Windows 7 ECDL Quiz

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The European Computer Driving Licence is a computer literacy certification programme that defines the skills necessary to use a computer and common computer applications. How much do you know about its processes? Let’s find out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What information is needed to securely log on to a computer?
    • A. 

      License key

    • B. 

      IP-number and a URL

    • C. 

      Username and password

    • D. 

      Credit card number

  • 2. 
    Where should you click to restart the computer?
    • A. 

      Start button

    • B. 

      Office button

    • C. 

      Internet Explorer

    • D. 

      Taskbar

  • 3. 
    Which key combination should you use to access the task manager?
    • A. 

      Ctrl + Shift + Delete

    • B. 

      Ctrl + Alt + Delete

    • C. 

      Ctrl + Alt + Tab

    • D. 

      Ctrl + Shift + Tab

  • 4. 
    Where should you click to get assistance on how to rename files?
    • A. 

      Help

    • B. 

      Help and support

    • C. 

      Control panel

    • D. 

      Support

  • 5. 
    Where should you click to access the menu allowing you to adjust the computer's settings?
    • A. 

      Troubleshooting

    • B. 

      Default programs

    • C. 

      Control panel

    • D. 

      System

  • 6. 
    Where should you click to view the Operating Systems name?
    • A. 

      System

    • B. 

      Devices and Printers

    • C. 

      Windows Update

    • D. 

      Personalization

  • 7. 
    Where should you click to change the desktop background?
    • A. 

      Programs and features

    • B. 

      Personalization

    • C. 

      Windows Cardspace

    • D. 

      User accounts

  • 8. 
    Where should you click to change the screen resolution?
    • A. 

      Backup and restore

    • B. 

      Device manager

    • C. 

      Color management

    • D. 

      Getting started

  • 9. 
    Where should you click to add a new keyboard language?
    • A. 

      Taskbar and Start menu

    • B. 

      Region and language

    • C. 

      Language

    • D. 

      User accounts

  • 10. 
    Where should you click to install or uninstall a software application?
    • A. 

      Programs

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      User accounts

    • D. 

      Programs and features

  • 11. 
    Which key combination can be used to only print screen an active window?
    • A. 

      Print Screen

    • B. 

      Shift + Print Screen

    • C. 

      Alt + Print Screen

    • D. 

      Alt + Insert

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is an application?
    • A. 

      Folder

    • B. 

      Music - shortcut

    • C. 

      Recycle bin

    • D. 

      Internet Explorer

  • 13. 
    What is a desktop shortcut?
    • A. 

      A small file that points to a program, folder, document, or Internet location.

    • B. 

      A large file that points to a program, folder, document, or Internet location.

  • 14. 
    What extension would an Excel 2010 file have?
    • A. 

      .xls

    • B. 

      .xlsx

    • C. 

      .xl

    • D. 

      .l

  • 15. 
    Where is the status bar located in an active window?
    • A. 

      Very bottom

    • B. 

      Very top

    • C. 

      Left hand side

    • D. 

      Right hand side

  • 16. 
    Where is the scroll located in an active window?
    • A. 

      Very top

    • B. 

      Left hand side

    • C. 

      Right hand side

    • D. 

      Bottom

  • 17. 
    What extension would a Word 2010 file have?
    • A. 

      .doc

    • B. 

      .rtf

    • C. 

      .txt

    • D. 

      .docx

  • 18. 
    How do you resize an active window?
    • A. 

      Double click

    • B. 

      Click and drag from the middle of the window

    • C. 

      Click and drag from the corners

    • D. 

      Single click

  • 19. 
    What key combination is used for switching between open Windows?
    • A. 

      Shift + F5

    • B. 

      AltGr + Shift

    • C. 

      Ctrl + Enter

    • D. 

      Alt + Tab

  • 20. 
    Which of the following could be used to store files permanently?
    • A. 

      Network adaptor

    • B. 

      Network drive

    • C. 

      Scanner

    • D. 

      RAM - memory

  • 21. 
    What is the purpose of regularly backing up data to a removable storage device for off-site storage?
    • A. 

      The backup files are then less liable to be corrupted if they are stored off-site.

    • B. 

      The backup files will be automatically deleted if the hard drive gets full.

    • C. 

      The backup files will be safe in the event of an on-site fire

    • D. 

      The backup files can't be infected by a computer virus

  • 22. 
    Which of the following is a benefit of online file storage?
    • A. 

      The files can be accessed and shared securely from any Internet connected computer

    • B. 

      The files are virus checked so there is no need for an anti-virus application

    • C. 

      The files are always stored for free

    • D. 

      The files are automatically backed up

  • 23. 
    Where should you click to view a files properties when in an active window?
    • A. 

      Organize

    • B. 

      Open

    • C. 

      Run

    • D. 

      Burn

  • 24. 
    Which folder should you click to access the Windows.docx file: C/SS ICT/Windows.docx
    • A. 

      C

    • B. 

      ICT

    • C. 

      SS ICT

    • D. 

      Windows

  • 25. 
    How can you identify an Access file by its icon?
    • A. 

      The icon is green with an X

    • B. 

      The icon is blue with a W

    • C. 

      The icon is orange with a P

    • D. 

      The icon displays a key

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