7th And 8th Grade Computer Trivia Quiz 2020

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7th And 8th Grade Computer Trivia Quiz 2020

The knowledge of how computers work is essential in the world today since almost every sector relies on computers. How good are you when it comes to remembering what you learned in 7th and 8th grade when it comes to computers? Worry not as the trivia quiz 2020 below is perfect for refreshing your memory. Give it a shot and see how well you will do!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    MS Word is a software program that we use for word processing.  Why will learning how to use this program help you in your education?
    • A. 

      I will be able to make slide show presentations.

    • B. 

      I can create a video with this program.

    • C. 

      I will be able to prepare well-structured and correctly formatted essays and reports.

  • 2. 
    The "home row" keys on the keyboard are where your fingers are positioned and rest, and are considered anchors so you can always tell where you are on the keyboard when typing.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    What is the usual and best font to use in a standard, formal report in MS Word?
    • A. 

      12 pt. font for most text, easy to read and black.

    • B. 

      The biggest you get fit on the page.

    • C. 

      Something fancy and colorful.

    • D. 

      8 or 9 pt font is small, but works okay.

  • 4. 
    You can use the Internet to do many things, including... (check all that apply)
    • A. 

      Playing games.

    • B. 

      Communicating with friends.

    • C. 

      Researching topics.

    • D. 

      Doing your chores.

  • 5. 
    When you post something on the Internet like a picture, you can always get it back by deleting it so no one else can ever see it. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    We watched a Brainpop video about Cloud Computing.  Google Drive is an example of creating and storing files in the "cloud."
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is a safe piece of information for young teens to share online and how can teens protect their profiles?
    • A. 

      Your phone number and where you live.

    • B. 

      The name of your school and make your profile publish to all. the name of your school

    • C. 

      Your first name is okay but don't share things that are too personal.

  • 8. 
    School-Loop is a website that allows you to do the following things: (check all that apply) 
    • A. 

      Get to your assignments and turn in work through "dropbox."

    • B. 

      Get to your school schedule and go to course websites.

    • C. 

      Get to your grades and check your progress.

    • D. 

      Communicate through Loop-Mail with your teachers, parents, and other students.

  • 9. 
    What does plagiarism mean?
    • A. 

      To quote someone and then not tell who it is from

    • B. 

      An act of copying the ideas or words of another person without giving credit to that person

    • C. 

      The act of stating or implying that another person’s work is your own

    • D. 

      To summarize someone's ideas or information, and then give them credit in your bibliography

  • 10. 
    What are some of the advantages/benefits of using a Google Drive?
    • A. 

      Google files can be used anywhere there is Internet access.

    • B. 

      Files can be uploaded from other sources like Word and Powerpoint.

    • C. 

      There are lots of games.

    • D. 

      Files can be easily shared with others.

  • 11. 
    If the author of an article allows his emotions to affect his writing, the article probably won't be unbiased. What does “unbiased" mean?
    • A. 

      Fair

    • B. 

      Convincing

    • C. 

      Correct grammar

  • 12. 
    The language of computers is binary code.  It communicates information using off and on switches, made up of 0 and 1.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The Internet is a very large network connecting millions of computers around the world.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Transistors are to Computers, as _______________ are to a house. (Hint:  Possible answers - neighborhoods, rooms, bricks)
  • 15. 
    Computer programming is basically a set of instructions for your computer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False