Unit 1: The Online World

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Unit 1: The Online World

A quick quiz to get you ready for your unit 1 exam.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Internet banking is an example of which of the following
    • A. 

      Social networking

    • B. 

      An online service

    • C. 

      File sharing

    • D. 

      An internet browser

  • 2. 
    What are the two highlighted components of this URL
    • A. 

      Protocol

    • B. 

      Program

    • C. 

      Location

    • D. 

      Pathname

    • E. 

      Domain

  • 3. 
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  • 6. 
    Bev decides to use the computer to speak to Ria instead Name the protocol she uses to do this
  • 7. 
    Identify an aspect of this email which is suspicious
  • 8. 
    Identify another aspect of this email which is suspicious
  • 9. 
    An email system uses two different protocols. One protocol handles outgoing mail and the other handles incoming mail. Which two protocols are being used in this diagram?
    • A. 

      HTTP

    • B. 

      POP3

    • C. 

      SMTP

    • D. 

      HTML

    • E. 

      RSS

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      Online Banking

    • B. 

      Wireless Network Adaptor

    • C. 

      Web Space

    • D. 

      Webcam

    • E. 

      Email

  • 11. 
    • A. 

      Web server

    • B. 

      Cable modem

    • C. 

      Router

    • D. 

      Printer

    • E. 

      External hard drive

  • 12. 
    Files can be transferred over the internet from a __________to a client
    • A. 

      Server

    • B. 

      Printer

    • C. 

      Router

    • D. 

      Protocol

  • 13. 
    When files have been transferred over the internet from a server to a client these files are said to have been what?
    • A. 

      Deleted

    • B. 

      Downloaded

    • C. 

      Uploaded

    • D. 

      Expanded

  • 14. 
    When files are transferred over the internet & have been downloaded they will have been ___________ to speed up the process
    • A. 

      Transmitted

    • B. 

      Compressed

    • C. 

      Emailed

    • D. 

      Printed

  • 15. 
    Uzma is preparing new webpages for the company website. Identify the network protocol Uzma would use to upload these pages
    • A. 

      SMTP

    • B. 

      HTTP

    • C. 

      TCP

    • D. 

      FTP

  • 16. 
    Describe the purpose of network protocols
  • 17. 
    Describe the role of a web server
  • 18. 
    Explain a disadvantage of using cloud storage
  • 19. 
    Explain what is meant by the term Ubiquitous Computing
  • 20. 
    Katia is setting up a new e-commerce business which will have five members of staff.  She understands there are risks to the integrity of the data in the business. There are measures the business can take to deal with these risks. Discuss the measures Katia should take to minimize the risks to the data.