Semester 1 Test, Ch1-10 Comp App I

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Semester 1 Test, Ch1-10 Comp App I

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Touchpads are a common feature on laptop computers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The higher the dpi, the higher the resolution or print quality.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Data is a critical component of most businesses that is easily replaced.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    If you discovered a way to avoid or prevent similar problems using the problem-solving process, begin to follow that practice as soon as possible.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Figuratively, system software sits on top of application software.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    One of the tasks you can perform with application software is to modify and apply rules to data.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Sophisticated operating systems include built-in applications, such as games, basic graphics editors, and e-mail software.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Collaboration features allow you to track the changes made by multiple users.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The primary key is assigned to a field and uniquely identifies each record in a table.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    When using the Internet, you cannot share files across different operating systems.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    You can sort files by name, size, type, or date.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    When you scroll through a document, you move through the document on the screen without changing the location of the insertion point.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Most words are too small to read on a thumbnail.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Portrait orientation formats the content of the document with the long edge of the page at the top.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    You can use the print queue to cancel print jobs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Peripheral devices such as printers and monitors are considered to be ____. 
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Data

    • D. 

      Information

  • 17. 
    The more ____ you have, the faster the computer processes data. 
    • A. 

      ROM

    • B. 

      RAM

    • C. 

      I-cycles

    • D. 

      REM

  • 18. 
    Which of the following storage devices is the next-generation optical disc format that provides more than five times the storage capacity of traditional DVDs? 
    • A. 

      DVD-ROM

    • B. 

      DVD-R

    • C. 

      DVD-RW

    • D. 

      Blu-ray

  • 19. 
    Figure 1-2 above shows which system component? 
    • A. 

      Motherboard

    • B. 

      Microprocessor

    • C. 

      Random access memory

    • D. 

      Read-only memory

  • 20. 
    Case 1-2Myra is using a word-processing program to create an address list of her family and friends.If Myra wants to save her address list on solid-state storage media, which of the following would she choose?
    • A. 

      CD-ROM

    • B. 

      DVD-R

    • C. 

      Magnetic tape

    • D. 

      USB flash drive

  • 21. 
    The ____ is a pointing device that works like a mouse turned upside down. 
    • A. 

      Touchpad

    • B. 

      Pointing stick

    • C. 

      Trackball

    • D. 

      Joystick

  • 22. 
    Which of the following is used to produce a hard copy of the processing results? 
    • A. 

      CPU

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      Printer

    • D. 

      Speaker

  • 23. 
    Printer speed is measured in ____. 
    • A. 

      RAM

    • B. 

      Characters per second

    • C. 

      Pages per minute

    • D. 

      Dots per inch

  • 24. 
    A ____ is a video-capturing camera that is connected to a computer or computer network and displays images through the World Wide Web. 
    • A. 

      Digital camera

    • B. 

      Digital video camera

    • C. 

      Scanner

    • D. 

      Webcam

  • 25. 
    Damaged cables can ____. 
    • A. 

      Prevent peripheral devices from communicating with the computer

    • B. 

      Cause a hard drive crash

    • C. 

      Cause power spikes

    • D. 

      Conduct static electricity