Information Technology Quiz: Test

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Being that it is your first time in the information technology it is important that you have all the details in the palm of your hands. The quiz below is designed to test out your understanding of the basic knowledge. Give it a try and all the best in your studies.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Short cut key for Bold is _______________

    • A.

      Ctrl+c

    • B.

      Ctrl+b

    • C.

      Ctrl+y

    • D.

      Ctrl+z

    • E.

      Ctrl+x

    Correct Answer
    B. Ctrl+b
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Ctrl+b. This shortcut key is used to apply the bold formatting to selected text in various text editing software and word processors. It is a commonly used shortcut for emphasizing text and making it stand out.

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  • 2. 

    Option used to save a modified file is_________________

    • A.

      Save

    • B.

      Save As

    • C.

      Store

    • D.

      Storage

    • E.

      Exit

    Correct Answer
    A. Save
    Explanation
    The option used to save a modified file is "Save". This option allows the user to save any changes made to the file without creating a new copy or altering the file name. It is a common feature in most software applications, allowing users to preserve their work and continue editing or accessing the file later.

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  • 3. 

    Short cut key for Undo is ____________________

    • A.

      Ctrl+a

    • B.

      Ctrl+s

    • C.

      Ctrl+z

    • D.

      Ctrl+c

    • E.

      Ctrl+p

    Correct Answer
    C. Ctrl+z
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Ctrl+z. This keyboard shortcut is commonly used to undo the previous action in various software applications. It allows users to revert back to a previous state or remove any changes made. By pressing Ctrl+z, users can quickly undo their actions without having to navigate through menus or use the mouse.

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  • 4. 

    How many backspace keys are available on the keyboard?

    • A.

      2

    • B.

      1

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    • E.

      5

    Correct Answer
    B. 1
    Explanation
    There is typically only one backspace key on a standard keyboard. This key is used to delete characters to the left of the cursor, allowing the user to correct mistakes or remove unwanted text.

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  • 5. 

    Information given to a compute is called as _________________

    • A.

      Output

    • B.

      Result

    • C.

      Input

    • D.

      Set

    • E.

      Contents

    Correct Answer
    C. Input
    Explanation
    The information given to a computer is called input.

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  • 6. 

    Which menu in MS-word contains Borders and shading options?

    • A.

      Edit

    • B.

      View

    • C.

      File

    • D.

      Tools

    • E.

      Format

    Correct Answer
    E. Format
    Explanation
    The Format menu in MS-Word contains the Borders and shading options. This menu allows users to customize the appearance of their document by adding borders and shading to text, paragraphs, tables, and other elements. By accessing the Format menu, users can easily apply different border styles, colors, and widths, as well as choose from various shading options to enhance the visual appeal of their document.

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  • 7. 

    Which menu is used to insert a table?

    • A.

      Tools

    • B.

      File

    • C.

      Edit

    • D.

      Table

    • E.

      View

    Correct Answer
    D. Table
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Table". The table menu is used to insert a table in a document. This menu usually contains options like "Insert Table", "Delete Table", "Merge Cells", and other table-related functions. By selecting the "Table" menu, users can easily add a table to their document and customize its properties such as the number of rows and columns, cell formatting, and table borders.

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  • 8. 

    1 GB=____________KB.

    • A.

      1024

    • B.

      1344

    • C.

      1624

    • D.

      1111

    • E.

      678

    Correct Answer
    A. 1024
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1024. This is because 1 GB is equal to 1024 kilobytes (KB). In computer systems, storage and memory are often measured in binary units, where each unit is a power of 2. Therefore, 1 GB is equal to 1024 MB, and 1 MB is equal to 1024 KB.

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  • 9. 

    What are the types of ROM?

    • A.

      PROM, EEEEEPROM, RROM

    • B.

      PROM, EPROM,EEPROM

    • C.

      PCROM, PDROM, PEROM

    • D.

      RPOM, RRROM, PPOM

    • E.

      ROOM, MROM, GROM

    Correct Answer
    B. PROM, EPROM,EEPROM
    Explanation
    The correct answer is PROM, EPROM, EEPROM. PROM stands for Programmable Read-Only Memory, which can be programmed once and retains its data even when power is turned off. EPROM stands for Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory, which can be erased and reprogrammed using ultraviolet light. EEPROM stands for Electrically Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory, which can be erased and reprogrammed electronically. These types of ROM provide different levels of flexibility in terms of programming and reprogramming, making them useful in various applications.

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  • 10. 

    Computer understands ______________________ language.

    • A.

      Bifar language

    • B.

      Double language

    • C.

      Binary language

    • D.

      Bit language

    • E.

      ROM language

    Correct Answer
    C. Binary language
    Explanation
    Computers understand binary language. Binary language consists of only two digits, 0 and 1, which represent the off and on states of electrical signals within the computer's hardware. This language is the foundation of all digital computing systems and is used by computers to process and store information. By using combinations of these two digits, computers can represent and manipulate data, perform calculations, and execute instructions.

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  • 11. 

    The smallet measurement of memory is ______________

    • A.

      MB

    • B.

      GB

    • C.

      KB

    • D.

      TB

    • E.

      Bit

    Correct Answer
    E. Bit
    Explanation
    The smallest measurement of memory is a bit. A bit is the basic unit of information in computing and can have a value of either 0 or 1. It represents the most fundamental level of data storage and is used to measure the amount of information that can be stored or transmitted. Other units of memory, such as kilobytes (KB), megabytes (MB), gigabytes (GB), and terabytes (TB), are all larger measurements that contain multiple bits.

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  • 12. 

    ______________________ this pointing device is used to play games.

    • A.

      Mouse

    • B.

      Joystick

    • C.

      Light pen

    Correct Answer
    B. Joystick
    Explanation
    A joystick is the pointing device commonly used to play games. It allows for more precise control and movement compared to a mouse. With a joystick, players can easily navigate through game environments, perform complex maneuvers, and have a more immersive gaming experience. The other options, mouse and light pen, are not specifically designed for gaming purposes and may not provide the same level of control and functionality as a joystick.

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