Windows Operating System Fundamentals Quiz Questions and Answers

Which describes the purpose of Power Saver mode for a portable computer?

Answer :
  • To shut down idle devices to conserve battery charge

You want to change your default home page in Internet Explorer. In which location should you modify settings?

Answer :
  • Internet Options

You need to modify the time displayed in the system tray. Which Control Panel feature should you use?

Answer :
  • Clock, Language, and Region

You insert a software installation DVD into your Windows 10 computer. The DVD does not launch automatically. You need to perform a manual installation.

Answer :
  • Browse the contents of the DVD and locate the Setup file.

PowerShell is used to:

Answer :
  • Automate a routine task.

Which Windows feature should you use to protect a computer against spyware?

Answer :
  • Windows Defender

You need to configure a folder that allows everyone in your group to view and modify files. Which item in the Share With menu should you use?

Answer :
  • Homegroup (Read/Write)

Windows hides some files by default to:

Answer :
  • Avoid accidental modification or deletion of system files.

You need a script to run at a specific time. Which Windows component should you use?

Answer :
  • Task Scheduler

Which feature ensures that your personal computer always has the latest patches and fixes for the operating system?

Answer :
  • Windows Update