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University of VictoriaIntroduction to IT English
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Choose the best answer for each question. If you don't know the answer, click on the “Hint” for that question.

1. If you use your computer to write an essay and now want to edit a picture, you need to __________.


  1. start a new software program
  2. use grid computing
  3. buy a new computer
  4. add new hardware

2. Which type of software does every computer need?


  1. Web browser
  2. Word processor
  3. Desktop publishing software
  4. Operating system

3. The source code for a large software program such as an operating system __________.


  1. is written in Java
  2. consists of ones and zeroes
  3. has millions of lines
  4. is difficult to copy