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1.                         The main portion of the screen that displays when Windows 7 is loaded is called the
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2.  The pointer identifies your location on the screen. What device controls the pointer?
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3.  In the default Windows 7 desktop, where is the Start button located?
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4.  You press and hold down the left mouse button, move the mouse pointer to a location, and then release the mouse button. Which of the following terms refers to this mouse action?
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5.  In a program screen where you can enter text, the mouse appears as this icon.
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6.  The mouse pointer displays a moving circle icon beside it when
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7.  Options for logging off or turning off the computer are located on the
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8.  Which of the following is not one of the options you can choose at the Turn off computer window?
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9.                        When you open a program, a defined work area, referred to as a ____, appears on the screen.  
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10.  The top part of a window, where you will generally find buttons for closing, minimizing, maximizing, and restoring the window, is referred to as the
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11.  On a window’s Title bar, what does the button with the underscore symbol do?
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12.  What does the Snap feature in Windows 7 do?
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13.  You want to change the size of a window both horizontally and vertically at the same time. Begin by positioning the mouse pointer
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14.  The bar that displays at the bottom of the desktop is called the
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15.  Which of the folowing is not one of the areas of the taskbar?
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16.  What happens if you click the current time in the notification area of the taskbar?
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17.  This component of a dialog box is used for typing or editing text.
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18.  In this dialog box component, only one option can be selected at a time, and the selected option is indicated by a dark or colored circle.
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19.  Which type of dialog box component often represents volume control?
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20.  Small programs that can be added to the right side of the desktop are called
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21.  Press this combination of keys to execute the New Line command in Word2010.
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22.  The option found in this area of the word screen include Home, Insert, Page, Layout, References, etc.
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23.  What file extension is automatically added to documents in Word 2010?
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24.  To save an existing Word document, click the Save button on the
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25.  A wavy red line below a word in a Word document indicates that it
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26.  Pressing this key combination in Word will move the insertion point to the end of the document.
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27.  Pressing the Home key in Word will move the insertion point
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28.  By default, text you type in a Word document
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29.  What happens when you scroll in a Word document?
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30.  This button, located at the botton of the scroll bar, contains options for browsing through a document.
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31.  Clicking on the vertical scroll bar below the scroll box scrolls _____ of text at a time.
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32.  When selecting a text in a Word document, you can press this key to turn on the Extend mode.
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33.  When selecting text in Word, holding down the Ctrl key while clicking the mouse button will select the
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34.  Where is the Undo button located?
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35.  To select an entire paragraph in Word,
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36.  To run the spelling checker on your word document, begin by clicking the Spelling & Grammar button, which is located on the ____ tab.
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37.  When running a grammar check on your Word document, clicking this button in the Spelling & Grammar dialog box will display information about the grammar rule.
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38.  Clicking the Next Sentence button in the Spelling & Grammar dialog box will ____ and continue the grammar checking.
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39.  Spelling and grammar checking options can be controlled at the Word Options dialog box. To display this dialog box, begin by cling the the
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40.  The AutoCorrect feature automatically detects and corrects
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41.  The Thesaurus button is located in the ____ group of the ____ tab.
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42.  By default, a Word document generally displays in ____ view.
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43.  When the hide white space icon is displayed, your mouse pointer turns into
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44.  To view more of your document on the screen, display only the taps by clicking the
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45.  The replace button is found in the ____ group of the ____ tab.
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46.  What are the two text boxes found in the Replace tab of the Find and Replace dialog box?
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47.  What happens when you click the More button in the Find and Replace dialog box?
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48.  If you were using the expanded Find and Replace dialog box to search for the word hold in your document and you also wanted to find occurrences of the words held and holding, you would check this box.
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49.  Press this function key to display the Word Help window.
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50.  Which of the following is not one of the options displayed when you click the File tab, and then click the Print tab?
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51.  To print pages one and three of a five-page Word document, type ____ in the Pages text box of the Print dialog box.
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52.  By default, new Word documents are based on the ____ template.
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53.  You can complete many document management tasks (such as copying, moving, and deleting) from the ____ dialog box.
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54.  To save a document in a different format (such as a Web page), you would indicate the format with the ____ option in the Save As dialog box.
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55.  Which of the following file extensions indicates a Word 97-2003 format?
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56.  You can apply character formatting to the text in your Word document by using the buttons in the Font group in the ____ tab.
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57.  What is the default font used by Word?
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58.  This object in Word 2010 displays in a faded manner when you select text, and then becomes solid when you point to it.
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59.  When changing font in your Word document, you can hover your mouse pointer over a typeface option in the drop-down gallery and see your text displayed in the selected font. This feature is called
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60.  You can repeat a command in Word by pressing the ____ function key.
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61.  In the lower right corner of the Font group, a smaller button containing a diagonal arrow launches the ____ when clicked.
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62.  What does the format painter button do?
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63.  Pressing Ctrl + U with text selected will
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64.  Which one of the following paragraph allignments is known as a hanging indent?
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65.  Alt + Shift + D is the keyboard shortcut for
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66.  The Date & Time button can be found in the ____ group of the ____ tab.
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67.  To change the text allignment to center, use the keyboard shortcut.
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68.  By default, the line spacing in Word 2010 is set at
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69.  The Line and Paragraph Spacing button allows you to
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70.  With your cursor in a paragraph of text, pressing Ctrl + 2 will
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71.  You can insert a bullet before each item in a list by clicking the Bullets button in the ____ group of the Home tab.
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72.  Clicking the Bullets button inserts a ____ bullet before each paragraph.
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73.  If you do not want automatic numbering or bulleting in a document, you can turn off the feature at the ____ dialog box.
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74.  The Symbols group is found in this tab.
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75.  How do you display the Symbol dialog box?
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76.  The default settings in Word include left tabs set every ____ inch(es).
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77.  This small button is displayed at the left side of the Ruler.
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78.  When the Alignment button displays a symbol resembling an upside down T, this type of tab is active.
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79.  Which one of the following is not one of the tab alignment options available in the Tabs dialog box?
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80.  The Clear Formatting button can be found in the ____ group of the ____ tab.
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81.  Tabs can be set with leaders, which are composed of
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82.  The options for leaders are found here.
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83.  In the Shading tab of the Borders and Shading dialog box, you can specify a fill color and a
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84.  Which of the following is not one of the three tabs contained in the Borders and Shading dialog box?
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85.  This button, found in the Paragraph group of the Home tab, features the image of a tipping bucket.
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86.  You can insert a horizontal line in a document by clicking the Horizontal Line button, whch is located in this dialog box.
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87.  A Word document contains a number of predesigned formats grouped into style sets called
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88.  By default, Word documents are based on a template that specifies line spacing of ____ and ____ points of spacing after each paragraph.
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89.  If you turn on the display of nonprinting characters, a line that ends with Shift + Enter displays a(n) ____ at the end of the line.
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90.  In the Syles window of the Styles dialog box, styles followed by the paragraph symbol and the a character (¶a) apply
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91.  You will find the Cut, Copy, and Paste buttons in the ____ group of the ____ tab.
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92.  Which of the following is not one of the options available in the Paste Options button?
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93.  You can move text in a Word document by drgging it with the mouse, or you can copy the text by dragging it while holding down the ____ key.
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94.  How many items can you copy to the Clipboard task pane?
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95.  To copy an item already in the Clipboard task pane into your Word document, begin by
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96.  One choice, available from the Options button in the Clipboard task pane, is to display the task pane when
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97.  Which of the following is not one of Word's default settings?
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98.  A document theme is a set of formatting choices relating to a set of
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99.  In which tab would you find the Themes group?
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100.  In which group on the Page Layout tab would you find the Watermark, Page Color, and Page Border buttons?
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101.  What happens when you choose a color from the Page Color button?
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102.  When you clcik the Blank Page button in the Pages group, where is the blank page added?
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103.  What is the keyboard shortcut for inserting a page break?
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104.  The Page Number button in the Headers and Footers group contains three options for the placement of page numbers. Which of the following is not one of those options?
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105.  What happens when you click the Edit Header option on the Header button
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106.  Which button in Word 2010 allows you to include a reference in a research paper or report?
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107.  The easiest way to make a research paper reference available for repeated use is to
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108.  The Insert Citation button is found in the
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109.  To remove the header from the first page of a document with a previously created header,
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110.  To cite a page number in a direct quotation, 
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111.  An alphabetic list of the books, journal articles, web pages, or any other sources referenced in a document is called a/ an
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112.  To insert a works cited page, start by clicking the
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113.  How are changes to a cited source updated?
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114.  Which function can not be managed in the Manage Sources dialog box?
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115.  According to the MLA standarts, how should the second, and subsequent lines of cited works appear?
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116.  The Click & Type feature, described in section 3 allows you to quickly
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117.  Which of the following is not one of the choices in the vertical alignment option in the page setup dialog box?
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118.  The Clipart button is located in the
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119.  Options for creating envelopes and labels are located in this tab
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120.  If you open the Envelopes & Labels dialog box in a document containing a name and address, what does Word do with the name and address?
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121.  Which of the following tasks can you not do in the Envelope Options dialog box?
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122.  Which the Word 2010 Labels feature, you can 
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123.  In which group of the Mailings tab will you find the Labels button?
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124.  If you want to customize the default setting on your labels, you would click the ____ in the Label Options dialog box.
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125.  Ctrl + V is the keyboard shortcut for
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