Internet Unit Quiz

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  • 1. 
     What does WWW stand for?
    • A. 

      World Wacky Web

    • B. 

      Wide World Wumpus

    • C. 

      World Wide Web

    • D. 

      Wide World of Why?

  • 2. 
    A _____________is a group of two or more computer systems linked together.
  • 3. 
    Is the following a URL? http://www.tinstuff.com/dogsbeach/aspx?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
     What is the name of the language you use to write a web page?
    • A. 

      URL

    • B. 

      FTP

    • C. 

      HTML

    • D. 

      HTTP

  • 5. 
    Which of the following are "browsers"
    • A. 

      Email;WWW;chrome;

    • B. 

      MSN;Netscape;Dogpile

    • C. 

      Avant;Yahoo;Rock;Melt

    • D. 

      Safari;Mozilla Firefox;IE

  • 6. 
    Writing in an online journal is called blogging.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Which one of the following is a search engine?
    • A. 

      Netscape

    • B. 

      Java

    • C. 

      Google

    • D. 

      Internet

  • 8. 
    The following words are Boolean search terms  that can be used  to find more specific search results in a search engine:
    • A. 

      And, or, not

    • B. 

      If, then, not

    • C. 

      Keyword searches

    • D. 

      True, false, maybe

  • 9. 
    Who first created the "Internet"?
    • A. 

      Manuel Rogers

    • B. 

      Bill Gates

    • C. 

      Chuck Norris

    • D. 

      Department of Defense

  • 10. 
    The following are types of Internet connections except for:
    • A. 

      Dial-up

    • B. 

      Cable

    • C. 

      Wi-fi

    • D. 

      Lamba

  • 11. 
    The most popular social networking site currently is:
    • A. 

      Christian Singles.com

    • B. 

      Snapchat

    • C. 

      Facebook

    • D. 

      Twitter

  • 12. 
    Which of the following list is in the correct order from oldest to newest forms of social networking?
    • A. 

      bulletin boards; chat rooms, Myspace, Facebook; e-mail

    • B. 

      Youtube, e-mail; chatrooms;

    • C. 

      E-mail; bulletin boards; chat rooms, Myspace, Facebook

    • D. 

      Skype, e-mail, chatrooms

  • 13. 
    What was the first browser created?
    • A. 

      Internet Explorer

    • B. 

      Compuserve

    • C. 

      Netscape Navigator

    • D. 

      Google Chrome

  • 14. 
    What group became connected  to the first network (ARPANET) after the military and government?
    • A. 

      Oakfield-Alabama Central School

    • B. 

      The Beatles

    • C. 

      Colleges and Universties

    • D. 

      The medical profession

  • 15. 
    The first network of connected computers was called R2D2.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    What is the function of a router?
    • A. 

      Provides all services to a client

    • B. 

      A WhAT??!!

    • C. 

      To exchange phone numbers

    • D. 

      Ensures information gets to intended destination

  • 17. 
    Select 1 of the following images  you should NOT post on any social networking sites:
    • A. 

      A picture of you hugging Grandma

    • B. 

      A picture of your perfect attendance award

    • C. 

      An image of you rescuing a kitten from a tree

    • D. 

      An image of you doing something illegal

  • 18. 
    It is illegal for a prospective employer or college recruiter to look up your social networking sites.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    In what decade did households becoming connected to the Internet really take off?
    • A. 

      1890s

    • B. 

      1950s

    • C. 

      1970s dude

    • D. 

      1990s

  • 20. 
    Businesses really started having an online presence in what decade?
    • A. 

      1950s

    • B. 

      2000s

    • C. 

      2020s

    • D. 

      1980s

  • 21. 
    All of the following are examples of domains except: 
    • A. 

      .org

    • B. 

      .com

    • C. 

      .edu

    • D. 

      .fbi

  • 22. 
    HTTP stands for:
    • A. 

      High-end textured toilet paper

    • B. 

      Hype-text training practice

    • C. 

      Have the tables painted

    • D. 

      Hypertext transfer protocol

  • 23. 
    Which of the following is NOT a Boolean search word
    • A. 

      And

    • B. 

      Not

    • C. 

      Or

    • D. 

      Instead

  • 24. 
    Who founded Facebook?
    • A. 

      Obama

    • B. 

      Mark Zuckerberg

    • C. 

      Bill GAtes

    • D. 

      Adam Poe

  • 25. 
    What is a modem?
    • A. 

      A device that enhances the video component of a website

    • B. 

      an electronic device that makes possible the transmission of data to or from a computer

    • C. 

      The programming language of websites

    • D. 

      The abbreviation for modeminitaic

  • 26. 
    The Internet Society oversees the policies and procedures of the Internet.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 27. 
    To ensure greater privacy and protection on the Internet, which of the following should you NOT include on your page?
    • A. 

      Privacy filters

    • B. 

      Information about when you and your family will be gone on vacation

    • C. 

      A fake or variation of your name

    • D. 

      The Apple logo

  • 28. 
    You need to be cautious of the pictures you post, the information you include, and the comments you make on any social media site.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 29. 
    When you delete a picture or a comment from any site on the Internet, it is untraceable (gone forever).
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False