Basic Computer Knowledge For Beginner

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Basic Computer Knowledge For Beginner - Quiz

If you are going to start computer and you don't have much basic knowledge, how to operate? Then you should try this quiz it will help you.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are the two steps in starting a computer
    • A. 

      Pressing Ctrl+Alt+Del

    • B. 

      Using the mouse to select "Start"

    • C. 

      Pressing the power buttons on both the computer and the moniter

    • D. 

      Double-clicking the Internet Explorer Icon

  • 2. 
    What are these pictures called?
    • A. 

      Cursors

    • B. 

      Icons

    • C. 

      Windows

    • D. 

      Favorites

  • 3. 
    Which mouse button do you use more often
    • A. 

      Left

    • B. 

      Right

    • C. 

      Neither

  • 4. 
    Which of these are examples of search engines?
    • A. 

      Word and Excel

    • B. 

      Internet Explorer and Firefox

    • C. 

      Yahoo! and Google

    • D. 

      Google and Hotmail

  • 5. 
    What is this called?
    • A. 

      Address Bar

    • B. 

      Search Box

    • C. 

      Internet Explorer

    • D. 

      Favorites

  • 6. 
    This picture is called:
    • A. 

      A Window

    • B. 

      The Desktop

    • C. 

      Windows XP

    • D. 

      Icon Screen

  • 7. 
    "Font' is defined as:
    • A. 

      Any letters that are underlined

    • B. 

      The style, size, and overall appearance of the text

    • C. 

      The color of your text

    • D. 

      How long a paragraph is

  • 8. 
    Select the email address from the choices below
  • 9. 
    How do you close a window on your desktop
    • A. 

      Use the mouse to press the button with two overlapping boxes in it at the top right corner of the screen.

    • B. 

      Go to "File" and select "Save As."

    • C. 

      Use the mouse to press the button with the "x" in it at the top of the right corner of the screen

    • D. 

      Go to "Edit" and select "Close"

    • E. 

      Press the "Ctrl" key on the keyboard

  • 10. 
    How do you properly shut down a computer?
    • A. 

      Press the power switch on the front of the moniter

    • B. 

      Go to the "Start" button and select "Shut Down."

    • C. 

      Go to the "start" button and select "Log Off."

    • D. 

      Press the "Shut Down" key on the keyboard

  • 11. 
    How do you open a program such as Microsoft Word when there are no icons on the desktop?
    • A. 

      Double click on the desktop to reveal hidden icons.

    • B. 

      Click the "start" button and and select the program from the menu.

    • C. 

      Use a Keyboard command

    • D. 

      It is not possible to open a program when there are no icons on the desktop

    • E. 

      Restart the Computer

  • 12. 
    How do you select text to copy or delete in a word document?
    • A. 

      Go to "Edit" at the top of the screen and select "copy"

    • B. 

      Place the cursor at the beginning of the text you wish to highlight, press the left mouse button and drag the mouse across the text.

    • C. 

      Use the backspace key until the cursor reached the text you wish to select. Press "Ctrl" to select the text

    • D. 

      Press the "Page up" key on the keyboard

    • E. 

      Place the cursor at the beginning of the text you wish to highlight, press the right mouse button and drag the mouse across the text.

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