Technical Proficiency Assessment

51 Questions  I  By Xtnq_tjay
Please take the quiz to rate it.

Technical Proficiency Assessment
This is a basic Technical Proficiency test to measure your knowledge about computers, the internet and other tech-related topics needed.

  
Changes are done, please start the quiz.


Questions and Answers Excerpt

Removing question excerpt is a premium feature

Upgrade and get a lot more done!
1.  1 MB is equivalent to 1000 KB
A.
B.
C.
D.
2.  Wireless internet connection means
A.
B.
C.
D.
3.  ________ is a software application for retrieving, presenting, and traversing information resources  on the World Wide Web
A.
B.
C.
D.
4.  To access internet explore thru the run field, you need to type
A.
B.
C.
D.
5.  The following special characters can be found in the keyboard ñ / Ñ
A.
B.
C.
D.
6.  Virus is to AntiVirus, Spyware is to Antispyware, Firewall is to __________
A.
B.
C.
D.
7.  In this example, www.yahoo.com, www stands for
A.
B.
C.
D.
8.  IP Address is:
A.
B.
C.
D.
9.  Electromagnetic Interfence or Radio Frequency Interference from electronic device can disrupt DSL  service
A.
B.
C.
D.
10.  A _______ is a modifier key on a keyboard, used to type capital letters and other alternate "upper" characters.
A.
B.
C.
D.
11.  ADSL has
A.
B.
C.
D.
12.  To transfer digital data or computer software from a computer or other digital device to a server or  another device is called
A.
B.
C.
D.
13.  The default word editor for an email client in Windows OS is
A.
B.
C.
D.
14.  In computers, WLAN can be located under network connections, what does WLAN refers to
A.
B.
C.
D.
15.  EMail is an abbreviation for
A.
B.
C.
D.
16.  HTTP is an abbreviation for
A.
B.
C.
D.
17.   ISP is an abbreviation for
A.
B.
C.
D.
18.  POTS stands for
A.
B.
C.
D.
19.  MAC Address is:
A.
B.
C.
D.
20.  A __________ is a part of a computer system or network that is designed to block unauthorized access while permitting authorized communications. It is a device or set of devices that is configured to permit  or deny network transmissions based upon a set of rules and other criteria.
A.
B.
C.
D.
21.  Wireless internet is not the same as WiFi
A.
B.
C.
D.
22.  Which file types can be downloaded from the internet?
A.
B.
C.
D.
23.  Broadband is defined as 
A.
B.
C.
D.
24.  ID10T error refers to:
A.
B.
C.
D.
25.  Clicking the X in the upper right corner of a window in Windows will result in what action?
A.
B.
C.
D.
26.  In order to connect wirelessly, your computer should have
A.
B.
C.
D.
27.  One way of connecting multiple computers in a DSL service is to use
A.
B.
C.
D.
28.  Which of the following is an email clien?
A.
B.
C.
D.
29.  In a DSL environment, Hub is
A.
B.
C.
D.
30.  USB is an abbreviation for
A.
B.
C.
D.
31.  These are ads that appear without your request usually on top of the information that you want to  view
A.
B.
C.
D.
32.  Transfer a file or program from a central computer to a smaller computer or to a computer at a remote location
A.
B.
C.
D.
33.  ________ is the main graphical user interface of an operating system, usually displaying icons,  windows and background wallpaper;
A.
B.
C.
D.
34.  What is a spam?
A.
B.
C.
D.
35.  Ethernet is the same as Telephone cable
A.
B.
C.
D.
36.  _________ is the address of a web page on the world wide web
A.
B.
C.
D.
37.  DSL stands for:
A.
B.
C.
D.
38.  _________ is an e-mail service intended to be primarily accessed via a web browser
A.
B.
C.
D.
39.  Macintosh computers has Windows OS by default
A.
B.
C.
D.
40.  MODEM can be defined as
A.
B.
C.
D.
41.  Pressing Alt key and ______ key will close an application
A.
B.
C.
D.
42.  Example of an antivirus program is
A.
B.
C.
D.
43.  __________ is a computer software that can be installed on computers and collect little bits of information at a time about users without their knowledge or consent. 
A.
B.
C.
D.
44.  A computer program that is designed to replicate itself by copying itself into the other programs stored in a computer. It may be benign or have a negative effect, such as causing a program to operate incorrectly or corrupting a computer's memory.
A.
B.
C.
D.
45.  On the answers below, one is a secure site
A.
B.
C.
D.
46.  Where do you type the URL of a website in a internet browser to get the desired page?
A.
B.
C.
D.
47.  Can a Dial up service be wireless?
A.
B.
C.
D.
48.  Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP second Edition are
A.
B.
C.
D.
49.  ______ is the primary text input device
A.
B.
C.
D.
50.  WiFi Hotspot refers to
A.
B.
C.
D.
51.  .com, .net, .gov, .mil., .us, .org, .com, .edu  are
A.
B.
C.
D.
Back to top

Removing ad is a premium feature

Upgrade and get a lot more done!
Take Another Quiz
We have sent an email with your new password.