Computer Software Quizzes & Trivia

It’s time to put all your computer software knowledge and programming skills to the test. This non-tangible component of computers makes for a great trivia quiz. Hopefully, you know your stuff. This quiz has been designed with serious computer software lovers in mind. But just because it’s built for “professionals” does not mean you should not try your hand at it. It may also work as a source of motivation for you to further study more about computer software. 

What is the purpose of an application software? What does a malicious software do? Where is JavaScript typically embedded? What does microcode do? When a computer programmer says they are going to “debug” a software program, what does it mean? Platform software includes what three things? Computer software is an interesting topic. It’s useful to know a thing or two about it in today’s world!

Test over chapter 2.

Questions: 22  |  Attempts: 663   |  Last updated: Jan 7, 2013
  • Sample Question
    The CPU is a single chip called a microprocessor.

Computer Hardware & Software Level I for APT Foundation Students

Questions: 3  |  Attempts: 250   |  Last updated: Jan 4, 2013
  • Sample Question
    Among the components listed below, identify an input device.

Take this quiz and check your knowledge for Microsoft Excel and Access.  Many of these concepts will be covered on your final exam.

Questions: 21  |  Attempts: 127   |  Last updated: Feb 7, 2017
  • Sample Question
    One way that you can create a database in Access 2007 is to make use of:

A fun quiz to test your knowledge on Computer Software

Questions: 15  |  Attempts: 105   |  Last updated: Feb 7, 2017
  • Sample Question
    By how much does MPEG-2 generally reduce the amount of data?



Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 103   |  Last updated: Jul 12, 2018
  • Sample Question
    Protective software or hardware that is designed to prevent hacking and other attacks over a network is a firewall 

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Computer Software Questions & Answers


What is iconv used for?
The answers to this question are A, B, and C. For those who do not know, iconv is the short term for internalization conversion. This is a type of application that can be used in order to program different characters easily. You can easily change the
What does WWW stand for?
WWW stands for World Wide Web
Can you identify an output device among the components listed below?
A printer is an output device not an input device
What is computer based test software?
The exam or test which is conducted by the medium computer is called a computer-based test. The software which is used to create and conduct exams is called computer-based test software. 
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