Cyber Citizenship

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Cyber Quizzes & Trivia

Find out if you are a good cyber citizen, how to be safe on the internet and how to secure your computer from viruses destroying it.


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  • 1. 
    If someone, that you don't personally know, added you as a friend on a social media website, should you accept him/her? 
    • A. 

      Yes, it will increase my popularity

    • B. 

      No, I should only accept people who i have met in person

    • C. 

      Yes, if he/she is good looking

  • 2. 
    When someone cyber bullies you, you should ignore their remarks and get on with life. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    A new website you go onto asks for your address, home phone number and credit card details. You should: 
    • A. 

      Not give out any information and leave the website

    • B. 

      Give them your details as long as your parents don't find out

  • 4. 
     If you get an email from your local bank, stating that your account details need to be reconfirmed and you notice spelling errors and an unfamiliar web address, it is a scam.    
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
     While Morgan was on the internet, a window popped up and said: “WIN A TRIP TO EUROPE IN AN INSTANT!” Should she click on it?   
    • A. 

      Yes, she'll havea good chance of wining

    • B. 

      No, it will be a scamming competition

    • C. 

      Yes, she has nothing to lose

  • 6. 
     Social media websites and other gaming websites often ask you to have a password to protect your account. Your password should be…   
    • A. 

      A mixture of 6 numbers and letters

    • B. 

      Your favourite food, colour or song

    • C. 

      Your full name

  • 7. 
     Once I have made my secure password, I should...
    • A. 

      Tell my friend in case I forget it

    • B. 

      Keep it to myself

    • C. 

      Change it to my full name

  • 8. 
    What 3 things are able to get into your computer if it isn’t secured?  
    • A. 

      Worms, Slugs and cockroaches

    • B. 

      Viruses, infections and Ants

    • C. 

      Trojans, worms and viruses

  • 9. 
    Should I secure my ocmputer with antiviral and security software? 
    • A. 

      Nah, it takes too long

    • B. 

      Only if it's free

    • C. 

      Yes, it will protect my computer

  • 10. 
     Daniel says that being on the internet is annoying as there are always windows that pop up. What should he download to prevent this from happening?   
    • A. 

      A Firewall

    • B. 

      A Waterwall

    • C. 

      A Snowall

  • 11. 
    There are two different types of firewalls: a software firewall and a hardware firewall. The difference is; the hardware firewall is a physical modem which you can hold and plug into the computer, but a software firewall is a computer program that you download from the internet. But they still do a good job of protecting your computer.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
     You accidently uploaded a picture of you that you don’t like on Facebook; it’ll be okay though, because you can just delete it.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    If your mum pays the internet bill, whose responsibility is it for the safety of the computer whilst on the internet?  
    • A. 

      Your Mum

    • B. 

      The technician

    • C. 

      Whoever is on the internet

  • 14. 
    When someone or something disguises themselves as a company or a ‘cool game’ but really they are trying to find personal information and credit details, it is called….  
    • A. 

      Farming

    • B. 

      Phishing

    • C. 

      Mining

  • 15. 
     Pharming is when the person gathers up information from websites and sells them to other people.   
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
     Your boyfriend asks you to send a picture of yourself nude to his phone. Should you do this?   
    • A. 

      Yes, he is my boyfriend

    • B. 

      Only once I've got credit

    • C. 

      No, it could backfire on you

  • 17. 
     To be a good cyber citizen you must…   
    • A. 

      Have programs linked with your computer (e.g. firewalls and Anti-virus and security software) so it protects it from any scams, predators, viruses, worms and Trojans.

    • B. 

      Never give out any personal information such as credit card details, addresses or phone numbers to untrusted websites. Also never expose your secure password to personal accounts to anyone.

    • C. 

      Do not cyber bully anyone as it is not okay, if you see cyber bullying, report it too teachers or parents so it can be sorted out.

    • D. 

      All of the above