Operating System: Application And Software Tools! Quiz

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Operating System: Application And Software Tools! Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The software can be categorized into two types: system software and application software.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The operating system will continue only for 1 hour regardless of whether the computer is on or off.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The operating system contains instructions that coordinate all of the activities of the hardware devices in a computer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The successor to Window XP was Vista.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    A user interface does not have much control over how you enter data or instructions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Application programs can be used for the following purposes:
    • A. 

      Productivity business tool

    • B. 

      Assisting with graphics and multimedia projects

    • C. 

      Supporting school and professional activities

    • D. 

      Helping with home and personal activities

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    To use application software you must
    • A. 

      Be trained in computer science

    • B. 

      Instruct the operating system to start the program

    • C. 

      Turn on the computer

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    A small image that represents a program, an instruction, or some other object is a(n)
    • A. 

      Button

    • B. 

      Menu

    • C. 

      Icon

    • D. 

      Mouse

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    A set of instructions that cause a computer program to perform a specific action.
    • A. 

      Menu

    • B. 

      Tab keys

    • C. 

      Buttons

    • D. 

      Command

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    To distinguish among various files
    • A. 

      Assign each a file name

    • B. 

      Color code them

    • C. 

      List in alphabetical order

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above