Principles Of Information Technology! Interesting Trivia Questions Quiz

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Principles Of Information Technology! Interesting Trivia Questions Quiz

Below is an interesting trivia question quiz principles of information technology! Technology is being incorporated by almost every field, and people need to get to have as much information as they can on technology to survive the changing world. Take the quiz and test your understanding of the computers as a whole. All the best reading up!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A DVD will not run in only a CD player, but will a CD run in a DVD player?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 2. 
    The physical parts of a computer. (Hint- The parts you can touch).
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Spyware

    • D. 

      Touchpad

  • 3. 
    In today's society,  there are many forms of technology that function similarly to a computer. Which is NOT an example of another type of computer system?
    • A. 

      XBOX

    • B. 

      IPOD

    • C. 

      CELL PHONE

    • D. 

      RADIO

  • 4. 
    Choose the input device from the list below.
    • A. 

      Speaker

    • B. 

      Mouse

    • C. 

      Printer

    • D. 

      Monitor

  • 5. 
    This type of plug helps connect a digital camera and iPod (as well as other peripheral devices) to the computer.
    • A. 

      AUP

    • B. 

      BIOS

    • C. 

      CPU

    • D. 

      USB

  • 6. 
    A printer is this kind of device.
    • A. 

      Input

    • B. 

      Word processing

    • C. 

      Output

    • D. 

      Telecommunication

  • 7. 
    A small picture that represents something on your screens...such as an application or computer program.
    • A. 

      Photo

    • B. 

      Modem

    • C. 

      Icon

    • D. 

      Graphic

  • 8. 
    To take information from one source and bring or put it into your computer is called
    • A. 

      Upload

    • B. 

      Transfer

    • C. 

      Download

    • D. 

      Retrieve

  • 9. 
    Your teacher has asked you to sort her class roster in ascending order by students' last names. Which of the following is the best example of a sort in Alphabetical order?
    • A. 

      Davis, Campbell, Barnes, Akers

    • B. 

      Barnes, Akers, Campbell, Davis

    • C. 

      Akers, Davis, Campbell, Barnes

    • D. 

      Akers, Barnes, Campbell, Davis

  • 10. 
    A great multimedia presentation should contain an integration of which of the following?
    • A. 

      Videos

    • B. 

      Text, pictures, and sound

    • C. 

      Text, pictures, video, animation and sound

    • D. 

      Drawings and sound

  • 11. 
    Lisa needs to turn in a four-page, typed report for computer class. Which type of program would be best for her to use?
    • A. 

      Spreadsheet

    • B. 

      Presentation

    • C. 

      Email

    • D. 

      Word processing

  • 12. 
    What does a BROWSER do?
    • A. 

      Looks through magazines and books in the library

    • B. 

      Makes backup copies of your files

    • C. 

      Allow you to surf the internet

    • D. 

      Allow you to check you computer's memory

  • 13. 
    What is a hyperlink?
    • A. 

      An element in an electronic document, i.e. the web or in an email, that links to another place in the same document or to an entirely different web page.

    • B. 

      An animated icon within a document that's used for decoration purposes.

    • C. 

      An icon on the computer's desktop that represents a software program.

  • 14. 
    A system that makes it easy to find information on the Internet is called 
    • A. 

      A word processing program

    • B. 

      A search engine

    • C. 

      A social networking site

    • D. 

      A browser

  • 15. 
    What general term describes the physical equipment of a computer system, such as its screen, keyboard, and storage devices? 
    • A. 

      Input

    • B. 

      Output

    • C. 

      Software

    • D. 

      Hardware

  • 16. 
    Wipes dissolves, and fades are different types of _____________ used in PowerPoint to create graphics that move from 1 slide to another.
    • A. 

      WordArt

    • B. 

      Transitions

    • C. 

      Layouts

    • D. 

      SmartArt

  • 17. 
    Which one of the applications below is not a part of the Microsoft Office software package?
    • A. 

      Excel

    • B. 

      PowerPoint

    • C. 

      Comic Life

    • D. 

      Word

  • 18. 
    What is Computer graphics?
    • A. 

      Are graphics created using computers and, more generally, the representation and manipulation of image data by a computer with help from specialized software and hardware.The development of computer graphics has made computers easier to interact with, and better for understanding and interpreting many types of data. Developments in computer graphics have had a profound impact on many types of media and have revolutionized animation, movies and the video game industry.

    • B. 

      Graphics created by humans

    • C. 

      The representation and manipulation of image data by a computer

  • 19. 
    If you were doing a multimedia presentation, which of the following applications would you most likely NOT use?
    • A. 

      MicroSoft Word

    • B. 

      Prezi

    • C. 

      PowerPoint

    • D. 

      Google Slides

  • 20. 
    The three dimensions are commonly called length, width and 
    • A. 

      Volumes

    • B. 

      Grid

    • C. 

      Depth(heigth)

  • 21. 
    In a computer, can you create a folder within a folder?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 22. 
    You can move a file by:
    • A. 

      Dragging the file from one window and dropping it in another.

    • B. 

      Deleting the file.

    • C. 

      Renaming the file.

  • 23. 
    There is only one way to rename a file.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 24. 
    To delete a file or a folder, you should:
    • A. 

      Move it to another window.

    • B. 

      Drag it to Recycle Bin.

    • C. 

      Rename it.

  • 25. 
    Can you create a folder on windows desktop?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No