Computer Skills Ultimate Exam Quiz!

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Computer Skills Ultimate Exam Quiz!

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  • 1. 
    Control Unit (CU) is the:
    • A. 

      Main unit of the computer and sometimes is called the brain of the computer

    • B. 

      Unit that controls and coordinates all other computer components

    • C. 

      Main memory of any computer system

    • D. 

      Unit that is responsible for performing all the computer calculations

  • 2. 
    CD-ROM stands for:
    • A. 

      Compact Disk Random Only Memory

    • B. 

      Compact Disk Read Only Memory

    • C. 

      Computer Device Read Only Memory

    • D. 

      Computer Disk Random Online Memory

  • 3. 
    Which of the following factors you should consider when buying a  computer:
    • A. 

       Size of the RAM

    • B. 

       Speed of the CPU

    • C. 

      Size of the hard disk

    • D. 

      All of the above 

  • 4. 
    The term "end-user" is used to describe people who:
    • A. 

      Use the output from computers (the end product).

    • B. 

      Write software for computers.

    • C. 

      Use computers to perform information processing tasks.

    • D. 

      Are the last to use a computer or the information from a computer

  • 5. 
    In which areas of today's business world would you expect to find microcomputers?
    • A. 

      In nearly all areas of business.

    • B. 

      Only in areas that require extensive mathematical processing.

    • C. 

      In areas that demand exact answers or word processing.

    • D. 

      In large corporations with big data processing budgets.

  • 6. 
    The largest computers, used mainly for research, are called:
    • A. 

      Microcomputers.

    • B. 

      Maxicomputers.

    • C. 

      Supercomputers.

    • D. 

      Mainframe computers.

  • 7. 
    The raw material used to create information is called:
    • A. 

      Metaware.

    • B. 

      Hardware.

    • C. 

      Data.

    • D. 

      Manuals/procedures.

  • 8. 
    Software used to interact between user programs and the computer is called:
    • A. 

       application software.

    • B. 

      System software.

    • C. 

      Operation software.

    • D. 

      Custom made software.

  • 9. 
    Microcomputers are divided into two general categories:
    • A. 

       high speed and low speed.

    • B. 

      Graphical and non-graphical.

    • C. 

       portable and desktop.

    • D. 

      Math based and text based.

  • 10. 
    An example of data is:
    • A. 

       the average rainfall in Amman for 1995.

    • B. 

      The names of children born in Irbed in 1950.

    • C. 

       mean of your credit card balances for the past three years.

    • D. 

      The percentage of brown eyed people in your class.

  • 11. 
    A magnetic tape is an example of:
    • A. 

      Direct access storage device.

    • B. 

      Random access storage device.

    • C. 

      Sequential access storage device.

    • D. 

      Straight line access storage device.

  • 12. 
    Temporary, or volatile, storage is also known as:
    • A. 

      RAM.

    • B. 

       ROM. 

    • C. 

       Megs.

    • D. 

      Disk.

  • 13. 
    When you delete a file:
    • A. 

        A copy of the file will be sent to the desktop .

    • B. 

       You send the file to the Recycle Bin. 

    • C. 

      The file will not be affected. 

    • D. 

      A copy of the file will be stored in your active folder.

  • 14. 
    Which of the following statements is correct about opening the control panel:
    • A. 

       You can open control panel from windows explorer.

    • B. 

      You can open control panel from settings on start menu.

    • C. 

      You can open control panel from my computer.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 15. 
    Control Unit (CU) is the:
    • A. 

       Main unit of the computer and sometimes is called the brain of the computer

    • B. 

      Unit that controls and coordinates all other computer components

    • C. 

      Main memory of any computer system

    • D. 

      Unit that is responsible for performing all the computer calculations

  • 16. 
    The documents that is located in start menu store:
    • A. 

      The last 15 files that you have open.

    • B. 

      The last 15 files that you have delete.

    • C. 

      The last 15 files that you have copy.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 17. 
    The desktop is:
    • A. 

      An example of a hardware device.

    • B. 

      A folder.

    • C. 

      A file.

    • D. 

      A window .

  • 18. 
    When you select MS-Prompt from program on start menu:
    • A. 

      You will move to DOS window.

    • B. 

      You will close your computer.

    • C. 

      You will close DOS window.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 19. 
    The Shutdown icon on start menu means:
    • A. 

      Close all windows.

    • B. 

      Close the current window.

    • C. 

      Close your computer.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 20. 
    To open a minimized window, you can click on the:
    • A. 

      Window’s button on the body of the taskbar.

    • B. 

      Maximized button on the title bar.

    • C. 

      Restore button on the title bar.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 21. 
    When you select find icon from start menu and you type ???.txt, this mean that:
    • A. 

      The computer will find all files that have extension txt only.

    • B. 

      The computer will find all files that have only three letters with all extensions.

    • C. 

      The computer will find all files that have three letter and extension txt only.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 22. 
    When you select find icon from start menu and type S*S.doc, this means that:
    • A. 

      The computer will find all files that have extension doc only.

    • B. 

      The computer will find all files that have only three letters and extension is doc.

    • C. 

      The computer will find all files that have first and last letter is S and extension is doc.

    • D. 

      None of the above .

  • 23. 
    The ADD New hardware icon on control panel is used to:
    • A. 

      Add new hardware to your computer.

    • B. 

      Delete some hardware from your computer.

    • C. 

      Stop the work of some hardware.

    • D. 

      None of the above .

  • 24. 
    The easiest way to move a file from one folder to another in windows95 is to:
    • A. 

      Use Copy and Paste.

    • B. 

      Use Cut and Copy.

    • C. 

      Use Drag and Drop.

    • D. 

      Use Cut and Drop.

  • 25. 
    You can slow or fast the movement of the mouse from the:
    • A. 

      Mouse icon on control panel.

    • B. 

      System icon on control panel.

    • C. 

      Add/Remove program icon on control panel.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

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