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Tech Quiz Part 1: How Well Do You Know Computers?

Most of us use computers every single day and rely on them for work, personal communication, shopping, entertainment and organization, but it's easy to forget all the work that's going on inside while we sit around typing away. We know what to call our computers when they fail on us and make us late for presentations, but do we know what to call their ins and outs? Take part one in my series of tech quizzes about the inner workings of your favorite machine. (Photo courtesy of the Original Macintosh User Manual)

Tech Quiz Part 1: How Well Do You Know Computers?

We'll start off easy: What is the primary input device used to enter information and instructions into the computer?

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starangel82 starangel82 8 years
3/5... I should have known #2. :(
poizenisxkandee poizenisxkandee 9 years
good thing I got a 100%, I'm taking the computer science AB AP exam this year. haha.
poizenisxkandee poizenisxkandee 9 years
good thing I got a 100%, I'm taking the computer science AB AP exam this year.haha.
MuffinGal MuffinGal 9 years
WOW! 5 out of 5! That degree in C.I.S. is really worth something!
jimmalou1978 jimmalou1978 9 years
Damn...don't let my hubby see that I've missed one. He builds computers as a hobby, so he would get 100% with his eyes closed. Oops!
redsugar redsugar 9 years
I flubbed 2 too!
redsugar redsugar 9 years
I flubbed 2 too!
thexxnewxromance thexxnewxromance 9 years
haha. wow i suck.
thexxnewxromance thexxnewxromance 9 years
haha. wow i suck.
Daisie Daisie 9 years
Hmmm...grrr on #2 as well! =p
Daisie Daisie 9 years
Hmmm...grrr on #2 as well! =p
i_love_miu i_love_miu 9 years
5/5, hehe, what a geek!
i_love_miu i_love_miu 9 years
5/5, hehe, what a geek!
beingtazim beingtazim 9 years
blast!
beingtazim beingtazim 9 years
blast!
rlveronica rlveronica 9 years
Dangit!
macgirl macgirl 9 years
grrrrrr number 2!
macgirl macgirl 9 years
grrrrrr number 2!
imLissy imLissy 9 years
hey, all those CS classes paid off :P
misslarue misslarue 9 years
4/5-more then I thought I would get right!
DASO DASO 9 years
yes I like that, I am very good :P my answers are 100% correct.nice quiz :)
DASO DASO 9 years
yes I like that, I am very good :P my answers are 100% correct. nice quiz :)
KittyToy KittyToy 9 years
yeah 3/5
KittyToy KittyToy 9 years
yeah 3/5
mellafe mellafe 9 years
3 out of 5. And the ones I thought were wrong, were not! Woot!
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