Quiz: Getting Started

Quiz on "Basic parts of a computer"

After watching the video and reading the page you should be able to answer these questions.

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The basic parts of a desktop computer are ___ answer

computer case, monitor, keyboard, mouse, and power cord.

The hardware is enclosed in the ___. answer

case or tower

What are the main components inside the computer? answer

the motherboard, CPU, and power supply

CPU stands for _____ answer

central processing unit

The monitor works with a ____, located inside the computer case, to display images and text on the screen. answer

video card

What does LCD stand for? answer

liquid crystal display

What does LED stand for? answer

light-emitting diode

What are some alternatives to a mouse? answer

trackball, touch pad or screen, stylus

There are two main mouse types: _____ and _____ answer

optical and mechanical

Touch pads are common on _____ computers. answer

laptop

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