Computer Basics Quiz Test! Trivia

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Computer Basics Quiz Test! Trivia

Computer knowledge is important no matter the field one chooses to venture into. For this reason, it is important to ensure you atleast know the basics on how to use simple features of a computer. This quiz is a perfect way to test out if you might need a refresher on using computers. Do give it a try and see how good your computer skills are!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Hardware is the physical components of a computer.  Which is considered hardware?
    • A. 

      Monitor

    • B. 

      Speaker

    • C. 

      Both A and B

  • 2. 
    Software is programs that give a set of instructions to the computer.  Which is considered software?
    • A. 

      MS Office 2007

    • B. 

      Office Start Button

    • C. 

      Vostro

  • 3. 
    Input is a way you give information to the computer.  Which is an input device?
    • A. 

      Mouse

    • B. 

      Printer

    • C. 

      Tower

  • 4. 
    The output is ways you get data from a computer.  Which is considered an output device?
    • A. 

      Keyboard

    • B. 

      Microphone

    • C. 

      Speaker

  • 5. 
    What does USB stand for?
  • 6. 
    What is the on-screen area on which windows, icons, menus, and dialog boxes appear?
  • 7. 
    The temporary memory of the computer is called?
    • A. 

      ROM

    • B. 

      RAM

    • C. 

      Temporary

  • 8. 
    The set of typewriter-like keys that enables you to enter data into a computer is called?
  • 9. 
    A device that controls the movement of the cursor or pointer on a display screen is called a? 
    • A. 

      Remote

    • B. 

      Mouse

    • C. 

      Ipad

  • 10. 
    A part of the computer that displays the images from the CPU on to a screen.
    • A. 

      Screen

    • B. 

      Printer

    • C. 

      Monitor