Internet And WWW Question Preview (ID: 16208)

Computers: Understanding Technology Chapter 7. TEACHERS: click here for quick copy question ID numbers.

Peer-to-Peer applications raise concerns regarding
a) personal security
b) identity theft
c) copyrighted materials
d) computer viruses

What is the name for advertising that appears as a rectangular shape across the top or bottom of a Web page?
a) banner
b) pennant
c) streamer
d) flag

What is the first step in finding information on the Web?
a) locating a good search engine
b) forming logic statements
c) selecting the right keywords
d) using the search engine's advanced search options

What are cookies?
a) small files that indicate what Web sites the user has visited
b) small files that contain favorite recipes
c) small programs that provide the ability to play online games.
d) miniprograms that extend the capabilities of Web browsers.

In the URL, what does news represent?
a) file specification
b) communications protocol
c) domain name
d) format information

In contrast to HTML, XML
a) is less flexible
b) is able to include hyperlinks.
c) allows computers to communicate with each other directly.
d) defines only the content of a Web page.

In the URL, what does mettertigers represent?
a) communications protocol
b) domain name
c) file specification
d) format information

A language for describing other languages is called a
a) hyperlanguage
b) metalanguage
c) Web language
d) browser language

Which one of the following would be the best alternative for Internet access for a person who lives in a remote area of the country?
a) Wi-Fi
b) cable modem
c) satellite
d) Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)

People who perform their work activities at home by using a computer and an Internet connection are called
a) teleplanners
b) telemarketers
c) telecommuters
d) teleprocessors

Which one of the following requires users to be online at the same time?
a) chat rooms
b) mailing lists
c) electronic bulletin boards
d) newsgroups

Blogs are electronic
a) newspapers
b) novels
c) magazines
d) journals

Which form of Internet communication would give you access to YouTube videos?
a) chat rooms
b) video streaming sites
c) blogs
d) mailing lists

What is the most used Internet application?
a) distance learning
b) e-mailing
c) music downloading
d) online shopping

Which category of Internet activity does online gaming represent?
a) e-commerce
b) communications
c) research
d) entertainment

Someone who maintains order in a chat room is called
a) an operator
b) an enforcer
c) a moderator
d) a Web master

A _________ is the term for a single document viewable on the WWW.
a) web site
b) home page
c) web page
d) portal

A ___________ is generally moderated by someone who wants to help people find Web sites that would not otherwise be easily accessible.
a) WebRing
b) WebTube
c) WebBox
d) WebHelper

_____________ states that all net traffic shall be treated with equal priority.
a) Netiquette
b) Moderated environments
c) The Net Act
d) Net neutrality

Using the Internet to make telephone-style calls is known as __________.
a) VoIP
b) VoIce
c) NetPhone
d) WebVoice

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