Chapter 12 - Using Communications Technologies Question Preview (ID: 13490)

Regulating Telecommunications And Telecommunication Trends.

To remove government regulations.
a) deregulate
b) convergence
c) universal service
d) waveform

A device that allows Internet access using a television as a display.
a) convergence
b) set-top appliance
c) waveform

The process that enables previously separate tools to take on functions and features of the others.
a) universal service
b) degregulate
c) protocols
d) convergence

The use of the Internet to complete real time voice communication.
a) convergence
b) Internet telephony
c) universal service
d) wireless computers

The idea that all areas of the country and people of all income levels should have telephone.
a) universal service
b) haptic interface
c) standards
d) high speed internet

Cable television customers may use a _______ to connect their televisions to the Internet.
a) wireless computers
b) internet telephony
c) set-top appliance
d) deregulate

_______ technologies allow computers and cellular phones to combine features.
a) Personal Communication Service
b) Universal Service Fund
c) Telecommunications Act of 1996
d) LocalTalk

Internet telephony requires that all equipment follows the same _______.
a) numerical data
b) animation
c) graphics
d) protocols

PDA's are examples of ______ in actions.
a) wireless computers
b) cable television
c) multiplayer online games
d) internet faxing

The ______ helps people, schools, and communities get telecommunications services.
a) Fundamental Frequency
b) Engineering Design Algorithm
c) Telecommunications Act of 1996
d) Exponential Function

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