Computer Ethics - Computer Literature

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Computer Ethics Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Q.1)  Ethics are:
    • A. 

      A. Official rules

    • B. 

      B. Personal beliefs

    • C. 

      C. Moral principles

    • D. 

      D. Community guidelines

  • 2. 
    Q.2)  Ethical issues are important 
    • A. 

      A. because we should be nice to everyone

    • B. 

      B. whenever our behavior affects other people

    • C. 

      C. only when we are being observed

    • D. 

      D. to academics

  • 3. 
    Q.3)  Check  the best ways to prevent or stop a cyberbully
    • A. 

      A. Spread mean messages about the bully to your friends

    • B. 

      B. Tell a parent, teacher or administrator

    • C. 

      C. Forward a mean message sent to you

    • D. 

      D. Use instant messaging to talk to other people about how to get revenge on the bully

  • 4. 
    Q.4)   What is an example of plagiarism?
    • A. 

      A. Reading a paragraph online and retyping it in your own words.

    • B. 

      B. Typing a paper in your own words B. Typing a paper in your own words

    • C. 

      C. copying and pasting someone else's work into your paper using quotation marks and citing the author

    • D. 

      D. copying and pasting a sentence from the Internet into your paper.

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      A. Thou Shalt NOT use a computer to lie.

    • B. 

      B. Thou shalt NOT copy copyrighted software and materials.

    • C. 

      C. Thou shalt NOT use a computer to plagiarize.

    • D. 

      D. Thou shalt NOT respect other at all times when using the computer.

  • 6. 
    Q.6)    Thou shalt not copy ___________________________ software or materials.
    • A. 

      A. public-domain

    • B. 

      B. self-published

    • C. 

      C. self-created

    • D. 

      D. copyrighted

  • 7. 
    Q.7)  Which of the following is NOT a rule listed in Computer Discovery's Ten Commandments of Computer Ethics? 
    • A. 

      A. Thou shalt not use a computer for email.

    • B. 

      B. Thou shalt not use a computer to cyberbully.

    • C. 

      C. Thou shalt not use a computer to interfere with other people's computer work.

    • D. 

      D. Thou shalt not use a computer to be nosy or snoop into other people's computer files.

  • 8. 
    Q.8)  Thou shalt not create ______________________ software or games.     
    • A. 

      A. difficult

    • B. 

      B. easy

    • C. 

      C. copyrighted

    • D. 

      D. harmful

  • 9. 
    Q.9)  What is computer ethics? 
    • A. 

      A. an honest, moral code that should be followed when on the computer

    • B. 

      B. a computer program about honesty

    • C. 

      C. a list of commandments in the Bible

    • D. 

      D. an arbitrary set of rules

  • 10. 
    Q.10)   What is NOT an example of cyberbullying?
    • A. 

      A. creating an embarassing picture of your classmate and forwarding it to your friend's email addresses

    • B. 

      B. sending someone a mean text

    • C. 

      C. bullying someone in the hallway

    • D. 

      D. threatening someone in an instant message

  • 11. 
    Q.11)  Which is NOT one of the rules of the road?
    • A. 

      A. Do no harm

    • B. 

      B. When in doubt ask

    • C. 

      C. Never touch other people's stuff

    • D. 

      D. Online adult entertainment is ok as long as I'm an adult.