Miss Lewis's 6th Grade Computer Retake Test

22 Questions | Total Attempts: 133

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Miss Lewis's 6th grade computer vocabulary retake test


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  • 1. 
    Hardware is
    • A. 

      All of these

    • B. 

      a printer

    • C. 

      A keyboard

    • D. 

      A monitor

    • E. 

      the parts of the computer you can see and touch

  • 2. 
    Peripheral are
    • A. 

      None of these

    • B. 

      Items you can add to the computer such as a printer or scanner

    • C. 

      The central computer that saves files and programs

    • D. 

      Devices that save data files and you can carry it with you to use in another computer

  • 3. 
    A network is
    • A. 

      A group of computers connected together

    • B. 

      A computer lab in our school

    • C. 

      all of these

    • D. 

      Where a class all share one printer

    • E. 

      Where it allows computers to talk to each other- like email

  • 4. 
    A password is
    • A. 

      A secret code used to open your gym locker

    • B. 

      None of these

    • C. 

      Items you can add to the computer such as a printer or scanner

    • D. 

      A secret code used to log on to a computer

  • 5. 
    The Dvorak keyboard is
    • A. 

      Items you can add to the computer such as a printer or scanner

    • B. 

      None of these

    • C. 

      A keyboard created to slow down typists so the keys wouldn’t jam

    • D. 

      An alternate keyboard that was never accepted by the public

  • 6. 
    The Qwerty keyboard is
    • A. 

      A keyboard that has the letters in alphabetic order

    • B. 

      None of these

    • C. 

      An alternate keyboard that was never accepted by the public

    • D. 

      Items you can add to the computer such as a printer or scanner

    • E. 

      A keyboard created to slow down typists so the keys wouldn’t jam

  • 7. 
    A digital camera
    • A. 

      Saves its pictures on its memory card

    • B. 

      Is device that was never accepted by the public

    • C. 

      A groovy way to watch TV

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 8. 
    ROM is
    • A. 

      None of these

    • B. 

      The memory that is NOT lost when you turn off the computer

    • C. 

      A space in your home

    • D. 

      The central computer that saves files and programs

    • E. 

      A device that saves data files and you can carry it with you to use in another computer

  • 9. 
    The internal hard drive is
    • A. 

      The main storage area on a computer, it is measured in gigabytes

    • B. 

      None of these

    • C. 

      The central computer that saves files and programs

    • D. 

      Where you can save data files and you can carry it with you to use in another computer

    • E. 

      Items you can add to the computer such as a printer or scanner

  • 10. 
    You are logging on
    • A. 

      When cut down a tree and make it into paper

    • B. 

      None of these

    • C. 

      When you type in your name and password

    • D. 

      When you type in your name, address, and phone number

  • 11. 
    A file server is
    • A. 

      The main computer that serves lunch in the cafeteria

    • B. 

      None of these

    • C. 

      Where you save data files and you can carry it with you to use in another computer

    • D. 

      Items you can add to the computer such as a printer or scanner

    • E. 

      The central computer that saves files and programs

  • 12. 
    Traffic is
    • A. 

      The amount of data on the network

    • B. 

      None of these

    • C. 

      The central computer that saves files and programs

    • D. 

      The process of saving data files and you can carry it with you to use in another computer

    • E. 

      Items you can add to the computer such as a printer or scanner

  • 13. 
    A reboot is
    • A. 

      When you get your shoe repaired

    • B. 

      None of these

    • C. 

      When you restart a computer after it freezes

    • D. 

      When you pick root beer berries

    • E. 

      When a guy has lost his boot and he gets it back again

  • 14. 
    Software is
    • A. 

      The instructions that tell your computer what to do

    • B. 

      None of these

    • C. 

      The central computer that saves files and programs

    • D. 

      The process of saving data files and you can carry it with you to use in another computer

    • E. 

      Items you can add to the computer such as a printer or scanner

  • 15. 
    The homerow is
    • A. 

      The keys asdf jkl;

    • B. 

      The place where you rest your fingers

    • C. 

      The keys that are the least used of the alphabet-so they slow typists down when using the qwerty keyboard

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 16. 
    A workstation is
    • A. 

      Where you can store data files and you can carry it with you to use in another computer

    • B. 

      None of these

    • C. 

      The central computer that saves files and programs

    • D. 

      A single computer

    • E. 

      The name of items you can add to the computer such as a printer or scanner

  • 17. 
    The central processing unit is
    • A. 

      The central computer that saves files and programs

    • B. 

      None of these

    • C. 

      The memory that is lost when you turn your computer off

    • D. 

      Areas where you can store data files and you can carry it with you to use in another computer

    • E. 

      The items you can add to the computer such as a printer or scanner

  • 18. 
    Random access memory is
    • A. 

      Where you can save data files and you can carry it with you to use in another computeris

    • B. 

      None of these

    • C. 

      The central computer that saves files and programs

    • D. 

      Used for storage when you open software, and it is erased when you shut the computer off

    • E. 

      An item you can add to the computer such as a printer or scanner

  • 19. 
    A tower is
    • A. 

      A computer that stands upright

    • B. 

      None of these

    • C. 

      The central memory that saves files and programs

    • D. 

      Storage space and you can carry it with you to use in another computer

    • E. 

      The item you can add to the computer such as a printer or scanner

  • 20. 
    A floppy disk
    • A. 

      Is made of bendable metal and is used to record DVDs

    • B. 

      Is none of these

    • C. 

      The central computer that saves files and programs

    • D. 

      The item you can add to the computer such as a printer or scanner

    • E. 

      Saves data files and you can carry it with you to use in another computer

  • 21. 
    The internet is
    • A. 

      The central computer that saves files and programs

    • B. 

      None of these

    • C. 

      An international group of computer networks connected to each other

    • D. 

      An item you can add to the computer such as a printer or scanner

    • E. 

      The brain of the computer

  • 22. 
    The firmware
    • A. 

      none of these

    • B. 

      Communicates between the hardware and software

    • C. 

      Is the central computer that saves files and programs

    • D. 

      Saves data files and you can carry it with you to use in another computer

    • E. 

      Is items you can add to the computer such as a printer or scanner

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