The Internet Basics Quiz For Beginners!

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The Internet Basics Quiz For Beginners!

In today's era, the internet has become a vital part of our life. It is all over us and used in different fields, it is therefore important for us to know a thing or two about it. Just how knowledgeable are you when it comes to the internet? Take this quiz test your knowledge about the basics of the internet. All the best and have fun!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What kinds of educational resources are available on the Internet?
    • A. 

      Lesson plans

    • B. 

      Collaboration tools

    • C. 

      Project ideas

    • D. 

      Research tools

  • 2. 
    All computers that are connected to the Internet, even your home computer, are part of a _________.
    • A. 

      Network

    • B. 

      LAN

    • C. 

      IP Address

    • D. 

      URL

  • 3. 
    Bellsouth, AOL, Earthlink, AT&T are all examples of providers of Internet service for the home. We call these ISP, which stands for what?
    • A. 

      Internet service protocol

    • B. 

      Internet serial providers

    • C. 

      Internet service provider

  • 4. 
    Schools and businesses most often connect to the Internet through a ___________.
    • A. 

      IP Address

    • B. 

      ISP (Internet service provider)

    • C. 

      LAN (Local Area Network)

  • 5. 
    This device decides where to send information from one computer to another and it does so in a fraction of a second!
    • A. 

      URL

    • B. 

      Router

    • C. 

      IP address

    • D. 

      Network

  • 6. 
    All computers on the Internet have a unique number that identifies that specific computer. This number is called an ____________.
    • A. 

      Internet address

    • B. 

      URL

    • C. 

      IP (Internet Protocol) address

    • D. 

      LAN

  • 7. 
    The address of a particular page or location on the Web is called a URL. This is the address you would type into a web browser to go a specific webpage. Look at the image below. Select true if the image is a URL. Select false if it is not.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What is considered the "backbone" of the World Wide Web?
    • A. 

      Uniform resource locator (URL)

    • B. 

      Hypertext mark-up language (HTML)

    • C. 

      Hypertext transfer protocol (HTTP)

    • D. 

      XML

  • 9. 
    What's the difference between HTTP and HTML?
    • A. 

      HTML describes what's on the page; HTTP allows sites to communicate with each other.

    • B. 

      HTTP describes what's on the page; HTML allows sites to communicate with each other.

    • C. 

      There's no difference; they mean the same thing.

    • D. 

      HTML AND HTTP are same

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      One master computer that connects to all of our homes

    • B. 

      A network of networks

    • C. 

      A series of pipes

    • D. 

      A Server