Quiz: Test Your Computer Knowledge! Trivia Questions!

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Quiz: Test Your Computer Knowledge! Trivia Questions!

There is a lot that we have been able to cover when it comes to computers. Awe have learned about the parts that make up a computer, how to input data and how to extract it. Do you feel like you have learned enough to say you understand computers? Take up the fascinating quiz below and test your computer knowledge.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a "mouse?"
    • A. 

      A pad

    • B. 

      Part of a scanner

    • C. 

      An input device that allows you to control selections on a computer

    • D. 

      Something that makes your mom scream

  • 2. 
    What does it mean to "minimize" or "maximize?"
    • A. 

      It's the difference between a small or a large document

    • B. 

      To print a document

    • C. 

      To move icons around the desktop

    • D. 

      It's when you make different screens bigger or smaller on the monitor

  • 3. 
    What does your username and password look like?
    • A. 

      Jdoe34 & 001234

    • B. 

      Jdoe & 001234

    • C. 

      Johndoe & 123400

    • D. 

      Johnd34 & 001234

  • 4. 
    Software is a program or application that runs your computer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    What does it mean to "save" or "save as" a document or project?
    • A. 

      The process of writing data to a storage medium such as a flashdrive or hard disk drive

    • B. 

      To close a program

    • C. 

      To edit a document

    • D. 

      To log on to a computer

  • 6. 
    What are "fonts?"
    • A. 

      The style of text or letters you use in a document

    • B. 

      The way text lines up on a page

    • C. 

      A type of candy

    • D. 

      Part of a dictionary

  • 7. 
    What is a keyboard?
    • A. 

      An icon

    • B. 

      One of the main input devices used on a computer

    • C. 

      A software program

    • D. 

      Part of an internet site

  • 8. 
    What is a printer?
    • A. 

      An external hardware device that outputs a hard copy of data on the computer

    • B. 

      The memory part of the hard drive

    • C. 

      A flash drive

    • D. 

      Something you scan a picture on

  • 9. 
    What are the 3 keys you need to press to get to the log on screen?
    • A. 

      Control, Shift & Delete

    • B. 

      Function, Shift & Delete

    • C. 

      Control, Shift & Alternate

    • D. 

      Control, Alternate & Delete

  • 10. 
    What is the internet?
    • A. 

      Something you eat for dinner

    • B. 

      A virus

    • C. 

      Also know as the "World, Wide, Web"

    • D. 

      A bug

  • 11. 
    Where are the "Save or Save As" commands found on the Microsoft Word 2010?
    • A. 

      Under the insert Tab

    • B. 

      Under the Review Tab

    • C. 

      Under the File Tab

    • D. 

      Under the Home Tab

  • 12. 
    How many times should you try to log in before you ask for help from Mrs. Gates?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 13. 
    What does it mean to restore a screen?
    • A. 

      It's when the screen has been minimized and you make it so you can see it again

    • B. 

      It means the document you are working on

    • C. 

      It means you need to log off

    • D. 

      It means you have a computer virus

  • 14. 
    What is a "folder?"
    • A. 

      Something you put your homework

    • B. 

      A virus

    • C. 

      A location of files on a hard drive

    • D. 

      A bug

  • 15. 
    What does format mean?
    • A. 

      You have a virus

    • B. 

      You need to save the file you are working on

    • C. 

      What a document looks like

    • D. 

      It's time for lunch

  • 16. 
    What does it mean to "toggle" on a computer?
    • A. 

      To print a document

    • B. 

      To turn music on

    • C. 

      Switching back and forth between programs

    • D. 

      To turn the computer on

  • 17. 
    What is a "hyperlink?"
    • A. 

      A virus

    • B. 

      Also known as a "dash"

    • C. 

      An icon, grphic, or word in a document that links to another file or object

    • D. 

      A bug

  • 18. 
    What is Microsoft Word?
    • A. 

      A spreadsheet program

    • B. 

      Things found in a dictionary

    • C. 

      Part of the hard drive

    • D. 

      A word processing program

  • 19. 
    What is an "icon?"
    • A. 

      An action hero

    • B. 

      A little picture on the desktop that is a shortcut to a computer program

    • C. 

      Part of a network

    • D. 

      Hardware

  • 20. 
    What is the desktop?
    • A. 

      The table the computer is sitting on

    • B. 

      The screen you see on the monitor after logging in

    • C. 

      Another name for the hard drive

    • D. 

      Another name for the keyboard

  • 21. 
    What is a cursor?
    • A. 

      A print preview

    • B. 

      Someone with bad language

    • C. 

      Part of the hardware

    • D. 

      The place on a monitor where text can be typed in

  • 22. 
    What happens when you use the "undo" command?
    • A. 

      It reverses the action that you just took

    • B. 

      It spellchecks your document

    • C. 

      It takes you back to the log in screen

    • D. 

      It deletes your document

  • 23. 
    Where do you find Spellcheck in Word 2010?
    • A. 

      File Tab

    • B. 

      Insert Tab

    • C. 

      Review Tab

    • D. 

      Home Tab

  • 24. 
    Page orientation is found under the page layout tab?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    What doe it mean to "Copy and Paste?"
    • A. 

      Duplicate a picture or text and move it to another document

    • B. 

      To cheat and then glue something

    • C. 

      To move icons around the desktop

    • D. 

      Stick your fingers on the "homerow"

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