Computer Terms - 7th Grd

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7th Grade Computer Quizzes & Trivia

A basic terms quiz for the 7th grade computer class.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is a part of the computer hardware?
    • A. 

      Windows

    • B. 

      The Mouse

    • C. 

      Task Bar

    • D. 

      Internet Explorer

  • 2. 
    What is the on-screen work area on which windows, icons, menus and dialog boxes appear called?
    • A. 

      Desktop

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      Screen

    • D. 

      Start Menu

  • 3. 
    This will show you the contents of your disks, your hard drive, CD-ROM drive and network drives. Basically, all your files on your computer.
    • A. 

      My Documents

    • B. 

      Start Menu

    • C. 

      My Computer

    • D. 

      Internet Explorer

  • 4. 
    What is the place where Windows stores deleted files?
    • A. 

      Trash Can

    • B. 

      Recycle Bin

    • C. 

      Windows doesn't delete any files

    • D. 

      The internet

  • 5. 
    To quit all applications and turn off your computer.
    • A. 

      Restart

    • B. 

      Log Out

    • C. 

      Start Over

    • D. 

      Shut Down

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is an example of software??
    • A. 

      Windows

    • B. 

      Solitaire

    • C. 

      Internet Explorer

    • D. 

      All of these are software

  • 7. 
    The bar that contains the Start button and appears by default at the bottom of the desktop.
    • A. 

      Task Bar

    • B. 

      Start Bar

    • C. 

      Menu Bar

    • D. 

      Tool Bar

  • 8. 
    The currently selected window.
    • A. 

      Active

    • B. 

      This window

    • C. 

      Web browser

    • D. 

      My Documents

  • 9. 
    A unit of data that holds a single character, like a letter or a punctuation mark.
    • A. 

      Bit

    • B. 

      Megabit

    • C. 

      Byte

    • D. 

      Kilobyte

  • 10. 
    Your fixed hard disk drive inside your computer system. All programs run from this drive.
    • A. 

      C Drive

    • B. 

      D Drive

    • C. 

      A Drive Around Town

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 11. 
    The central processing unit, or the part of the computer that does all the work running the programs.
    • A. 

      CPU

    • B. 

      Motherboard

    • C. 

      RAM

    • D. 

      Mothership

  • 12. 
    A preset value for some option in a computer program. The value that is used when a setting has not been specified by the user.
    • A. 

      Cancel

    • B. 

      My Documents

    • C. 

      Default

    • D. 

      My Computer

  • 13. 
    Memory that can be read from or written to by a computer. Information stored here is lost when the computer is turned off.
    • A. 

      Internal Memory

    • B. 

      Hard Disk Memory

    • C. 

      RAM

    • D. 

      CD ROM

  • 14. 
    This is the program that manages a computer's resources such as Windows XP or Mac OS or Linux.
    • A. 

      Operation System

    • B. 

      Hard Drive

    • C. 

      C Drive

    • D. 

      Hardware

  • 15. 
    A secondary window that contains buttons and various kinds of options through which you can carry out a particular task.
    • A. 

      Menu window

    • B. 

      Dialogue Box

    • C. 

      Menu bar

    • D. 

      Window