Very Hard Hardware Quiz

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Instructions: Answer the multiple choice questions, guessing if necessary; then click on the "How Did I Do?" button at the end of the quiz to see your score. 

The program will not tell you  which questions you got wrong, only how many points you have. Go back and change your answers until you get them all right. (The page will change colour when you have them all correct.)

(Note: All questions have only one correct answer)


1. Another word for a pointer is:
    pixel  monitor  cursor  screen 
2. The name for the clarity of a monitor is:
    resolution  discrete  pixel  LCD 
3. A colour screen with the best resolution has the most:
    CRT  OCR  VGA  pixels 
4. Computer animation is a form of:
    LCD  CAD/CAM  video graphics  color printer output 
5. Which input device is often part of a laptop computers?
    trackball  graphic display  inscriber  wand reader 
6. The cursor can be moved by rolling this device on a flat surface:
    mouse  trackball  wand reader  interactive tablet 
7. This device is used to input images into a computer.
    scanner  bar code reader  icon  tablet 
8. One-colour screens on a black background are called:
    blank  addressable  monochrome  liquid crystal display 
9. The rate of screen refreshment is called:
    pixel speed  bit-map speed  raster rate  scan rate 
10. An ink-jet printer is an example of a:
    laser printer  impact printer  LCD printer  non-impact printer 
11. Soft copy refers to:
    OCR-A  music sounds  screen output  digitizing 
12. Using computers to design and manufacture products is called:
    inscribing  CAD/CAM  detailing  imaging 
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