Computer Ethics Quiz At Prc

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Computer Ethics Quiz At Prc

This quiz covers basic topics relating to the ethical use of computers


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Ethics are:
    • A. 

      Official rules

    • B. 

      Personal beliefs

    • C. 

      Moral principles

    • D. 

      Community guidelines

  • 2. 
    Ethical issues are important 
    • A. 

      Because we should be nice to everyone

    • B. 

      Whenever our behavior affects other people

    • C. 

      Only when we are being observed

    • D. 

      To academics

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

      Spread mean messages about the bully to your friends

    • B. 

      Tell a parent, teacher or administrator

    • C. 

      Forward a mean message sent to you

    • D. 

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

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

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

    • B. 

      Typing a paper in your own words

    • C. 

      Copying and pasting someone else's work into your paper using qoutation marks and citing the author

    • D. 

      Copying and pasting a sentence from the Internet into your paper.

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is NOT a rule listed in Computer Discovery's Ten Commandments of Computer Ethics?
    • A. 

      Thou Shalt NOT use a computer to lie.

    • B. 

      Thou shalt NOT copy copyrighted software and materials.

    • C. 

      Thou shalt NOT use a computer to plagiarize.

    • D. 

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

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

      Public-domain

    • B. 

      Self-published

    • C. 

      Self-created

    • D. 

      Copyrighted

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Thou shalt not use a computer for email.

    • B. 

      Thou shalt not use a computer to cyberbully.

    • C. 

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

    • D. 

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

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

      Difficult

    • B. 

      Easy

    • C. 

      Copyrighted

    • D. 

      Harmful

  • 9. 
    What is computer ethics? 
    • A. 

      An honest, moral code that should be followed when on the computer

    • B. 

      A computer program about honesty

    • C. 

      A list of commandments in the Bible

    • D. 

      An arbitrary set of rules

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

      Creating an embarassing picture of your classmate and forwarding it to your friend's email addresses

    • B. 

      Sending someone a mean text

    • C. 

      Bullying someone in the hallway

    • D. 

      Threatening someone in an instant message

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

      Do no harm

    • B. 

      When in doubt ask

    • C. 

      Never touch other people's stuff

    • D. 

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