Nursing Informatics: I

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Nursing Informatics Quizzes & Trivia

Information Management and Knowledge Generation


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the study of computer science?
    • A. 

      Solely the study of computers

    • B. 

      The study of how information is manipulated to solve problems or answer questions

    • C. 

      A competition of system creations

    • D. 

      A science of common sense

  • 2. 
    How is data transformed?
    • A. 

      From data to wisdom to knowledge to information

    • B. 

      From data to knowledge to information to wisdom

    • C. 

      From data to information to knowledge to wisdom

    • D. 

      From data to information to wisdom to knowledge

  • 3. 
    Which of the follwoing is not an example of data?
    • A. 

      Image

    • B. 

      Text

    • C. 

      Audio

    • D. 

      Blood

  • 4. 
    The focus of data analysis is to   
    • A. 

      Collect data from various sources.

    • B. 

      Identify data sources for later inclusion.

    • C. 

      Transform data into a usable form.

    • D. 

      Evaluate data for efficiency.

  • 5. 
    The components of nursing informatics practice include data, information, knowledge and:
    • A. 

      Cognition

    • B. 

      Enactment

    • C. 

      Wellness

    • D. 

      Wisdom

  • 6. 
    Bruce Tucker's Stages of Group process include forming, storming, norming and:
    • A. 

      Conforming

    • B. 

      Transforming

    • C. 

      Performing

    • D. 

      Reforming

  • 7. 
    An open system allows:  
    • A. 

      Users to access any level of the computer system without the use of a log-on password

    • B. 

      Integration of data from programs that reside on diverse platforms.

    • C. 

      A computer to share resources by connecting to other computers via a local area network.

    • D. 

      A computer to execute a large complex program while simultaneously running smaller programs.

  • 8. 
    In promoting change, the people who are recognized as opinion leaders and role models are known as the:     
    • A. 

      Risk takers.

    • B. 

      Innovators.

    • C. 

      Early majority.

    • D. 

      Early adopters.

  • 9. 
    Ease of navigation, appropriate language, efficiency of use, ease of learning, and intuitiveness are all examples of:   
    • A. 

      System usability.

    • B. 

      Affective skills.

    • C. 

      Behavioral needs.

    • D. 

      User ergonomics.

  • 10. 
    The nurse informatician may be involved in analyzing the business process models of the "to be" system and producing a graphic depiction such as:
    • A. 

      A joint application design (JAD) diagram

    • B. 

      A request for concept

    • C. 

      A graphical user interface image

    • D. 

      A data flow diagram