Tech Apps Test 1

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This test covers keyboarding technique, computer vocabulary, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and using the correct fingers for keys up through Lesson 9.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A computer program that was written to purposely damage computer systems.
    • A. 

      Software

    • B. 

      Virus

    • C. 

      Hard Copy

    • D. 

      Browser

  • 2. 
    A tiny picture on the screen that represents a program, file or folder.
    • A. 

      Pixel

    • B. 

      Chip

    • C. 

      Icon

    • D. 

      Byte

  • 3. 
    Center your body on the K key.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Use the F finger to key the R.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    A blinking line or shape on the screen that tells you where the next character will go.
    • A. 

      Icon

    • B. 

      Cursor

    • C. 

      Pixel

    • D. 

      Bit

  • 6. 
    A device that links a computer to other computers through a phone line.
    • A. 

      Virus

    • B. 

      Cursor

    • C. 

      Software

    • D. 

      Modem

  • 7. 
    To relieve tension and reduce the threat of injury, you should stretch before you start keying.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Pound the keys hard.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    When pressing the Left Shift, you use the
    • A. 

      Right Pinky

    • B. 

      Left Pinky

    • C. 

      Right Thumb

    • D. 

      Left Thumb

  • 10. 
    Use your writing hand thumb to press the space bar
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The programs that run on a computer
    • A. 

      Spreadsheet

    • B. 

      Database

    • C. 

      Hardware

    • D. 

      Software

  • 12. 
    The median nerve supplies feeling to the skin of the
    • A. 

      Thumb & Index Finger

    • B. 

      Thumb, Index Finger, Pinky

    • C. 

      Thumb, Index Finger, Middle Finger, Pinky

    • D. 

      Thumb, Index Finger, Middle Finger, Half of Ring Finger

  • 13. 
    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome happens when the median nerve becomes pressed or squeezed at the wrist.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    When the median nerve is pressed the result may be
    • A. 

      Numbness

    • B. 

      Weakness

    • C. 

      Pain

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 15. 
    Women are 5 times more likely to develop Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Yoga has not been proven to reduce pain and improve grip strength among people with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Recurrence of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome after treatment (surgery) is rare.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    The majority of patients with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome never recover.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Wearing splints is a treatment and a prevention for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Using correct posture and correct wrist position while at the computer helps to prevent Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Which is not a symptom of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?
    • A. 

      Unable to tell between hot and cold

    • B. 

      Decreased Grip

    • C. 

      Fingers feel tired and cold

    • D. 

      Feeling the need to "shake out" the hand or wrist

  • 22. 
    A software program that lets you explore the World Wide Web.
    • A. 

      Modem

    • B. 

      Computer

    • C. 

      Browser

    • D. 

      Database

  • 23. 
    The address of a website on the World Wide Web.
    • A. 

      Browser

    • B. 

      URL

    • C. 

      Modem

    • D. 

      Byte

  • 24. 
    A tiny dot of light on the screen
    • A. 

      Icon

    • B. 

      Pixel

    • C. 

      Cursor

    • D. 

      Bit

  • 25. 
    A printed copy
    • A. 

      Hard Copy

    • B. 

      Soft Copy

    • C. 

      Monitor

    • D. 

      Hardware

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