Exercise & Quiz Test – 17


Question 1

1. What menu is selected to print?
(1) Edit
(2) Special
(3) File
(4) Tools
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(3) File
Question 2

2. An operating system that can do multitasking means that
(1) the operating system can divide up work between several CPUs
(2) several programs can be operated concurrently
(3) multiple people can use the computer concurrently
(4) All of the above
(5)None of the above

Answer & Solution
(4) All of the above
Question 3

3. To move to the beginning of a line ‘ of text, press the ……… key.
(1) Page Up
(2) A
(3) Home
(4) Enter
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(3) Home
Question 4

4. The term ‘user interface’ refers to
(1) what the user sees on the screen and how they can interact with it
(2) how the operating system responds to user commands
(3) the means by which the user interacts with the peripheral devices on the computer
(4) the monitor that is available for the computer
(5) None of the above

Answer & Solution
(1) what the user sees on the screen and how they can interact with it
Question 5

5. The background of any Word document
(1) is always white colour
(2) is the colour you preset under the Options menu
(3) is always the same for the entire document
(4) can have any colour you choose
(5) Both ‘3’ and ‘4’

Answer & Solution
(5) Both ‘3’ and ‘4’
Question 6

6. The contents of……… are lost when the computer turns off.
(1) storage
(2) input
(3) output
(4) memory
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(4) memory
Question 7

7. The ……… becomes different shapes depending on the task you are performing.
(1) active tab
(2) insertion point
(3) mouse pointer
(4) Ribbon
(5) None of these

Answer & Solution
(3) mouse pointer
Question 8

8. Identify the fastest memory
(1) Hard disc
(2) DVD ROMs
(3) Cache memory
(4) Static RAM
(5) None of the above

Answer & Solution
(3) Cache memory
Question 9

9. Which memory is optional in running a computer system?
(1) RAM
(2) ROM
(3) Cash
(4) Secondary memory
(5) RAM and ROM

Answer & Solution
(4) Secondary memory
Question 10

10. Of the 5 words listed below, which one is the odd one out?
(1) Applications
(2) Peripherals
(3) Programs
(4) Software
(5) Operating system

Answer & Solution
(2) Peripherals