Computer Terms And Knowledge

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This quiz tests some basic Mac computer knowledge as well as some terms and definitions.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Write down three different ways that you can create a new folder.  Use complete sentences.
  • 2. 
    What does a hard drive do?
    • A. 

      It stores all the long term information on the computer

    • B. 

      It keeps all the short term information on the computer

    • C. 

      It makes a funny noise and takes up space

    • D. 

      It does not do anything important

  • 3. 
    What does HTTP stand for?
    • A. 

      Home text timer protocol

    • B. 

      Hyper text transfer protocol

    • C. 

      Hidden trace time project

    • D. 

      Hover through text position

  • 4. 
    What do the letters HTML stand for?
    • A. 

      Hyper tool messaging language

    • B. 

      Hamburger toy music language

    • C. 

      Hyper text markup language

    • D. 

      Hope they make liver

  • 5. 
    What part of the laptop is called the trackpad?
    • A. 

      The part around the keyboard

    • B. 

      The part on the bottom next to the battery

    • C. 

      The part underneath the spacebar where you slide your fingers

    • D. 

      The part just below the screen

  • 6. 
    What is a byte?
    • A. 

      A unit of storage on a computer

    • B. 

      A collection of 8 bits

    • C. 

      The word bite spelled wrong

    • D. 

      A & b

  • 7. 
    What is USB?
    • A. 

      A way of containing information on a computer

    • B. 

      A way of connecting devices to a computer

    • C. 

      A device used to store information

    • D. 

      A band from England

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is NOT an example of a web browser?
    • A. 

      Firefox

    • B. 

      Safari

    • C. 

      Internet Explorer

    • D. 

      Rabble Doover

  • 9. 
    What is binary code?
    • A. 

      The way computers process information

    • B. 

      A series of 1's and 0's

    • C. 

      The way computer's switch circuits on and off

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    Ram stands for Random _____________ Memory
  • 11. 
    WWW stands for ____________ Wide Web
  • 12. 
    The keyboard shortcut to quit a program on a Mac is Command _______
  • 13. 
    The keyboard shortcut to create a new folder on a Mac is Shift Command ______
  • 14. 
    The keyboard shortcut to add a tab in Firefox on a Mac is Command _______
  • 15. 
    The keyboard shortcut to close a tab on a Mac is Command _______
  • 16. 
    The keyboard shortcut to search in Finder is Command ________
  • 17. 
    The keyboard shortcut to bold text on a Mac is Command ____
  • 18. 
    The keyboard shortcut to save a file on a Mac is Command _____
  • 19. 
    The keyboard shortcut to select all text on a document is Command ____
  • 20. 
    The keyboard shortcut to create a new window in most Mac programs is Command _____
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