Computer Test: Hardware Trivia Quiz

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Computer Test: Hardware Trivia Quiz

Are you looking for a computer test to test you on the hardware components? The computer hardware is essential for all the physical elements that one can see, unlike the software components. Take up the quiz below to refresh your memory on the hardware components of a computer and their use and how they look like. All the best in your revision!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the name of the TV looking device which allows you to see images?
    • A. 

      Keyboard

    • B. 

      System Unit

    • C. 

      Printer

    • D. 

      Monitor

    • E. 

      Web Cam (Web Camera)

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Floppy drive

    • B. 

      Flash drive

    • C. 

      3 1/2 Floppy disk

    • D. 

      Compact Disc

  • 3. 
    Which one of the removable storage devices has the most storage space ? Compact Disc (CD):  Flash Drive:   31/2 Floppy disk:
    • A. 

      Compact Disc (CD)

    • B. 

      Flash Drive

    • C. 

      31/2 Floppy disk

  • 4. 
    What is the most probable reason why the monitor would say: " Monitor Self Test. Your monitor is working correctly. Check computer power and monitor cable"
    • A. 

      It means that the computer is ready to explode. RUN!!!!

    • B. 

      It means that I need to press the power button on the monitor several times.

    • C. 

      It means that the monitor is working but that I need to turn the system unit on. If that doesn't work I should call a coordinator.

    • D. 

      It means that I should check the monitor cable.

    • E. 

      It means that the coordinator should be called immediately to assist me in resolving this situation.

  • 5. 
    When should I press the computer power button to turn off the computer?
    • A. 

      Never unless that the computer stops responding.

    • B. 

      Whenever I feel the urge.

    • C. 

      Every time I use the computer so that I can turn it off.

    • D. 

      Never

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      You may hear a beep.

    • B. 

      The mouse lights up quickly then turns off.

    • C. 

      The computer lights on the keyboard may blink briefly.

    • D. 

      The computer laughs gently.

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Printer

    • B. 

      Mouse

    • C. 

      Keyboard

    • D. 

      Speakers

  • 8. 
    How do you Log Off the computer from the Desktop?
    • A. 

      Start button> Log Off

    • B. 

      Start button> All Programs> Log Off

    • C. 

      Internet Explorer

    • D. 

      My Computer