Computer Quiz On Basics: Test!

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Computer Quiz On Basics: Test!

Could you pass this quiz on computer basics? It is essential to know the major parts of the computer and how it works. You must know that a computer consists of four major components: input, output, CPU, and memory. Devices such as the keyboard and mouse are used to input data and commands to the computer, and devices such as the printer and visual display component are part of the output unit. Reveal how much you comprehend about computer basics, good luck with this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Software is another word for: 
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Phone system

    • C. 

      Programs

    • D. 

      Table ware

  • 2. 
    Spell check is used for checking these mistakes: 
    • A. 

      Spelling and grammar

    • B. 

      Number of paragraphs

    • C. 

      Font usage

    • D. 

      Proper titles

  • 3. 
    A spreadsheet organizes information into: 
    • A. 

      Rows and columns

    • B. 

      Headers and footers

    • C. 

      Files

    • D. 

      Letters

  • 4. 
    A tool bar sits at the top of the screen and uses these to navigate: 
    • A. 

      Number keys

    • B. 

      Cursors

    • C. 

      Height and weight

    • D. 

      Icons

  • 5. 
    The point in computer terms is: 
    • A. 

      The last finger on your left hand.

    • B. 

      The size of text.

    • C. 

      A type of soccer shoe.

    • D. 

      The top of a pencil lead.

  • 6. 
    You can use a mouse to tell the computer what to do? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    A Mac uses the Windows operating system. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A PC uses a Windows operating system. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Hardware is another word for software or applications? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    A screen saver stays on your screen after you turn your computer off.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The bars on the sides of the screen allow you to move up or down the page. [blank]
  • 12. 
    The size of text. 
  • 13. 
    A command on the File Menu that brings files onto the screen so that you can see them. 
  • 14. 
    Your computer's screen.
  • 15. 
    This program is like the "manager" of all the other programs. 
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