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CONCEPT The Primary Functions of a Computer 4 To improve the operating speed of his computer, Richard can use a disk defragmentation program, which is a form of __________. utility software integrated development environment software operating system software productivity software RATIONALE A defragmentation tool is a type of common utility software. Utility software enables you to repair, modify, and maintain your computer in some way, such as by improving processing speed. CONCEPT Computer Software 5 Which productivity software is used to create tables from statistical data? Open Office Impress Microsoft SQL Server Microsoft Excel
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6/20/2020 Sophia :: Welcome 4/16 Google Docs RATIONALE Excel is a spreadsheet program provided by Microsoft that is used to create charts from statistical data. CONCEPT Productivity Application Software 6 Gail is examining software to determine what happens when an operator makes a mistake while in data entry mode. Gail is addressing the dimension of usability known as __________. efficiency satisfaction error management visibility RATIONALE Gail focuses on software usability evaluation. She deals with error management related to data entry. CONCEPT Usability 7 Connie works for a medium-sized manufacturing firm. She keeps the operating systems up-to-date, ensures that memory and disk storage are available, and oversees the physical environment of the computer. Connie is employed as a __________. Database Administrator
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6/20/2020 Sophia :: Welcome 5/16 Computer Engineer Hardware Engineer Computer Operator RATIONALE Connie is a Computer Operator. Her duties include the maintenance and evolution of the company's computing and technological assets (i.e., the operating systems, storage, network, security, and software). CONCEPT The Computing Profession 8 Brian has a corrupted file that tries to load when his computer is booting up. To solve this problem, he restarts the computer, then presses F8 to display the Advanced Boot Options menu. Which solution is Brian using? Control Panel Windows Backup Safe Mode Help System RATIONALE Brian restarts his computer and then presses F8 to access the Advanced Boot Options menu. This activates the Safe Mode. Safe Mode is a diagnostic state of a computer operating system (OS). It is used to repair problems with an OS. CONCEPT Troubleshooting with Microsoft Windows
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6/20/2020 Sophia :: Welcome 6/16 9 __________, which was created by OpenOffice, enables users to create slideshow presentations. Presentation Pages Impress Keynote RATIONALE Impress, which was created by OpenOffice, enables users to create slideshow presentations. Impress is similar to Microsoft's PowerPoint.
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