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OS X Yosemite 101 - Mac Survival Skills.
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Under which menu will you find the System Preferences?
The Help menu
The File menu
The Edit menu
The Apple menu
Can you use iCloud without an Apple ID?
What is Spotlight?
A powerful search engine built into OS X
A third-party application
A shortcut from the Dock
What is the keyboard shortcut for Quick Look?
Command + Q
Pressing the Space Bar on a selected file
You can disable the special features printed on the F1–F12 keys at the top of the keyboard. True or false?
What is the trackpad gesture to invoke the Notification Center?
Swipe up with two finders
Swipe with 1 finger from the right edge of the trackpad
Tap 3 times on the top right of the trackpad
Swipe with two fingers from the right edge of the trackpad
You’ll find the settings for the Trackpad In the System Preferences. True or false?
By default Spotlight sends your location to Apple. True or false?
If you wanted to make a video trailer for your vacations, which application would you use?
iPhoto / Photos
How can you tell which applications are running?
By going to the Finder
By looking at the Apple Menu
By looking at the Application Menu
By looking for a dot under the application in the Dock
Does the Magic Mouse have a scroll wheel?
Yes, but it’s underneath the device
Yes, but it only works to scroll up or down
No and without it there is no way to scroll with a Magic Mouse
No, but the touch surface allows you to scroll in all directions
What customization can you do to the Today View in the Notification Center?
Change the order of the extensions
All answers are correct
Which of the following display situations can be presented to an HDTV using AirPlay?
Both Extended Desktop and Mirrored Desktop
Only Mirrored Desktop
Only Extended Desktop
Can you make folders to organize your apps in Launchpad?
You must interact with a Notification to dismiss it. True or false?
Yes, you must click on it to dismiss it.
False. Not always. Some notifications will expire automatically.
Can you do basic image editing with Preview?
Regardless of the area, do you always get the same level of detail when using the Maps app?
Keynote would be comparable to which MS Office application?
Can you call a friend from the Contacts application?
No, a call must start on FaceTime
Yes if they’re on FaceTime or if your iPhone is in the same WiFi as your Mac
No, the Mac doesn’t have a phone
How can you enter Mission Control?
Swiping with 4 fingers up on the trackpad
Pressing Control + Arrow Up on the keyboard
All answers are correct
Double tap with two fingers on the Magic Mouse
Can you share a photo to Facebook from the Finder?
Yes, even without setting up a Facebook account in the System Preferences
Yes, but you first have to set up your Facebook account in the System Preferences
No, the Finder does not support sharing to Facebook at all
What is an Operating System?
The Operating System only manages your contacts and calendar
The Operating System manages the interactions between the software and the hardware
The Operating System is a program used to find your files
The Operating System is the protocol used to transfer email
What would the trainer like to encourage you to do?
Use your Mac when you don’t need to
Experiment with the features of the OS
Erase your hard drive
Post at least 3 photos to Facebook every day
If you have the Dock at the bottom of the screen, on which side of the Dock can you put documents and folders?
On the right of the divider line
On the left of the divider line
No, you cannot add documents nor folders to the Dock.
How can you limit Spotlight to just search your local drives?
By using the search field in every Finder window
By clicking on the magnifying glass menu bar item
By invoking Spotlight using the Command + Space Bar shortcut
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Mac Survival Skills
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