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  • 1. 

     What does WWW stand for?

    • A.

      World Wacky Web

    • B.

      Wide World Wumpus

    • C.

      World Wide Web

    • D.

      Wide World of Why?

    Correct Answer
    C. World Wide Web
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "World Wide Web." The term WWW refers to the collection of interconnected websites and web pages that can be accessed over the internet. It was first introduced by Sir Tim Berners-Lee in 1989 and has since become the primary means of accessing information on the internet.

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  • 2. 

    Which one of the following is a search engine?

    • A.

      Netscape

    • B.

      Java

    • C.

      Altavista

    • D.

      Internet

    Correct Answer
    C. Altavista
    Explanation
    Altavista is a search engine. It was one of the most popular search engines in the 1990s and early 2000s before being overtaken by Google. Altavista allowed users to search for information on the internet by entering keywords or phrases, and it would provide a list of relevant websites.

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  • 3. 

     What is the name of the language you use to write a web page?

    • A.

      URL

    • B.

      FTP

    • C.

      HTML

    • D.

      HTTP

    Correct Answer
    C. HTML
    Explanation
    HTML stands for Hypertext Markup Language, which is the standard language used for creating and structuring web pages. It is a markup language that uses tags to define the elements and content of a web page. HTML allows you to format text, add images, create links, and embed multimedia content on a web page. It is the fundamental language of the internet and is used by web developers to create and design websites.

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  • 4. 

    Which of the following are "browsers"

    • A.

      Email;WWW;chrome;

    • B.

      MSN;Netscape;Dogpile

    • C.

      Avant;Yahoo;Rock;Melt

    • D.

      Safari;Mozilla Firefox;IE

    Correct Answer
    D. Safari;Mozilla Firefox;IE
    Explanation
    The given answer options include Safari, Mozilla Firefox, and IE, which are all web browsers. Browsers are software applications that allow users to access and navigate the internet, displaying web pages and allowing users to interact with websites. Safari is the default browser for Apple devices, Mozilla Firefox is a popular open-source browser, and IE (Internet Explorer) is a web browser developed by Microsoft.

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  • 5. 

        The Internet is controlled by one big computer.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement that the internet is controlled by one big computer is false. The internet is a global network of interconnected computers that communicate with each other using a standardized set of protocols. It is not controlled by a single computer, but rather by a decentralized system of servers, routers, and other network devices spread across the world. This distributed nature of the internet allows for redundancy, resilience, and scalability, making it a robust and reliable network.

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  • 6. 

      An example of a search engine is Internet Explorer.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Internet Explorer is not an example of a search engine. Internet Explorer is a web browser developed by Microsoft, which allows users to access and view websites. On the other hand, a search engine is a software system that is designed to search for information on the World Wide Web. Examples of search engines include Google, Bing, and Yahoo. Therefore, the correct answer is False.

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  • 7. 

    What is an example of an email client?

    • A.

      A. Yahoo Mail

    • B.

      B. Outlook

    • C.

      C. Google Mail

    • D.

      D. None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. B. Outlook
    Explanation
    An example of an email client is Outlook. Outlook is a popular email client developed by Microsoft. It allows users to send, receive, and organize emails, as well as manage calendars, contacts, and tasks. Outlook is commonly used in professional settings and is known for its robust features and user-friendly interface. Yahoo Mail and Google Mail are web-based email services, not email clients. Therefore, the correct answer is b. Outlook.

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  • 8. 

    Adobe Reader is on almost all computers and can read___________ documents.

    Correct Answer
    PDF
    Explanation
    Adobe Reader is a widely used software that allows users to view and interact with PDF documents. PDF stands for Portable Document Format, which is a file format used to present and exchange documents reliably, independent of software, hardware, or operating system. Therefore, the correct answer is PDF because Adobe Reader is specifically designed to read and display PDF documents.

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  • 9. 

    What is internet?

    • A.

      A single network

    • B.

      A vast collection of different networks

    • C.

      Interconnection of local area networks

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    B. A vast collection of different networks
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "a vast collection of different networks." This is because the internet is not just one network, but rather a global network of interconnected networks. It is made up of various networks, including local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), and other types of networks, all working together to allow communication and access to information across the world.

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  • 10. 

    This address doesn’t change every day ? 

    • A.

      Dynamic IP address

    • B.

      Unique IP address

    • C.

      Static IP address

    • D.

      Common name and number

    Correct Answer
    C. Static IP address
    Explanation
    A static IP address is an address that does not change regularly, unlike dynamic IP addresses which can change every day. This means that a device with a static IP address will always have the same address, making it easier to identify and locate on a network. Static IP addresses are often used for devices that require a consistent connection, such as servers or network printers.

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