Technology Pre-assessment Quiz Questions

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Technology Pre-assessment Quiz Questions

This is a quiz given at the start of the nine weeks.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which computer part is often times called the "screen"?
    • A. 

      Scanner

    • B. 

      Mouse

    • C. 

      Monitor

    • D. 

      Keyboard

  • 2. 
    Which computer peripheral is used when you would like to use a DVD or CD?
    • A. 

      Monitor

    • B. 

      CD/DVD tray

    • C. 

      Printer

    • D. 

      Scanner

  • 3. 
    Which computer peripheral uses left clicks and right clicks?
    • A. 

      Mouse

    • B. 

      Printer

    • C. 

      Scanner

    • D. 

      Monitor

  • 4. 
    Which of the icons would you click to boldface highlighted text?
    • A. 

      The "B"

    • B. 

      The "I"

    • C. 

      The "U"

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    Which of the icons would you click to underline highlighted text?
    • A. 

      The "B"

    • B. 

      The "I"

    • C. 

      The "U"

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    Which of the icons would you click to italicize highlighted text?
    • A. 

      The "B"

    • B. 

      The "I"

    • C. 

      The "U"

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    Which is the row of keys called that we set our fingers on as we prepare to type?
    • A. 

      Skid Row

    • B. 

      Home Row

    • C. 

      Finger Row

    • D. 

      Key Row

  • 8. 
    Which 2 keys are the "anchor keys" on the keyboard?
    • A. 

      A and K

    • B. 

      E and O

    • C. 

      F and J

    • D. 

      T and ;

  • 9. 
    What does the "shift key" do on the keyboard?
    • A. 

      When held down, it capitalizes the letter being typed

    • B. 

      Causes each key to go back one space

    • C. 

      When held down, it causes a beeping sound

    • D. 

      Helps choose a different color of fonts

  • 10. 
    What is "GWAM" the abbreviation for while typing?
    • A. 

      Great Words Per Mile

    • B. 

      Gross Words Per Minute

    • C. 

      Grand Words Per Millenium

    • D. 

      Gross Words Per Monitor

  • 11. 
    Which is the most important typing skill to develop?
    • A. 

      Fonts

    • B. 

      Time

    • C. 

      Speed

    • D. 

      Accuracy

  • 12. 
    While typing, your eyes should be looking at what?
    • A. 

      The keyboard

    • B. 

      Your fingers

    • C. 

      The monitor or page being typed from

    • D. 

      The printer

  • 13. 
    Which of the following is a way to create margins in Microsoft Word 2007?
    • A. 

      Home Ribbon Tab > Font

    • B. 

      Insert Ribbon Tab > Picture

    • C. 

      Page Layout Ribbon Tab > Margins

    • D. 

      References Ribbon Tab > Insert Citation

  • 14. 
    Which of the following will allow you to print a document using Microsoft Word 2007?
    • A. 

      Office Button > Print

    • B. 

      Office Button > Save

    • C. 

      Office Button > PDF

    • D. 

      Office Button > Developer

  • 15. 
    If you wanted to move a paragraph of text from one place in your document to another, which of the following would be the best option?
    • A. 

      Highlight text > right click > copy > click where you want text > right click > delete

    • B. 

      Highlight text > right click > cut > click where you want text > right click > paste

    • C. 

      Highlight text > right click > move > click where you want text > right click > paste

    • D. 

      Highlight text > right click > cut > click where you want text > right click > delete

  • 16. 
    If you have a sentence in your document that you do not need any longer, how can you "get rid of" the text?
    • A. 

      Highlight text > delete

    • B. 

      Highlight text > move

    • C. 

      Highlight text > copy

    • D. 

      None of the answers

  • 17. 
    How do you enter text in a Microsoft Word 2007 document?
    • A. 

      Use cut and paste most of the time

    • B. 

      Type only when the computer tells you to

    • C. 

      Type anywhere you would like

    • D. 

      Type where the cursor is flashing

  • 18. 
    How do you insert special symbols into your document?
    • A. 

      Home Ribbon Tab > Paragraphs option

    • B. 

      Insert Ribbon Tab > Symbols

    • C. 

      Reference Ribbon Tab > Signs

    • D. 

      None of the answers

  • 19. 
    How do you check the spelling of your Microsoft Word 2007 document?
    • A. 

      Page Layout Ribbon Tab > Margins

    • B. 

      References Ribbon Tab > Manage Sources

    • C. 

      Review Ribbon Tab > Spelling and Grammar

    • D. 

      Home Ribbon Tab > Font

  • 20. 
    You have saved a document. Now, you want to save it BUT WITH A DIFFERENT NAME. How would you do this?
    • A. 

      Office Button > Save As

    • B. 

      Office Button > Print As

    • C. 

      Office Button > Reference As

    • D. 

      Office Button > Developer

  • 21. 
    What is the work area in a PowerPoint Presentation called?
    • A. 

      Text

    • B. 

      Graphic

    • C. 

      Area

    • D. 

      Slide

  • 22. 
    How do you insert clip art into a slide in Microsoft PowerPoint?
    • A. 

      Insert Ribbon Tab > Picture

    • B. 

      Home Ribbon Tab > Insert

    • C. 

      Reference Ribbon Tab > Graphic

    • D. 

      None of the answers

  • 23. 
    How do you change the size of a GRAPHIC in Microsoft PowerPoint?
    • A. 

      Highlight the graphic, change the font size

    • B. 

      Click and drag the entire slide

    • C. 

      Click and drag the middle of the graphic

    • D. 

      Click and drag one of the resizing handles

  • 24. 
    How do you insert bulleted text into Microsoft PowerPoint slides?
    • A. 

      Highlight the text you want bulleted > Home Ribbon Tab > Symbols

    • B. 

      Highlight the text you want bulleted > Insert Ribbon Tab > Symbols

    • C. 

      Highlight the text you want bulleted > Home RIbbon Tab > Bullets

    • D. 

      Highlight the text you want bulleted > Insert Ribbon Tab > Dots

  • 25. 
    How do you select a background color and apply it to your Microsoft PowerPoint slides?
    • A. 

      Home Ribbon Tab > Backgrounds

    • B. 

      Insert Ribbon Tab > Shapes

    • C. 

      Design Ribbon Tab > Background Styles

    • D. 

      References > Background Additions

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