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Updated on Aug 1, 2020. Posted on May 15, 2020

Are You A Tech Wiz? Prove It By Getting At Least 9/10 On This Trivia Quiz

Is your tech knowledge hot or not?

  1. When was the first computer game invented?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    1958

    In 1958, William Higinbotham created "Tennis for Two".

    Via Nickelodeon
  2. What does "HTML" mean?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Hypertext markup language

    HTML is a language that many coders use to design websites and games.

    Via Warner Bros.
  3. Which is a common mineral used in making tech devices?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    All of the above

    Most of our tech devices require many minerals including Barium, Aluminium, Iron, Copper, Mica, Silicon, and more. These minerals are often dangerous to mine, so you may want to support tech companies with transparent and fair working practices.

    Via NBC
  4. Which of these helps add some ~style~ to HTML pages?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    CSS

    CSS stands for Cascading Style Sheets and lets coders change the background color, font type and size, or border elements of their HTML pages.

    Via Channel 4
  5. What are some ways people use VR (aka virtual reality) in their daily lives?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    All of the above!

    VR, or virtual reality, is used to help medical students practice surgery, gamers become immersed in new worlds, pilots practice flying, museums offer engaging tours, and other cool purposes! Isn't technology great?!

    Via CBS
  6. Who was the first female game programmer?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Carol Shaw

    In 1978, Shaw was the first woman to design and program a video game: 3D Tic-Tac-Toe. Women have always been involved in the gaming industry, though, from helping code the elements to writing about games in magazines.

    Via Disney
  7. What does "haptic" mean?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Haptic" means "to touch"

    Cool new developments, like experimental haptic gloves or body suits, may help people literally feel like they are in a new location.

    Via Nickelodeon
  8. What does "PC" stand for?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "PC" stands for "personal computer."

    Who would have thought?

    Via FOX
  9. What does "IT" stand for?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "IT" stands for "information technology."

    IT specialists communicate about and help demo different tech devices and skills.

    Via Channel 4
  10. Finally, as of 2019, which of these was the world's biggest tech company?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Apple

    Are you taking this quiz from an iPhone or Macbook?

    Via A24
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