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Windows 7

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1. A(n) _____ allows users to communicate with and control their computers. Operating System
2. Microsoft 7 _____ is an operating system version designed primarily for home use. Home Premium
3. Microsoft 7 _____ is an operating system interface that features translucent colors along with various animations. Aero
4. A(n) _____ is hardware and software that you use to control and communicate with your PC. User Interface
5. File Management includes all of the following except: Copying files
6. The _____ shows the name of every computer user on the computer. Welcome Screen
7. You _____ the mouse when you press and release the primary mouse button. Click
8. You _____ the mouse when you move it on the screen until the pointer rests at your selected location. Point
9. Each _____ on a menu performs a specific action. Command
10. Microsoft Windows 7 is the newest version of one of the most popular operating systems. True
11. A mouse is a pointing device. True
12. A graphical user interface is an interface that displays graphics only. False
13. The Standard Buttons toolbar contains commands associated with the My Computer window. False
14. The status bar provides information about the current task and controls for viewing a document Windows 7. True
15. A task pane can remain open while working in a document. True
16. A dialog bar is displayed when Windows 7 needs to supply information to you. False
17. Link is another term for hyperlink. True
18. The Address Bar is located by default in the lower left corner of the screen. False
19. Sleep Command will save all of your work and then shut the computer down. False
20. A __________ is a mini-program that provides continuously updated information, such as weather, news or online auctions. Gadget
21. Use the _____________ button to have the window fill the entire screen. Maximize
22. Click the ____________ button to close the window. Close
23. A ________________ is an input device on which you key in, or type, data. Keyboard
24. _________________ are keys you press to quickly perform a task using the keyboard. Keyboard Shortcut
25. A _________ is a set of computer instructions that carries out a task on the computer. Program
26. A ________________ includes the file name and possibly a directory or folder name. Path
27. A flash memory storage device that plugs into a USB port is called a _________. USB Flash Drive
28. A path that shows the history of where a user has been online or in a heirarchy is referred to as ___________________. Breadcrumb trail
29. ________________ off the computer closes any open programs, allows users to save any unsaved documents, ends the Windows 7 system, and makes the computer available for other users. Logging
30. A _________ is a set of choices, often graphical, arranged in a grid or in a list. Gallery
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