Computer Hardware Knowledge Test! Trivia Quiz

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Computer Hardware Knowledge Test! Trivia Quiz

Are you looking for a Computer Hardware Knowledge Test Trivia Quiz? The computer is made up of hardware and the software, and these two components are needed for it to function altogether. The hardware is all the tangible components, whereas the software is a set of instructions. See how well you know the hardware by taking this test!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is not an output device?
    • A. 

      Mouse

    • B. 

      Printer

    • C. 

      Monitor

    • D. 

      Speakers

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Scanner

    • B. 

      Printer

    • C. 

      Monitor

    • D. 

      Projector

  • 3. 
    Which of the following would be the most likely input device to capture only audio?
    • A. 

      Speaker

    • B. 

      Microphone

    • C. 

      Web Cam

    • D. 

      Monitor

  • 4. 
    Which of the following performs the same function as speakers?
    • A. 

      Microphone

    • B. 

      CPU

    • C. 

      Headphones

    • D. 

      Web Cam

  • 5. 
    Which of the following does not qualify as hardware?
    • A. 

      Keyboard

    • B. 

      Modem

    • C. 

      Microphone

    • D. 

      Windows Vista

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      CD

    • B. 

      External Hard Drive

    • C. 

      Floppy Disk

    • D. 

      Flash Drive

  • 7. 
    Which of the follwing makes text appear to be thicker?
    • A. 

      Bold

    • B. 

      Italics

    • C. 

      Underline

    • D. 

      Strike through

  • 8. 
    Which of the following can be considered both an input and an output device?
    • A. 

      Keyboard

    • B. 

      Touchscreen Cell Phone

    • C. 

      Microphone

    • D. 

      Computer Monitor

  • 9. 
    You need to select a storage device.  You have 200 Full length dvd movies that you need to store.  What would be your most reasonable storage device?
    • A. 

      Flash Drive

    • B. 

      External Hard Drive

    • C. 

      Floppy Disk

    • D. 

      DVD

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is the smallest?
    • A. 

      175 KB

    • B. 

      275 B

    • C. 

      325 MB

    • D. 

      14 GB

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is the largest?
    • A. 

      1 TB

    • B. 

      1,000,000 GB

    • C. 

      1,000,002 MB

    • D. 

      432,000 KB

  • 12. 
    A song would most likely take up how much storage capacity?
    • A. 

      45 B

    • B. 

      500 KB

    • C. 

      4 MB

    • D. 

      27 GB

  • 13. 
    To remove text from one place in your document so that you can place it somewhere else in your document is known as
    • A. 

      Copying

    • B. 

      Cutting

    • C. 

      Formatting

    • D. 

      Deleting

  • 14. 
    When you put your mouse over a button and the program tells you what the button will do, you are receiveing a(n)
    • A. 

      Live Preview

    • B. 

      Alignment

    • C. 

      Screen Tip

    • D. 

      Clipboard

  • 15. 
    Which of the following shows you what your font would look like if you were to select a certain color on the color pallette?
    • A. 

      Alignment

    • B. 

      Screen Tip

    • C. 

      Live Preview

    • D. 

      Clipboard

  • 16. 
    What would you bring with you to a job interview?
    • A. 

      Cell Phone

    • B. 

      Address Book

    • C. 

      Resume

    • D. 

      Research Paper

  • 17. 
    Which of the following is not an example of good customer service?
    • A. 

      Greeting Customers

    • B. 

      Having good knowledge of the products you sell

    • C. 

      Making a personal call on a cell phone

    • D. 

      Asking customers if they need help finding anything

  • 18. 
    A fireman's uniform consist of a helmet.  This is most likely because of
    • A. 

      All of the firefighters needing to look the same

    • B. 

      Having a good looking fire department

    • C. 

      Safety

  • 19. 
    If you take someone else's work and put it in your research paper without giving them credit, what did you just do?
    • A. 

      Borrow

    • B. 

      Loan

    • C. 

      Revise

    • D. 

      Steal

  • 20. 
    Dell Computer just came out with a new way to make computers work better.  You work for Dell.  Why can't you sell that idea to Apple?
    • A. 

      Fair Use

    • B. 

      Service Agreement

    • C. 

      Pirated Software

    • D. 

      Trade Secret

  • 21. 
    When we are learning Movie Maker in class, we will be able to use a small portion of audio if we site it.  This is true becasue of what?
    • A. 

      Free Trade Agreement

    • B. 

      Plagiarism

    • C. 

      Fair Use Doctrine

    • D. 

      Trade Secret

  • 22. 
    Microsoft Word is Operating System Software.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    It is common to find USB Flash Drives that have a Terabyte worth of storage space on them.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    The only negative effect of you being late to work is that you will not get paid.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    You will be hired based only what is on your resume
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False