8th Grade Computer Trivia Test! Basic Questions Quiz

20 Questions

Settings
Please wait...
8th Grade Computer Trivia Test! Basic Questions Quiz

This basic questions quiz is an 8th Grade Computer Trivia Test. It is perfect for seeing just how much you know about computers from your classwork. Computers are made up of two main parts, the hardware and the software; the hardware is the physical components whereas the software are the intangible components. Take up the quiz and get to learn more about it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    It is a program designed by a programmer with a motive to damage data or programs residing in the computer system.
    • A. 

      Antivirus

    • B. 

      Virus

    • C. 

      Software

    • D. 

      Hardware

  • 2. 
    Viruses spread by the use of:
    • A. 

      Booting your system.

    • B. 

      By loading windows again and again.

    • C. 

      By using infected data.

    • D. 

      By installing apps.

  • 3. 
    When the computer is turned OFF, the virus gets removed from the primary memory but not from:
    • A. 

      The computer screen.

    • B. 

      The primary memory.

    • C. 

      The hard disk.

    • D. 

      Hardware of the computer.

  • 4. 
    Booting means starting the computer and loading the:
    • A. 

      Hardware.

    • B. 

      Liveware

    • C. 

      Operating system.

    • D. 

      Firmware

  • 5. 
    It is a program that multiplies on its own to make multiples copies of itself.
    • A. 

      Worms

    • B. 

      Trojan horses

    • C. 

      VIP Virus

    • D. 

      POP Ups 

  • 6. 
    It seems to be useful and perform certain tasks but damage data or files present in the system. 
    • A. 

      Worms

    • B. 

      Anesthesia

    • C. 

      Trojan Horse Program

    • D. 

      Avast

  • 7. 
    Virus can infect files:
    • A. 

      Processed file

    • B. 

      Non-executable files

    • C. 

      Executable files

    • D. 

      Bootable disk

  • 8. 
    It is a program developed to ensure a virus-free environment.
    • A. 

      Scanners

    • B. 

      Harpic

    • C. 

      Antivirus Software

    • D. 

      C-Cleaners

  • 9. 
    Never use USB's without:
    • A. 

      Covering

    • B. 

      Scanning

    • C. 

      Updating

    • D. 

      Stroking

  • 10. 
    Which one is the best software in catching and removing viruses with buzzer sound from system?
    • A. 

      C-Cleaners

    • B. 

      Avast Antivirus

    • C. 

      Norton Antivirus

    • D. 

      Dr. Shams

  • 11. 
    While you are updating your antivirus software; Your computer should be connected to:
    • A. 

      Software

    • B. 

      Internet

    • C. 

      Wire with Protocol

    • D. 

      Typhoid

  • 12. 
    USB stands for:
    • A. 

      University Serious Bubble

    • B. 

      Universal Stroke Boaster

    • C. 

      Universal Severe Bus

    • D. 

      Universal Serial Bus

  • 13. 
    A virus doesn't harm:
    • A. 

      Operating system of your computer.

    • B. 

      Software and apps of your system.

    • C. 

      Hardware of your computer.

    • D. 

      Language programming of your system.

  • 14. 
    ISP stands for:
    • A. 

      Internet Service Provider

    • B. 

      Internet System Provider

    • C. 

      Internally Serially Permission

    • D. 

      Internet Size Protocol

  • 15. 
    WPA stands for:
    • A. 

      World Protocol Access

    • B. 

      Wifi Protocol Access

    • C. 

      WiFi Protected Account

    • D. 

      WiFi Protected Access

  • 16. 
    Dropbox is a service of:
    • A. 

      Networking

    • B. 

      World Wide Web

    • C. 

      Wirless Networking

    • D. 

      Cloud Storage

  • 17. 
    CPU stands for:
    • A. 

      Central Processing Unit

    • B. 

      Central Proceed Unit

    • C. 

      Central Protocol Unit

    • D. 

      Central Program Unit

  • 18. 
    With internet connection; sharing and collaboration is easy while you have your data in:
    • A. 

      Hard disk

    • B. 

      USB

    • C. 

      Cloud

    • D. 

      External hard drive

  • 19. 
    To protect your computers and your network against threats, you should make sure that:
    • A. 

      Security essential of your operating system isn't highly efficient. 

    • B. 

      Windows Firewall is enabled.

    • C. 

      Windows Firewall is disabled.

    • D. 

      Your computers are not updated with latest security fixes.

  • 20. 
    A user with full access right:
    • A. 

      Standard User

    • B. 

      Virus

    • C. 

      Worm

    • D. 

      Administrator