Windows 10 Security and Maintenance

Test your knowledge about security and maintenance in Windows 10.

The test contains 20 multiple choice questions. When you have finished answering the questions, click the View your results button at the bottom 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 receive the Computer Certificate by email if desired.

Good luck!

Test questions:

1. What happens when you optimize or defragment your hard drive?

2. What does a firewall do?

3. What happens when you use System Recovery?

4. What is spam?

5. What will not be deleted when you use Disk Cleanup?

6. What should you do if you receive an email with a Windows update as an attachment?

7. What type of backup can be used to restore the entire computer when your hard drive is damaged?

8. What is a Trojan horse?

9. How do you prevent email messages from landing in the Unwanted email folder in an email program?

10. What is phishing?

11. Can you add websites to the Trusted websites zone manually in Microsoft Edge?

12. What does the Check Disk program do?

13. What is spyware?

14. Does an antivirus program make computer viruses harmless?

15. What are cookies?

16. Are cookies dangerous to your computer?

17. Will the last changes made to a document be lost by using System Recovery?

18. Can you detect and delete spam with an antivirus program?

19. What is an add-on?

20. What is the best way to delete a program from your computer?

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Windows 10 for SENIORS