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Computer Lab And Internet Safety Quiz

32 Questions
Lab Safety Quizzes & Trivia

This is a safety quiz that is required of all students who take a Career Technical Business Education Course. Each students must score 100% before they can use the lab.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Internet gives us access to many resources we could not otherwise come in contact with.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Information on the Internet can always be trusted to be factual.  It would not be online if it was not true. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Anythiing I send in my private e-mail, IM or chat cannot be seen by others.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Websites must have my permission to put online any personal information about me, like my phone number, address, or birthday.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    If I want to know something about a stranger that sends me an Instant Message, I can check their profile and TRUST that information.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Installing a virus checker on my machine will keep my PC/computer safe.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Putting blocking software on my child's PC will keep my child safe.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    I can always trust e-mails and attachments I get from friends.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    People who look for children to harm often do not get caught until they have hurt over 30 children.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Criminals and terrorists are sending encrypted messages in photos as forwards being mass-emailed around the world.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    What do you do if someone keeps bothering you online?
    • A. 

      Tell your parents

    • B. 

      Tell Law Enforcement

    • C. 

      Tell them to leave you alone and print out the attempts to contact

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    I have a digital picture of myself and someone I met online wants to see it.  Is it OK to send it to that person?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 13. 
    I am visiting a site from a company or organization with which I am familiar.  they want my name and phone number so I can enter a contest.  Is it OK to enter?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 14. 
    As I travel through "Cyberspace"  information I should never give out to someone I meet online is:
    • A. 

      The names of my favorite books and movies

    • B. 

      My real name, address, phone number, school I attend, or my photograph

    • C. 

      My pet's name

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 15. 
    If someone online sends me an inappropriate message or material I should:
    • A. 

      Keep it a secret

    • B. 

      Respond and ask thaht person to leave me alone

    • C. 

      Tell my parents so they can alert our internet service provider

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 16. 
    If someone is on my E-mail "buddy list", "friend list", or "contact list", and I only know that person online, he or she is:
    • A. 

      My friend and someone I can trust

    • B. 

      The person he or she claims to be

    • C. 

      Someone I should be cautious about because I do not know him or her

  • 17. 
    The cybertipline is: 
    • A. 

      A cool new video game

    • B. 

      A web site where I can find out tips for defeating a variety of video games

    • C. 

      My online source to report child sexual-exploitation or other scary internet encounters

  • 18. 
    A web cookie is all of these except:
    • A. 

      Delicious snack

    • B. 

      Something that can keep track of where you go on the Internet

    • C. 

      Something that companies use to find out more about you

    • D. 

      Something you can turn off it you do not want it

  • 19. 
    As I travel through Cyberspace, I should never agree to meet someone in person who I have met online.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    If you purchase a term paper online, would this be considered plagiarizing?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    When working at the computer for long periods of time you should glance away from the screen periodically to avoid eye strain. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Sitting up straight at your computer is bad for your back.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    It is important to know the locations of fire extinquishers and fire exits in the computer lab.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    It is OK to drink soda near the computer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Always shut down your computer by pressing the power button on the computer case.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 26. 
    Use a surge protector to keep excess electric power from damaging your computer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 27. 
    When a computer is on, it is fine to move it around as much as you like.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 28. 
    You should always have at least two copies of important files.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 29. 
    It is not important to write down your computer's serial number.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 30. 
    If your computer does not work, you do not need to report it to the teacher--just begin working on it. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 31. 
    Coats, bags and other items hsould be placed
    • A. 

      On the floor next to your computer

    • B. 

      On the table away from the computers to avoid tripping

    • C. 

      Under your chair

    • D. 

      On top of your system unit

  • 32. 
    Infringing on someone's copyright is not against the law, so it is really no big deal. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False