Health Effects Of ICT (Social And Health Effects + Safety Issues)

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    When were the first computers developed?

    • A.

      Early 1970's

    • B.

      Early 1990's

    • C.

      Late 1960's

    • D.

      Early 1980's

    Correct Answer
    D. Early 1980's
  • 2. 

    Why have people lost they're jobs (unemployed) because of computers?

    • A.

      Due to computers being found almost everywhere in the world, many people’s jobs have changed.

    • B.

      It was too expensive to hire workers in companies.

    • C.

      They did not like their current jobs.

    Correct Answer
    A. Due to computers being found almost everywhere in the world, many people’s jobs have changed.
    Explanation
    The answer explains that people have lost their jobs due to computers being found almost everywhere in the world, which has led to a change in many people's jobs. This suggests that the automation and digitalization brought about by computers have replaced certain job roles, making them redundant or requiring a different set of skills. As a result, people have become unemployed as their previous job positions are no longer needed or have been transformed.

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  • 3. 

    What is a Microprocessor?

    • A.

      It is a type of virus.

    • B.

      It is a small CPU build into a single " chip ".

    • C.

      It is a application software.

    • D.

      It is a type of Malware.

    Correct Answer
    B. It is a small CPU build into a single " chip ".
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "It is a small CPU built into a single 'chip'." A microprocessor refers to a small integrated circuit that contains the central processing unit (CPU) of a computer. It is responsible for executing instructions and performing calculations, making it a crucial component of any electronic device. Unlike the other options provided, a microprocessor is not a virus, application software, or malware.

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  • 4. 

    What does (RSI) stand for?

    Correct Answer
    Repetitive Strain Injury
    repetitive strain injury
    Repetitive strain injury
    Explanation
    RSI stands for Repetitive Strain Injury, which is a condition that occurs from repeated movements and overuse of certain muscles or tendons. It is characterized by pain, stiffness, and numbness in the affected area. The answer provided in all three options is correct as they all state the same thing, just with different capitalization.

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  • 5. 

    - Back and Neck Ache - is caused by - caused by looking at a monitor which is a constant distance away - 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Looking at a monitor for too long causes "Eye Strain" not Back and Neck Ache

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  • 6. 

    What is a Ergonomic Chair? It is a chair that 1. ____________ well. Giving support to areas such as 2.__________. Answer by pressing "enter" after your first answer  *Should be lower case since its in a sentence. eg. walks fence

    Correct Answer
    fits the body
    the lower back
    Explanation
    An ergonomic chair is designed to fit the body well and provide support to areas such as the lower back.

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  • 7. 

    Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) can be solved by stretching and doing yoga.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    No, the way to solve RSI is to
    1. Use a Wrist Rest which supports the wrist when typing and using a mouse
    2. Take occasional breaks

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  • 8. 

    Which of the following contain Microprocessors? (More than One)

    • A.

      Game Consoles, Mp3 Players

    • B.

      HeadPhones and EarPhones

    • C.

      Cars and Calculators

    • D.

      Mobile Telephones, Home security systems and Programmable washing machines

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Game Consoles, Mp3 Players
    D. Mobile Telephones, Home security systems and Programmable washing machines
    Explanation
    Game Consoles, Mp3 Players, Mobile Telephones, Home security systems, and Programmable washing machines contain microprocessors. Microprocessors are integrated circuits that act as the central processing unit (CPU) of a computer system. They are responsible for executing instructions and performing calculations. Game consoles, Mp3 players, mobile telephones, home security systems, and programmable washing machines all require some level of computing power to operate, hence they are equipped with microprocessors.

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