Computer Basic Assessment 1 - Sigsjb.ICT

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Computer Basic Assessment 1 - Sigsjb.ICT

This is a test of computer skills and program understanding Part 1.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
        1. What is a hard drive?    
    • A. 

      Something that plays music.

    • B. 

      It stores information.

    • C. 

      It is a place to share photos.

    • D. 

      It is memory.

  • 2. 
     2.  What is a CD?
    • A. 

      A round, shiny portable disk that stores large amounts of software and information.

    • B. 

      A round disk that hold memory.

    • C. 

      A round disk that stores music files only

  • 3. 
    3.  What does highlight mean?
    • A. 

      To click something on a page with your mouse.

    • B. 

      To click on a picture.

    • C. 

      To select a shape.

    • D. 

      Selecting information on a page to change.

  • 4. 
    4. What is a browser?
    • A. 

      Internet Explorer only

    • B. 

      Safari only

    • C. 

      A browser is a software program that lets you explore the World A browser is a software program that lets you explore the World Wide Web to find text, graphics, sound, movies, games, chats and more. An example of a browser is Safari or Internet Explorer.

    • D. 

      A program that connects you to a network.

    • E. 

      A hard drive

  • 5. 
     5. What does delete mean?
    • A. 

      To take away information

    • B. 

      To add information

    • C. 

      To change information

  • 6. 
     6.  What is a file?
    • A. 

      a document

    • B. 

      A picture

    • C. 

      A document or a picture

  • 7. 
     7.  What is a monitor?           
    • A. 

      A monitor is the hard drive of the computer

    • B. 

      A monitor is the disk drive.

    • C. 

      A monitor is the T.V. like part of the computer.

  • 8. 
    8.  What is an application?
    • A. 

      hardware

    • B. 

      Software program

    • C. 

      Music

    • D. 

      Picture

  • 9. 
    9.  What is font?
    • A. 

      Style of pictures

    • B. 

      Style of computer text

    • C. 

      Size of computer text

    • D. 

      Placement of computer text

  • 10. 
    10.  What is the desktop of a computer?
    • A. 

      The desktop is the folder where you store documents.

    • B. 

      The desktop is the background of the computer

    • C. 

      The desktop is the hard drive of the computer.

  • 11. 
     11.  What is an icon?
    • A. 

      A tiny picture on the screen that is for a program, file, or folder.

    • B. 

      A tiny picture for the hard drive only

    • C. 

      A tiny music file.

  • 12. 
    12.  What does download mean?
    • A. 

      To install a program.

    • B. 

      To get a picture file.

    • C. 

      To add extra memory.

    • D. 

      To get a file from someone else ’s computer and save it onto your computer.

  • 13. 
    13.  What does CPU stand for?
    • A. 

      Computer Processing Unit

    • B. 

      Central Programming Unit

    • C. 

      Computer Programming Unit

    • D. 

      Central Processing Unit

  • 14. 
    14.  Which of the following is used to input the text on computer?
    • A. 

      Keyboard

    • B. 

      Mouse

    • C. 

      Speaker

    • D. 

      CPU

  • 15. 
    15.  ___________ can connect computer peripherals such as mice, keyboards, digital cameras, printers, personal media players, flash drives, and external hard drives.
    • A. 

      Power Supply

    • B. 

      Modem

    • C. 

      USB Ports

  • 16. 
    16. Which of the following is sometimes referred to as the brain of the computer?
    • A. 

      RAM

    • B. 

      Hard Disk

    • C. 

      ALU

    • D. 

      Microprocessor Chip

  • 17. 
    17.  Modem is needed for..
    • A. 

      A computer to connect to a digital network

    • B. 

      All data communications

    • C. 

      A computer to connect to a LAN

    • D. 

      Digital communication over an analogue telephone network

  • 18. 
    18. How do you properly turn off and restart a computer?
    • A. 

      Press the round button on the computer unit to turn it off, press it again to turn the computer on.

    • B. 

      Click Start, then select Shut Down.

    • C. 

      Hit CTRL+ALT > DEL to enter the task manager and select ‘Shut Down”.

    • D. 

      I don’t know and I want to skip this question.

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