Pcps Tsip Basics 1

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Pcps Tsip Basics 1

Computer, Internet and email (Gmail & MS Outlook) Basics, Search Better, Internet Security Basics, Google Drive & Docs


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does a computer allow you to do?
    • A. 

      Type documents and send email

    • B. 

      Browse the Internet

    • C. 

      Store and retrieve data

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    The most popular operating system for personal computers is ________.
    • A. 

      Mac OSX

    • B. 

      Facebook

    • C. 

      Microsoft Windows

    • D. 

      Ubuntu Linux

  • 3. 
    Applications can be downloaded from the Internet.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The cloud allows you to ________.
    • A. 

      Access your email with any computer with an Internet connection

    • B. 

      Automatically back-up your data

    • C. 

      Easily bring your files with you

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    Instead of a mouse, many laptops use a(n) ________.
    • A. 

      Optical drive

    • B. 

      Touchpad

    • C. 

      Scanner

    • D. 

      Laser pointer

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is a type of monitor port?
    • A. 

      VGA port

    • B. 

      Display port

    • C. 

      DVI port

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    The main circuit board in a computer is called the ________.
    • A. 

      RAM

    • B. 

      Dongle

    • C. 

      Motherboard

    • D. 

      Power Spply Unit

  • 8. 
    It is possible to connect peripherals to a laptop.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    PDA is short for ________.
    • A. 

      Portable Desktop Application

    • B. 

      Peripheral Data Aggregator

    • C. 

      Parallel Display Adapter

    • D. 

      Personal Digital Assistant

  • 10. 
    A mouse can connect to the computer with a ________ connection.
    • A. 

      USB

    • B. 

      PS/2

    • C. 

      Bluetooth

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 11. 
    Peripherals that can be instantly recognized by your computer are known as ________.    
    • A. 

      Windows Easy Transfer

    • B. 

      Plug and Play

    • C. 

      Accounts

    • D. 

      Browsers

  • 12. 
    To navigate through different folders in Windows, you'll use ________.
    • A. 

      Windows Easy Transfer

    • B. 

      Launchpad

    • C. 

      Windows Explorer

    • D. 

      Finder

  • 13. 
    Some modems include a built-in router.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    To guard against malware, you will need to have ________.
    • A. 

      Antivirus software

    • B. 

      A can of compressed air

    • C. 

      A word processor

    • D. 

      Spyware

  • 15. 
    If a Windows program has become unresponsive, which keys do you press to open the Task Manager?
    • A. 

      Shift+Tab+Enter

    • B. 

      Home, Control, Shift

    • C. 

      Space bar, F1, Tab

    • D. 

      Control+Alt+Delete

  • 16. 
    WYSIWYG is short for ...
    • A. 

      White Yellow System Information With Yellow Gama

    • B. 

      What You See Is What You Get

    • C. 

      Will You See Information When You Give

    • D. 

      When You See It Will Yonder Grow

  • 17. 
    Right mouse clicking will give you _____________.
    • A. 

      Scroll capability

    • B. 

      The ability to change mouse options

    • C. 

      More advanced options

    • D. 

      Shut down

  • 18. 
    A cursor is a small image on the screen indicating where you are pointing; the mouse controls the movement of the cursor.  The cursor  can appear in different forms, including:
    • A. 

      An arrow, which indicates were you are positioned on the screen.

    • B. 

      An I-beam, often blinking, which marks a place on the screen where you can enter selected text.

    • C. 

      A pointing hand, which indicates that you are hovering over a link.

    • D. 

      An hour glass, which indicates that the computer is doing a task. You must wait until it disappears before you can proceed.

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 19. 
    The term Desktop can be described as:
    • A. 

      A. The information that appears on the computer soon after the computer is turned on

    • B. 

      B. Where you will find your mouse

    • C. 

      C. Where you place your computer

    • D. 

      D. The desktop contains a number of icons, or images, tyhat you can clic on to launch programs

    • E. 

      Both A & D

    • F. 

      Both C & D

    • G. 

      All of the above

  • 20. 
    Software, such as Microsoft Internet Explorer, used to find information on the Web is called a 
    • A. 

      Google

    • B. 

      Browser

    • C. 

      Trojan

    • D. 

      Filter

  • 21. 
    In the workplace, is best practice to ______________ your computer when stepping away from your desk.
    • A. 

      Log off

    • B. 

      Cover your monitor

    • C. 

      Transfer files

    • D. 

      Defragment your drive

  • 22. 
    Drag and drop is a mouse gesture in which the user selects a virtual object by "grabbing" it and "dragging" it to a different location or onto another virtual object.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Internet and WWW (World Wide Web) are considered the same.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    A home network is an example of a __________.
    • A. 

      LAN (Local Area Network)

    • B. 

      WAN (Wide Area Network)

    • C. 

      Server

    • D. 

      Token Ring Network

  • 25. 
    Web pages are stored on a __________.
    • A. 

      Modem

    • B. 

      Client

    • C. 

      Server

    • D. 

      Router

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