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  1. what is the desktop?
    A) the top of the desk where the computer sits
    B) where all of the computers memory is stored
    C) the virtual desk upon which all of your other programs and utilities run.
    D) a tool that keeps track of all the data on disk
    C) the virtual desk upon which all of your other programs and utilities run.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. the screensaver can be changed in the ___ dialog box
    A) display properties
    B) taskbar
    C) menu bar
    D) shortcut menue
    A) display properties
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. which of the following is a popular open-source operating system?
    A) windows XP
    B) windows Me
    C) Mac os x
    D) linux
    D) linux
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. the taskbar can be increased in size by ___
    A) right-clicking the mouse and dragging the taskbar to make it bigger
    B) left-clicking on the mouse and double-clicking the Taskbar
    C) moving the mouse pointer to the top of the taskbar, pausing until the pointer turns into a double-headed arrow, and then double-clicking in the center
    C) moving the mouse pointer to the top of the taskbar, pausing until the pointer turns into a double-headed arrow, and then double-clicking in the center
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. which of the following file attributes are available to files on a FAT 32 partition?
    A) Hidden, Read Only, Archive, System
    B) Compression, Hidden, Archive, Encryption, Read Only,
    C) Read Only, Hidden, System, Encryption
    D) Indexing, Read Only, Hidden, System, Compression
    A) Hidden, Read Only, Archive, System
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. What was the first 32-bit preemptive multitasking system?
    A) windows 98
    B) windows 95
    C) windows 3
    D) windows 2
    B) windows 95
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. The windows explorer program can e used to do which of the following? (select all that apply)
    A) change file attributes
    B) create backup jobs
    C) copy and move files
    D) brows the internet
    C) copy and move files
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. standard permissions are ____
    A) the same as special permissions
    B) only the read, write and execute permissions
    C) permissions assigned to users but not to groups
    D) permissions grouped together for easy assignment
    C) permissions assigned to users but not to groups
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. Virtual memory is configured through which system tool?
    A) taskbar
    B) system control panel
    C) virtual configuration
    D) memory manager
    B) system control panel
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. if a program doesn't have a shortcut on the desktop or in the programs submenu, you can start it by ___
    A) using the run command and typing in the name of the program
    B) using the shut down command
    C) typing cmd in the start run box
    A) using the run command and typing in the name of the program
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. what can you do if a program is not responding to any command and appears to be locked up? (choose all that apply)
    a) open the system control panel and choose Performance to see what process is causing problems
    b) add more memory
    c) press Ctrl+Alt+Del to reboot the computer
    d) open Task Manager, select the appropriate task, and click End Task
    • c) press Ctrl+Alt+Del to reboot the computer
    • d) open Task Manager, select the appropriate task, and click End Task
  12. In windows, a deleted file can be retrieved using which of the following
    A) recycle bin
    B) settings panel
    C) my computer icon
    D) control panel
    A) recycle bin
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. to turn off a windows 000 machine, you should____
    A) press Ctrl+Alt+Del.
    B) Select Start -> Shut Down, choose Shut Down and turn off the computer
    C) Run the Shut Down (turn off) command at a command prompt.
    D) turn off the switch and unplug the machine
    B) Select Start -> Shut Down, choose Shut Down and turn off the computer
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. which type of resource do you configure in Device Manager?
    A) memory
    B) Hardware
    C) files and folders
    D) applications
    D) applications
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. To back up the files on your disks in Windows, which Windows program can you use?
    A) my computer
    B) windows doesn't come with a backup Program.
    C) Disk management
    D) backup
    D) backup
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. Which of the following files bootstraps Windows XP?
    A) NTLDR
    B) NTBOOTDD. SYS
    C) BOOTSTRAP. EXE
    D) BOOT .INI
    A) NTLDR
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. which of the following partitions is specifically the partition from which the operating system boots?
    A) extended partition
    B) primary partition
    C) active partition
    D) logical partition
    C) active partition
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. which of the following registry hives contain information about the computer's hardware?
    A) HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
    B) HKEY_CURRENT_MACHINE
    C) HKEY_RESOURCES
    D) HKEY_MACHINE
    A) HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. within Windows 2000, what is the maximum length of filename?
    A) Unlimited
    B) 64 characters
    C) 255 characters
    D) 8 characters plus 3-character extensions
    C) 255 characters
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. which of the following utilities will rearrange the files on your hard disk to occupy contiguous chunks of space?
    A) disk defragment
    B) windows explorer
    C) Windows backup
    D) SCANDISK
    A) disk defragment
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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