Exam On Computer Skills: Quiz!

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Exam On Computer Skills: Quiz!

Would you say that you have basic computer skills? Do you know how to send and receive emails, type on a word document, print an article, or play a video? Most people fall under the umbrella of having intermediate computer skills. Knowing how to use the computer system is vital, especially in business situations. This quiz will demonstrate your knowledge of computer skills. It is worth a shot. Go for it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    You can slow or fast the movement of the mouse from the:
    • A. 

      Mouse icon on control panel.

    • B. 

      System icon on control panel.

    • C. 

      Add/Remove program icon on control panel.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 2. 
    To launch an application in Windows, you can _____________ on its icon.
    • A. 

      Click

    • B. 

      Drag 

    • C. 

      Double click

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    We can copy, move, paste and rename files and folders by using:
    • A. 

      Windows explorer.

    • B. 

      My computer.

    • C. 

      A and B.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 4. 
    The term "end user" is used to describe people who:
    • A. 

      Use the output from computers (the end product).

    • B. 

      Write software for computers.

    • C. 

      Use computers to perform information processing tasks.

    • D. 

      Are the last to use a computer or the information from a computer.

  • 5. 
    Microcomputers are divided into two general categories:
    • A. 

      High speed and low speed. 

    • B. 

      Graphical and non-graphical.

    • C. 

      Portable and desktop.

  • 6. 
    The name for the kind of software that performs tasks like word processing or database management is:
    • A. 

      DOS.

    • B. 

      System software.

    • C. 

      Application software.

    • D. 

      Operation software.

  • 7. 
    Software used to interact between user programs and the computer is called:
    • A. 

      Application software.

    • B. 

      System software.

    • C. 

      Operation software.

    • D. 

      Custom made software.

  • 8. 
    An example of data is:
    • A. 

      The average rainfall in Texas for 1995.

    • B. 

      The number of children born in Chicago in 1950.

    • C. 

      Mean of your credit card balances for the past three years.

    • D. 

      The percentage of brown eyed people in your class.

  • 9. 
    Windows 95 is an example of a(n):
    • A. 

      Operating system.

    • B. 

      Graphical user interface.

    • C. 

      Application software.

    • D. 

      Basic tools

  • 10. 
    Integrating video, voice, music and even graphics in a presentation is called:
    • A. 

      Combination packages.

    • B. 

      Multimedia.

    • C. 

      Mega-multi-media.

    • D. 

      Simulcast.

  • 11. 
    The most common input hardware for personal computers are:
    • A. 

      A mouse and keyboard.

    • B. 

      A keyboard and a screen.

    • C. 

      A graphical user interface (GUI) and a mouse.

    • D. 

      A printer and a monitor.

  • 12. 
    The two main parts of the system unit are:
    • A. 

      A mouse and a keyboard.

    • B. 

      The CPU and memory.

    • C. 

      A printer and a monitor.

    • D. 

      Primary storage and secondary storage.

  • 13. 
    When you double-click on an icon, you will:
    • A. 

      Highlight it

    • B. 

      Disable it

    • C. 

      Open it

    • D. 

      Select it

  • 14. 
    Which of the following statement is correct about the arrange icon on the disk top:
    • A. 

      Icons on disk top can arranged by name.

    • B. 

      Icons on disk top can arranged by type.

    • C. 

      Icons on disk top can arranged by size.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 15. 
    Which of the following statement is correct about range icons on disk top, when auto arrange enable:
    • A. 

      You can arrange icons, as you like.

    • B. 

      The computer arranges icons on disktop.

    • C. 

      The computer arranges icons in random location on disktop.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 16. 
    When you select properties from context menu of disk top, you will open:
    • A. 

      Display properties.

    • B. 

      Taskbar properties.

    • C. 

      Control panel.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 17. 
    The option to minimize all windows that appear when you click the right mouse button on the task body mean:
    • A. 

      Minimize all windows that opening on disk top to be located on task body.

    • B. 

      Maximize all windows from task body to be open on disk.

    • C. 

      Close all windows.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 18. 
    You can add or remove programs to or from start menu by using:
    • A. 

      Display properties.

    • B. 

      Taskbar properties.

    • C. 

      Recycle bin.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 19. 
    Which of the following statement is correct about opening control panel?
    • A. 

      You can open control panel from windows explorer.

    • B. 

      You can open control panel from setting on start button.

    • C. 

      You can open control panel from my computer.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 20. 
    The printer icon that located on my computer or from setting on start button means:
    • A. 

      Add new printer to your computer.

    • B. 

      Add new hardware to your computer.

    • C. 

      Add new software to your computer.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 21. 
    The documents that locate in start button store:
    • A. 

      The last 15 files that you open it.

    • B. 

      The last 15 files that you delete it.

    • C. 

      The last 15 files that you copy it.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 22. 
    When you select MS-Prompt from program on start button:
    • A. 

      You will move to DOS window.

    • B. 

      You will close your computer.

    • C. 

      You will close DOS window.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 23. 
    The Shut Down icon on start button mean:
    • A. 

      Close all windows.

    • B. 

      Close the current windows.

    • C. 

      Close your computer.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 24. 
    The ADD New hardware icon on control panel mean:
    • A. 

      You can add new hardware to your computer.

    • B. 

      You can delete some hardware from your computer.

    • C. 

      You can stop the work of some hardware.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

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