Mrs Ts Computer Hardware Basics 2nd & 3rd Grade

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Mrs Ts Computer Hardware Basics 2nd & 3rd Grade

This quiz was prepared to test the students knowledge of the Basic Hardware components on the computer.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the name of the TV looking device which allows you to see images?
    • A. 

      Keyboard

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      Printer

  • 2. 
    Which two (2) hardware devices are considered input devices?
    • A. 

      Keyboard

    • B. 

      Printer

    • C. 

      Icon

    • D. 

      Mouse

  • 3. 
    What is the name of THIS removable storage device? ?
    • A. 

      Compact Disc

    • B. 

      Flash drive

    • C. 

      3-1/2" Floppy disk

  • 4. 
    Which one of these removable storage devices has the most storage space? Copace Disc (CD):  Flash Drive:   3-1/2º Floppy Disk: 
    • A. 

      Compact Disc (CD)

    • B. 

      Flash Drive

    • C. 

      3-1/2" Floppy disk

  • 5. 
    When should you press the computer power button  to turn off the computer?
    • A. 

      Never, unless that the computer stops responding.

    • B. 

      Whenever I feel the urge.

    • C. 

      Every time I use the computer so that I can turn it off.

  • 6. 
    What are the two (2) indications that the computer is on?  Please select two (2) answers.
    • A. 

      If you move the mouse the Icons will appear on the Monitor

    • B. 

      The computer laughs gently.

    • C. 

      The computer lights on the keyboard may blink briefly.

  • 7. 
    What could be considered an output device.  Please select two (2) choices.
    • A. 

      Printer

    • B. 

      Mouse

    • C. 

      Keyboard

    • D. 

      Speakers

  • 8. 
    How should you SHUT DOWN the computer from the Desktop?
    • A. 

      Click on Start> Shut Down

    • B. 

      Start button> All Programs> Log Off

    • C. 

      Internet Explorer

  • 9. 
    The ________ is the blinking line that lets you know where you are on the screen.
    • A. 

      Icon

    • B. 

      Cursor

    • C. 

      Mouse

  • 10. 
    What should you NEVER do while using a computer? Please select one (1) answer.
    • A. 

      Eat, Drink or spill liquid on it

    • B. 

      Type a letter to your friend

    • C. 

      Open a program or file

  • 11. 
    An ________ is the picture that when clicked on will open the program or file.
    • A. 

      Icon

    • B. 

      Desktop

    • C. 

      Camera

  • 12. 
    This device is the brains of the computer. It holds the hard drive, memory and is inside the Tower?
    • A. 

      USB - Universal Serial Bus

    • B. 

      CPU - Central Processing Unit

  • 13. 
    This hardware device allows you to click and drag.
    • A. 

      Printer

    • B. 

      Mouse

    • C. 

      Keyboard

  • 14. 
    Please select the five (5) major Hardware components of a desktop computer.
    • A. 

      Monitor

    • B. 

      CPU/Tower/System Unit

    • C. 

      RAM

    • D. 

      Printer

    • E. 

      Mouse

    • F. 

      Keyboard

  • 15. 
    What is considered the hands of the computer?
    • A. 

      Mouse

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      Keyboard