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OS X Yosemite 101 - Mac Survival Skills.
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Can you use iCloud without an Apple ID?
What is the trackpad gesture to invoke the Notification Center?
Tap 3 times on the top right of the trackpad
Swipe with 1 finger from the right edge of the trackpad
Swipe with two fingers from the right edge of the trackpad
Swipe up with two finders
You’ll find the settings for the Trackpad In the System Preferences. True or false?
How can you enter Mission Control?
Double tap with two fingers on the Magic Mouse
Pressing Control + Arrow Up on the keyboard
All answers are correct
Swiping with 4 fingers up on the trackpad
Can you make folders to organize your apps in Launchpad?
What is an Operating System?
The Operating System is the protocol used to transfer email
The Operating System is a program used to find your files
The Operating System manages the interactions between the software and the hardware
The Operating System only manages your contacts and calendar
Can you do basic image editing with Preview?
You can disable the special features printed on the F1–F12 keys at the top of the keyboard. True or false?
Can you add or remove apps form the Dock?
No, you can only add more apps to the Dock
No, you can't add or remove apps from the Dock
No, you can only remove apps from the Dock
Yes, you can both add and remove apps from the Dock
What is Spotlight?
A powerful search engine built into OS X
A shortcut from the Dock
A third-party application
Which of the following display situations can be presented to an HDTV using AirPlay?
Only Mirrored Desktop
Only Extended Desktop
Both Extended Desktop and Mirrored Desktop
What would the trainer like to encourage you to do?
Post at least 3 photos to Facebook every day
Erase your hard drive
Use your Mac when you don’t need to
Experiment with the features of the OS
Which key combination would give you a copyright (©) sign?
Command + G
Shift + G
Control + G
Option + G
How you can tell which application is in the foreground?
You will see its name just beside the Apple menu
You will see its name in the top right-hand corner of the screen
You will see a little dot under its icon in the dock section
All answers are correct
How can you delete text to the right of the blinking cursor?
By pressing Backspace
By holding Command + Space Bar
By holding the Function + Delete keys
It’s not possible; there is only a Backspace key on a Mac
Under which menu will you find the System Preferences?
The Apple menu
The Help menu
The File menu
The Edit menu
How can you tell which applications are running?
By going to the Finder
By looking at the Application Menu
By looking for a dot under the application in the Dock
By looking at the Apple Menu
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
You must interact with a Notification to dismiss it. True or false?
False. Not always. Some notifications will expire automatically.
Yes, you must click on it to dismiss it.
Where can you find software updates?
Under the File Menu
From the App Store
In the Utilities folder
In Notification Center
Can you share a photo to Facebook from the Finder?
No, the Finder does not support sharing to Facebook at all
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
Does the Magic Mouse have a scroll wheel?
No and without it there is no way to scroll with a Magic Mouse
Yes, but it only works to scroll up or down
Yes, but it’s underneath the device
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?
All answers are correct
Change the order of the extensions
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
No, you cannot add documents nor folders to the Dock.
On the left of the divider line
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Mac Survival Skills
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