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Empowerment Technologies - Basic ICT terms

4.0
(121 votes)
10 questions
English
1

What is this called?

Desktop Computer

Laptop

The IBN 5100

IPhone 150 Squared Pro X Series

Easy  88% got this right

If it sits on your desk... If it sits on your lap...
2

What do you think this is called?

System Unit

CPU

Motherboard

X-Box

46% got this right

I'm sure some of you are confused
3

Check all the parts EXCEPT the one that is NOT a basic computer component

Central Processing Unit (CPU)

Motherboard

Random Access Memory (RAM)

Graphics Processing Unit (GPU)

57% got this right

It's called the "motherboard" because all other boards attach to it, like the GPU and RAM for example
4

These are the steps in operating a computer and similar devices. Rearrange the following in the correct order

1.

Input

2.

Process

3.

Output

4.

Storage

Easy  93% got this right

5

Check all of these EXCEPT the one that is NOT an example of input (communicating to the computer / device)

Moving the mouse

Tapping on your smartphone

Typing in the keyboard

Printing a funny meme

56% got this right

The printer is an output device like the monitor and speaker
6

How many bits are there in a byte?

0
8
16
bits

38% got this right

A byte is a string of ones and zeroes. A bit is one unit of either 1 or 0.
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These are programs and applications that run in the computer such as PowerPoint and Word

Software

Freeware

Hardware

Malware

77% got this right

If it runs, it's software. If it's stored, it's a file.
8

What would be that one word to best describe the Internet?

Hardware

Freeware

Malware

Software

Hard  30% got this right

"Hardware" because it's hard. Tangible.
9

What would be that best word to describe the web?

Software

Freeware

Hardware

Malware

41% got this right

"Software" is a loose way to describe the web. Perhaps the better term to use is "Pages".
10
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What would be that one word to describe a pixel?

Dot

Contrast

Gamma

Phone

65% got this right

A pixel may contain color information, intensity or brightness, position information, transparency, and metadata