Computer Applications Terms Quiz 2

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Computer Applications Terms Quiz 2 - Quiz

Read each definition then select the appropriate term for the given definition. This is a multiple choice quiz. You will be given one minute per question.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Any hardware component that allows you to enter data, programs, commands and user responses. Example (keyboard, mouse, ect.)
    • A. 

      Input Device

    • B. 

      Output Device

    • C. 

      Data

    • D. 

      Random Access Memory

  • 2. 
    Of or relating to a logical combinatorial system treating variables, such as propositions and computer logic elements, through the operators AND, OR, NOT, and XOR:
    • A. 

      Operating System

    • B. 

      Boolean Logic

    • C. 

      Random Access memory

    • D. 

      Gigabyte

  • 3. 
    Tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, storing, and executing an application program and how to transfer data.
    • A. 

      Data

    • B. 

      Graphical User Interface

    • C. 

      Operating System

    • D. 

      Output Device

    • E. 

      Input Device

  • 4. 
    An interface for issuing commands to a computer utilizing a pointing device, such as a mouse, that manipulates and activates graphical images on a monitor.
    • A. 

      Operating System

    • B. 

      Graphical User Interface (GUI)

    • C. 

      Kilobyte

    • D. 

      Gigabyte

    • E. 

      Flaming

  • 5. 
    One million bytes
    • A. 

      Megabyte

    • B. 

      Kilobyte

    • C. 

      Gigabyte

    • D. 

      Bit

  • 6. 
    One thousand bytes
    • A. 

      Megabyte

    • B. 

      Kilobyte

    • C. 

      Gigabyte

    • D. 

      Bit

  • 7. 
    A memory device in which information can be accessed in any order.
    • A. 

      Graphic User Interface

    • B. 

      Random Access Memory

    • C. 

      Operating System

    • D. 

      Input Devices

  • 8. 
    One billion bytes.
    • A. 

      Megabyte

    • B. 

      Kilobyte

    • C. 

      Gigabyte

    • D. 

      Bit

  • 9. 
    Harsh, insulting, angry email.
    • A. 

      Boolean Logic

    • B. 

      Operating System

    • C. 

      Flaming

    • D. 

      Kilobyte

  • 10. 
    Numerical or other information reprsented in a form suitable for processin by a computer.
    • A. 

      Operating System

    • B. 

      Database

    • C. 

      Data

    • D. 

      Logical expressions

  • 11. 
    Used to create, edit, format, and print documents
    • A. 

      Word Processing

    • B. 

      Database

    • C. 

      Spreadsheet

    • D. 

      Presentation

  • 12. 
    Allows the user to add, subtract, and perform user-defined calculations on rows and columns of numbers.
    • A. 

      Word Processing

    • B. 

      Spreadsheet

    • C. 

      Database

    • D. 

      Presentation

  • 13. 
    Compact Disk format that allows usrs to record audio or other digital data in such a way that recording is permant.
    • A. 

      CD-RW

    • B. 

      CD-R

    • C. 

      Hard disk

    • D. 

      Laser disk

  • 14. 
     compact-disk format that allows audio or other digital data to be written, read, erased, and rewritten. Derived from compact-disk rewritable. Also known as compact-disk erasable
    • A. 

      CD-RW

    • B. 

      CD-R

    • C. 

      Hard disk

    • D. 

      Laser disk

  • 15. 
    A procedure whereby a word processor automatically ends each line when it is full and starts the next line with the next word, never breaking a word. Also known as wrap mode.
    • A. 

      Word Wrap

    • B. 

      Insertion Point

    • C. 

      Status Bar

    • D. 

      Scroll Bar

  • 16. 
    The location, usually represented by a blinking vertical line (the cursor), where input from the keyboard or mouse will be placed
    • A. 

      Scroll Bar

    • B. 

      Status Bar

    • C. 

      Insertion Point

    • D. 

      Word Wrap

  • 17. 
    Numerical or other information represented in a form suitable for processing by computer. Collection of unprocessed items.
    • A. 

      Computer

    • B. 

      Data

    • C. 

      Input Device

    • D. 

      Memory

  • 18. 
    A memory device in which information can be accessed in any order.
    • A. 

      RAM (Random Access Memory)

    • B. 

      Printer

    • C. 

      Motherboard

    • D. 

      Data

  • 19. 
    A horizontal line of information displayed at the bottom or top of an application window
    • A. 

      Scroll Bar

    • B. 

      Status bar

    • C. 

      Toolbar

    • D. 

      Menu bar

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