Can You Pass This Basic Hardware And Software Quiz?

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Can You Pass This Basic Hardware And Software Quiz?

All of us use Computers in daily life, but how much of you are aware of the technical terms, about their hardware and software. So are you a Techno-Savvy? If you are, then try out this quiz. Read each definition and choose the appropriate answer. Please remember that each term is used only once. Good Luck!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Any part of the computer you can see or touch.
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Mouse

    • D. 

      Keyboard

  • 2. 
    Device that reads from and writes to a disk.
    • A. 

      Network

    • B. 

      Disk Drive

    • C. 

      CD ROM

    • D. 

      Memory

  • 3. 
    Hand held device used to move/select items on a screen.
    • A. 

      Monitor

    • B. 

      Printer

    • C. 

      Mouse

    • D. 

      Cursor

  • 4. 
    Groups of computers connected together that share information and or hardware.
    • A. 

      Modem

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Mouse

    • D. 

      Network

  • 5. 
    Electronic storage used by the computer
    • A. 

      Memory

    • B. 

      Disk Drive

    • C. 

      Hardware

    • D. 

      Monitor

  • 6. 
    Flashing symbol on the computer screen.
    • A. 

      Printer

    • B. 

      Memory

    • C. 

      Keyboard

    • D. 

      Cursor

  • 7. 
    Used to enter data, information, and instructions.
    • A. 

      Disk Drive

    • B. 

      CD ROM

    • C. 

      Keyboard

    • D. 

      Cursor

  • 8. 
    Produces a paper copy.
    • A. 

      Memory

    • B. 

      Printer

    • C. 

      Network

    • D. 

      Software

  • 9. 
    Displays text and graphics.
    • A. 

      Mouse

    • B. 

      Hardware

    • C. 

      Monitor

    • D. 

      Disk Drive

  • 10. 
    Programs that tell the computer what to do.
    • A. 

      Cursor

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Network

    • D. 

      Modem

  • 11. 
    What do the letters CD ROM stand for?