Keyboarding Quiz 1 - Terms, Rules, Keys

25 Questions
Keyboarding Quiz 1 - Terms, Rules, Keys

This quiz tests your understanding of computer terms as well as finger reaches on the computer.

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The H key is capitalized by holding down this shift key.

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  • 1. 
    The H key is capitalized by holding down this shift key.
    • A. 

      Right

    • B. 

      Left

  • 2. 
    When capitalizing  the G key, your will strike this shift key.
    • A. 

      Left shift

    • B. 

      Right shift

  • 3. 
    The S key is struck with this finger.
    • A. 

      R2

    • B. 

      L2

    • C. 

      L1

    • D. 

      L3

  • 4. 
    Everything you can touch or feel around a computer is known as hardware.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    You strike the letter A with the R4 finger.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The program used by a computer is known as the folllowing.
    • A. 

      Output

    • B. 

      Disk

    • C. 

      Hardware

    • D. 

      Software

  • 7. 
    A document is information that is keyed in the form of a report, letter, or a note.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The letter D is struck by this finger.
    • A. 

      L2

    • B. 

      R2

    • C. 

      L3

    • D. 

      R1

    • E. 

      None of the above.

  • 9. 
    As you enter my classroom, you may whisper softly to your classmate.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    A computer is an electronic device that processes information that is inputted into it by the user.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The J Key is struck with the R1 finger.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Your thumbs are called R1 and L1.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The computers in this room are not to be damaged because they do not belong to you.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    To capitalize the letter F key, which finger would first press the shift key.
    • A. 

      L4

    • B. 

      R4

    • C. 

      Thumb

    • D. 

      R3

  • 15. 
    Respect for your classmate, the instructor, and a substitute is MOST important.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    The semicolon is not struck by the same finger that you would use to strike the Enter key.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    The monitor is an input device.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    When you capitalize the A, you will use this finger to first strike the shift.
    • A. 

      The R4 finger

    • B. 

      The R1 finger

    • C. 

      The L1 finger

    • D. 

      The L4 finger

  • 19. 
    Which order below is the correct arrangement of the keys on the homerow?
    • A. 

      Asdfhgjkl;

    • B. 

      Adsfghjkl;

    • C. 

      Asdfghjkl;

    • D. 

      Asdfjkl;jgj

  • 20. 
    Using good techniques (sitting correctly with your eyes on the copy and fingers placed correctly) is NOT important to learning to keyboard.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    The printer is an output device.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    The keyboard is an input device as well as a speaker.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    The instructions the computer is able to see on the firmware that is invisible to your eyes is called which of the following?
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Firmware

    • D. 

      Flash Drive

  • 24. 
    An other name for a hard copy us 'printout'.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    PC is an abbreviation for a computer which means which of the following?
    • A. 

      Physical Computer

    • B. 

      Processing computer

    • C. 

      Processor

    • D. 

      Personal computer