Web Basics Review Quiz

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This quiz deals with Web software and hardware.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A Macintosh computer uses the Windows Operating System.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    A computer system consists of the following four components.
    • A. 

      Data, hardware, software, users

    • B. 

      Utilities, users, browserware, software

    • C. 

      Software, browsers, hardware, modems

  • 3. 
    A keyboard is an example of software.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    An example of an input device is:
    • A. 

      Scanner

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      Neither of this is an input device

  • 5. 
    An example of an output device is:
    • A. 

      Scanner

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      Neither of these is an output device

  • 6. 
    The brain of the computer is:
    • A. 

      Processor

    • B. 

      CPU

    • C. 

      Both of these are considered the brain of the computer.

  • 7. 
    In most computers the CPU consists of multiple chips.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    In most computers, the CPU is also referred to as a microprocessor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The major difference between primary and secondary storage is:
    • A. 

      Secondary storage only temporarily stores data and primary does store data.

    • B. 

      Primary storage only temporarily stores data and secondary storage does store data.

    • C. 

      There is no difference between primary and secondary storage.

  • 10. 
    A hard drive is a primary storage site.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    RAM is a primary storage site.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Flash drives are considered secondary storage devices.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    CDs are primary storage devices.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    This software is used to create tables and charts.
    • A. 

      Word processing

    • B. 

      Spreadsheets

    • C. 

      Databases

  • 15. 
    ___________________________ are used to visit Web sites on the Internet.
    • A. 

      Browsers

    • B. 

      Transducers

    • C. 

      Transponders

  • 16. 
    PowerPoint is an example of presentation software.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Utility software is commonly used for security.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    A LAN is used to connect computers in different cities.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    A NAW is used to connect computers in different cities.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    A WAN is used to connect computers in different cities.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Which of the following is a disadvantage of a broadband Internet connection?
    • A. 

      Computer is continuously connected to Internet.

    • B. 

      Has slow connection rate.

    • C. 

      Vulnerable to viruses.

  • 22. 
    Dial-up Internet connections have fast connection rates.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Wireless Internet connections are not as reliable as traditional connections.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Most LANS use individual computers are called clients.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    A modem is useful in converting analog computer data for use on standard digital telephone lines.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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