7th/8th Grade Internet Terms

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7th/8th Grade Internet Terms

The introduction of the internet paged way to a lot of technological advancements. There are some terms we got introduced to concerning the internet. Answer all of the questions in this 7th/8th-grade internet terms quiz with 20 Questions to see just how many you know. When you are finished, print out the certificate, write your name at the top and turn it into your teacher.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Unsolicited email, commercial in nature, sent to multiple individuals or mailing lists; junk email.
    • A. 

      Virus

    • B. 

      Email

    • C. 

      SPAM

  • 2. 
    The opening page of a website primarily intended to greet visitors and provide general information about the site is called the ____________________________.
  • 3. 
    Another name for a web address that identifies a document or resource on the World Wide Web is _______________________.
  • 4. 
    You can use a _______________ as a quick way to get to your favorite sites.
  • 5. 
    A highlighted word or graphic that takes you to another location or file when clicked is called a _______________________.
  • 6. 
    A way to organize materials that may already be on the computer or created by the user to so the information is easily retrieved.
    • A. 

      Folders

    • B. 

      Templates

    • C. 

      Blogs

    • D. 

      Pictures

  • 7. 
    A picture on the screen that represents a specific file, directory, option or program is called a(n)_____________________________.
  • 8. 
    A program that accesses and displays files and other information available on the Internet is called the ______________________.
  • 9. 
    A place where you talk by typing is called a __________________________.
  • 10. 
    Appropriate behavior while on the Internet is called
    • A. 

      Manners

    • B. 

      Friendly

    • C. 

      Etiquette

    • D. 

      Netiquette

  • 11. 
    Searching the web without a specific purpose in mind.
    • A. 

      Looking

    • B. 

      Researching

    • C. 

      Surfing

  • 12. 
    The name you create for yourself that isn't your real name and is used to log in to different sites is called a _______________________.
  • 13. 
    A hidden program that can harm your computer and computer files is called a __________________________.
  • 14. 
    The acronym WWW stands for _______________________________.
  • 15. 
    A secret word  for your computer login that only you and your parents know is called a ___________________.
  • 16. 
    The name for sending mail using the Internet is called _____________________.
  • 17. 
    FAQ is an acronym for____________________________.
  • 18. 
    The technical name for sites where you can talk to your friends, post pictures, play games, and take fun quizzes is____________________________.
  • 19. 
    The easiest way to get to Ms. Brennan's web site is by using a ________________________.
  • 20. 
    The URL is also known as a _________________________.
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