CMA Accessibility Quiz

18 Questions
CMA Accessibility Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Did you know that nearly 15% of Canadians live with a disability? A majority of people also experience temporary challenges one or more times in their lives. Is this large demographic able to access your products or services online?Canadian organizations are leading the way in applying accessibility standards. Don't get left behind!  
  • 2. 
    What is the first current act in Canada that laid the framework for the development of province-wide mandatory standards on accessibility?
    • A. 

      Accessibility for Canadians with Disabilities Act

    • B. 

      Accessibility for Quebecois with Disabilities Act

    • C. 

      Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    What digital accessibility requirements are included as part of AODA?
    • A. 

      Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 1.0

    • B. 

      Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0

    • C. 

      Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act

    • D. 

      Americans with Disabilities Act

  • 4. 
    Accessibility offers new market opportunities for business. Its impact in Canada can reach:
    • A. 

      $9.6 billion for our retail sector

    • B. 

      $1.6 billion for our tourism sector

    • C. 

      Estimated spending power of $25 billion per year in the hands of people with disabilities

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    Which of these people may have difficulties accessing content on the web?
    • A. 

      A 52 year-old woman that has multiple sclerosis

    • B. 

      A 20 year old man that is legally blind

    • C. 

      A 12 year old girl that is Deaf

    • D. 

      Everyone

  • 6. 
    Which is NOT an example of assistive technology that helps with using the Internet?
    • A. 

      Mouth stick

    • B. 

      Refreshable Braille display

    • C. 

      Wheelchair

    • D. 

      Screen magnifier

    • E. 

      Screen reader

  • 7. 
    According to the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), the Four Principles of Accessibility are:
    • A. 

      Accessible, Usable, Functional and Resistant

    • B. 

      Universal, Easy, Useful and Without Errors

    • C. 

      Perceivable, Operable, Understandable, and Robust

    • D. 

      All the answers are incorrect

  • 8. 
    What kinds of tests must be performed to analyze the accessibility of a website?
    • A. 

      Analysis with an automated evaluation tool

    • B. 

      Analysis with an automated evaluation tool and user testing

    • C. 

      Analysis with an automated evaluation tool, manual analysis and user testing

    • D. 

      All the answers are correct

  • 9. 
    What does it mean that a web page meets the conformance level AA of WCAG 2.0?
    • A. 

      All Level A success criteria are satisfied

    • B. 

      All Level AA success criteria are satisfied

    • C. 

      All Level A and Level AA success criteria are satisfied

    • D. 

      All the previous answers are incorrect

  • 10. 
    In order for online videos to meet WCAG 2.0 Level A requirements, they must include:
    • A. 

      Audio description or a link to a descriptive text transcript

    • B. 

      Captions that can be viewed from within the video player

    • C. 

      All of the above

  • 11. 
    What is a screen reader?
    • A. 

      An individual that translates spoken word to sign language

    • B. 

      Software that uses synthesized speech (or refreshable braille output) to read a web page

    • C. 

      Software that translates spoken word to text to be display in a computer screen

    • D. 

      Software that magnifies the computer screen

  • 12. 
    Some websites impose time limits for users to complete an online transaction. Would the technique shown in the following figure help conform with WCAG 2.0?Figure 1 - Screenshot of secured web page offering user the ability to extend the time limit. 
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 13. 
    Which users can benefit from web accessibility?
    • A. 

      Persons living with visual challenges

    • B. 

      Persons who are hard of hearing

    • C. 

      Persons living with cognitive challenges

    • D. 

      Persons living with mobility challenges

    • E. 

      All of us

  • 14. 
    The web page pictured below does not conform to WCAG 2.0 AA . Which Success Criterion does it most obviously fail?Figure 2 - Screenshot of a web page with very low colour contrast making it difficult for someone with low vision to perceive the content. 
    • A. 

      Small font size

    • B. 

      Insufficient colour contrast

    • C. 

      Too much text content

    • D. 

      Having a colour background

  • 15. 
    What should be included from the following picture to make it accessible to everyone?
    • A. 

      Sun

    • B. 

      Cruise

    • C. 

      Meaningful alternative text

    • D. 

      Airplane

  • 16. 
    For web accessibility, videos and audio files must be accompanied by captions or descriptive text transcripts. Why?
    • A. 

      Facilitate searching of videos and audio files

    • B. 

      Help non-native speakers access the contents of videos or audio files

    • C. 

      Help people who are deaf or hard of hearing access the contents of video or audio files

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 17. 
    A website containing text and images reports no failures when tested with an automated accessibility checker. An accessibility expert says the website is still not accessible. What potential reasons could cause the website to still be inaccessible?
    • A. 

      Alternative text (alt attributes) for images does not provide concise and accurate image description

    • B. 

      The font used could be difficult for users to read

    • C. 

      Colour scheme could be difficult to see for users with colour deficits

    • D. 

      Alternative text has been provided for all images

  • 18. 
    Which of the following statements about formatting is true?
    • A. 

      HTML headings should be used to provide page structure (independent of also formatting text to imply visual priority using techniques such as size and boldness)

    • B. 

      Colours should have sufficient contrast between background and text colour

    • C. 

      Machine text should be designated using relative units (such as em rather than points)

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 19. 
    Which of these definitions best explains the concept of a “skip to content link”?
    • A. 

      A skip to content link allows a user to skip from one navigation bar in the web page to another

    • B. 

      A skip to content link allows a user to bypass all page content and proceed directly to the site navigation

    • C. 

      A skip to content link allows a user to proceed directly to the map of the website

    • D. 

      A skip to content link allows a keyboard-only user to easily bypass all site navigation and proceed directly to the page content