Desktop Management Exam: Trivia Quiz

19 Questions | Total Attempts: 250

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Desktop Management Exam: Trivia Quiz

How much do you know about desktop management? This quiz pertains to Windows software. For this quiz, you will find out information such as what year was the first version of Windows introduced, which files cannot be run by DOS prompt, what POST stands for, and how many maximum primary partitions can be in the Windows operating system. Get ready to pass this quiz. You can do it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does the "X" stand for in OS X?
    • A. 

      Extreme

    • B. 

      Extensible

    • C. 

      Extra

    • D. 

      Ten

  • 2. 
    DOS was the first widely-installed operating system for personal computers. What does DOS stand for?
    • A. 

      Digital Operating System

    • B. 

      Disk Operating System

    • C. 

      Desktop Operating System

    • D. 

      It's an abbreviation of the word "doors."

  • 3. 
    Which year was the first version of Windows introduced?
    • A. 

      1978

    • B. 

      1985

    • C. 

      1991

    • D. 

      1971

  • 4. 
    Which of the following file types cannot be run from the DOS prompt?
    • A. 

      BAT

    • B. 

      EXE

    • C. 

      RUN

    • D. 

      COM

  • 5. 
    The Device Manager displays a red X symbol when _____.
    • A. 

      A device is disabled due to some type of user selection conflict

    • B. 

      A device is experiencing a direct hardware conflict with another device

    • C. 

      The selected device is not present on the system

    • D. 

      The selected device is not operating properly and requires repair

  • 6. 
    What types of file systems cannot be used under Windows 2000 Professional?
    • A. 

      NTFS 4.0

    • B. 

      HPFS

    • C. 

      FAT 16

    • D. 

      FAT 32

  • 7. 
    To boot directly into safe mode, press _______ while the Starting Windows 9x message is onscreen.
    • A. 

      F3

    • B. 

      F4

    • C. 

      F5

    • D. 

      F8

  • 8. 
    POST stands for...
    • A. 

      Power-On-Self-Test

    • B. 

      Power-Only-Standard-Test.

    • C. 

      Program-Optimum-Self-Test.

    • D. 

      Program-Optimum-Starting-Time.

  • 9. 
    When a computer is switched on, where is the operating system loaded?
    • A. 

      BIOS

    • B. 

      ROM

    • C. 

      POST

    • D. 

      RAM

  • 10. 
    BIOS is a ……….?
    • A. 

      Program

    • B. 

      Device

    • C. 

      Application

    • D. 

      Software

  • 11. 
    . …………command is used for converting FAT 32 to NTFS file system in windows.
  • 12. 
    What are the latest service packs available for Windows XP……….?
    • A. 

      Service pack 2

    • B. 

      Service pack 3

    • C. 

      Service pack 4

    • D. 

      Service pack 1

  • 13. 
    What are the latest service packs available for Office 2003?
    • A. 

      Service pack 2

    • B. 

      Service pack 4

    • C. 

      Service pack 1

    • D. 

      Service pack 3

  • 14. 
    ………command is used for partition the hard disk in windows 98?
  • 15. 
    How many maximum primary partitions can we do it in windows operating system?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      8

  • 16. 
    CMOS stands for………?
  • 17. 
    What are the types of hard disks……….?
  • 18. 
     ............is the minimum RAM required, to install windows XP?
  • 19. 
    RAM is a ………..memory device?
    • A. 

      Volatile

    • B. 

      Non-volatile

Back to Top Back to top