1st Quarter Final Test

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1st Quarter Final Test - Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is a Desktop Computer?

  • 2. 

    What is a computer?

  • 3. 

    What is a Laptop Computer?

  • 4. 

    List the benefits of Good Keyboarding Skills (as many as you can remember)

  • 5. 

    List the 7 Proper Keyboarding Techniques:

  • 6. 

    The background area of the screen where windows are open is called ____________

    Correct Answer(s)
    The background area of the screen where windows are open is called the desktop. The desktop is the main screen of a computer or device, where users can place icons, shortcuts, and files for easy access. It serves as a workspace and provides a graphical user interface for interacting with the computer's operating system and applications. The desktop is customizable, allowing users to personalize it with wallpapers, widgets, and other elements to suit their preferences and needs.

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  • 7. 

    Every program or document opens into a box, which is actually called __________

    Correct Answer(s)
    In computing, a window refers to a graphical user interface (GUI) element that displays the content of a program or document. It provides a visual representation of the program or document and allows the user to interact with it. The term "window" is commonly used to describe the rectangular area on the screen where the program or document is displayed. It acts as a container for the content and can be resized, moved, minimized, or closed.

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  • 8. 

    The ___________ is the arrow that is controlled by the mouse.

    Correct Answer(s)
    The term "pointer" refers to the arrow-shaped icon that is controlled by the mouse. This icon is used to interact with objects and elements on a computer screen, allowing users to click, select, and navigate through various applications and interfaces. The pointer is a visual representation of the mouse's movements and actions, providing a way for users to interact with the graphical user interface of a computer system.

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  • 9. 

    The _____________ button enlarges a window to be the size of you full screen

    Correct Answer(s)
    The Maximize button is used to enlarge a window to the size of your full screen. Clicking on this button will maximize the window, allowing you to view its content without any other distractions or elements from the operating system. This is particularly useful when you want to focus on a specific application or when you need to view more content within a window.

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  • 10. 

    The ______ ____ shows what programs and windows are currently open.

    Correct Answer(s)
    Task bar
    The taskbar is a visual element in the user interface of an operating system that displays the currently open programs and windows. It typically appears at the bottom of the screen and allows users to quickly switch between different applications or access commonly used functions such as the Start menu, system tray, and notification area. The taskbar provides a convenient way to manage and navigate through open windows, making it easier for users to multitask and stay organized.

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  • 11. 

    A list of options available for a user is call a _______

    Correct Answer(s)
    A list of options available for a user is called a menu. A menu typically presents a selection of choices or actions that a user can navigate through and select from. It serves as a navigational tool, providing an organized and structured way for users to interact with a system or application. Menus can be seen in various contexts, such as computer software, websites, and mobile applications, where they offer users a clear and intuitive means of accessing different features or content.

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  • 12. 

    The _____________ button moves the program or document window out of the way bur keeps the program / document open

    Correct Answer(s)
    The "Minimize" button is used to move the program or document window out of the way while keeping it open. When you click on the Minimize button, the window is reduced to a small icon or thumbnail on the taskbar, allowing you to quickly access it again when needed. This is useful when you want to temporarily hide a window without closing it completely, so you can focus on other tasks or windows.

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  • 13. 

    The _________ _____ appears in most programs and contains the words File, Edit, View, etc.

    Correct Answer(s)
    Menu bar
    The menu bar is a common feature in most programs and typically contains options such as File, Edit, View, etc. It provides users with a set of menus that contain various commands and functions that can be accessed by clicking on them. The menu bar is usually located at the top of the program's window and serves as a navigational tool for users to access different features and perform actions within the program.

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  • 14. 

    The ________  _________  _________  is found in Office programs and provides quick access to the commands you use most often; and it can be customized.

    Correct Answer(s)
    Quick Access Toolbar
    The Quick Access Toolbar is a feature found in Office programs that allows users to easily access the commands they use frequently. It is located at the top of the program window and can be customized to include specific commands that are most commonly used by the user. This toolbar provides a convenient and quick way to access frequently used commands, improving productivity and efficiency while working in Office programs.

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  • 15. 

    The ___________  _____ is a the top of a window and tell you the name of your document / program.  

    Correct Answer(s)
    Title bar
    The title bar is located at the top of a window and displays the name of the document or program that is currently open. It provides a quick reference for users to identify the content they are working on or the application they are using. The title bar is a common feature in graphical user interfaces and helps users navigate and manage multiple windows or documents simultaneously.

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  • 16. 

    The ___________ button resizes a window to the size it was before it was full screen

    Correct Answer(s)
    The "Restore" button is used to resize a window to its previous size after it has been maximized to full screen. This button is typically found in the title bar of a window and allows the user to easily switch between full screen and normal window mode. By clicking the "Restore" button, the window will be restored to its previous dimensions and position on the screen, allowing the user to continue working with the window in a smaller size.

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  • 17. 

    Write the Home Row Keys: ____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____ Write the Home Row Keys, In order and separe each one of them by one space (only one space)

    Correct Answer(s)
    A S D F G H J K L ;
    The home row keys are a set of keys on a keyboard where the fingers rest when typing. In this case, the correct answer is "A S D F G H J K L ;". These keys are located in the middle row of the keyboard and are typically where the index fingers rest.

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  • 18. 

    What is your computer teacher's name?Clue: She has 2 names and 2 last names (Select 4 of them from the list)

    • A.


    • B.


    • C.


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    • F.


    • G.


    • H.


    • I.


    • J.


    • K.


    • L.


    • M.


    Correct Answer(s)
    B. Janet
    G. Irasema
    K. Balderas
    M. Merchant

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