Tech 1 Final Terms Test

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Test your knowledge of 30 common technology terms.


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  • 1. 
    A program that infects a computer by attaching itself to another program and propagating itself when that program is executed 
  • 2. 
    In word processing, a named set of formatting parameters that can be applied to text.
  • 3. 
    The inactive status of a terminal, device or program that is awakened by sending a code to it
  • 4. 
    In printing from a computer, to print vertically on the page.
  • 5. 
    Running more than one application in memory at the same time.
  • 6. 
    To convert a file from one system or application to the format of the system or application being used.
  • 7. 
    The condition of a computer when the computer does not respond to commands; one kind of crash
  • 8. 
    A location you create to store multiple files
  • 9. 
    Electronic communication sent over the Internet.
  • 10. 
    Pieces of information. It can take many forms: numbers or text in a paper, as bits and bytes stored in electronic memory, or as facts in your mind.
  • 11. 
    To remove part of an image.
  • 12. 
    Data that is arranged vertically, such as in a table or a spreadsheet.
  • 13. 
    The arrangement of text or graphics relative to a margin.
  • 14. 
    The application of scientific advances to benefit humanity
  • 15. 
    A document that helps to organize data in rows and columns of cells. Each cell can contain words, a number or a formula. 
  • 16. 
    A single horizontal line of data in a spreadsheet or table. 
  • 17. 
    To save newly made changes to a document.
  • 18. 
    The peripheral through which information from a computer is communicated to the outside world. Monitors, printers, and speakers are examples of output devices.
  • 19. 
    Using a special combination of keys in place of using the mouse.
  • 20. 
    A computer storage device that is permanently placed inside a computer.
  • 21. 
    A command that forces the computer to quit whatever program or operations it is running.
  • 22. 
    To send data from one application to another.
  • 23. 
    A graphical user interface used as a storage place for any program or file in the operating system.
  • 24. 
    To remove an object from a document and place it in a buffer.
  • 25. 
    Duplicating a section of a document (or graphic) and placing it in a buffer (clipboard) until it is pasted somewhere else.
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