Windows 10 Basic Concepts

Test your general knowledge of working with Windows 10.

This test contains 20 mulitple choice questions. When you have finished answering the questions, click the View your results button at the buttom 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 receve the Computer Certificate by email if desired.

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Test questions:

1. When does this bar appear on the right or bottom of a window?

2. What is this window called in Windows 10? 

3. How do you find a program when there is no icon for that program on the desktop or taskbar?

4. Is there a shortcut on the taskbar for every program on your computer?

5. What happens when you click the Windows10Algemeen_PijlnaarLinks button in the upper left corner of a File Explorer window?

6. What can you do with this button Windows10Algemeen_Maximaliseren?

7. Is it possible to show multiple programs or apps with Task View?

8. How do you open a program from the desktop?

9. What happens when you click this button Windows10Algemeen_Menu

10. Which button do you use to close a window?

11. What is a proper method for shutting down your computer?

12. What happens when you click this button Windows10Algemeen_Taakweergave?

13. What happens when you click this button Windows10Algemeen_Verkleinen?

14. What is the purpose of the WordPad program?

15. How do you change the view layout of the items in a folder in the File Explorer window?

16. What does the light-blue underlining indicate by a taskbar button on the taskbar?
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17. How do you widen a window?

18. How do you display a minimized program back on the desktop?

19. What program can be used to view websites in Windows 10?

20. What does it mean when the pointer changes into a hand ?

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Suggested book(s) by this test:

Windows 10 for SENIORS for the Beginning Computer User
Windows 10 for SENIORS