CIT Internet Prelim

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Basic Internet Prelim Exam for Caraga Institute of Technology Students


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Internet was originally developed by whom?
    • A. 

      Computer hackers

    • B. 

      A corporation

    • C. 

      The U.S. Department of Defense

    • D. 

      The University of Michigan

    • E. 

      The CITians.

  • 2. 
    What is the World Wide Web?
    • A. 

      A computer game

    • B. 

      A software program

    • C. 

      The part of the Internet that enables information-sharing via interconnected pages

    • D. 

      Another name for the Internet

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    Which is the best search tool for finding Web sites that have been handpicked and recommended by someone else?
    • A. 

      Search engines

    • B. 

      Subject directories

    • C. 

      Meta-search engines

    • D. 

      Discussion groups

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    What is a URL?
    • A. 

      A type of UFO

    • B. 

      A computer software program

    • C. 

      An acronym for Unlimited Resources for Learning

    • D. 

      The address of a document or "page" on the World Wide Web

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    What are the three main search expressions, or operators, recognized by Boolean logic?
    • A. 

      AND, OR, NOT

    • B. 

      FROM, TO, WHOM

    • C. 

      SEARCH, KEYWORD, TEXT

    • D. 

      AND, OR, BUT

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    Http://www.cit.com is an example of what?
    • A. 

      An access code

    • B. 

      A URL

    • C. 

      A directory

    • D. 

      A server

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    The Internet was developed in the...
    • A. 

      Early 1990s

    • B. 

      Late 1980s

    • C. 

      Early 1970s

    • D. 

      Late 1960s

    • E. 

      Early 1950s

  • 8. 
    According to CNN, how much did Internet traffic increase between 1994 and 1996?
    • A. 

      Two times

    • B. 

      Five times

    • C. 

      Ten times

    • D. 

      Twenty-five times

    • E. 

      Thirty times

  • 9. 
    HTML is short for
  • 10. 
    FTP stands for
  • 11. 
    Www stands for
  • 12. 
    Email is an abbreviation of
  • 13. 
    What's the relationship between the www and the Internet? 5 pts
  • 14. 
    What is the difference between newbie and cyber? 5 pts
  • 15. 
    Reasons why people use the Internet 1-10
  • 16. 
    Why do people put things on the Web? 1-5
  • 17. 
    Give me atleast ten (5) search engines.
  • 18. 
    20 Most Common Internet Abbreviations
  • 19. 
    15 popular emotional icons
  • 20. 
    FAQ means
  • 21. 
    ISP stands for
  • 22. 
    LAN is an acronym of
  • 23. 
    What country does ".ch" stand for in a web address?
  • 24. 
    USENET is...
    • A. 

      A set of tools reserved exclusively for Internet administrators

    • B. 

      Short for United States Electronic Network

    • C. 

      A bulletin board system that allows for posting and responding to messages on the Internet

    • D. 

      A precursor to the Internet that is now obsolete

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 25. 
    ASL means