## Wednesday, 16 November 2011

## Friday, 11 November 2011

## Sunday, 6 November 2011

## Friday, 4 November 2011

### Grade 5 - 6 Computer Basics

Q.1) | Another name for computer programs and information. |

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Q.2) | The part of a computer that allows the user to view information on a screen. |

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Q.3) | This part sends signals to other parts of the computer to tell them what to do. |

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Q.4) | This is a flat input device that usually sits in front of the monitor. |

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Q.5) | This memory is for short term storage and is lost when the computer is turned off. |

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Q.6) | A name for a small picture or image representing a folder or a program. |

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Q.7) | This computer is small enough to fit on your lap and is very portable. |

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Q.8) | This part allows the user to hear information from the computer. |

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Q.9) | Another name for all the parts of a computer. |

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Q.10) | This input device will allow the user to move the pointer on the screen. |

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Q.11) | This type of computer is tall rather than wide. |

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Q.12) | This device allows the user to record or send their voice into the computer. |

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Q.13) | This part does the real calculation, moving and processing of information. |

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Q.14) | This is a type of computer that sets on a table or desk. |

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Q.15) | What are the 3 main things a computer does? |

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Q.16) | This part stores data, programs, settings, and the operating system while the computer is off. While it is on, it spins inside the computer reading and writing data. |

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Q.17) | Select 2 input devices |

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Q.18) | Select 3 output devices |

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Q.19) | Name a type of Disk Drive. (Single word or abreviation only please.) Ex. A ____________ Disk Drive. |

Q.20) | Name a type of Disk Drive. (Single word or abreviation only please.) Ex. A ____________ Disk Drive. |

Q.21) | Name a type of Disk Drive. (Single word or abreviation only please.) Ex. A ____________ Disk Drive. |

Q.22) | Name of an Operating System |

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## Wednesday, 2 November 2011

### Mental AbilityTest - Dice and Cubes

- A cube is painted yellow on all sides. It is then cut into 64 cubes of equal size. How many of these smaller cubes are painted on one side only?
The following figures show the same dice in different positions. How many dots are contained on the face opposite to that containing four dots?

A cube having volume 216 cm__Directions:__^{3}is painted red on two opposite sides, black on other two opposite sides, and green on the remaining two sides. It is then cut into cubes with sides of one cm each. Answer the following question based on the above statement.How many cubes have no side painted?

A cube having volume 216 cm__Directions:__^{3}is painted red on two opposite sides, black on other two opposite sides, and green on the remaining two sides. It is then cut into cubes with sides of one cm each. Answer the following question based on the above statement.How many cubes have just one side painted?

A cube having volume 216 cm__Directions:__^{3}is painted red on two opposite sides, black on other two opposite sides, and green on the remaining two sides. It is then cut into cubes with sides of one cm each. Answer the following question based on the above statement.How many cubes have three sides painted?

A cube having volume 216 cm__Directions:__^{3}is painted red on two opposite sides, black on other two opposite sides, and green on the remaining two sides. It is then cut into cubes with sides of one cm each. Answer the following question based on the above statement.How many cubes have only two or three sides painted?

A cube having volume 216 cm__Directions:__^{3}is painted red on two opposite sides, black on other two opposite sides, and green on the remaining two sides. It is then cut into cubes with sides of one cm each. Answer the following question based on the above statement.How many cubes have one side black?

In a dice, a, b, c, and d are written on the adjacent faces in a clockwise order and e and f are at the top and bottom of the cube. When c is at the top, what will be at the bottom?

__Directions:__Which number appears on the face opposite to the one having a 2?

__Directions:__The number on the face opposite to the face having a 6 is

### Mental Ability Test - 2

- 30, 23, 17, 12, _____, 5.
3, 12, 48, 192, _____.

- 2, 7, 24, 77, _____.
2, 7, 24, 77, _____.

6, 9, 18, 21, 42, 45, _____.

**1.**80, 85**2.**90, 93**3.**80, 87**4.**88, 93