Intro To Technology Final

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Intro To Technology Final

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is software?
    • A. 

      Software refers to the intangible components of a computer system such as applications which instructs the computer how to perform specific tasks

    • B. 

      Software refers to the tangible components of a computer such as the monitor, keyboard and mouse.

    • C. 

      Software is the operating system which determines how the user interacts with the computer.

    • D. 

      Both A and C

  • 2. 
    Which is the correct order of data representation from smallest to largest?
    • A. 

      Bits, bytes, megabytes, kilobytes, terabytes, gigabytes

    • B. 

      Bits, bytes, kilobytes, megabytes, gigabytes, terabytes

    • C. 

      Bits, bytes, kilobytes, megabytes, terabytes, gigabytes

    • D. 

      Bits, bytes, kilobytes, terabytes, gigabytes, megabytes,

  • 3. 
    The symbols KB, MB, GB, TB refer to
    • A. 

      Processing capacity

    • B. 

      Storage capacity

    • C. 

      File sizes

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    When shopping for a tablet, which processor will faster?
    • A. 

      8 GB

    • B. 

      8 MB

    • C. 

      16 KB

    • D. 

      16 GB

  • 5. 
    The mother board
    • A. 

      Is a circuit board which contains the hard drive

    • B. 

      Is an advanced type of keyboard

    • C. 

      Is a circuit board which contains the processing hardware

    • D. 

      Is a board inside the computer which houses the disk drive

  • 6. 
    A hard drive
    • A. 

      Permanently stores data even when the computer is off

    • B. 

      Only stores data when the computer is on

    • C. 

      Stores the information the processor needs to run applications

    • D. 

      Both B and C

  • 7. 
    RAM
    • A. 

      Permanently stores data even when the computer is off

    • B. 

      Only stores data when the computer is on

    • C. 

      Stores information the processor needs to run applications

    • D. 

      Both B and C

  • 8. 
    Three types of hard drive are
    • A. 

      Compact disk, DVD, RAM

    • B. 

      Magnetic dis, compact disk, flash drive

    • C. 

      USB, flash drive, CPU

    • D. 

      Disk drive, USB, RAM

  • 9. 
    How does a hard disk drive store data?
    • A. 

      By slightly scratching the surface of the disk in patterns representing binary code

    • B. 

      By using a magnet to realign particles on the disk in north/south patterns representing binary code

    • C. 

      By laser etching the surface of the disk with ridges of different heights representing binary code

    • D. 

      By using a grid of millions of tiny electric switches that can be open or closed to represent 0 and 1 or binary code

  • 10. 
    Input devices are
    • A. 

      Monitor, printer, speakers

    • B. 

      Webcam, printer, monitor

    • C. 

      Monitor, CPU and hard drive

    • D. 

      Keyboard, mouse, microphone

  • 11. 
    Output devices are
    • A. 

      Monitor, printer, speakers

    • B. 

      Webcam, printer, monitor

    • C. 

      Monitor, CPU and hard drive

    • D. 

      Keyboard, mouse, microphone

  • 12. 
    A computer is
    • A. 

      A PC, MAC or other device that runs software applications

    • B. 

      An electronic device that accepts and manipulates information and instructions from a user

    • C. 

      An electronic device with a CPU, RAM and monitor

    • D. 

      Any electronic device that runs software of any kind and can store information

  • 13. 
    URL
    • A. 

      Must end in .com, .org, .edu, .gov, or .net

    • B. 

      Is the most common way people find websites

    • C. 

      Stands for uniform resource locator and tells the web browser where to find the website

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 14. 
    In email CC
    • A. 

      Is just a meaningless acronym that only techies understand

    • B. 

      Stands for corporate copy and is used in corporations to keep copies for the company

    • C. 

      Stands for carbon cop and allows the email sender to store a copy of the email in an offline file

    • D. 

      Stands for carbon copy and allows the email sender to send the email to people who are not the main recipient

  • 15. 
    In email BCC...
    • A. 

      Stands for blind carbon copy and hides your email address from the recipient

    • B. 

      Stands for blind carbon copy and hides the email address which are sent a copy

    • C. 

      Stands for blind current copy and hides the email addresses which are sent a copy

    • D. 

      Both A and B

  • 16. 
    CC and BCC are useful for
    • A. 

      Saving copies of your emails on your hard drive

    • B. 

      Keeping a recipient in the loop while letting them know they don't need to respond

    • C. 

      Sending an email to a large number of recipients

    • D. 

      Keeping your emails private

  • 17. 
    An easy way to send an email to a large number of recipients is
    • A. 

      To keep a contact group for those recipients

    • B. 

      To copy and paste their email addresses from an excel file

    • C. 

      To type faster

    • D. 

      To select their emails from your list of contacts

  • 18. 
    Which of the following is NOT good email etiquette?
    • A. 

      Use greetings and closings

    • B. 

      Write just as you would talking with a friend in person

    • C. 

      Avoid using sarcasm and other emotions which are difficult to convey through text

    • D. 

      Check your spelling and grammar

  • 19. 
    To attach a file to an email...
    • A. 

      Go to 'file', then 'upload' and choose the file to upload

    • B. 

      Click on the icon that looks like a sheet of paper and choose the file to upload

    • C. 

      Click and drag a file onto the address bar in the email

    • D. 

      Click the icon that looks like a paper clip and choose the file to upload

  • 20. 
    Which of the following is NOT a useful tip for avoiding cyber-bullying/harassment?
    • A. 

      Don't respond or get involved in a heated exchange online don't respond/don't get involved in a heated exchange online

    • B. 

      Block the harasser

    • C. 

      Always speak up and tell people exactly how you feel

    • D. 

      Report to the website

  • 21. 
    In keynote, many creative features can be added to your presentation by first clicking on
    • A. 

      Chart

    • B. 

      Inspector

    • C. 

      Alpha

    • D. 

      Themes

  • 22. 
    In Keynote, if you want to add music or video files
    • A. 

      Click on 'media'

    • B. 

      Click on 'inspector'

    • C. 

      Click on 'themes'

    • D. 

      Click on 'alpha'

  • 23. 
    If you wanted to add a chart in a Keynote slide
    • A. 

      Click inspector and find chart

    • B. 

      Click alpha

    • C. 

      Click themes

    • D. 

      Click chart

  • 24. 
    If you wanted to change the theme of your Keynote presentation
    • A. 

      Click chart and select your theme

    • B. 

      Click inspector and select your theme

    • C. 

      Click alpha and select your theme

    • D. 

      Click themes and select your theme

  • 25. 
    In Numbers you can most quickly highlight an entire column by
    • A. 

      Pressing control c on your keyboard

    • B. 

      Clicking and dragging on the entire column

    • C. 

      Right clicking on the column

    • D. 

      Clicking the column heading (A, B etc.)

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