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  • 1. 

    The feature of a word processor that starts a new line automatically when you get to the end of the line is called

    Explanation
    If you are halfway through a word it will be moved to the start of the next line.

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  • 2. 

    Text can be aligned in four different ways. Nam the four types of alignment shown in the correct order.

    • A.

      Right aligned, left aligned, centred, justified

    • B.

      Left aligned, right aligned, centred, justified

    • C.

      Left aligned, centred, right aligned, justified

    • D.

      Justified, centred, left aligned, right aligned

    Correct Answer
    C. Left aligned, centred, right aligned, justified
    Explanation
    The correct order of the four types of alignment is left aligned, centred, right aligned, and justified. Left aligned means that the text is aligned to the left margin, centred means that the text is horizontally centered, right aligned means that the text is aligned to the right margin, and justified means that the text is aligned to both the left and right margins, creating a straight edge on both sides.

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  • 3. 

    Times New Roman is a text ________

    Correct Answer
    font
    Explanation
    Times New Roman is a type of font commonly used for text. Fonts are different styles and designs of characters that make up written language. Times New Roman is a popular font choice for documents, books, and other printed materials due to its readability and classic appearance.

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  • 4. 

    13 is the font _________

    Correct Answer
    size
    Explanation
    The given answer "size" is the most appropriate completion for the question. It completes the phrase "13 is the font" and makes grammatical sense. The question is asking for the missing word that describes the attribute of the font, and "size" fits perfectly in this context.

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  • 5. 

    You can choose the layout of a page to be portrait or _________

    Correct Answer
    landscape
    Explanation
    The given question is asking for the opposite layout option to portrait when choosing the page layout. The correct answer is "landscape." Landscape refers to the orientation of a page where the width is greater than the height, typically used for wider content or images.

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  • 6. 

    To change the amount of space at the edges of a page you would need to set the ___________

    Correct Answer
    margins
    Explanation
    To change the amount of space at the edges of a page, you would need to set the margins. Margins refer to the blank spaces that surround the content on a page, allowing for a clear separation between the content and the edges of the page. By adjusting the margins, you can control the amount of space between the content and the edges, either increasing or decreasing it as desired.

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  • 7. 

    A feature of a word processor that allows you to look for one word and replace it with another is called

    Correct Answer
    find and replace
    Explanation
    The feature in a word processor that allows you to search for a specific word and replace it with another is commonly known as "find and replace". This feature is useful when you want to make multiple changes throughout a document without manually editing each occurrence of the word. By using the find and replace function, you can quickly locate all instances of a word and replace them with a different word or phrase, saving time and effort in the editing process.

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  • 8. 

    A spell checker compares each word in a document with words stored in its ___________

    Correct Answer
    dictionary
    Explanation
    A spell checker compares each word in a document with words stored in its dictionary. This allows the spell checker to identify any words that are not recognized or spelled incorrectly. By comparing the words in the document with those in its dictionary, the spell checker can provide suggestions for correct spellings or flag words that may be misspelled. The dictionary serves as a reference for the spell checker to ensure accurate and error-free spelling in the document.

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  • 9. 

    If a spell checker does not recognise a word it will indicate an error (often by underlinding it) and usually suggest alternative ____________

    Correct Answer
    spelling
    spellings
    Explanation
    When a spell checker does not recognize a word, it indicates an error and suggests alternative spellings. In this case, both "spelling" and "spellings" can be suggested as alternatives. The spell checker provides these options to help the user correct the error and choose the appropriate form of the word.

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  • 10. 

    "I am two tired to do my homework". Which feature of a word processor would highlight the word 'two'?

    • A.

      Spell checker

    • B.

      Grammar checker

    Correct Answer
    B. Grammar checker
    Explanation
    The word "two" is highlighted by the grammar checker feature because it recognizes that the word should be "too" instead of "two" in the given context. The grammar checker identifies and suggests corrections for grammatical errors in the text, including incorrect word usage or spelling.

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  • 11. 

    Which feature of a word processor was used to create the list below?
    • Joy
    • Peace
    • Happiness

    Correct Answer
    bullets
    Explanation
    The feature of a word processor that was used to create the list is bullets. Bullets are used to create a visually organized and structured list by adding a bullet point before each item. In this case, the words "Joy," "Peace," and "Happiness" are listed with bullet points to highlight each separate item.

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  • 12. 

    Which feature of a word processor was used to create the list below?
    1. Joy
    2. Peace
    3. Happiness

    Correct Answer
    Numbering
    Explanation
    The feature of numbering was used to create the list below. This feature automatically assigns numbers or bullets to each item in a list, making it easier to organize and present information in a structured manner. In this case, the word processor assigned numbers to each word in the list, creating a numbered list.

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  • 13. 

    The name below was done using which of the following features?

    • A.

      Clip Art

    • B.

      Word Art

    • C.

      Auto Shapes

    • D.

      Picture

    Correct Answer
    B. Word Art
    Explanation
    The name below was done using Word Art, which is a feature in many graphic design software and word processing programs. Word Art allows users to create stylized text by applying various effects such as shadows, gradients, and 3D transformations. It is commonly used to enhance the visual appeal of titles, headings, and logos.

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  • 14. 

    The shape below was coloured using which of the following fill options:

    • A.

      Gradient

    • B.

      Texture

    • C.

      Pattern

    • D.

      Picture

    Correct Answer
    A. Gradient
    Explanation
    The shape below was colored using the fill option of Gradient. This means that the shape was filled with a gradual blend of two or more colors, creating a smooth transition from one color to another.

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