Ultimate Basic Computer Test: Quiz!

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Ultimate Basic Computer Test: Quiz!

Are you ready for your basic computer test? This quiz can help you to prepare. Some of the computer's most basic functions include moving the cursor on-screen with the mouse or touchpad. Clicking, right-clicking, and double-clicking the mouse is the way to navigate the computer screen. Learning basic computer skills can be difficult, but it is so important to have this knowledge. Passing this quiz is just a mouse click away.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How do you open a program such as Microsoft Word when there are no icons on the desktop?
    • A. 

      Right click to reveal all icons.

    • B. 

      Restart the computer.

    • C. 

      It is not possible to open program if no icons are on the desktop.

    • D. 

      Cick the start button and select program from the menu.

  • 2. 
    How do you minimize or maximize a program in Windows?
    • A. 

      Right click on the mouse.

    • B. 

      Go to "File" and select minimize or maximize.

    • C. 

      Top right corner, dash or square.

    • D. 

      This function can not be done.

  • 3. 
    How do you close a window on your desktop?
    • A. 

      Go to "File" and select "Close".

    • B. 

      Press the "Ctrl" key on the keyboard.

    • C. 

      Use the mouse to press the button with the "X" in it at the top right corner of the screen.

    • D. 

      Use the mouse to press the button with the _ in it at the top right corner of the screen.

  • 4. 
    A word processing file can be attached to an e-mail message?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

    • C. 

      Depends on what type of file.

    • D. 

      Only to select email addresses.

  • 5. 
    What does the "Reply to All" e-mail function do?
    • A. 

      It will generate a reply message to all of the recipients of the message.

    • B. 

      It will send a reply message to every entry in your address book.

    • C. 

      It will generate a reply message only to the sender of the message.

    • D. 

      This function is not possible.

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is an example of an e-mail address?
  • 7. 
    Which two websites offer free email service?
    • A. 

      Yahoo and Amazon

    • B. 

      Yahoo and Google

    • C. 

      I-Tunes and Twitter

    • D. 

      Library website and Hotmail

  • 8. 
    "Desktop" is a computer term that refers to?
    • A. 

      Something that is for the computer programmer only.

    • B. 

      The part of your work area where the computer monitor sits.

    • C. 

      The initial screen showing icons for folders, applications and files.

    • D. 

      The desk that your computer is stationed on.

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