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Application & System Software Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Eva is creating a YouTube video by applying different effects to separate audio and video clips and then arranging them into her desired sequence. What type of video editing is this?

Question 2 2. All of the following are common functions of a digital audio editor EXCEPT:

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT a video file format?

Question 4 4. Which of the following statements about media players is FALSE?

Question 5 5. How are file extensions recognized?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following will Andrea use when she needs to manipulate accounting data into financial ratios for a presentation?

Question 7 7. Which of the following BEST describes the purpose of database software?

Question 8 8. Management of a retail chain would like the stores to be linked up with each other and the purchasing department to efficiently order merchandise. Management will use _____ to achieve this goal.

Question 9 9. Which of the following is used by the business planning group of a large company when they prepare the annual budget?

Question 10 10. What is a productivity suite in the context of software applications?

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Question 11 11. _____ are most likely to use illustration software as their primary tool.

Question 12 12. Which of the following elements are commonly included on presentation slides?

Question 13 13. Which graphics are most commonly used in illustration software?

Question 14 14. What do presentation and illustration software have in common?

Question 15 15. Elisa wants to use presentation software to make a slideshow. What might she use?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following assist in managing, maintaining and controlling computer resources?

Question 17 17. Sue is installing a printer. What program will she need to get the printer to work with her computer?

Question 18 18. How often should you update antivirus software?

Question 19 19. One of the first things that load on a computer are the firmware instructions that control input and output. What are these instructions called?

Question 20 20. Why would you use a disk defragmenter?

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Question 21 21. How does word processing software restrict the users' ability to produce a quality product?

Question 22 22. Which one of the following is NOT a desktop publishing program used to manipulate text and apply basic format to a document?

Question 23 23. What does DTP stands for?

Question 24 24. What is an advantage of desktop publishing software over word processing software?

Question 25 25. What is the biggest advantage of Portable Document Format (PDF)?

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Question 26 26. BIOS is an example of _____.

Question 27 27. The physical components of a computer are the _____; the digital programs running on the hardware are the _____.

Question 28 28. Which of the following is an example of computer software?

Question 29 29. Computer software is _____.

Question 30 30. What is an operating system?

Application & System Software Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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