you dont get along with at school through an email message.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 15. 
    Which toolbar allows you to create graphics in Microsoft word.
    • A. 

      Standard

    • B. 

      Formatting

    • C. 

      Tables

    • D. 

      Drawing

  • 16. 
    If you were asked by the owner of a store to help him keep track of the sales for a week, which software program would you most likely use?
    • A. 

      Spreadsheet

    • B. 

      Database

    • C. 

      Word Processor

    • D. 

      Desktop Publishing

  • 17. 
    Which of the following is not an input device?
    • A. 

      Monitor

    • B. 

      Keyboard

    • C. 

      Scanner

    • D. 

      Mouse

  • 18. 
    Which does not represent software?
    • A. 

      Microsoft Office

    • B. 

      Photoshop

    • C. 

      Windows

    • D. 

      Photo

  • 19. 
    Which is not an output device?
    • A. 

      Keyboard

    • B. 

      Printer

    • C. 

      Monitor

    • D. 

      Speakers

  • 20. 
    Waht is the abbreviation for megabytes?
    • A. 

      MB

    • B. 

      KG

    • C. 

      KB

    • D. 

      MG

  • 21. 
    Which is an example of an optical drive?
    • A. 

      Dvd Drive

    • B. 

      Hard Drive

    • C. 

      Floppy Dive

    • D. 

      USB drive

  • 22. 
    What term is used for hardware that is not found inside of the computer?
    • A. 

      Internal

    • B. 

      Extra

    • C. 

      External

    • D. 

      Excess

  • 23. 
    How many subfolders are shown in the adress?C:\\cartoons\spongebob\tvshows\jokes.txt
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 24. 
    What type of file would have a .txt extension?
    • A. 

      Picture

    • B. 

      Text Document

    • C. 

      Excel Sheet

    • D. 

      Word Document

  • 25. 
    The brains of the computer is?
    • A. 

      RAM

    • B. 

      USB

    • C. 

      CPU

    • D. 

      Harddrive

  • 26. 
    What one upgrade will make the most difference in computer performace?
    • A. 

      Upgrade video card

    • B. 

      Bigger hard drive

    • C. 

      Increase Memory

    • D. 

      New Power Supply

  • 27. 
    What is the first thing you should do when you get to the lab and the monitor is turned off?
    • A. 

      Press the power button on the monitor

    • B. 

      Press the power button on the computer

    • C. 

      Rais your hand and ask for help

    • D. 

      Move the mouse

  • 28. 
    What should not be done in the computer lab?
    • A. 

      Download games and applications for personal use

    • B. 

      Use the software for educational purposes

    • C. 

      Research information for a school project

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 29. 
    Playing games is not allowed at all in the computer lab.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 30. 
    Who is your computer teacher?
    • A. 

      Mr. Nuno

    • B. 

      Mr. Egmer

    • C. 

      Mr. Saks

    • D. 

      Mr. Eccher

    • E. 

      None of the above