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Mac OS X 101 - Mastering Your Mac.
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What do the small arrows or dots at the bottom of your dock indicate?
Which applications are on your screen
Which applications are open
Which applications are closed
How do you make a column bigger or smaller?
Drag its top right corner
Drag its bottom right corner over
What do the 4 icons grouped together in the Finder's toolbar do?
Switch between the four views
Tools for editing text
Find four folders
When you click on an application, how do you know it is open and active?
Its name shows up on the right corner of the menu bar.
Its name shows up on your desktop.
Its name shows up on the left corner of the menu bar
How do you open a Finder window through your dock?
Click on the Safari icon
Click on the Dashboard icon
Click on the Finder icon
How do you tunnel back up to the folder you were in previously?
Hit the go-forward arrow in the top left corner
Click the go-back arrow in the top left corner
Search for it in your user shortlist
What is the keyboard shortcut for switching to Icon view?
Who can see the documents within the User folders?
All users on the computer
Only the user and any administrators
Everyone on the internet
When in Finder, what command opens a Finder window?
How do you know which hard drives are on your system?
They show up on the menu bar
They show up on the left side of your desktop
They show up on your dock
They show up on the right side of your desktop
In Icon view, how do you open a folder?
Click it once
Hover over it
Double-click on it
What options does your Menu Bar display?
Options for the application currently in focus
Options for your computer
Options for the file that you are in
What does the Dock help you to do?
Access options for the application currently in focus
Find and launch applications and documents
What folder does the Finder window hot-link to?
Your User folder
The hard drive folder
The Applications folder
What are the 3 views available in the Finder window?
Icon, Row, Details
Icon, List, Column
List, Details, Icon
By default, where is your Dock located?
On the left of the screen
At the top of the screen
At the bottom of the screen
On the right of the screen
What is the keyboard shortcut for switching to List view?
Which application allows you to access files, applications and other documents on your system?
The Dashboard application
The Safari application
The Finder application
Where do you find the Key commands when you forget them?
In the Help menu
On your desktop
Within the menu bar drop-down options
How do you select the icon for your hard drive that is on your desktop?
Hover over it
Click on it once
In list view, what is the triangular symbol used to open and close each folder called?
The open and close arrow
What is the keyboard shortcut for switching to Column view?
Which view is easiest to trace your path through your folder hierarchy?
After you have selected the icon for your hard drive, how can you change its name?
Click once into the text insersion field, type and hit return.
Double-click into the text insersion field, type and hit return.
What is the default view for the Finder window?
Mac OS X 101
Mastering Your Mac
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