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Copyright Laws That Relate To Multimedia.[print questions]

Prepared material that can be used legally without paying a fee to the artist, publishing company, etc.
a) freeware
b) copy protected
c) royalty-free
d) shareware

The right to alter content, take extracts from it, combine it with another work, or otherwise create a new work from an existing piece of content is
a) censorship
b) trademark
c) derivative works
d) fair use

You want to use part of a song in a multimedia presentation you are creating. Which of the following guidelines will you need to know?
a) censorship
b) trademark
c) privacy
d) fair use

A section of the U.S. Copyright law that allows the use of copyrighted works in reporting news, conducting research, and teaching.
a) censorship
b) trademarks
c) fair use
d) derivative works

Software distributed on the basis of an honor system; typically is delivered free of charge but author requests a small fee if you like the program and use it regularly.
a) public domain
b) royalty-free
c) freeware
d) shareware

Using a song from a commercial artist's CD as background for your web page without permission of the artist or recording company is a violation of ____.
a) patent law
b) recording contracts
c) civil rights
d) copyright law

Once the copyright has expired on a work, that work is considered to belong to the community at large and is subject for use by anyone. The work is now ____________.
a) public domain
b) freeware
c) shareware
d) derivative work

Which of the following laws directly protects software developers?
a) Copyright Act of 1976
b) Electronic Communication Privacy Act
c) Computer Fraud and Abuse Act
d) Systems Integrity Act of 1991

When work is in the public domain, it can be used __________.
a) without citation
b) only with the printed phrase
c) only with citation
d) only with the inclusion of the copyright symbol

A __________ is a name, symbol, or other device that identitifies a product.
a) copyright
b) trademark
c) brand
d) logotype

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