Mis Test 2

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1.  Bits are used for computer data because they ________________.
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2.  Bits are grouped into 8-bit chunks called ___________.
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3.  To run a program or process data, the computer first transfers the program or data from disk to the  ____________.
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4.  Which of the following is nonvolatile in nature?
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5.  Server farms are used when the _______________.
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6.  Which of the following is an example of cloud computing?
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7.  Which of the following is one of the functions of an application program?
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8.  ________________ are commands that the CPU can process that may be specific for each processor type.
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9.  When you buy an operating system for your personal computer, you are actual buying a software ____________.
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10.  Ronald runs both Windows 7 and Linux on his desktop computer. The process is called _________________/
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11.  Which of the following is an example of vertical-market software?
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12.  Which of the following statements is true of firmware?
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13.  Which of the following is an example of a closed source project?
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14.  The term "open source" means that the source code of the program is ________________.
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15.  Which of the following is likely to be used by organizations with limited budgets?
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16.  A ________ is equivalent to 1,024 bytes.
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17.  The operating system employs _________ so that users can run multiple applications and files at the same time.
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18.  Which of the following terms refers to a collection of servers?
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19.  A network of computers that appears to operate as an integrated whole is known as a(n) ___________.
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20.  Which of the following is a program that controls the computer's resources?
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21.  Virtualization is the process where _______________.
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22.  Which of the following is most likely to be the last-choice alternative when deciding to acquire an application software?
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23.  A client-server application that requires nothing more than a browser is called a _____________.
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24.  Development costs of an information system include _______________.
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25.  In a database system, a _____________ is the smallest piece of data.
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26.  Which of the following is an example of a database product?
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27.  Which of the following is a developmental task of a database administrator?
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28.  A _____________ is a collection of forms, reports, queries, and programs that process a database
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29.  A hospital is using a software to analyze treatment regimen and recovery times. The software relates to the dosages, regularity and therapeutic procedures to the time taken by patients segmented across age- and illness-groups. This software is an example of a(n) ________________.
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30.  The ____________ problem is unique in a multi-user database environment.
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31.  Which of the following is true of N:M relationships?
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32.  A byte is a _____________.
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33.  A ___________ is a column or group of columns that identifies a unique row in a table.
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34.  Metadata are _____________.
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35.  Which of the following is a program used to create, process, and administer a database?
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36.  SQL is a(n) ________________.
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37.  DBMS products are broadly classified into _______________.
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38.  Entities have ______ that describe the characteristics of the entity.
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39.  Each entity has a unique attribute called ______________.
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40.  Minimum cardinalities are
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41.  _____________ is the process of converting a data model into tables, relationships, and data contraits.
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42.  __________ is the process of converting a poorly structured table into two or more well-structured tables.
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43.  Every table in a normalized database has a ______________.
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44.  Which of the following statements is true about UTP cables?
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45.  A(n) is a set of rules that two communicating devices follow
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46.  The various computers and printers on a LAN are connected to a _______________, which is a special purpose computer that receives and transmits wired traffic on the LAN.
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47.  The hardware component that connects a printer's circuitry to the network is called a(n) _________________.
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48.  Which of the following is true for the TCP/IP protocol architecture?
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49.  A(n) _____________ is a piece of a message that is handled by programs that implement IP.
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50.  A(n) __________ uses the internet or other internet to create the appearance of private, point to point connections.
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51.  A _________ is a computing device that prevents unauthorized network access.
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52.  Which of the following is a function of an ISP?
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53.  The IEEE 802.3 and 802.11 protocols _______________.
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54.  The application layer of the TCP/IP protocol architecture ________________.
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55.  In which of the following cases is a user using the internet, but not the web?
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56.  Which of the following protocols guarantees a secure transmission?
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57.  The __________________ layer of the TCP/IP protocol architecture is said to provide reliable internet transport.
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58.  _______________ are programs that run on a server-tier computer and that manage HTTP traffic by sending and receiving Web pages to and from clients.
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59.  A(n) ______________ contains the URL of the Web page to find when the user clicks it.
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60.  The connection between the VPN client and the VPN server is called a(n) ___________________.
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61.  Which of the following is true about virtual private networks?
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62.  ________________ communications are secure, even though they are transmitted over the internet.
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63.  Packet-filtering firewalls perform all of the following except ______________.
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