Basic Computer Terms Quiz Questions & Answers: How Much Do You Know?

This is a very basic computer quiz, It is always fun to see how much you really know, your average computer user will get at least an 80% or higher on this without any issues at all. How much do you know about computers?  Time to find out!  Answers at the bottom of the page!


Question 1
Which of the following objects will erase a hard drive?
A. Screw Driver
B. Hammer
C. Magnet
D. Orange Juice


Question 2
True or False: A CD ROM has binary code burned into it as a series of bumps.
A. TRUE
B. FALSE


Question 3
What do the letters ROM stand for?
A. Random Ocular Memory
B. Remote Only Memory
C. Read Only Memory
D. Red Orange Memory


Question 4
What do the letters RAM stand for?
A. Remote Access Manager
B. Random Access Memory
C. Render Appropriate Memory
D. Random Access Master


Question 5
Which of the following are NOT considered an application?
A. Microsoft Word
B. Google Chrome
C. Power point
D. Windows Media Player
E. Windows XP


Question 6
Which of the following uses RAM?
 A. A USB stick
B. Streaming music
C. Streaming video
D. Opening a program
E. All of the above


 


Question 7
A USB stick is just a piece of RAM in a plastic case.
True
False


Question 8
Which of the following is NOT an example of hardware?
 A.  Microsoft Word
B.  A Mouse
C.  A Hard drive
D.  A Monitor
E.  A Keyboard


Question 9
 True or False: You can change something stored in ROM?
True 

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ANSWERS

Question 1 – MAGNET
Question 2 – TRUE
Question 3  – Read Only Memory
Question 4 – Random Access Memory
Question 5 – Windows XP
Question 6 – All Of The Above
Question 7 – TRUE
Question 8 – Microsoft Word
Question 9 – False
Question 10 – Laptop