Basic Computer Skills Assessment Practice Quiz

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 202

Please wait...
Basic Computer Skills Assessment Quizzes & Trivia

Quiz is used to assessment participant basic computer skills

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How do you open a program such as Microsoft Word when there are not icons on the desktop?
    • A. 

      Right click to reveal all icons

    • B. 

      Click the start button and select program from the Menu

    • C. 

      Restart the Computer

  • 2. 
    How do you close a window on your desktop?
    • A. 

      Press the "Ctrl" key on the keyboard

    • B. 

      Go to the "file" and select "close"

    • C. 

      Use the mouse to press the button with the "x" in the top right corner of the screen

  • 3. 
    In your own words, please provide the step to save changes made to an existing document under a new name.
  • 4. 
    What does the "reply to all" e-mail function do?
    • A. 

      Send a reply message to every entry in your address book

    • B. 

      Generate a reply message only to the sender of the message

    • C. 

      Generate a reply message to all of the recipients of the message

  • 5. 
    Explain how you would save a file in an existing folder.
  • 6. 
    Explain the steps used to attach a file to outgoing email
  • 7. 
    Your manager has requested you send out communication explaining  the new policy for scheduling a car.  The new policy will take effect in 30 days.  The request must be submitted at least 24 hours in advance with the exception being extreme emergencies. Failure to follow the guidelines could result in loss of privileges. Draft an email that you would send out to all employees.
  • 8. 
    "Desktop" is a computer term that refers to?
    • A. 

      The initial screen showing icons for folders, applications and files

    • B. 

      Something that is for the computer programmer only.

    • C. 

      Part of your work area where the computer sits

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is not an example of an e-mail address
  • 10. 
    Name at least 3 functions offered in Microsoft Outlook that  that could make your work day more efficient.