Brennan 7th Grade Internet Safety Test

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The introductions of the internet made communication a lot easier but with this great advantage comes a lot of disadvantages. Some of the people who have access to the internet use it to cause harm to others physically, emotionally or economically. This is why some knowledge of internet security is essential. Review what you learned about being safe through this 7th-grade quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    List three steps you can take if someone is bullying you online.
  • 2. 
    List three positive reasons for using the Internet.
  • 3. 
    List three differences between cyberbullying and regular bullying.
  • 4. 
    What might a principal do to make a bully realize their behavior is wrong?
  • 5. 
    Passwords should be shared with a parent.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    You should include letters, numbers, and symbols in a password.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Flirting with people you have friended online but have not met in person is ok.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Privacy options allow you to control what companies can learn about you when you visit their website.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    What is considered private information that should not be shared?
    • A. 

      Full name

    • B. 

      Address

    • C. 

      Date of Birth

    • D. 

      Age

    • E. 

      All of the above

    • F. 

      A and C

  • 10. 
    Computer text files on your computer that collect information are called
    • A. 

      Information gatherers

    • B. 

      Cookies

    • C. 

      Virus

    • D. 

      Data overload

  • 11. 
    Anonymous means
    • A. 

      Someone who can't be identified

    • B. 

      Someone who can be identified

    • C. 

      Someone who can't be seen

  • 12. 
    The use of the Internet and other technologies to harm people, in a deliberate, repeated, hostile manner is called_____________________.
  • 13. 
    When someone sends you an email saying you've won a new computer it's called ______________________________.
  • 14. 
    A boy named Joe is removed from the football team by his parents and a player named Mike posts that Joe is a LOSER who can't play because he wasn't good enough to stay on the team.  Who is the target?
  • 15. 
    What is the best way to deal with an abusive messages?
    • A. 

      Reply and complain

    • B. 

      Ignore them

    • C. 

      Tell an adult you know and trust

    • D. 

      Tell your Internet Service Provider

  • 16. 
    What is Netiquette?
    • A. 

      Treat others as badly as they treat you

    • B. 

      Be polite online and others will do the same

    • C. 

      Call people names when they do something you don't like

    • D. 

      Repeat messages over and over so others don't get a chance to talk

  • 17. 
    There is someone in a chatroom, saying she is fourteen.  Would you automatically believe she's a young girl?
    • A. 

      Yes, because you trust her

    • B. 

      Yes, because someone will have checked

    • C. 

      No, because you never know who is on the other side

  • 18. 
    What is Internet spam?
    • A. 

      Junk mail you receive online

    • B. 

      Meat in can

    • C. 

      An email from your mom

    • D. 

      A picture from your friend

  • 19. 
    What is an alias?
    • A. 

      Someone from outer space

    • B. 

      A different name you use besides your real name

    • C. 

      Your screen name or username

    • D. 

      Both B and C

  • 20. 
    It's ok to fill out forms online without checking with your parents.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False