Information Technology Grade 8

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8th Grade Quizzes & Trivia

Information technology is the study of systems or storing, retrieving, and sending information within a computer. Vint Cerf is known as the father of the internet, which is one of the things that lead to growth in information technology. Take up this information technology quiz for an 8th grader to see just how much you know about the topic.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    _________________ holds data and instructions temporarily
    • A. 

      ROM

    • B. 

      RAM

    • C. 

      PROM

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    ___________________ holds data and instructions necessary for starting up the computer
    • A. 

      ROM

    • B. 

      RAM

    • C. 

      PROM

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is NOT a disadvantage of a RAM  chip?
    • A. 

      It is expensive

    • B. 

      It is Volatile

    • C. 

      It has limited storage capacity

    • D. 

      It is non-volatile

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is dvantage of a RAM  chip?
    • A. 

      It is temporary

    • B. 

      It is non-volatile

    • C. 

      It has limited storage capacity

    • D. 

      It is expensive

  • 5. 
    PROM  is a type of  __________________chip?
    • A. 

      EPROM

    • B. 

      ROM

    • C. 

      EEPROM

    • D. 

      RAM

  • 6. 
    RAM means _______________________
  • 7. 
    ROM means ____________________
  • 8. 
    __________________  is used to identify the columns on a spreadsheet?
  • 9. 
    What is used to identify the rows on a spreadsheet?
  • 10. 
    ____________________ runs from left to right
  • 11. 
    ____________________ runs from top to bottom
  • 12. 
    ____________________ is an intersection of a row and a column
  • 13. 
    All formulae begins with an _________________ sign
  • 14. 
    Use the cell address F5 to answer the question  . F represents _______________
  • 15. 
    Use the cell address F5 to answer the question  . 5 represents _______________