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Previous lesson : 

The pupils have previous knowledge of editing with Microsoft Word Processor 

Topic :


Behavioural objectives :

At the end of the lesson, the pupils should be able t

  • state the function of the format toolbar
  • list the process of saving documents
  • state the functions of toolbars in Microsoft Word Processor  .


Instructional Materials :

  • Wall charts
  • Pictures
  • Related Online Video
  • Flash Cards
  • A Desktop computer or Laptop

Methods of Teaching :

  • Class Discussion
  • Group Discussion
  • Asking Questions
  • Explanation
  • Role Modelling
  • Role Delegation


Reference Materials :

  • Scheme of Work
  • Online Information
  • Textbooks
  • Workbooks
  • 9 Year Basic Education Curriculum
  • Workbooks




Answer the following Questions


CLASS: PRIMARY 6                                                         



NAME: ………………………………………………………………………………

  1. The acronym “GIGO” means ___________________________________________

(a) Given in and Gabbage out (b) Gabbage in and Gabbage out (c) Gabbage out and Gabbage in

2. _____________ allows us to send receive mails via the internet.

(a) e-mail                   (b) hyperlink                  (c) downloading


3. The inter-connection of computers within a limited geographical location is ___________________. (a) WAN (b) LAN   (c) MAN


  1. The black line that blinks on our monitor screen is called ________________

(a) cursor                   (b) arrow               (c) line


2. Development of computer from one period to another is called _________________

(a) computer age        (b) computer generation           (c) computer stage


3. Micro-computers are also known as ____________________

(a) Personal Certificate                  (b) Master computer       (c) Personal computers


4. A wall clock is an example of _________________ computers.

(a) analog                   (b) hybrid             (c) digital


5. The process of putting off the computer is by ______________________________

(a) starting                  (b) warming          (c) shutting down

6. The type of computer that is used for calculating and counting is known as ________

(a) super computer               (b) analog computer        (c) hybrid computer


7. The smallest unit of information used in computer is called a __________ (a)word (b) byte (c) bit


8. A computer system which supplies other remote computer with processed information is called ____________________. (a) Server  (b) CPU (c) Client



9. Which of the following keys is used for typing in uppercase letter.

(a) function key                   (b) shift key          (c) cap lock key


10. The face of a monitor is also called _________ (a) board  (b) screen (c) film


11. You can receive e-mails through ________ (a) yahoo mail (b) postal         (c) envelopes

12.  The smallest, cheapest and most commonly used computer is called ________

(a) mini-computer      (b) micro computer         (c) super computer


13. _____________ is a place where all deleted files & documents are kept?

(a) recycle bin            (b) dust bin           (c) waste bin

14.) How many bits will give us a Nibble?  (a) 3            (b) 8                     (c) 4

15.) _____________________ enables your computer to work

(a) humanware           (b) software           (c) hardware

  • A number in octal is in ________________

(a) base two      (b) base ten  (c)  base eight

  • ________ are used to represent data in the computer system.

(a) gegabytes              (b) bits                  (c) kilobytes

17.) 40 GB is the same as ____________________    (a) 40,000,000 bytes                              (b) 40,000,000,000 bytes         (c) 40,000 bytes

18.) Convert 910 to binary                  (a) 0010                (b) 1111               (c) 1001

19.) ____________________ are examples of output devices.

(a) plotters & printers                    (b) mouse & mice           (c) scanner & joystick

20.) In Ms-Powerpoint presentation, the  environment where we design and write text is called ________________. (a) Workstation         (b) Slides     (c) document

21.) Two words are grouped together to form   (a) quad words     (b)   double words    (c)   words

22.) The most common application used in the world is ____________

(a) note pad      (b) word processing        (c) keyboard

23.) I.C. T. simply means _____________________ (a) Internet Communication technology  (b) Information Communication Tools (c) Information Communication Technology

  1. ) ___________ is made up of a thousand bits

(a) kilobyte                (b) bytes                (c) terabytes

25.) How many bytes are there in 1Gigabytes?__________________

(a) 1 Million bytes     (b) 1 Billion bytes           (c) 1 Kilobytes


26.) Binary system is a number system with base ________     (a) 4     (b) 8             (c) 2

27.) The two primary main memories are ______________

(a) drum & dram        (b) rom & ram      (c) tom & cow

28.) Data can be defined as a __________________________

(a) raw, unprocessed facts    (b) processed facts          (c) source of information


29.) The arrangement of computer on a straight line is referred to as _________ topology. (a) Ring (b) Star (c) Bus

30.) _____________ device is used to feed data into the computer system.

(a) output            (b) storage             (c) input

Section B: Theory

1a.) What is I.C.T.?


1b.) List five I.C.T gadgets

_____________________, _________, ________________________

2a.) What is Networking?


2b.) Mention three uses of Networking.


3a)How many bits are there in 32 bytes?

3b.) Express the following numbers in a unit of Storage:

i.) 40,000,000 = _______________        ii.) 250,000,000,000 = ________________

iii.) 7KB = _______________                 iv.) 2TB = __________________

4.) Define the following terms:

i.) Nibble: ____________________________________________________________

ii.) Word: ____________________________________________________________

iii.) Bit: ______________________________________________________________

iv.) Byte: _____________________________________________________________

5a.) Explain the term “ Network Topology”


5b.)  With the help of diagram, show the star topology.