3rd Grade Input And Output Quiz

Approved & Edited by ProProfs Editorial Team
The editorial team at ProProfs Quizzes consists of a select group of subject experts, trivia writers, and quiz masters who have authored over 10,000 quizzes taken by more than 100 million users. This team includes our in-house seasoned quiz moderators and subject matter experts. Our editorial experts, spread across the world, are rigorously trained using our comprehensive guidelines to ensure that you receive the highest quality quizzes.
Learn about Our Editorial Process
| By Jrowe
J
Jrowe
Community Contributor
Quizzes Created: 8 | Total Attempts: 3,929
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 1,337

SettingsSettingsSettings
3rd Grade Input And Output Quiz - Quiz

A computer is able to operate only if there is input and output. There are different input and output devices which we got to cover in our previous classes. The test below is designed for third graders willing to test out their knowledge of the two. Why don’t you give it a try and see what awaits you in the midterm exams?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Anything that puts information into a computer is an:

    • A.

      Input device

    • B.

      Output device

    Correct Answer
    A. Input device
    Explanation
    An input device is any device that allows users to input data or instructions into a computer for processing. It can include devices such as keyboards, mice, scanners, and touchscreens. These devices enable users to interact with the computer and provide it with the necessary information. In this case, since the question states "Anything that puts information into a computer," it clearly refers to an input device.

    Rate this question:

  • 2. 

    Anything that can display information is an:

    • A.

      Input device

    • B.

      Output device

    Correct Answer
    B. Output device
    Explanation
    An output device is any device that can display or present information to the user. This can include devices such as monitors, printers, speakers, and projectors. These devices receive data from a computer or other device and present it visually, audibly, or in some other form to the user. Therefore, anything that can display information can be categorized as an output device.

    Rate this question:

  • 3. 

    What type of device is a printer?

    • A.

      Input

    • B.

      Output

    Correct Answer
    B. Output
    Explanation
    A printer is a type of device that produces output by printing text or images onto paper or other media. It takes input in the form of digital data and converts it into physical output, typically in the form of hard copies. Printers are commonly used for various purposes such as printing documents, photos, or labels. They are an essential tool for transferring digital information onto a tangible format.

    Rate this question:

  • 4. 

    What type of device are speakers?

    • A.

      Input

    • B.

      Output

    Correct Answer
    B. Output
    Explanation
    Speakers are considered an output device because they receive electrical signals from a device such as a computer or a smartphone and convert them into sound waves that can be heard by humans. They do not generate any input or process information, but rather produce audio output for the user to hear.

    Rate this question:

  • 5. 

    What type of device is a digital camera?

    • A.

      Input

    • B.

      Output

    Correct Answer
    A. Input
  • 6. 

    What type of device is a mouse?

    • A.

      Input

    • B.

      Output

    Correct Answer
    A. Input
    Explanation
    A mouse is a type of input device used with computers. It is typically an external device that allows a user to interact with a computer's graphical user interface (GUI) by moving a pointer on the screen and selecting objects or text.

    Rate this question:

  • 7. 

    What type of device is a keyboard?

    • A.

      Input

    • B.

      Output

    Correct Answer
    A. Input
    Explanation
    A keyboard is a type of input device. It allows the user to input data, commands, and instructions into a computer or other electronic device by pressing keys. The keys on a keyboard are used to type letters, numbers, symbols, and perform various functions. Therefore, the correct answer is "input" as a keyboard is primarily used for inputting information into a device.

    Rate this question:

  • 8. 

    What type of device is a monitor?

    • A.

      Input

    • B.

      Output

    Correct Answer
    B. Output
    Explanation
    A monitor is a type of device that displays visual output from a computer or other electronic device. It is used to visually present information, images, videos, and graphics to the user. Monitors come in various sizes, resolutions, and technologies such as LCD, LED, and OLED. They are commonly used in conjunction with computers, gaming consoles, televisions, and other devices to provide a visual representation of the output being produced.

    Rate this question:

  • 9. 

    Which input device can takes picture or text information and puts it into the computer?

    • A.

      Printer

    • B.

      Scanner

    • C.

      Digital Camera

    • D.

      Answer option 4

    Correct Answer
    B. Scanner
    Explanation
    A scanner is an input device that can take pictures or text information and transfer it into a computer. It uses optical technology to capture images or text from physical documents and converts them into digital format. This allows the computer to store, edit, and manipulate the scanned information. Scanners are commonly used in offices, libraries, and other settings where physical documents need to be digitized for various purposes.

    Rate this question:

  • 10. 

    Please check off all of the output devices

    • A.

      Printer

    • B.

      Mouse

    • C.

      Keyboard

    • D.

      Headphones

    • E.

      Monitor

    • F.

      Scanner

    • G.

      Digital Camera

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Printer
    D. Headphones
    E. Monitor
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Printer, Headphones, and Monitor because these devices are all examples of output devices. An output device is any device that receives information from a computer and displays or presents it to the user in some form. A printer is used to produce hard copies of documents or images, headphones are used to listen to audio output, and a monitor is used to display visual output.

    Rate this question:

Quiz Review Timeline +

Our quizzes are rigorously reviewed, monitored and continuously updated by our expert board to maintain accuracy, relevance, and timeliness.

  • Current Version
  • Oct 17, 2023
    Quiz Edited by
    ProProfs Editorial Team
  • Oct 04, 2012
    Quiz Created by
    Jrowe
Back to Top Back to top
Advertisement
×

Wait!
Here's an interesting quiz for you.

We have other quizzes matching your interest.