Gems Computer Quiz Competition

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    This is the on-screen work area on which windows, icons, menus, and dialog boxes appear.
    • A. 

      A. My Computer

    • B. 

      B. Desktop

    • C. 

      C. Disk Drive

    • D. 

      D. Hardware

  • 2. 
    The currently selected window.
    • A. 

      A. Active

    • B. 

      B. Desktop

    • C. 

      C. Window

    • D. 

      D. Task bar

  • 3. 
    The physical components of a computer system, including any equipment such as printers, mouse and monitor.
    • A. 

      A. Software

    • B. 

      B. Desktop

    • C. 

      C. Hardware

    • D. 

      D. My Computer

  • 4. 
    The fixed hard disk drive inside your computer system. Information is saved to it and all your programs are stored and run from it.
    • A. 

      A. C Drive

    • B. 

      B. D Drive

    • C. 

      C. Firmware

    • D. 

      D. My Computer

  • 5. 
    5. The program that manages a computer's resources, such as Windows XP, Mac OS, or Linux.
    • A. 

      A. Operating System

    • B. 

      B. My Computer

    • C. 

      C. Hardware

    • D. 

      D. Default

  • 6. 
    A secondary window that contains buttons and various kinds of options through which you can carry out a particular command or task.
    • A. 

      A. Window

    • B. 

      B. Desktop

    • C. 

      C. Dialogue Box

    • D. 

      D. Application

  • 7. 
    This term is used to describe a preset value for some option in a computer program. It is the value used when a setting has not been specified by the user.
    • A. 

      A. Default

    • B. 

      B. Task bar

    • C. 

      C. Settings

    • D. 

      D. Start Button

  • 8. 
    Memory that can be read from or written to by a computer or other devices. Information stored here is lost when the computer is turned off.
    • A. 

      A. Application

    • B. 

      B. Software

    • C. 

      C. My Computer

    • D. 

      D. RAM

  • 9. 
    This key will lock alpha keys into uppercase.
    • A. 

      A. Shift

    • B. 

      B. Caps Lock

    • C. 

      C. Control

    • D. 

      D. Alt

  • 10. 
    A customizable toolbar (located on the taskbar) that lets you display the Windows desktop or start a program with a single click.
    • A. 

      A. Start

    • B. 

      B. Quick Launch

    • C. 

      C. My Desktop

    • D. 

      D. Menu Bar

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