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ACP Review 1-41

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Which term means to turn a computer on?
Boot
What is the font size measured in?
Points
What is an important tip when making a powerful slide presentation?
remember your goal and support the main idea
What is the hard drives main function?
storing information
What holds data for computers on a network?
Server
What is it called to correct a problem with a computer program?
troubleshooting
What is used to acess information with a search engine?
keywords
What is a result of a virus?
files become corrupted
What is a unique identifier for each field in a database?
header
What is the combination of text, graphics, sound and other types of data?
multimedia
What stores data on a magnetic disk?
RAM
What is used to identify the type of file format?
file extension
What is the greatest threat to individuals created by the rise of the internet?
privacy
What is a microphone used to input?
Audio
What can be a source of a virus?
files downloaded from the internet
What is a collection of ready to use graphics?
clip art
What is a commonly used function in Excel?
sum
What is the most common type of hyperlink on a webpage?
text
Which operating system is used on most PC's?
microsoft windows
What type of menu is chosen from the menu bar?
pull-down menu
What is a benefit of compressing graphic files?
the file is smaller and uses less disk space
What prevents outsiders from accessing an intranet?
firewall
What feature lets you see how a document will look on paper before it is printed?
print preview
What is it called when you are asked to provide a username and password?
login
Which device can copy a printed image and convert it into digital format for use on a computer?
scanner
A file extension usually contains a period followed by how many letters or numbers?
three
What is displayed in a browsers status bar if you are visiting a secure site?
locked padlock icon
What type of law protects people's intellectual property from being misused by others?
copyright
A floppy disk is a flexible, magnetically coated piece of what?
plastic
What is the overall purpose of presentation software?
to provide visual aids for an audience
What does it mean to work with more than one computer application at a time?
multitask
What should you do when you no longer need information stored on a hard drive?
delete it
Netscape Navigator an Internet Explorer are examples of what kind of program?
web browser
To be usable by a computer, what form must sound be in?
digital
What is the resolution that a graphic is viewed on a computer monitor?
72 ppi
What database feature lets you view only one record at a time?
field
What type of image can you insert into a powerpoint presentation?
.jpg
What are the settings called that a program automatically uses unless you change them?
default
To find specific information in a database, what should you run?
a query
How can you protect yourself in case of a hard drive crash?
back up your data
What is the most basic device for inputting sound?
microphone