Computers For Communication
Emails can get from one part of the world to another in seconds!

Computers For Communication

This quiz addresses part of the requirements of the National Curriculum KS1 for children aged 5 and 6 in years 1 and 2 in Computing. Specifically it looks at communication using email, Skype and social media in our work and our social life. It is one of 20 quizzes to help you find out about how computers work, and how they affect all our lives.

Communication means keeping in touch. Computers help us keep in touch. They also help us work together. This quiz helps you find out a little bit more about how computers and gadgets help us round the world. They make life easier. From phones to email, social media and Skype, computers let us communicate.

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  1. Which one of these words means ‘keeping in touch’?
    Talking, texting and sharing files are all types of communications
  2. Sasha writes an email to his cousin in Canada. How long will it take for the email to get to Canada?
    Emails and messages travel very quickly
  3. What is a text?
    Twitter is the best-known text service
  4. Sasha talks to his cousin in Canada. Sasha can see and hear his cousin. Which one of these services lets you talk to people and see them at the same time?
    Skype is one brand that lets you do this - there are others
  5. Luke’s Mum gets a reply to her email. She sends the reply on to her boss. What does she press to send the email on?
    Can you reply to emails? Can you forward an email to someone else?
  6. Computers help us to share our work. They help us to work together. Which one of these words means ‘to work together’?
    Who do you work with at school?
  7. Luke’s Mum works in a busy office. She sends an email with a file added to it. The file is:
    Can you attach a file to an email?
  8. Sasha wants to send an email to his cousin in Canada. What does Sasha need to know?
    Sasha can add his cousin’s email address to his address-book
  9. What is the word 'phone short for?
    Mobile 'phones are telephones you can carry about
  10. Sam’s older sister uses Facebook to keep in touch with her friends. Facebook is a type of:
    Facebook, Twitter and YouTube are all types of social media

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