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  Computer Programming Languages popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
A computer programming language is a tool that communicates instructions to machines. There are many languages around and together we will explore some of them.
Easier, 10 Qns, gme24, May 20 16
Easier
gme24 gold member
May 20 16
605 plays
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  Beginning C Programming - 10 questions - 4 mins
The C language has been around since 1972 and remains a favorite of programmers. It combines the convenience of a high-level language with the power of a low-level language. It is not without its oddities; some of which we will consider here.
Average, 10 Qns, mike32768, Jan 02 14
Average
mike32768 gold member
3278 plays
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  Sorting popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
How do computers sort data?
Tough, 10 Qns, Hegh, May 10 19
Tough
Hegh
May 10 19
1468 plays
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  Java - 10 questions - 3 mins
A quiz on Java, the programming language.
Average, 10 Qns, avromf, Jun 09 17
Average
avromf
Jun 09 17
4771 plays
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  Hear It First - 10 questions - 4 mins
MPEG and MP3 files have made the sharing of video and audio files over the internet and on computers possible. How much do you know about this technology that you probably use every day whether you know it or not?
Average, 10 Qns, tazman6619, Apr 26 12
Average
tazman6619 gold member
773 plays
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  Let's Hear it for Incompetence! - 10 questions - 4 mins
So you're sick of being labelled as incompetent when it comes to writing documents? Try this quiz and see if you really are incompetent or not. This quiz relates to the functionality and use of MS Word 2007.
Average, 10 Qns, lones78, May 07 12
Average
lones78 gold member
578 plays
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  Google Earth is Spying On Me! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Google Earth is a software program that allows you to view the earth in 3D but it also has many more functions. How much do you know about this extremely useful program?
Average, 10 Qns, tazman6619, Jan 19 21
Average
tazman6619 gold member
Jan 19 21
882 plays
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  Coding on the Back of a Turtle - 10 questions - 5 mins
Created in 1967 as an early attempt to make computer programming more accessible to children, Logo is an unusual programming language that makes use of, yes, a turtle. How, you say? Well, come in and learn - the hints in the questions should help!
Average, 10 Qns, WesleyCrusher, Feb 01 19
Average
WesleyCrusher editor
Feb 01 19
1006 plays
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  Oh Say Can You C++, Version 1.0 - 10 questions - 3 mins
First in a series of quizzes on the programming language C++. This installment covers general programming concepts and some basic C++. It is intended for those who have little or no programming experience.
Average, 10 Qns, slipnslide, Mar 11 14
Average
slipnslide
2396 plays
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  Data Structures - 10 questions - 5 mins
Do you know how your programs store your data?
Tough, 10 Qns, Hegh, May 19 13
Tough
Hegh
1767 plays
trivia question Quick Question
The Java API intended for business and server 3-tier applications is called?

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You've seen those wonderful animated films like "Shrek" and the Hollywood blockbusters like "Transformers," but how much do you know about the process of 3D animation?
Tough, 10 Qns, eggman1020, Aug 13 09
Tough
eggman1020
473 plays
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  A Menace's Guide to SQL - 10 questions - 9 mins
SQL (Structured Query Language) is a language used to interact with databases. This quiz invents some university-related tables and sees what SQL could do with the data contained within them. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, jonnowales, Sep 21 22
Average
jonnowales
Sep 21 22
180 plays
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  Formatting with CSS - 10 questions - 4 mins
CSS is a unique language that works with HTML and other markup languages to format them. This quiz involves general rules about CSS as well as questions about some individual styles. Some basic knowledge of HTML may be required.
Average, 10 Qns, Kwedeth, Jun 26 07
Average
Kwedeth
1220 plays
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  Compact Discs (CDs) - 10 questions - 4 mins
How much do you know about these data storage discs?
Tough, 10 Qns, TonyTheDad, Aug 18 16
Tough
TonyTheDad gold member
Aug 18 16
3362 plays
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  Copyleft - 10 questions - 4 mins
There are many license options available, and the selection of which to use is not usually based on technology, but ideology, politics and economics. This quiz covers some information about copyleft licenses.
Average, 10 Qns, mlcmlc, Jun 02 13
Average
mlcmlc gold member
491 plays
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  Number Bases - 10 questions - 4 mins
Data is stored in a computer as a series of zeros and ones. It is called the binary system. This is the lowest possible number base since there are only 2 digits. This quiz will introduce other bases and how they are used in programming.
Average, 10 Qns, denmarks, Jan 21 21
Average
denmarks
Jan 21 21
1639 plays
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  HTML Fundamentals - 10 questions - 3 mins
HTML is the basic foundation of a webpage. This quiz is on the fundamentals of HTML and how it works.
Average, 10 Qns, ebanks120, Mar 29 22
Average
ebanks120 gold member
Mar 29 22
176 plays
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  Microsoft Word 2000 for Windows - 10 questions - 4 mins
This will be easy for those of us who use Microsoft Word on a regular basis. If you don't use it too often, then take notes on the interesting information.
Average, 10 Qns, brooke26, Nov 17 20
Average
brooke26
Nov 17 20
2767 plays
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  HTML - 10 questions - 4 mins
10 questions on very basic terms and functions of Hyper Text Markup Language, or HTML. HTML is the code used by programmers to make some of the simplest parts of a webpage, such as bold and italic text, links to other pages or photos.
Average, 10 Qns, Shadowmyst2004, Nov 03 15
Recommended for grades: 8,9,10
Average
Shadowmyst2004
249 plays
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  Hello, world! - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a quiz about programming languages for those who know a bit about software already. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, PootyPootwell, Aug 21 14
Average
PootyPootwell gold member
332 plays
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  Java Programming - 10 questions - 4 mins
What will the following sections of Java code do?
Average, 10 Qns, nemesis, May 04 20
Average
nemesis
May 04 20
1795 plays
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Follow along with romantic matchmaker Disco Stu as he uses Microsoft Access' database capabilities to find a date for disco novice Ned Flanders.
Average, 10 Qns, stuthehistoryguy, Jun 27 08
Average
stuthehistoryguy gold member
411 plays
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  Software Engineering - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz is written for software engineers and anyone who is interested in learning more about software engineering. These questions were created using The Software Engineering Book-A Practitioner Approach(International Edition) by Roger S. Pressman.
Tough, 10 Qns, smox19december, Feb 03 18
Tough
smox19december
Feb 03 18
1513 plays
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  Cascading Style Sheets For Dummies - 10 questions - 6 mins
CSS offers a way to separate styles and presentation from the content of an HTML document, simplifying page design and creation. Most modern websites make heavy use of this, but do you know enough to hold your own in the world of web development?
Tough, 10 Qns, Lutrine, Mar 17 08
Tough
Lutrine
626 plays
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  Computer Viruses - 10 questions - 6 mins
Test your computer virus knowledge.
Difficult, 10 Qns, gord111, Mar 16 06
Difficult
gord111
4193 plays
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  SQL Commands and Database Concepts - 10 questions - 4 mins
SQL or Structured Query Lanaguage is the most popular language used to create, retrieve, update and delete data from relational databases.
Average, 10 Qns, kwdesigner, Apr 23 17
Average
kwdesigner
Apr 23 17
2060 plays
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  Think like a computer! Pure Binary! - 10 questions - 6 mins
Computers compute values using ones and zeros, but they are also limited in space: only so many digits. Here are questions surrounding the use of one-byte registers of ye very olde computers.
Tough, 10 Qns, PJMayo, Apr 07 20
Tough
PJMayo
Apr 07 20
1024 plays
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  QBasic - 10 questions - 3 mins
Welcome to my QBasic quiz! If you like to program in QBasic, then take this quiz!
Average, 10 Qns, jeremysr, Feb 11 20
Average
jeremysr
Feb 11 20
1114 plays
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  Strange Loops - 10 questions - 4 mins
Loops are a key concept in computer programming so I thought I'd write a quiz on them. (In this quiz I sometimes specify a programming language in each question although the construct/idea may be very similar, or even the same, in other languages)
Average, 10 Qns, The_Cyclist, Aug 07 20
Average
The_Cyclist
Aug 07 20
177 plays
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  The Softer Side - 10 questions - 4 mins
"I'm a software engineer" or "I need the software." What are people talking about when they mean software? Do you know? Take this quiz and find out!
Average, 10 Qns, Snipercatcher, Oct 16 20
Average
Snipercatcher
Oct 16 20
223 plays
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  How Much Do You Know About Email? - 10 questions - 5 mins
Email has become a standard form of communication for both business and personal use. How much do you know about how email works?
Tough, 10 Qns, OutlookDude, Jun 21 16
Tough
OutlookDude gold member
Jun 21 16
321 plays
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  C++ Trivia - 10 questions - 3 mins
C++ is a programming language developed in Bell Laboratories. This quiz is on the basic elements of a C++ program. I hope you enjoy the quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, ebanks120, Sep 24 15
Average
ebanks120 gold member
304 plays
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  Introduction to Cobol - 10 questions - 4 mins
I spent over 20 year in the data processing field working for a major bank. As a programmer most of my programs were coded in cobol. These questions are a basic introduction to the language.
Average, 10 Qns, denmarks, Jul 04 06
Average
denmarks
766 plays
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  Python Programming Language - 10 questions - 5 mins
Python is a high level programming language. This quiz covers the basics of the language, its history and recent events related to the language.
Tough, 10 Qns, anandpillai, Apr 07 10
Tough
anandpillai
732 plays
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Some UNIX commands are the normal English word for the function that you want to accomplish. See if you can find the UNIX command in each sentence.
Average, 10 Qns, mlcmlc, Mar 06 22
Average
mlcmlc gold member
Mar 06 22
655 plays
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  Manufacturing Execution Systems - 10 questions - 5 mins
MES software links the administration software to the production area, translating customer orders into production instructions. Most automation software companies, like Rockwell, Siemens, GE and Wonderware, have a MES (one s!). This is an introduction.
Tough, 10 Qns, eluxir, Oct 11 08
Tough
eluxir
306 plays
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  The Python Programming Language - 10 questions - 5 mins
Python, created by Guido van Rossum, is one of the most versatile programming languages today. It is widely used in web programming and known for its massive collection of user libraries.
Difficult, 10 Qns, lordingtar, Apr 18 17
Difficult
lordingtar
Apr 18 17
139 plays
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  Computer Programming - C++ - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz will test your knowledge of the semantics and syntax associated with C++ programming language.
Average, 10 Qns, yency, Oct 17 13
Average
yency
823 plays
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  PHP Functions - 10 questions - 4 mins
How well do you understand the built-in functions of PHP?
Average, 10 Qns, kwdesigner, Mar 29 10
Average
kwdesigner
592 plays
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  Assembly Language for the x86 Processor - 10 questions - 3 mins
Assembly Language is a non portable programming language consisting of instruction mnemonics used to form programming statements. This quiz is based on the Intel 80x86 family.
Average, 10 Qns, ebanks120, Jun 14 18
Average
ebanks120 gold member
Jun 14 18
216 plays
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  GIMP - The Other Image Editing Software - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz was designed so that people who use GIMP quite a bit will know exactly what I'm asking but simple enough that those who are new to the program shouldn't struggle.
Average, 10 Qns, Oblivious16037, Nov 30 20
Average
Oblivious16037
Nov 30 20
234 plays
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  PHP Basic Concepts - 10 questions - 3 mins
Test your knowledge of one of the internet's most popular languages.
Average, 10 Qns, kwdesigner, May 09 18
Average
kwdesigner
May 09 18
829 plays
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  Basic Perl Knowledge - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz tests some basic knowledge of Perl. Anyone who's taken an introductory Perl course or read "The Llama" should be able to do well.
Tough, 10 Qns, mritty, May 28 12
Tough
mritty
453 plays
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  How to Pack a Date in COBOL - 10 questions - 6 mins
In the early days of computers, space was very limited. It was a challenge to store items in as few bytes as possible. This quiz is about the lower limits for storing a date in a COBOL program.
Difficult, 10 Qns, denmarks, Jul 03 06
Difficult
denmarks
537 plays
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  Microsoft Word 2000 for Windows - Part 2 - 10 questions - 4 mins
My first Microsoft Word quiz was easy, so this should be too. I will describe the symbol used for an icon, and you tell me which icon it is.
Tough, 10 Qns, brooke26, Jun 08 04
Tough
brooke26
1422 plays
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  Crystal Reports - 10 questions - 4 mins
How well do you know Crystal Reports?
Tough, 10 Qns, noeliethegoalie, Oct 03 17
Tough
noeliethegoalie
Oct 03 17
580 plays
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