Computer Basics Test Quiz Trivia

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COMPUTER Basics Quiz #1


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  • 1. 
    Any signals that come into the computer are called
    • A. 

      INPUT

    • B. 

      OUTPUT

    • C. 

      PROCESSING

  • 2. 
    In RAM information is stored using ?
    • A. 

      Bytes

    • B. 

      Kilobyts

    • C. 

      Bits

  • 3. 
    It stores all data, programs and information in it.
    • A. 

      Memory

    • B. 

      ALU

    • C. 

      CU

  • 4. 
    A series of programs that is used to operate (run) a computer is called
    • A. 

      Power supply

    • B. 

      Operating System

    • C. 

      Software

  • 5. 
    Pictures and symbols produced by a computer are called graphics
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    THE CPU is placed on a printed circuit board called
    • A. 

      Punch card

    • B. 

      Electronic card

    • C. 

      Motherboard

  • 7. 
    The ______________ tells the computer processors what to do, and in what order..
    • A. 

      CPU

    • B. 

      CU

    • C. 

      Operating System

    • D. 

       USB Drive

  • 8. 
    The quick key command to copy something is
    • A. 

      Ctrl - V

    • B. 

      Ctrl - C

    • C. 

      Ctrl - z

    • D. 

      Ctrl - F

  • 9. 
    To paste an item you use
    • A. 

      Ctrl - V

    • B. 

      Ctrl - C

    • C. 

      Ctrl - F

    • D. 

      Ctrl - Z

  • 10. 
    The four major components (Parts) of a computer are
    • A. 

      Input

    • B. 

      Display

    • C. 

      Printing

    • D. 

      Processing

    • E. 

      Thinking

    • F. 

      Output

    • G. 

      Memory

  • 11. 
    Three types of OUTPUT
    • A. 

      Laser Printer

    • B. 

      Scanner

    • C. 

      Computer Chip

    • D. 

      Monitor

    • E. 

      3 D printer

    • F. 

      Mouse

  • 12. 
    Three Input devices
    • A. 

      Scanner

    • B. 

      Standard Monitor

    • C. 

      Keyboard

    • D. 

      Printer

    • E. 

      CPU

    • F. 

      Mouse

  • 13. 
    Computers are programmed using
    • A. 

      Bits

    • B. 

      Bafs

    • C. 

      Bricks

  • 14. 
    Permanent (long term) memory device
    • A. 

      Hard Disk

    • B. 

      CD

    • C. 

      RAM

  • 15. 
    The ___________________ is the brain of the computer
    • A. 

      BIOS

    • B. 

      CPU

    • C. 

      Video Card

    • D. 

      Network Card

  • 16. 
    ____________________ wakes up the computer
    • A. 

      RAM

    • B. 

      ROM

    • C. 

      CPU

    • D. 

      BIOS

  • 17. 
    What four things might you find on a motherboard?
    • A. 

      CPU

    • B. 

      Network Card

    • C. 

      Video Card

    • D. 

      Digital Camera

    • E. 

      Main Power Switch

    • F. 

      RAM