6th Grade Technology Test

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6th Grade Technology Test - Quiz

Technology as we know it keeps on changing and it is up to us to ensure we understand them before we use them. How well do you think you understood technology class this semester? Take up the quiz below and see if you are ready for the exam and move on to the next grade


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Plagiarism is __________________.
    • A. 

      Copying someone's work without giving them credit.

    • B. 

      Copying someone's work, but you give them credit for it.

    • C. 

      The act of linking your web page to another person's web page.

  • 2. 
    Which of the following personal information is safe to share on a web site like Face Book?
    • A. 

      Age and home town

    • B. 

      Full name and school

    • C. 

      Screen name only

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is legal when you buy a music CD?
    • A. 

      You can burn copies of it and give it to your friends.

    • B. 

      You can load it on all your friends computers or iPods.

    • C. 

      You can load it on one computer and iPod only.

  • 4. 
    You are going to give a speech in class about a college in the United States. You decide you will use a computer and projector to demonstrate with words and pictures what you learned. Which of these software programs would be the best to use?
    • A. 

      Graphic Organizer (Inspiration)

    • B. 

      Presentation (PowerPoint)

    • C. 

      Spreadsheet (Excel)

  • 5. 
    Software that can be used to add or average numbers arranged in rows and columns is called____________.
    • A. 

      Word Processing (Word)

    • B. 

      Presentation (PowerPoint)

    • C. 

      Spreadsheet (Excel)

  • 6. 
    You want to brainstorm ideas for a essay. Which of these programs would be best for this?
    • A. 

      Graphic Organizer (Inspiration)

    • B. 

      Presentation (PowerPoint)

    • C. 

      Word Processing (Word)

  • 7. 
    You need to publish a written report. Which software would you use?
    • A. 

      Spreadsheet (Excel)

    • B. 

      Web Browser

    • C. 

      Word Processing (Word)

  • 8. 
    If you needed a graph for your science fair project, which tool would be best to use?
    • A. 

      Word Processing (Word)

    • B. 

      Spreadsheet (Excel)

    • C. 

      Graphic Organizer (Inspiration)

  • 9. 
    What is a web browser?
    • A. 

      Something you would use to add numbers up.

    • B. 

      Something you would use to find a spider.

    • C. 

      Something you could use to search for things on the internet.

  • 10. 
    What does .gov in an email or web address mean?
    • A. 

      An organization

    • B. 

      A commercial company

    • C. 

      A United States government facility

  • 11. 
    What does .com in an email or web address mean?
    • A. 

      An organization

    • B. 

      A commercial company

    • C. 

      An educational institution

  • 12. 
    What does .edu in an email or web address mean?
    • A. 

      An educational institution

    • B. 

      An organization

    • C. 

      A United States government facility

  • 13. 
    What makes up the binary code?
    • A. 

      Electronic communication made of sound and light waves.

    • B. 

      Numerical representation of information using 1s and 0s.

    • C. 

      A data storage device that saves information

  • 14. 
    What does CD-ROM stand for?
    • A. 

      Computer Disc Run On Machine

    • B. 

      Component Disk Read On Music

    • C. 

      Compact Disc Read Only Memory

  • 15. 
    Which of the following is an input device?
    • A. 

      Printer

    • B. 

      Scanner

    • C. 

      Speakers

  • 16. 
    Which of the following is an output device?
    • A. 

      Keyboard

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      Mouse

  • 17. 
    What could you use to store and move data from one computer to another?
    • A. 

      Mouse

    • B. 

      Power Cord

    • C. 

      USB Drive

  • 18. 
    What are good things to have in a password?
    • A. 

      Numbers, symbols and letters

    • B. 

      Your pet's name.

    • C. 

      Your phone number

  • 19. 
    OS stands for ______________.
    • A. 

      Open System

    • B. 

      Operating System

    • C. 

      Only Save

  • 20. 
    A box you enter information in a spreadsheet is called a _____________.
    • A. 

      Window

    • B. 

      Dialog box

    • C. 

      Cell

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