3/4 Computer Assessment

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3/4 Computer Assessment

To test where 3/4 are in computer literacy and usage.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The CPU is the
    • A. 

      Place you see images

    • B. 

      The brains of the computer

    • C. 

      Place to plug in headphones

  • 2. 
    The monitor
    • A. 

      Lets you hear sound

    • B. 

      Watches you

    • C. 

      Shows you images and text

  • 3. 
    The keyboard
    • A. 

      Is how you enter text

    • B. 

      Lets you draw pictures

    • C. 

      Play CDs

  • 4. 
    The hour glass on the screen means you should
    • A. 

      Exit out of Internet Explorer

    • B. 

      You should shut down the computer

    • C. 

      Stop and wait

  • 5. 
    When typing or keying, we always keep our fingers on
    • A. 

      Home base

    • B. 

      Home row

    • C. 

      Anywhere on the keyboard

  • 6. 
    It is important to have good posture when you type.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    When we type, we try to look at the keyboard as much as possible,
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What are the two steps in starting a computer?
    • A. 

      Pressing CTRL + ALT + DEL

    • B. 

      Using the mouse to select "Start"

    • C. 

      Pressing the power buttons on both the computer and the monitor

    • D. 

      Double-clicking the Internet Explorer icon

  • 9. 
    How do you properly turn off a computer?
    • A. 

      Press the power buttons

    • B. 

      Go to the start menu, select "shut down" or "turn off"

    • C. 

      Get somebody else to do it for me

  • 10. 
    What are these called?
    • A. 

      Buttons

    • B. 

      Pictures

    • C. 

      Icons

  • 11. 
    This picture is called:
    • A. 

      A window

    • B. 

      The desktop

    • C. 

      Windows XP

    • D. 

      Screen

  • 12. 
    What are other functions and applications found on computers?
    • A. 

      Calculator and games

    • B. 

      Paint, KidPix, and Notepad

    • C. 

      Photoshop and Windows Media Player

    • D. 

      All of the above are correct.

  • 13. 
    What type of site is www.Google.com?
    • A. 

      That site does not exist.

    • B. 

      It is a "popular" search engine.

    • C. 

      It is a social networking place.

  • 14. 
    The three most popular applications of Microsoft Office are:
    • A. 

      Word, Excel, and Powerpoint.

    • B. 

      Word, Internet Explorer, Excel

    • C. 

      Excel, Google, and PowerPoint

    • D. 

      Paint, My Computer and Word

  • 15. 
    The best way to move some text to another part of an essay would be to:
    • A. 

      Delete the text and re-type it.

    • B. 

      Highlight the text, and then drag it into place with the mouse.

    • C. 

      Highlight the text, and press the up or down arrows to move it.

    • D. 

      Highlight the text, right-click, and use the "Cut and Paste" functions.