Windows 10 Security and Maintenance

Test your knowledge about security and maintenance in Windows 10.

The test contains 20 multiple choice questions. When you have finished answering the questions, click the View your results button at the bottom of this page. Your test results and the correct answers are shown immediately on your screen. With a score of sufficient or greater, you can receive the Computer Certificate by email if desired.

Good luck!

Test questions:

1. What are cookies?

2. What is a Trojan horse?

3. Does an antivirus program make computer viruses harmless?

4. What is phishing?

5. Can you detect and delete spam with an antivirus program?

6. What does a green padlock to the left of a web address indicate?

7. What is PayPal?

8. What happens when you use System Recovery?

9. What is an add-on?

10. Is it possible to delete a single website from your browser history in Microsoft Edge?

11. What will not be deleted when you use Disk Cleanup?

12. What happens when you optimize or defragment your hard drive?

13. What is malware?

14. What is spam?

15. Are cookies dangerous to your computer?

16. What does the Check Disk program do?

17. What is the best way to delete a program from your computer?

18. Which section of the Control Panel shows you information about the processor and memory of your computer?

19. What type of backup can be used to restore the entire computer when your hard drive is damaged?

20. What does a firewall do?

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Windows 10 for SENIORS