Computer Basics Part 3

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Basic Computer Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Hardware that allows your computer to communicate with you (information from the computer put into a form where the user can see results/information etc)
    • A. 

      Application Software

    • B. 

      Output Device

    • C. 

      Softcopy

    • D. 

      System Software

  • 2. 
    We often refer  to a Compact Disk - Read Only Memory as what??  Think about this, look at the obvious.
    • A. 

      System Software

    • B. 

      CD-ROM

    • C. 

      Application Software

    • D. 

      Softcopy

  • 3. 
    Data displayed on a screen (before it is printed).
    • A. 

      Hardcopy

    • B. 

      Softcopy

    • C. 

      Software

    • D. 

      Output device

  • 4. 
    A group of programs that coordinate and control the resources and operations of a computer system.
    • A. 

      Application Software

    • B. 

      Systems Software

    • C. 

      Hard Drive

    • D. 

      Read Only Memory (ROM)

  • 5. 
    Name for specific types of Hardware that allows you to store or retrieve information
    • A. 

      Hard Drive

    • B. 

      RAM

    • C. 

      ROM

    • D. 

      Storage Disks

  • 6. 
    A specific storage device used to store large amounts of data inside of the computer. (located inside your computer)
    • A. 

      Hard Drive

    • B. 

      RAM

    • C. 

      ROM

    • D. 

      Application Software

  • 7. 
    Hardware that allows you to communicate with the computer - enter/load information/data into your computer.
    • A. 

      Output Device

    • B. 

      Input Device

    • C. 

      Hard Drive

    • D. 

      CD-ROM

  • 8. 
    A paper printout of data displayed on a screen
    • A. 

      Hard Copy

    • B. 

      Softcopy

    • C. 

      Software

    • D. 

      USB

  • 9. 
    A specific type of systems software would be????
    • A. 

      Windows 7

    • B. 

      Powerpoint

    • C. 

      Word

    • D. 

      Excell

  • 10. 
    New technology that allows for devices/controllers to be hooked to a computer, most computer hardware uses this type of port to connect to a computer. (Hint, flash drives, mouses, cameras & webcams etc most likely all have this connection.
    • A. 

      Serial Port

    • B. 

      Parallel Port

    • C. 

      USB

    • D. 

      Ethernet

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