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11.7 Practice Final Exam - CSIS 112 - Windows Operating Systems
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Click a(n) ____________________ icon to display the contents of an object in the Navigation pane.
A(n) ____________________ is a special kind of window in which you enter or choose settings for how you want to perform a task.
The _______ holds deleted items until you remove them permanently.
Desktop application windows contain ____________________, which are graphical or textual objects used for manipulating the window and for using the application.
If a button displays only an icon and not the button name, and you would like to see the text that identifies the name or purpose of the button, point to the button to display a(n) _______.
If you want to place a file into a folder from another location, you can either ____ the file or copy it.
When you delete a folder link in the Favorites list, you remove ____________________.
When you save a document for the first time, you use the ____ dialog box.
The ____________________ is a temporary storage area for files and information that you have copied or moved from one place and plan to use someplace else.
If, in a folder window, you delete a file from your hard disk, Windows 10 places the contents of the file in the ____________________.
A search using ____ as the criterion is an example of a basic search.
By default, Bing displays images in the results of its searches. _________________________
You can right-click a Windows 10 app on the Search menu, and then click ____ on the shortcut menu to keep an app at the top of the list.
Case-Based Critical Thinking Questions
Karen is learning about searching the Internet and collaborating with other people online.
Karen has just broken up with Bill. Some time ago, she posted some pictures and a few funny stories about their relationship on a Web site. Since then, she's forgotten the Web site's name, but she thinks it includes "Lover's Lane." She'd like to return to the site and remove any reference to her and Bill. She decides to search the Web, using "Lover's Lane" as a ____.
If you enter a search with ____________________ as the filter, the search will find files that are larger than 500 KB (kilobytes).
To unpin a file, open the Jump List, point to the filename, and then click the ____________________ icon.
Unpin from this list
You can pin folders located on the hard drive or on removable media to the Start screen.
You can rename a shortcut icon the same way you rename a folder.
You can create your own theme file—called a(n) ____________________—that you can store in a folder of your choice, and then share that theme with people on other Windows 8 computers.
Most users find settings between ____ to be the most convenient option for how long the computer sits idle before the screen saver starts.
3 and 10 minutes
The term cloud computing refers to providing and using computer tools, such as software, via the Internet.
When you use Microsoft Edge, you can save the location of your favorite Web pages in the ____, a collection of links to the Web pages you visit most often.
Some people spread harmful software, called viruses, in email attachments. _________________________
Broadband technologies include digital subscriber line and digital cable. _________________________
In Microsoft Edge, as you type a URL into the ____ bar, a list appears of Web pages you visited that have URLs starting with the same characters.
The computer is vulnerable at the point of booting because antivirus software hasn't started yet.
A(n) roadblock defends against malware trying to gain access to your computer by monitoring your network and Internet connection. _________________________
A Windows ____ account is primarily for people who need temporary access to a computer, and it is not used often.
Windows comes equipped with antispyware software called ____.
Secure Boot can detect when a file has interfered with the operating system and prevent that file from loading. _________________________
The ____ format compresses images without losing quality but does not allow transparency.
In Paint, you can select an entire image by pressing the ____ keys.
When you make a mistake in Paint, you can reverse up to your last ____ actions.
The ____ format maintains image quality in print and on the screen.
The ____ format is useful if you are creating images for print.
A _______ is smaller than a notebook or laptop and has a touchscreen and sometimes a pointing device.
Use the _______ display option for second screens when you want to increase your work space.
List and explain the information that Windows displays about each available wireless network.
If you are concerned that you might lose power while your desktop computer is asleep, turn on _______.
_______ uses the least amount of power of all the power-saving states.
Case-Based Critical Thinking Questions
Christine is a graphic designer who has just bought a new monitor. She is concerned about the setup of her monitor and wants to make sure that everything is perfect before she begins her work.
What kind of device should Christine use to adjust brightness, contrast, and color settings for the best results?
Some devices, such as video cards, require additional computer memory for their own use (not related to communicating with the microprocessor) and are assigned a(n) ____ to serve this purpose.
Windows 10 must be installed on a disk using the FAT32 file system. _________________________
A file is stored on a hard disk in ____—one or more sectors of storage space.
Why is it usually a good idea not to install device drivers on your own, without prompting from Windows Update or technical support personnel?
Advanced users find it more convenient to use ____ to learn details such as computer name, operating system version, processor type, and total amount of RAM.
the System Information window
Windows Performance Monitor allows you to ____.
collect logs and generate reports
The Reliability Monitor window maintains up to ____ of history for system stability and reliability events.
To select the Last Known Good Configuration option, be sure to press ____ right after the computer starts
A(n) service is a program or process running in the background that supports other programs. _________________________
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