Chapter 5- Operating System, Utility Programs, and File Management

A Windows account requires a normal annual fee
Which of the following statements about a Windows 8 account is FALSE?
Tiles
Installed apps appear on the Start screen as
Live
Some apps are know as ______ tiles because they display up to date information inside the tile
Apps Screen
Windows 8 _______ replaces the All Program option from Window 7
Tiles must be left where Windows places them
Which of the following statements about tiles is FALSE?
left click
To add a tile to a group, _______ it and drag it into that group
Pin
Which option places a tile on the Start screen?
drag the tile to the left or the right of any existing tile group and release the mouse button
To create a new tile group, ______
Zipping
Which of the following is the term for compressing a file?
Zipped files must be password protected
Which of the following statements is FALSE?
Word
Which of the following files types tend to compress well?
JPEG
What image file type has already been compressed?
Ratio
The compression ______ indicates the reduction in size from the original size to the packed size.
To email them as an attachment
For which of the following reasons would you zip files?
By the folder icon
How can you identify zipped content?
you drag and drop them into the archive
How do you add files to an existing zipped folder using Windows 8?
Select the files
What must you do first when you are zipping files?
Shift
Which key do you hold down to select a group of continuous files?
Ctrl
Which key do you hold down to select a group of random files?
You put them in a folder
How do you keep a group of associated files together?
They are moved into the Recycling Bin
What happens to the files when you right-click a folder on your hard drive and chose delete?
File image
Which of the following is NOT shown when you look at your files in Details view?
You click the Date Last modified header in Details view
How do you sort files by date?
?It separates Users data when using a shared computer
Which of the following is NOT an advantage of organizing files?
Emptying
______ the Recycle Bin permanently deletes files
You can retrieve files you deleted in error
What is an advantage of the Recycle Bin?
The read/write heads touch the platter only when it is spinning
Which of the following is NOT true about the anatomy of a hard drive?
sectors and tracks
Formatting divides a disk into
It is a problem caused by the disk hardware
Which of the following statements about disk fragmentation is false?
Hard disk controller
Which of the following is NOT part of the hard disk anatomy?
Binary
In which format is information stored on a hard drive?
To read or write data, they must touch the platter
Which of the following is NOT true about read/write heads?
delay in locating the correct sector on a platter
Rotational latency is the _______
Access
The time it takes to select the correct platter and move the read/write head to the right track and sector is called the _____ time.
File Explorer
Which of the following is NOT a system tool?
They are created by an unexpected crash of a program
Which of the following statements about temporary Internet files is FALSE?
It is a temporary holding area for files that you think you no longer need.
Which of the following statements about the Recycle Bin is true?
It can decompress zipped files
Which of the following statements about Disk cleanup is FALSE?
Running Error-checking
Which action does NOT result in unwanted files on your computer?
It is moved to the Recycle Bin
What happens when you delete a file from your hard drive?
Repairing damaged disk
Which of the following is NOT part of Disk Cleanup?
Disk cleanup, Error checking, and Disk Fragmenter
The schedule in the Sound Byte suggests running the system tools in the order _______
Disk cleanup
Which system tool should be run on a weekly basis?