Harris Long Risk Management Basic Computer Skills And Inspector Aptitude Test

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Harris Long Risk Management Basic Computer Skills And Inspector Aptitude Test

Our work is very computer intensive. Knowing your PC, Windows, and all your software will save you time from wasting it. Do you think your computer knowledge is up to par with the job you are looking for? Below is Harris Long risk management necessary computer skills and inspector aptitude test. Some questions are multiple choice, and some are True or False questions.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The most commonly used input device is the ____________.
    • A. 

      Mouse

    • B. 

      Keyboard

    • C. 

      Joystick

    • D. 

      Scanner

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is NOT a type of printer?
    • A. 

      Dot-Matrix

    • B. 

      Inkjet

    • C. 

      Portrait

    • D. 

      Laser

  • 3. 
    What does the term "Fanning and Scanning" mean?
    • A. 

      To air dry ink on paperwork with a fan to prevent smears.

    • B. 

      To bend forward a stack of paperwork in order to taper the leading edges.

    • C. 

      To arrange paperwork in a Fan Pattern to organize it before scanning

  • 4. 
    Software designed to do a specific task like word processing or spreadsheets. 
    • A. 

      Application Software

    • B. 

      System Software

    • C. 

      Operating System

    • D. 

      Monitor

    • E. 

      Keyboard

  • 5. 
    Printers that have nozzles that spray ink on the paper. 
    • A. 

      Inkjet

    • B. 

      Portrait

    • C. 

      Laser

    • D. 

      Dot-Matrix

    • E. 

      Multi-functional

  • 6. 
    Printers that are similar to copiers 
    • A. 

      Multifunctional

    • B. 

      Inkjet

    • C. 

      Laser

    • D. 

      Dot-Matrix

    • E. 

      Landscape

  • 7. 
    The higher the megapixels of a photo are, the higher the resolution.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Megapixels are nothing to do with pictures.

  • 8. 
    What is a file attachment?
    • A. 

      A Handle

    • B. 

      A File Gripper

    • C. 

      An email

    • D. 

      The hangers in a file folder cabinet

    • E. 

      An added file sent in an email.

  • 9. 
    Contains the disk drives and stores the processor.
    • A. 

      CPU

    • B. 

      System Unit

    • C. 

      Keyboard

    • D. 

      Motherboard

    • E. 

      Bag

  • 10. 
    Hand-held device that controls the pointer on the screen. 
    • A. 

      Keyboard

    • B. 

      Mouse

    • C. 

      Scanner

    • D. 

      Printer

    • E. 

      Speakers

  • 11. 
    Magnetic cylinders on which information in the computer is stored.
    • A. 

      DVD

    • B. 

      Thumb Drive

    • C. 

      Hard Drive

    • D. 

      CD

    • E. 

      Zip Disk

  • 12. 
    Select the two websites that provide printable driving directions free of charge.
    • A. 

      Maps.com and directions.com

    • B. 

      Mapquest.com and google.com

    • C. 

      Ask.com and travelocity.com

    • D. 

      Directions.com and mapquest.com

    • E. 

      Travelocity.com and google.com

  • 13. 
    How would you print one paragraph of text from a web page without printing the whole page?
    • A. 

      Go to file and click "Print Preview."

    • B. 

      Go to file and click "Print." Check the box labeled "Print Selection," then click "Print."

    • C. 

      Press the "print" button on the toolbar at the top of the screen.

    • D. 

      Highlight the text you want to print. Press the "Print" button on the toolbar at the top of the screen.

    • E. 

      Highlight the text you want to print. Go to file and click "Print." Check the box labeled "Print Selection," then click "Print."

  • 14. 
    Which two websites are search engines?
    • A. 

      Google and Ask

    • B. 

      Google and Hotmail

    • C. 

      Ask Jeeves and NCLive

    • D. 

      NCLive and Google

    • E. 

      The Library Catalog and Google

  • 15. 
    How do you make text in a word document bold?
    • A. 

      Click the "B" on the toolbar at the top of the screen.

    • B. 

      Press "CTRL" and "B" on the keyboard.

    • C. 

      Highlight the text using the mouse and click the "B" on the toolbar at the top of the screen.

    • D. 

      Go to "Edit" and select "bold text."

    • E. 

      Go to "File" and select "bold text."

  • 16. 
    Is it possible to have more than one program open at the same time?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 17. 
    How do you properly shut down a computer?
    • A. 

      Press the power switch on the front of the CPU to turn off the machine.

    • B. 

      Press the power button on the front of the monitor.

    • C. 

      Go to the "Start" button and select "Shut Down."

    • D. 

      Go to the "Start" button and select "Log Off."

    • E. 

      Press the "Shut Down" key on the keyboard.

  • 18. 
    How do you rename a file saved on your computer?
    • A. 

      Right click on the file name and choose "Rename File." Type the new file name.

    • B. 

      Left click on the file name and choose "Rename File." Type the new file name.

    • C. 

      Open the file. Click "Edit" at the top left of the screen and select "Rename."

    • D. 

      Open the file. Click "File" at the top left of the screen and select "Save."

    • E. 

      Open the file. Click "File" at the top left of the screen and select "Rename."

  • 19. 
    How do you open a word document saved on a flash drive?
    • A. 

      Go to "Start" and select "Search" to find and open the file.

    • B. 

      Go to "Start" and double click on the flash drive icon to open the flash drive. Double click on the file name to open the file.

    • C. 

      Go to "Start" and open Microsoft Word. Go to "File" at the top left of the screen and select "Open."

    • D. 

      Double click the flash drive icon on the desktop to open the flash drive. Double click on the file name to open the file.

    • E. 

      Press the "shift" key on the keyboard to open the Flash Drive. Double click the file name to open the file.

  • 20. 
    Select the email address from the choices below.
  • 21. 
    How do you close a window on your desktop?
    • A. 

      Use the mouse to press the button with two overlapping boxes in it at the top right corner of the screen.

    • B. 

      Go to "File" and select "Save As."

    • C. 

      Use the mouse to press the button with the "X" in it at the top right corner of the screen

    • D. 

      Go to "Edit" and select "Close."

    • E. 

      Press the "Ctrl" key on the keyboard.

  • 22. 
    How do you select text to copy or delete in a word document?
    • A. 

      Go to "Edit" at the top of the screen and select "Copy."

    • B. 

      Place the cursor at the beginning of the text you wish to highlight, press the left mouse button and drag the mouse across the text.

    • C. 

      Use the backspace key until the cursor reaches the text you wish to select. Press "Ctrl" to select the text.

    • D. 

      Press the "Page Up" key on the keyboard.

    • E. 

      Place the cursor at the beginning of the text you wish to highlight, press the right mouse button and drag the mouse across the text.

  • 23. 
    Which two websites offer free email service?
    • A. 

      Apple and ebay

    • B. 

      Google and Yahoo

    • C. 

      The United States Post Office site and Google

    • D. 

      Yahoo and Amazon

    • E. 

      Hotmail and I-tunes

  • 24. 
    What is a Flash Drive or Thumb Drive?
    • A. 

      A Really fast Hard drive Shaped like a human thumb.

    • B. 

      A really fast Human Thumb shaped like a hard drive.

    • C. 

      A USB Connection.

    • D. 

      A small storage device that plugs into your computer VIA USB Port.

    • E. 

      A small device that flashes when you plug it in thereby being called a "Flash Drive".

  • 25. 
    How do you save a document to a flash drive when you are working in Microsoft Word?
    • A. 

      Click the "X' in the top right corner of the screen.

    • B. 

      Use the start button to locate the flash drive. Right click on the flash drive and select "Save."

    • C. 

      Click "File" at the top of the screen and select "Save As." Select the flash drive, type a file name and click "Save".

    • D. 

      Restart the computer.

    • E. 

      Use the "Alt" and "F4" keys to open a "Save" window.

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