Daniel & Owens Data Protection Act Quiz

12 Questions | Total Attempts: 124

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  • 1. 
    How many Data Protection Principles are there?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      10

  • 2. 
    Data Users hold data?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    What year was the Act Created?
  • 4. 
    Who Must Data Be Registered With?
    • A. 

      The Police

    • B. 

      Data User

    • C. 

      Data Subject

    • D. 

      Data Commissioner

  • 5. 
    Which of these is NOT a protection principle?
    • A. 

      Personal data shall not be transferred to a country outside Europe.

    • B. 

      Personal data shall be accurate and kept up to date.

    • C. 

      PersonalĀ data will not be obtained for lawful purposes.

    • D. 

      Personal data shall be processed in accordance with the rights of the data subjects.

  • 6. 
    Can data users charge data subjects to see data on them?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

    • C. 

      In certain cases only

    • D. 

      They have to charge

  • 7. 
    Data Subjects can request to be taken off mailing lists.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Which of these are exceptions to the protection principles?
    • A. 

      Data related to national security.

    • B. 

      Data which by law has to be made public.

    • C. 

      Data on unemployed people.

    • D. 

      Data held by the policeĀ and the NHS.

  • 9. 
    Date cannot be transferred out of the UK
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    How long may data be kept for?
    • A. 

      As long as it is needed

    • B. 

      Forever

    • C. 

      Depends on use, must be renewed with commissioner

  • 11. 
    Which of these are conditional exceptions of the protection principles
    • A. 

      Mailing Lists

    • B. 

      Wages

    • C. 

      Memberships

    • D. 

      Data used at home

  • 12. 
    Data held by the NHS is exempt to the principles
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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