Computer Applications Chapter 3 & 9 Test

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Computer Applications Chapter 3 & 9 Test - Quiz

Please answer the following questions to the best of your ability.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The first electronic computers were introduced in the mid 1800s.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    If all computers suddenly disappeared in an instant, many home appliances would stop working.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Files on the Internet are stored on powerful computers called networks.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    A web browser is a company, such as EarthLink or Qwest, that provides customer connections to the Internet.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    A graphic can be turned into a hyperlink.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Items listed in a search results list are called results.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Accessing computers or networks without permission is called hacking.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Firewalls break down network defenses, leaving computers vulnerable to hackers and viruses.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The default line spacing setting in Word 2007 is 2.0.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Changes to the font can be made either before or after text is keyed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    For MLA report format, all margins are 1.5 inches.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Use a numbered list when items need to be in a certain order and a bulleted list when items can be considered in any order.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    For the past 35 to 40 years, the power of computers has more than doubled every
    • A. 

      Three months

    • B. 

      Two years

    • C. 

      Ten years

  • 14. 
    Which of the following is created when one computer links to another computer?
    • A. 

      A network

    • B. 

      A firewall

    • C. 

      A server

  • 15. 
    The selling and buying of products on the Internet is called
    • A. 

      Blogging.

    • B. 

      Instant messaging.

    • C. 

      E-commerce.

  • 16. 
    Clicking this button on your browser’s toolbar will return you to the previous page you were on.
    • A. 

      Home

    • B. 

      Back

    • C. 

      Forward

  • 17. 
    Which feature on a Web browser will show a list of links for sites recently visited?
    • A. 

      Favorites

    • B. 

      History

    • C. 

      Refresh

  • 18. 
    A destructive program loaded onto a computer and run without the computer owner’s knowledge is called a
    • A. 

      Network

    • B. 

      Spam.

    • C. 

      Computer virus.

  • 19. 
    A document that tells how personal data will be used is called a
    • A. 

      Fair use doctrine.

    • B. 

      Privacy policy.

    • C. 

      Firewall.

  • 20. 
    Which of the following is NOT part of the default font settings for Word 2007?
    • A. 

      Times New Roman

    • B. 

      11 point

    • C. 

      Black

  • 21. 
    For MLA report format,
    • A. 

      The writer’s last name and page number appear in a footer.

    • B. 

      Line Spacing 2 is used for all lines except the header.

    • C. 

      Report heading lines appear at the top of the report and are right-aligned.

  • 22. 
    Which is the correct format for the date in the heading lines of an MLA report?
    • A. 

      August 9, 2010

    • B. 

      9 August 2010

    • C. 

      08/09/2010

  • 23. 
    __________ is a measure of how much work can be done in a certain amount of time.
  • 24. 
    __________ means to place text on a page so that it looks good and is easy to read.
  • 25. 
    __________ is a term often used to describe rules for proper online behavior.
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