Quiz On Computer Technology Terms! Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Sending and receiving messages through a computer network.
    • A. 

      Chat rooms

    • B. 

      Instant messaging

    • C. 

      Email

    • D. 

      Room boards

  • 2. 
    An electronic facsimile of a printed document.
    • A. 

      Wmv

    • B. 

      Portable Document format

    • C. 

      Smiley face

    • D. 

      Fax

  • 3. 
    A network of directly-connected computers in close proximity.
    • A. 

      Flashlight

    • B. 

      Something in your room

    • C. 

      LAN

    • D. 

      Nearly all schools have them

  • 4. 
    A device that converts images (such as photographs) into digital form so that they can be stored and manipulated on a computer.
    • A. 

      Scanner

    • B. 

      Fax over documents

    • C. 

      Printer

    • D. 

      Projector

  • 5. 
    What is a WAN?
    • A. 

      A mark up language

    • B. 

      A network really close to you

    • C. 

      A network on the other side of the fence

    • D. 

      A network spanning multiple geographic distances

  • 6. 
    What is a virus?
    • A. 

      A computer program that is part of another and inserts copies of itself, often damaging the integrity of stored data

    • B. 

      A cold or cough you can catch from others

    • C. 

      When you push the power button on the computer

    • D. 

      A computer icon on the desktop

  • 7. 
    An unsolicited, often commercial, message transmitted through the Internet as a mass mailing to a large number of recipients.
    • A. 

      Soliciting items that are not of interest to me

    • B. 

      Spam

    • C. 

      Unwanted bills

    • D. 

      Unwanted mail

  • 8. 
    A Blend of text, graphics, sound, animation, and/or video on a computer.
    • A. 

      Music

    • B. 

      Multimedia

    • C. 

      Light text

    • D. 

      Transitions

  • 9. 
    A piece of hardware that is attached to the outside of a computer through a cable.
    • A. 

      Mouse

    • B. 

      Scanner

    • C. 

      Peripheral

    • D. 

      Keyboard

  • 10. 
    To send an angry, critical, or disparaging electronic message.
    • A. 

      Upset

    • B. 

      Angry

    • C. 

      Disappointed

    • D. 

      Flaming

  • 11. 
    What is spyware?
    • A. 

      Software that is taken out of a computer

    • B. 

      The government spying on all you do online

    • C. 

      To prevent hackers from entering your computer

    • D. 

      Software surreptitiously installed on a hard disk without the user's knowledge that relays encoded information on his or her identity and Internet use via an Internet connection

  • 12. 
    What is considered shouting over the Internet?
    • A. 

      Screaming at your computer.

    • B. 

      Writing in all CAPS.

    • C. 

      Putting a lot of exclamation marks at the end of a sentence.

    • D. 

      Not answering a friend request on Facebook.

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