Mr. Garcia's Computer Terminology Pre-test

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Mr. Garcia

Mr. Garcia's Computer Class Pre-Test


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    BONUS QUESTION (WORTH 5 POINTS):What kind of activity/activities would you like to do more of in computer class? (and then explain why)1- Microsoft Word projects2- Microsoft PowerPoint projects3- Internet activities and searches4- Microsoft Powerpoint music videos5- Other?
  • 2. 
    What are Arrow Keys used for?
    • A. 

      They are used to move the cursor up, down, left, or right

    • B. 

      They are placed on the tips of arrows for fasting motion

    • C. 

      They open up certain file locations when searching for a file

    • D. 

      They are useful in a GPS system in guiding the driver from point A to point B

  • 3. 
    What is an Animated Clip Art?
    • A. 

      A moving clip art graphic image

    • B. 

      A cartoon, like the ones on TV played on Saturday mornings

  • 4. 
    In computers, what is Alignment referred to?
    • A. 

      The way a car's tires are checked at inspection to make sure it is safe to ride

    • B. 

      A way in which placing an equal amount of weight on both sides of the scale alances out the computer

    • C. 

      The way in which text lines up across a page... such as right-aligned, centered, left-aligned, or full justified

    • D. 

      A way in which braces are bound tightly together for 2-3 years until teeth are straightened

  • 5. 
    What are Attachments used for?
    • A. 

      They are files placed in the recycle bin ready to be deleted

    • B. 

      Files that you add to an email when you send it to someone else

  • 6. 
    In computers, what is a Backup System used for?
    • A. 

      To help navigate vehicles when driving in reverse

    • B. 

      A way of storing data in another location, or different drive

    • C. 

      To help people when they make mistakes/errors, they have a "backup" plan

    • D. 

      A dance movement that allows the partner to glide the floor smoothly without crossing or feet or body position

  • 7. 
    What is Bold referred to when using Microsoft Word®?
    • A. 

      Being courageous and having a good strong will to do things

    • B. 

      It's used to refer to a very daring act

    • C. 

      Being fearless when a dangerous situation approches

    • D. 

      It's a style used to make a letter or word darker and thicker to stand out in a document

  • 8. 
    C.P.U. stands for...?  (Hint: Pick the correct spelling)
    • A. 

      Central Prossesing Unit

    • B. 

      Central Processing Unit

  • 9. 
    What is Clip Art?
    • A. 

      Drawings you can add to your documents... like cartoons, maps, symbols, and flags

    • B. 

      Magazine cut-outs that reflect an art form of some kind

    • C. 

      A stylish haircut mostly used by younger male and female models

    • D. 

      Pictures gathered together for a collection... such as a scrapbook, photo album, etc

  • 10. 
    What we call a CD is short for...?
    • A. 

      Compatible Disk

    • B. 

      Campart Disc

    • C. 

      Compact Disc

    • D. 

      Company Disk

  • 11. 
    Copy in Microsoft Word®, means...?
    • A. 

      To make an exact duplicate of information in your document, so you can place the copy in another location

    • B. 

      To research and look over your notes and/or other people's shoulders to make sure you get all the right answers

  • 12. 
    All of these are different types of Cursors.
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      True

  • 13. 
    What is Delete referred to when used in Microsoft Word®?
    • A. 

      To add letters, words, pictures, etc., from a document or file

    • B. 

      To remove letters, words, pictures, etc., from a document or file

    • C. 

      To copy letters, words, pictures, etc., from a document or file

    • D. 

      To paste letters, words, pictures, etc., from a document or file

  • 14. 
    This is a/an...?
    • A. 

      Windows computer desktop

    • B. 

      Apple computer desktop

  • 15. 
    This is a/an...?
    • A. 

      Windows computer desktop

    • B. 

      Apple computer desktop

  • 16. 
    A Font is the shape and style of text... like Verdana, Arial, and Times New Roman
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    To Format a document, means to...?
    • A. 

      Erase all the data that was entered and start a new document

    • B. 

      Copy and paste from the Internet to the document

    • C. 

      Set margins, tabs, font, and/or line spacing on the document's layout to obtain a certain look

    • D. 

      Run the anti-virus program to make sure it is a clean file before starting the document

  • 18. 
    A Gigabyte is approximately a billion bytes (or 1,000 megabytes)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    A Hacker is...?
    • A. 

      Someone who's constantly yelling, mainly for attention

    • B. 

      Someone who creates, edits and publishes images and pictures

    • C. 

      Another way to physically destroy a computer by force

    • D. 

      An unauthorized person who secretly gains access to computer files

  • 20. 
    In computer terms, what is an Icon?
    • A. 

      A small picture or symbol representing a computer hardware function or component

    • B. 

      Someone in the computer industry that is of high importance

    • C. 

      A famous painting that hangs in various museums around the world

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 21. 
    A .jpg or .jpeg extension on a file is usually attached to a...?
    • A. 

      Picture of a person

    • B. 

      Picture of a place

    • C. 

      Picture of a thing

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 22. 
    This is a picture in Landscape format.
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      True

  • 23. 
    This is a picture in Portrait format.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    This is called a...?  (Hint: Pick the correct spelling)
    • A. 

      Moniter

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      Monetor

    • D. 

      Moneter

  • 25. 
    • A. 

      It's time to start the document over from scratch

    • B. 

      You can right click with the mouse to correct it

    • C. 

      That you are being creative and there's nothing wrong with that

    • D. 

      A connection that bridges an image, or word(s) to another location

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