Basic Computer Knowledge Quiz Questions!

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Basic Computer Knowledge Quiz Questions!

Computers today are totally different from the first generation. We have covered a lot about the different types that came before and are now. How much can you tell us about computers today from your studies? Take up the simple quiz below and get to find out. All the best and keep a look out for more quizzes like this.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Early supercomputers …………… .
    • A. 

      A. stored data on disk

    • B. 

      B. had no operation system

    • C. 

      C. used binary codes

    • D. 

      D. had no memory yet

  • 2. 
    Which of these could not have been used by someone in the 1970s?
    • A. 

      A. a spreadsheet

    • B. 

      B. a computer game

    • C. 

      C. a web-page

    • D. 

      D. a word processor

  • 3. 
    The first personal computers (PCs) appeared in …………… .
    • A. 

      A. 1989

    • B. 

      B. 1981

    • C. 

      C. 1958

    • D. 

      D. 1947

  • 4. 
    What menu option do we use to insert a picture?
    • A. 

      File

    • B. 

      Tools

    • C. 

      Help

    • D. 

      Insert

  • 5. 
    On which device will you most likely find a track pad?
    • A. 

      Cell phone

    • B. 

      Laptop computer

    • C. 

      Desktop computer

    • D. 

      Folder

  • 6. 
    To correctly close a program what do you need to do?
    • A. 

      Turn the computer off

    • B. 

      Disconnect the electricity

    • C. 

      Find the x in the red square and click on it.

    • D. 

      Tell teacher to turn computer off

  • 7. 
      Computers using transistors were …………… than vacuum tube computers.
    • A. 

      Faster

    • B. 

      Slower

    • C. 

      Prettier

    • D. 

      Smaller

  • 8. 
    Why should you never send emails or text messages when you are upset?
    • A. 

      You may hurt someone's feelings

    • B. 

      Your phone will be upset

    • C. 

      You will hurt your computer's feelings

    • D. 

      You can hurt yourself

  • 9. 
    Name at least three advantages computer networks create:
    • A. 

      Share software, memory space, and information

    • B. 

      Share keyboards, scanners, and monitors

    • C. 

      Share headphones, printers, and printers

    • D. 

      Share cookies, punch, and candy

  • 10. 
      Name at least one of the first manufacturers to supply the market with user-friendly computers:
    • A. 

      Apple

    • B. 

      Rayford

    • C. 

      Hewlett Packard

    • D. 

      CPU

  • 11. 
    How do you change the background of your slides?
    • A. 

      Color the monitor with markers

    • B. 

      Slide design

    • C. 

      Slide layout

    • D. 

      Use crayons

  • 12. 
    When typing you should always start with your fingers on.......
    • A. 

      Asdfjkl;

    • B. 

      Qweruiop

    • C. 

      Zxcvm,./

    • D. 

      12345678

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