Vocabulary Quiz Multiple Choice

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Multiple choice vocabulary for Technology


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  • 1. 
    WYSIWYG  - What You See Is What You Get.
    • A. 

      Wipe your selection in Word yes Google

    • B. 

      Wait your sign will yearly grow

    • C. 

      Monitor output that closely resembles the printed output. Most software now offers options, like "print preview."

    • D. 

      Will your sample initiate Word yet Google

  • 2. 
    Zipped Files -
    • A. 

      A computer network limited to the immediate area, usually the same building.

    • B. 

      Files that are compressed and must be "unzipped" to be read. Files download faster because they are smaller than an uncompressed equivalent.

    • C. 

      Allows your computer to be permanently connected to the Internet using telephone lines with faster service.

    • D. 

      Files you can print to a printer.

  • 3. 
    Virtual - 
    • A. 

      With regard to memory, refers to temporarily storing information on the hard drive. Memory is controlled automatically by the operating system.

    • B. 

      Connects your computer to your ISP or online service over a regular telephone line. Modems come in several different speeds..

    • C. 

      Not real because it is used in a another part of the computer.

    • D. 

      Permanently store information on hard drive.

  • 4. 
    Word Processor -
    • A. 

      Types the letter for you using an Excel document.

    • B. 

      Processes information using only number keypad.

    • C. 

      Works directly from the hard drive to act as a data base.

    • D. 

      The software used to produce documents, such as letters, posters, reports, and syllabi.

  • 5. 
    Server -
    • A. 

      Brings you drinks and food at a restaraunt.

    • B. 

      A computer or software package that provides a specific service to client software running on other computers.

    • C. 

      A computer hard drive that houses data base information.

    • D. 

      Serves as a supplier for games retailers.

  • 6. 
    Shortcuts -
    • A. 

      A shorter version of a direct path to another area.

    • B. 

      An acronym for Hypertext Markup Language, coding used for internet language.

    • C. 

      Key strokes that enact the same commands available in the menus of a program. They are quicker and more direct, and usually involve two or three keys depressed simultaneously.

    • D. 

      Typing techniques used in a Word document.

  • 7. 
    Pulldown Menu -  
    • A. 

      A horizontal strip at the top of a window that shows the menus available in a program.

    • B. 

      A personal business letter requires a pulldown menu to operate.

    • C. 

      A scrolling technique used to view several items at once.

    • D. 

      A list of options that "pulls down" when you select a menu at the top of a window.

  • 8. 
    RAM  -  Random Access Memory
    • A. 

      Readable and writeable memory that acts as a storage area while the computer is on, and is erased every time the computer is turned off. This memory stores data and helps execute programs while in use.

    • B. 

      Protocol that allows users to copy files between their local system and any system they can reach on the network.

    • C. 

      Is used as a portable memory stick to be removed from the computer when finished.

    • D. 

      The page on the Internet, which most often gives users access to the rest of the Web site.

  • 9. 
    ROM  - Read Only Memory.
    • A. 

      An integrated collection of security measures designed to prevent unauthorized electronic access to a networked computer system.

    • B. 

      A system that allows people to send e-mail to one address, which is then copied and sent to all of the other subscribers to the mail list.

    • C. 

      Readable memory that cannot be corrupted by accidental erasure. Retains its data when the computer is turned off.

    • D. 

      The unauthorized use or close imitation of the language and thoughts of another author and the representation of them as one's own original work.

  • 10. 
    Search Engine -
    • A. 

      Protocol that allows users to copy files between their local system and any system they can reach on the network.

    • B. 

      A system that allows people to send e-mail to one address, which is then copied and sent to all of the other subscribers to the mail list.

    • C. 

      A TCP/IP (Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol) application that sends a message to another computer waits for a reply and displays the time the transmission took.

    • D. 

      Any of a number of giant databases on the Internet, which store data on Web sites and their corresponding URLs.

  • 11. 
    Plain Text  -
    • A. 

      A horizontal strip at the top of a window that shows the menus available in a program.

    • B. 

      A system that allows people to send e-mail to one address, which is then copied and sent to all of the other subscribers to the mail list.

    • C. 

      Protocol that allows users to copy files between their local system and any system they can reach on the network.

    • D. 

      This is text without extraneous codes that designate font size, font style, et cetera.

  • 12. 
    Plug-in -
    • A. 

      It is the address for all web sites. Located at the top of the page.

    • B. 

      A small piece of software that adds features to already existing, usually large, programs.

    • C. 

      An acronym for Hypertext Markup Language, coding used for internet language.

    • D. 

      A computer network limited to the immediate area, usually the same building.

  • 13. 
    Icon -
    • A. 

      A window you can open to adjust various aspects of your computer, such as the volume, fonts, desktop background, mouse speed, and clock.

    • B. 

      Connects your computer to your ISP or online service over a regular telephone line.

    • C. 

      The unique address name for an Internet site.

    • D. 

      Symbols or illustrations on the desktop or computer screen that indicate program files, documents, or other functions.

  • 14. 
    JPG or JPEG -
    • A. 

      Pertaining to or dealing with morals or the principles of morality; pertaining to right and wrong in conduct.

    • B. 

      An efficient method for storing graphic files for transmission across phone lines.

    • C. 

      Address locator at the top of any web page.

    • D. 

      Is a unit of measurement of information storage.