C015 Computer Concepts

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 63

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Computer Concept Quizzes & Trivia

Basic Computer Concepts


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which is not an Operating System?
    • A. 

      Linux

    • B. 

      Windows XP

    • C. 

      Yahoo

    • D. 

      Snow Leopard

  • 2. 
    Select input device(s) from the list.
    • A. 

      Microphone

    • B. 

      Printer

    • C. 

      Keyboard

    • D. 

      Speaker

    • E. 

      Scanner

  • 3. 
     This part stores data, programs, settings, and the operating system while the computer is off. 
    • A. 

      CPU

    • B. 

      CD-ROM

    • C. 

      RAM

    • D. 

      Hard Drive

  • 4. 
    Three main things which a computer performs.
    • A. 

      Input

    • B. 

      Save

    • C. 

      Output

    • D. 

      Process

    • E. 

      Reboot

  • 5. 
    This is a type of computer that is required to be set up on a table or desk.
    • A. 

      Ipad

    • B. 

      Laptop

    • C. 

      Netbook

    • D. 

      Desktop

  • 6. 
    This part does all calculations, moving and processing of information in a computer.
    • A. 

      CPU

    • B. 

      IBM

    • C. 

      RAM

    • D. 

      Hard Drive

  • 7. 
    This device allows the user to record or send their voice into the computer.
    • A. 

      Monitor

    • B. 

      Microphone

    • C. 

      Output

    • D. 

      Speaker

  • 8. 
    This input device will allow the user to move the pointer on the screen.
    • A. 

      Mouse

    • B. 

      Scanner

    • C. 

      Scroll bar

    • D. 

      Tablet PC

  • 9. 
    Another name for all the parts of a computer.
    • A. 

      Process

    • B. 

      Hardware

    • C. 

      Monitor

    • D. 

      Software

  • 10. 
    This part allows the user to hear sound from the computer.
    • A. 

      Digital board

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Phone

    • D. 

      Speaker

  • 11. 
    This computer is small enough to fit on your lap and is very portable.
    • A. 

      Laptop

    • B. 

      Netbook

    • C. 

      Desktop

    • D. 

      Tablet PC

  • 12. 
    A name for a small picture or image representing a folder or a program.
    • A. 

      Graphic

    • B. 

      Icon

    • C. 

      Software

    • D. 

      Desktop

  • 13. 
    This is a flat input device that usually sits in front of the monitor.
    • A. 

      Keyboard

    • B. 

      Keyskin

    • C. 

      Mouse

    • D. 

      Numeric pad

  • 14. 
    This memory is for short term storage and is lost when the computer is turned off.
    • A. 

      Eprom

    • B. 

      Flash disk

    • C. 

      Hard drive

    • D. 

      RAM

  • 15. 
    This part sends signals to other parts of the computer to tell them what to do.
    • A. 

      CPU

    • B. 

      Motherboard

    • C. 

      Cache

    • D. 

      Hard drive

  • 16. 
    Another name for computer programs and information.
    • A. 

      Output

    • B. 

      Process

    • C. 

      Software

    • D. 

      CPU

  • 17. 
    This type of computer generally controls many other computers.
    • A. 

      Laptop

    • B. 

      Server

    • C. 

      Personal Computer

    • D. 

      Work station

  • 18. 
    Which is not an external disk drive?
    • A. 

      Floppy

    • B. 

      HDD

    • C. 

      DVD

    • D. 

      CD

  • 19. 
    The term used to denote resolutions on a computer screen.
  • 20. 
    Quality of printer output is denoted by the term ______   ______    _______ [DPI]