IGCSE ICT - 6. The Effects Of Using ICT

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  • 1. 
    What is the health effect  to us when we use a computer for many hours???
    • A. 

      Back and Neck Ache

    • B. 

      Heart disease

    • C. 

      Disfigurement

  • 2. 
    What is the better way to prevent eye strain???
    • A. 

      Blind yourself

    • B. 

      Don't use computer

    • C. 

      Look away from the monitor at regular intervals – re-focus on distant or close objects to exercise the muscles in the eye.

  • 3. 
    Why do hackers hack???
    • A. 

      For fun

    • B. 

      Breaking in to access data, usually because the data has value.

    • C. 

      They have nothing to do

  • 4. 
    How can a Computer be Protected from Hacking?  
    • A. 

      Place a firewall between your computer and any network

    • B. 

      Use strong passwords to protect your user login account

    • C. 

      Use weak passwords to protect your user login account

  • 5. 
    What is Malware?  
    • A. 

      Malware is short for malicious software.Malware is the name given to any software that could harm a computer system, interfere with a user's data.

    • B. 

      Malware is the software used or created to upgrade the computer operation....

  • 6. 
    What is a Computer Virus?
    • A. 

      Virus is a software that help your computer to prevent a malware infecting your computer.

    • B. 

      A computer virus is a piece of software that can infect a computer (install itself) and copy itself to other computers

  • 7. 
    What are the ways to prevent a virus infecting your computer???
    • A. 

      Don’t open e-mail attachments unless you have scanned them...

    • B. 

      Install anti-virus software and keep it up-to-date...

    • C. 

      Download and install software from the Internet that you dont know.

  • 8. 
    Under the laws of copyright, people must not do???
    • A. 

      Copy the software for other people

    • B. 

      Lend the software to other people

    • C. 

      Rent the software to other people

    • D. 

      Copy the software for other people