Microsoft Word 2010 Ribbon Quiz Test

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Microsoft Word 2010 Ribbon Quiz Test - Quiz

Tests students on the Ribbon in Word 2010.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    True or False: The Mini toolbar holds a variety of picture-editing commands.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The Mini toolbar holds a variety of text-formatting commands, such as font type and size, bold, italics, and underline

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  • 2. 

    Which of the following are new features in Word 2010? (Check all that apply.)

    • A.

      Backstage view

    • B.

      The File tab

    • C.

      The .docx file format

    • D.

      Word Options

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Backstage view
    B. The File tab
    Explanation
    The File tab and Backstage view are new features in Word 2010

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  • 3. 

    True or False: You can customize Word 2010 primarily through the Word Options dialog box

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    You can customize Word 2010 primarily through the Word Options dialog box

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  • 4. 

    What's the name of the set of tools and commands along the top of the Word 2010 window?

    • A.

      The Microsoft Office tab gallery

    • B.

      The Microsoft Office strip

    • C.

      The Ribbon

    • D.

      The Command tab

    Correct Answer
    C. The Ribbon
    Explanation
    The set of tools and commands along the top of the Word 2010 window is called the Ribbon

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  • 5. 

    True or False: The Quick Access Toolbar is designed to let you access frequently used commands.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The Quick Access Toolbar is for frequently used commands—you can add almost any command to it that you wish

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  • 6. 

    What is the definition of FONT?

    • A.

      Word formatting

    • B.

      Designs of type

    • C.

      Italicize

    • D.

      Typesetting

    Correct Answer
    B. Designs of type
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "designs of type". FONT refers to the different designs or styles of typefaces that are used in written or printed material. It encompasses various characteristics such as size, weight, and style of the letters. Fonts are used to enhance the visual appeal and readability of text in documents, websites, and other forms of communication.

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  • 7. 

    To change the font on a Word document, you would need to click on the _____________ toolbar.

    • A.

      Tools

    • B.

      View

    • C.

      Formatting

    • D.

      Edit

    Correct Answer
    C. Formatting
    Explanation
    To change the font on a Word document, you would need to click on the "Formatting" toolbar. This toolbar contains various options for formatting the text, including changing the font style, size, and color. By clicking on the "Formatting" toolbar, you can easily access these options and make the desired changes to the font in the Word document.

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  • 8. 

    Emphasizes text with color.

    • A.

      Formatting

    • B.

      Viewing

    • C.

      Selecting

    • D.

      Highlighting

    Correct Answer
    D. Highlighting
    Explanation
    Highlighting is the correct answer because it is the action of emphasizing text with color. When you highlight text, you apply a specific color to make it stand out from the rest of the content. This is commonly used to draw attention to important information or to mark specific sections for reference. The other options, such as formatting, viewing, and selecting, do not specifically involve the use of color to emphasize text.

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  • 9. 

    Predefined set of formatting options that have been named and saved.

    • A.

      Style

    • B.

      Format

    • C.

      View

    • D.

      Toolbar

    Correct Answer
    A. Style
    Explanation
    Styles are a predefined set of formatting options that have been named and saved. They allow users to apply consistent formatting to text, such as font size, color, and alignment, throughout a document. By using styles, users can easily change the formatting of text in multiple locations by simply modifying the style definition. This saves time and ensures consistency in the document's appearance.

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  • 10. 

    Controls the amount of space between each letter.

    • A.

      Toolbar

    • B.

      Character spacing

    • C.

      Drawing toolbar

    • D.

      Options spacing

    Correct Answer
    B. Character spacing
    Explanation
    Character spacing refers to the adjustment of the space between individual letters in a text. It allows for increasing or decreasing the space between letters, which can affect the overall appearance and readability of the text. By adjusting the character spacing, users can control the amount of space between each letter, ensuring that the text is visually appealing and easy to read. The other options listed, such as toolbar, drawing toolbar, and options spacing, are not related to controlling the space between letters.

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  • 11. 

    Font size is measure in ______________________.

    • A.

      Height

    • B.

      Width

    • C.

      Points

    • D.

      Numbers

    Correct Answer
    C. Points
    Explanation
    Font size is measured in points. Points are a unit of measurement commonly used in typography to determine the size of a font. The point size refers to the height of the characters in a font, with one point equal to 1/72 of an inch. This measurement system allows for consistent and precise control over the size of text in printed materials and digital designs.

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  • 12. 

    Pictures that illustrate the meaning of the text and make the document more attractice.

    • A.

      Diagrams

    • B.

      Clip Art

    • C.

      Graphics

    • D.

      Charts

    Correct Answer
    C. Graphics
    Explanation
    Graphics refers to visual elements such as pictures, diagrams, clip art, and charts that are used to enhance the meaning of the text and make the document more attractive. These visual representations help to convey information in a more engaging and understandable way, making it easier for the audience to grasp the concepts being presented. Graphics can include images, illustrations, or any other visual elements that support and complement the text.

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  • 13. 

    Single, double, or thick dotted lines that appear around words or paragraphs.

    • A.

      Text Box

    • B.

      Drawing

    • C.

      Toolbar

    • D.

      Border

    Correct Answer
    D. Border
    Explanation
    A border refers to the single, double, or thick dotted lines that appear around words or paragraphs. It is a visual element used to separate or highlight specific content within a document or design. Borders can be added to text boxes, drawings, or other elements using various design tools or software.

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  • 14. 

    adding color, grays, or patterns to lines or paragraphs to emphasize text.

    • A.

      Borders

    • B.

      Shading

    • C.

      Highlighting

    • D.

      Selecting

    Correct Answer
    B. Shading
    Explanation
    Shading refers to the act of adding color, grays, or patterns to lines or paragraphs in order to emphasize text. It can be used to make certain parts of a document stand out and draw attention to important information. Shading can be applied to borders, paragraphs, or specific sections of text to enhance readability and visual appeal.

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  • 15. 

    Highlighting a block of text.

    • A.

      Text Box

    • B.

      Highlighting

    • C.

      Selecting

    • D.

      Drawing

    Correct Answer
    C. Selecting
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Selecting" because it is the action that is specifically mentioned in the given options. The other options such as "Highlighting," "Drawing," and "Text Box" are not mentioned in the question. Therefore, "Selecting" is the most appropriate answer based on the information provided.

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  • 16. 

    Allows you to display hidden formatting characters.

    • A.

      Show/Hide

    • B.

      Display

    • C.

      Formatting Characters

    • D.

      Display Characters

    Correct Answer
    A. Show/Hide
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Show/Hide" because this option allows the user to display hidden formatting characters. These characters are typically not visible on the screen but can be useful for understanding and troubleshooting formatting issues in a document. By selecting the "Show/Hide" option, the user can toggle the display of these hidden characters on and off, making it easier to identify and adjust formatting elements such as spaces, tabs, and paragraph marks.

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  • 17. 

    The delete key deletes characters to the ________________ of the insertion point?

    Correct Answer
    Right, right, RIGHT
    Explanation
    The delete key deletes characters to the right of the insertion point.

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  • 18. 

    What key on your keyboard can you push to activiate overtype?

    Correct Answer
    insert, Insert, INSERT
    Explanation
    The key on the keyboard that can be pushed to activate overtype is the "Insert" key. This key allows the user to overwrite or replace existing text while typing. It can be pressed in different cases, such as lowercase "insert", uppercase "Insert", or all caps "INSERT".

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  • 19. 

    What would you click if you wanted to reverse a recent action?

    Correct Answer
    undo, UNDO, Undo
    Explanation
    To reverse a recent action, you would click on the "undo" option. This option allows you to revert any changes made and restore the previous state or action. The variations of "undo" provided in the answer (UNDO, Undo) indicate that the option may be available in different formats or locations within the interface, but they all serve the same purpose of reversing a recent action.

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  • 20. 

    A temporary storage place in the computer's memory.

    Correct Answer
    clipboard, Clipboard, CLIPBOARD
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "clipboard, Clipboard, CLIPBOARD." The term "clipboard" refers to a temporary storage place in the computer's memory. It is commonly used to temporarily hold data that has been copied or cut from one location and can be pasted into another location. The variations in capitalization (clipboard, Clipboard, CLIPBOARD) simply represent different ways the term can be written or referred to.

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  • 21. 

    Removes text from a document and places it on the clipboard.

    • A.

      Cut

    • B.

      Copy

    • C.

      Paste

    • D.

      Format

    Correct Answer
    A. Cut
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Cut" because cutting text from a document means removing it and placing it on the clipboard. This action allows the user to move the text to a different location or paste it elsewhere.

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  • 22. 

    Allows you to skip to a particular part of a document.

    Correct Answer
    go to, GO TO, Go To
    Explanation
    This feature, commonly known as "go to," "GO TO," or "Go To," enables users to quickly navigate to a specific section or location within a document. It allows them to skip through the content and directly access the desired part, saving time and effort in searching or scrolling through the entire document.

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  • 23. 

    Allows you to reverse an Undo action.

    Correct Answer
    Redo, redo, REDO
    Explanation
    The given answer "Redo, redo, REDO" is a repetition of the word "redo" which implies the action of redoing or repeating a previous action. In the context of the question, it suggests that the function being referred to allows the user to reverse or undo an undo action, essentially redoing the previous action that was undone. This repetition of the word emphasizes the importance or urgency of redoing the action.

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  • 24. 

    What command would you use if you needed to change a word in your document to another word?

    Correct Answer
    Find and Replace, FIND AND REPLACE, find and replace
    Explanation
    The command that you would use to change a word in your document to another word is "Find and Replace". This command allows you to search for a specific word or phrase in your document and replace it with another word or phrase. It is a useful tool for quickly making changes to your document without having to manually find and edit each occurrence of the word.

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  • 25. 

    In Word what does a red line under a word indicate?

    • A.

      The word is spelled wrong

    • B.

      The word is not in the computers dictionary

    • C.

      The computer likes the color red

    Correct Answer
    B. The word is not in the computers dictionary
    Explanation
    A red line under a word in Word indicates that the word is not in the computer's dictionary. This means that the word may be misspelled or it is not recognized by the software as a valid word. Word uses a built-in dictionary to check the spelling and grammar of a document, and it highlights words that are not found in this dictionary to alert the user of a potential error.

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  • 26. 

    In Word 2010 the most common task are under what tab on the ribbon?

    • A.

      Home

    • B.

      File

    • C.

      Main

    Correct Answer
    A. Home
    Explanation
    In Word 2010, the most common tasks are located under the "Home" tab on the ribbon. This tab contains frequently used functions such as formatting text, applying styles, inserting tables and pictures, and editing the document. By organizing these common tasks under the "Home" tab, it makes it easier for users to access and perform these actions quickly and efficiently.

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  • 27. 

    In Word 2010 the spell checking feature is located under what tab on the ribbon?

    • A.

      File

    • B.

      Review

    • C.

      View

    Correct Answer
    B. Review
    Explanation
    In Word 2010, the spell checking feature is located under the "Review" tab on the ribbon. This tab contains various tools and options for reviewing and editing documents, including spell check, grammar check, and thesaurus. By clicking on the "Review" tab, users can access these features and ensure that their documents are free from spelling errors and other language-related issues.

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  • 28. 

    In Word 2010 the print feature is located under what tab on the ribbon?

    • A.

      File

    • B.

      Print

    • C.

      Page Layout

    Correct Answer
    A. File
    Explanation
    In Word 2010, the print feature is located under the "File" tab on the ribbon. This is where users can find various options related to printing, such as selecting a printer, adjusting print settings, and previewing the document before printing. The "File" tab is typically located at the top left corner of the Word window and is represented by a file icon.

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  • 29. 

    In Word 2010 to insert a clipart image you should?

    • A.

      Insert tab - clipart

    • B.

      File--print

    • C.

      Insert tab--image

    Correct Answer
    A. Insert tab - clipart
    Explanation
    In Word 2010, to insert a clipart image, you should go to the "Insert" tab and then select "Clipart". This option allows users to access a wide range of pre-designed images and graphics to enhance their documents. The "File" and "Print" options mentioned are not relevant to inserting clipart images in Word. Similarly, the "Image" option is not specifically related to clipart and may refer to inserting other types of images.

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  • 30. 

    In Word 2010 to open a document in word you should?

    • A.

      File--save as

    • B.

      File open

    • C.

      File save

    Correct Answer
    B. File open
    Explanation
    To open a document in Word 2010, you should click on the "File" tab at the top left corner of the screen, and then select the "Open" option from the drop-down menu. This will allow you to browse your computer or network to locate the desired document and open it in Word for editing or viewing.

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  • 31. 

    In Word 2010 to save you work you should?

    • A.

      Just exit

    • B.

      File-- open

    • C.

      File--save

    Correct Answer
    C. File--save
    Explanation
    To save your work in Word 2010, you should select "file--save". This option allows you to save the current document with any changes made. By choosing this option, you ensure that your work is saved and can be accessed later. Exiting the program without saving or selecting "file--open" does not save the document and may result in losing any unsaved changes.

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  • 32. 

     In Word 2010 if you wanted to rename a document or save a second copy of an important document you should open the document then do what?

    • A.

      File-save as

    • B.

      File Save

    • C.

      File Rename

    Correct Answer
    A. File-save as
    Explanation
    In Word 2010, if you wanted to rename a document or save a second copy of an important document, you should open the document and then select "File" from the menu bar. From there, you should choose the "Save As" option. This allows you to save the document with a new name or in a different location, ensuring that you have a second copy or a renamed version of the document.

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