Basic Computer Programming Test! Trivia Quiz

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Basic Computer Programming Test! Trivia Quiz

This quiz is worth 36 points - 3 points a question!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the name for a character in Scratch? (This comes from computer programming where the code is oriented to an object.)
    • A. 

      Variable

    • B. 

      Scratcher

    • C. 

      Sprite

    • D. 

      Spritely Scratch Window Script

  • 2. 
    This part of the Library is Orange. They are control and are used to create..
    • A. 

      Conditional Statements by giving you the "when" and loops by giving the "forever"

    • B. 

      A Change in costume

    • C. 

      Some data

    • D. 

      Variables

    • E. 

      How to save your Scratch program

  • 3. 
    Which of these is a conditional statement that uses data?
    • A. 

      When the space key is pressed, forever move

    • B. 

      When the green flag is clicked, turn 15 degrees

    • C. 

      If i snap my fingers, talk quietly

    • D. 

      Repeat 10 times

  • 4. 
    When I click in the Sprite/Script window and click on the costume tab, I am
    • A. 

      Making a loop

    • B. 

      Making it move

    • C. 

      Adding a sound

    • D. 

      Creating costumes for a Sprite

  • 5. 
    To get a new Sprite, I just drag it from the desktop.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    What would this script make the cat do most likely? ** it's a tricky one, act it out if you need to!
    • A. 

      Go 10 steps and then turn

    • B. 

      Turn and the move across the page forever

    • C. 

      Go in a circle

    • D. 

      Move 10 steps, then turn, then move again

  • 7. 
    Computers can't process a command like "slowly," they need _________ which is usually numbers, but can be letters too.
    • A. 

      Loops

    • B. 

      Conditional Statements

    • C. 

      Data

  • 8. 
    In this program, when the Sprite was touching the cheese puffs, it would change the hunger variable
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is not a type of computer programming language?
    • A. 

      Java

    • B. 

      Scratch

    • C. 

      Lasers

    • D. 

      C++

    • E. 

      Pascal

  • 10. 
    An algorithm is..
    • A. 

      Data and Loops mixed together

    • B. 

      A fixed set of steps to solve a problem, like the scripts in Scratch

    • C. 

      Only in Java and it's mostly # and %

    • D. 

      Conditional Statements without the "ifs"