6th Grade Technology Vocab

25 Questions | Total Attempts: 190

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6th Grade Quizzes & Trivia

The world is becoming more and more technology centered and this has led to the introduction of technology to learners in school so as to improve their awareness and help them become innovative when it comes to technology. Do you remember any of the technical terms we have covered so far in sixth grade? Take up this test and get to find out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The worldwide computer network. Also known as the Word Wide Web.            
    • A. 

      Internet

    • B. 

      File

    • C. 

      Font

    • D. 

      Cursor

  • 2. 
    A small picture or image that represents an object or program on the computer.
    • A. 

      Modem

    • B. 

      Network

    • C. 

      Icon

    • D. 

      Font

  • 3. 
    A collection of data saved on a computer.
    • A. 

      Network

    • B. 

      Internet

    • C. 

      File

    • D. 

      CPU

  • 4. 
    A specific style and size of type; typeface.
    • A. 

      File

    • B. 

      Font

    • C. 

      Hardware

    • D. 

      Modem

  • 5. 
    An indicator on a display. Place the _________ where you are typing.
    • A. 

      File

    • B. 

      Font

    • C. 

      Cursor

    • D. 

      Software

  • 6. 
    Part of the computer that allows your computer to connect to the Internet.
    • A. 

      Modem

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      Scanner

    • D. 

      Icon

  • 7. 
    A group of computers connected together to allow sharing of information.
    • A. 

      Network

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      Desktop

    • D. 

      Icon

  • 8. 
    The physical parts of a computer.
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Files

    • D. 

      Font

  • 9. 
    Programs that operate on a computer.
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Cursor

    • D. 

      Screen

  • 10. 
     Temporary memory used by a computer to organize information while it is on.
    • A. 

      RAM

    • B. 

      CPU

    • C. 

      Modem

    • D. 

      File

  • 11. 
    A hardware device that is connected to a computer.
    • A. 

      Peripheral

    • B. 

      Network

    • C. 

      Desktop

    • D. 

      Cursor

  • 12. 
    Hidden code that makes a computer malfunction.
    • A. 

      Virus

    • B. 

      CPU

    • C. 

      RAM

    • D. 

      Cursor

  • 13. 
    The way a person acts while online.
    • A. 

      Netiquette

    • B. 

      Peripheral

    • C. 

      Software

    • D. 

      Network

  • 14. 
    A software program used to access the Interent.
    • A. 

      Browser

    • B. 

      Network

    • C. 

      Modem

    • D. 

      Monitor

  • 15. 
    Used to store a collection of files on a computer.
    • A. 

      Folder

    • B. 

      Modem

    • C. 

      Browser

    • D. 

      Network

  • 16. 
    A computer program or chart for numerical data and charts.
    • A. 

      Spreadsheet

    • B. 

      Browser

    • C. 

      File

    • D. 

      Folder

  • 17. 
    The act of claiming another persons work as your own.
    • A. 

      Netiquette

    • B. 

      Bullying

    • C. 

      Plagiarism

    • D. 

      Document

  • 18. 
    An electronic text file typed on a computer.
    • A. 

      Document

    • B. 

      Folder

    • C. 

      Icon

    • D. 

      Desktop

  • 19. 
    Abbreviation of other name for a web address.
    • A. 

      URL

    • B. 

      RAM

    • C. 

      CPU

  • 20. 
    A word or phrase needed to get past security on a web page.
    • A. 

      Password

    • B. 

      Icon

    • C. 

      Modem

    • D. 

      File

  • 21. 
    Unwanted commercial emails sent in bulk to many addresses.
    • A. 

      Spam

    • B. 

      File

    • C. 

      Browser

    • D. 

      Cursor

  • 22. 
    Mail sent or received by computer.
    • A. 

      E-mail

    • B. 

      Document

    • C. 

      Multimedia

    • D. 

      Plagiarism

  • 23. 
    Using more than one method of communication, usually involving technology.
    • A. 

      Multimedia

    • B. 

      Plagiarism

    • C. 

      Netiquette

    • D. 

      E-mail

  • 24. 
    A set of connected pages on the Internet.
    • A. 

      Website

    • B. 

      Document

    • C. 

      File

    • D. 

      Network

  • 25. 
    An online document that uses hypertext to display information.
    • A. 

      Web page

    • B. 

      File

    • C. 

      Folder

    • D. 

      Modem