Test Your Knowledge On Hardware And Software!

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4th Grade Quizzes & Trivia

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. All the best!


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

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Mouse

    • D. 

      RAM

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

      CD-ROM

    • B. 

      Disk Drive

    • C. 

      Monitor

    • D. 

      Cursor

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

      Printer

    • B. 

      Modem

    • C. 

      Mouse

    • D. 

      ROM

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

      Modem

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Hardware

    • D. 

      Network

  • 5. 
    Used to enter data, information, and instructions.
    • A. 

      CD ROM

    • B. 

      Keyboard

    • C. 

      Mouse

    • D. 

      Network

  • 6. 
    Produces a paper copy.
    • A. 

      Keyboard

    • B. 

      RAM

    • C. 

      Printer

    • D. 

      Cursor

  • 7. 
    Displays text and graphics.
    • A. 

      Monitor

    • B. 

      Disk Drive

    • C. 

      RAM

    • D. 

      Keyboard

  • 8. 
    Programs that tell the computer what to do
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Modem

    • C. 

      Printer

    • D. 

      Software

  • 9. 
    What do the letters ROM stand for?
  • 10. 
    What do the letters RAM stand for?
  • 11. 
    Information the user enters, changes and retrieves.  It is lost when the computer is turned off.
    • A. 

      ROM

    • B. 

      Memory

    • C. 

      RAM

    • D. 

      Network

  • 12. 
    Stored information the user cannot change.  Built into the computer and remains after the computer is turned off.
    • A. 

      ROM

    • B. 

      RAM

    • C. 

      Network

    • D. 

      Keyboard

  • 13. 
    Electronic Storage used by the computer
    • A. 

      CD ROM

    • B. 

      Memory

    • C. 

      Cursor

    • D. 

      Mouse

  • 14. 
    A Disk that can only be read from and not written to
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      Disk Drive

    • D. 

      CD ROM

  • 15. 
    Flashing Symbol on the Computer Screen
    • A. 

      Cursor

    • B. 

      Mouse

    • C. 

      Printer

    • D. 

      Software

  • 16. 
    Links your Computer to other computers and information services.
    • A. 

      Network

    • B. 

      Modem

    • C. 

      Printer

    • D. 

      Keyboard

  • 17. 
    What do the letters CD ROM stand for?