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OS X Yosemite 101 - Mac Survival Skills.
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Can you do basic image editing with Preview?
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.
Regardless of the area, do you always get the same level of detail when using the Maps app?
How can you delete text to the right of the blinking cursor?
By pressing Backspace
It’s not possible; there is only a Backspace key on a Mac
By holding the Function + Delete keys
By holding Command + Space Bar
Does the Magic Mouse have a scroll wheel?
Yes, but it only works to scroll up or down
No and without it there is no way to scroll with a Magic Mouse
Yes, but it’s underneath the device
No, but the touch surface allows you to scroll in all directions
What is an Operating System?
The Operating System is a program used to find your files
The Operating System is the protocol used to transfer email
The Operating System only manages your contacts and calendar
The Operating System manages the interactions between the software and the hardware
By default Spotlight sends your location to Apple. True or false?
Can you call a friend from the Contacts application?
No, a call must start on FaceTime
No, the Mac doesn’t have a phone
Yes if they’re on FaceTime or if your iPhone is in the same WiFi as your Mac
What customization can you do to the Today View in the Notification Center?
All answers are correct
Change the order of the extensions
Which key combination would give you a copyright (©) sign?
Option + G
Control + G
Shift + G
Command + G
Under which menu will you find the System Preferences?
The Apple menu
The Edit menu
The File menu
The Help menu
You’ll find the settings for the Trackpad In the System Preferences. True or false?
If you have the Dock at the bottom of the screen, on which side of the Dock can you put documents and folders?
No, you cannot add documents nor folders to the Dock.
On the left of the divider line
On the right of the divider line
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
Can you use iCloud without an Apple ID?
What is the keyboard shortcut for Quick Look?
Pressing the Space Bar on a selected file
Command + Q
Can you add or remove apps form the Dock?
Yes, you can both add and remove apps from 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
How can you tell which applications are running?
By looking at the Application Menu
By going to the Finder
By looking at the Apple Menu
By looking for a dot under the application in the Dock
How can you limit Spotlight to just search your local drives?
By clicking on the magnifying glass menu bar item
By using the search field in every Finder window
By invoking Spotlight using the Command + Space Bar shortcut
You can disable the special features printed on the F1–F12 keys at the top of the keyboard. True or false?
How can you enter Mission Control?
Swiping with 4 fingers up on the trackpad
All answers are correct
Pressing Control + Arrow Up on the keyboard
Double tap with two fingers on the Magic Mouse
What is the trackpad gesture to invoke the Notification Center?
Swipe up with two finders
Swipe with two fingers from the right edge of the trackpad
Tap 3 times on the top right of the trackpad
Swipe with 1 finger from the right edge of the trackpad
Where can you find software updates?
In Notification Center
From the App Store
Under the File Menu
In the Utilities folder
If you wanted to make a video trailer for your vacations, which application would you use?
iPhoto / Photos
Keynote would be comparable to which MS Office application?
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Mac Survival Skills
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