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 is spyware?

2. What happens when you use System Recovery?

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

4. What is PayPal?

5. Are cookies dangerous to your computer?

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

7. What does a firewall do?

8. What is malware?

9. Does an antivirus program make computer viruses harmless?

10. What does the Check Disk program do?

11. Is it possible to delete a single website from your browser history in Microsoft Edge?

12. What does a green padlock to the left of a web address indicate?

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

14. What is an add-on?

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

16. What is spam?

17. What is phishing?

18. Which section of the Control Panel shows you information about the processor and memory of your computer?

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

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

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Windows 10 for SENIORS