The Ultimate MacBook Air Quiz
by Staff
Apple's MacBook Air was a game changer when it first hit the market in 2008, and today this ultra-thin notebook is still wowing people with its sleek design and powerful components. Think you know your MacBook Air? Test your knowledge with our 20-question quiz.

We know the MacBook Air is thin, but just how thin is it?

  • 1 inch (2.5 cm)
  • 2 inches (5.1 cm)
  • less than 1 inch

True or False: The MacBook Air is a tablet computer.

  • TRUE

The MacBook Air was the first Apple notebook to offer what kind of data storage?

  • solid state flash storage
  • hard disk drive storage
  • virtual

The MacBook Air has a light sensor that does what?

  • shuts down the computer to protect its components if it gets too hot
  • dims or brightens the screen and keyboard based on lighting conditions
  • tells you if the lighting conditions will strain your eyes

What is the MacBook Air SuperDrive?

  • a new processor designed specifically to fit in the MacBook Air
  • a graphics upgrade kit
  • an external CD/DVD drive

The first MacBook Air television advertisement showed the computer being removed from what?

  • a briefcase
  • a messenger bag
  • an envelope

Which of the following is NOT part of iLife?

  • iPhoto
  • iWork
  • iMovie

True or False: The MacBook Air is the most affordable laptop Apple offers.

  • TRUE

What year did Apple introduce the MacBook Air?

  • 2006
  • 2008
  • 2010

What kind of display does the MacBook Air have?

  • liquid crystal display (LCD)
  • light-emitting diode (LED)
  • plasma

True or False: The MacBook Air was released in 2008 as a replacement for the original MacBook.

  • TRUE

True or False: The MacBook Air uses a different operating system than the MacBook Pro, the iMac and the Mac mini.

  • TRUE

Of what material is the body of the MacBook Air made?

  • plastic
  • steel
  • aluminum

True or False: The MacBook Air does not have a CD/DVD drive.

  • TRUE

What is Time Capsule?

  • a device to boost the processing power of the MacBook Air
  • Apple's professional photo editing software
  • an automatic data backup device

Which of the following software packages comes preinstalled on the MacBook Air?

  • iWork
  • Aperture
  • iLife

How much does the MacBook Air weigh?

  • Less than 3 pounds (1.36 kg)
  • 3 (1.36 kg) to 4 (1.81 kg) pounds
  • 5 pounds (2.27 kg)

Which of the following statements was made by Apple's former CEO Steve Jobs when the MacBook Air was first released?

  • "It's small, but mighty."
  • "We’ve built the world’s thinnest notebook."
  • "Our new notebook will knock your socks off."

How many sizes does the MacBook Air come in?

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

True or False: The MacBook Air is marketed as Apple's everyday computer.

  • TRUE