6th Grade Technology Terms - 3rd Trimester

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6th Grade Technology Terms - 3rd Trimester

Test your knowledge of common technology terms.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A copy of a file or a disk you  make for archiving purposes.
    • A. 

      Folder

    • B. 

      File

    • C. 

      Scroll

    • D. 

      Backup

  • 2. 
    In printing from a computer, to print vertically on the page.
    • A. 

      Landscape

    • B. 

      Portrait

    • C. 

      Dock

    • D. 

      Orientation

  • 3. 
    In a spreadsheet program, a rectangular box where you can put numbers, text, or formulas.
    • A. 

      Box

    • B. 

      Side

    • C. 

      Cell

    • D. 

      Margin set

  • 4. 
      1. The bar at the bottom of the keyboard. Pressing it inserts a space character in your text.
    • A. 

      Space bar

    • B. 

      Tab

    • C. 

      Return key

    • D. 

      Process

  • 5. 
    Pieces of information
    • A. 

      Numbers

    • B. 

      Gigabyte

    • C. 

      Insertion point

    • D. 

      Data

  • 6. 
    A typeface that contains the characters of an alphabet or some other letterforms.
    • A. 

      Font

    • B. 

      Process

    • C. 

      Style

    • D. 

      Letters

  • 7. 
    A command that reverses the last change a user made to a file.
    • A. 

      Insertion

    • B. 

      Undo

    • C. 

      Paste

    • D. 

      Copy

  • 8. 
    A system of organization of icons on a screen.
    • A. 

      Desktop

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      Dock

    • D. 

      Menu bar

  • 9. 
    A band at the side and bottom of a program window used to move through and across a document.
    • A. 

      Scroll

    • B. 

      Toolbar

    • C. 

      Scroll bar

    • D. 

      Blue band

  • 10. 
    A power strip that has circuits designed to reduce the effects of surge in electrical power.
    • A. 

      Power strip

    • B. 

      Surge suppressor

    • C. 

      Input device

    • D. 

      Circuit breaker

  • 11. 
    To move smoothly vertically through and horizontally across document pages.
    • A. 

      Drag

    • B. 

      Scroll

    • C. 

      Input device

    • D. 

      Scroll bar

  • 12. 
    A location you create to store multiple files
    • A. 

      Memory

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      File

    • D. 

      Folder

  • 13. 
    Explanations available on the computer screen about the various icons, tools, and how to use the computer.
    • A. 

      Help

    • B. 

      Data

    • C. 

      Columns

    • D. 

      Pop up window

  • 14. 
    The actual location of a Web page or set of linked Web pages available on the World Wide Web.
    • A. 

      Web site

    • B. 

      Formatting

    • C. 

      World wide web

    • D. 

      Uniform resource locator

  • 15. 
    An on screen message box that appears when the Mac requires additional information before completing a command.
    • A. 

      Help

    • B. 

      Dialogue Box

    • C. 

      Output device

    • D. 

      Pop up window

  • 16. 
    A vertical or horizontal strip of icons that activate common program commands.
    • A. 

      Keyboard shortcuts

    • B. 

      Toolbar

    • C. 

      Command

    • D. 

      Menu Bar

  • 17. 
    Electronic communication sent over the Internet.
    • A. 

      Program

    • B. 

      Email

    • C. 

      Process

    • D. 

      Podcast

  • 18. 
    The global address of documents and other resources on the World Wide Web.
    • A. 

      Uniform Resource Locator

    • B. 

      Web Site

    • C. 

      World Wide Web

    • D. 

      Markup Language

  • 19. 
    To remove part of an image.
    • A. 

      Cancel

    • B. 

      Crop

    • C. 

      Command

    • D. 

      Cut

  • 20. 
    A portion of a computer screen where a file can be displayed within set boundaries.
    • A. 

      Multitask

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      Window

    • D. 

      Exit

  • 21. 
    Data that is arranged vertically..
    • A. 

      Landscape

    • B. 

      Column

    • C. 

      Portrait

    • D. 

      Row

  • 22. 
    A navigation system that uses a special language called hypertext to connect millions of Web pages stored on servers around the world.
    • A. 

      URL

    • B. 

      Website

    • C. 

      World Wide Web

    • D. 

      Toolbar

  • 23. 
    Running more than one application in memory at the same time.
    • A. 

      Storage

    • B. 

      Multitask

    • C. 

      Application

    • D. 

      Memory

  • 24. 
    To make an image larger by "zooming" in.
    • A. 

      Keyboard shortcuts

    • B. 

      Resize

    • C. 

      Zoom

    • D. 

      Size Increase

  • 25. 
    A window that appears when you select an option with your mouse or press a special function key. It usually has a list of commands and stays on the screen until you select one.
    • A. 

      Dialogue Box

    • B. 

      Window

    • C. 

      Popup window

    • D. 

      Operating System

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