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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is the software program that lets you search and see material on the Internet?

    • A.

      Browser

    • B.

      Website

    • C.

      Webpage

    • D.

      Homepage

    Correct Answer
    A. Browser
    Explanation
    A browser is a software program that allows users to search and view material on the Internet. It acts as a gateway to the World Wide Web, enabling users to access websites, webpages, and homepages. Browsers provide a user-friendly interface and various features like bookmarks, history, and tabbed browsing, making it easier for users to navigate and interact with online content.

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  • 2. 

    What is the webpage that appears and your browser uses when it opens up?

    • A.

      Internet Service Provider

    • B.

      Browser

    • C.

      Website

    • D.

      Homepage

    Correct Answer
    D. Homepage
    Explanation
    When a browser is opened, the webpage that appears is commonly referred to as the homepage. This is the initial webpage that is set to load when the browser is launched. It can be a specific website chosen by the user or a default webpage set by the browser itself. The homepage serves as a starting point for the user's browsing experience and can be customized to display frequently visited websites, search engines, or any preferred content.

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  • 3. 

    The World Wide Web address of a certain site is the...?

    • A.

      ISP

    • B.

      HTML

    • C.

      URL

    • D.

      Browser

    Correct Answer
    C. URL
    Explanation
    The World Wide Web address of a certain site is referred to as the URL (Uniform Resource Locator). A URL is a specific character string that provides the location of a resource on the web. It includes the protocol (such as HTTP or HTTPS), the domain name, and additional path or parameters to access a specific webpage or resource. The URL is used by browsers to locate and retrieve the desired webpage or resource from the internet.

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  • 4. 

    A network that links computers around the world is the...?

    • A.

      Internet

    • B.

      Browser

    • C.

      Webpage

    • D.

      Homepage

    Correct Answer
    A. Internet
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Internet. The Internet is a global network that connects millions of computers around the world, allowing them to communicate and share information. It is a vast network of networks, enabling various services such as email, web browsing, online gaming, and file sharing. The Internet is not limited to a specific device or platform, making it accessible from computers, smartphones, tablets, and other connected devices. It is a fundamental infrastructure for modern communication and plays a crucial role in connecting people, businesses, and governments globally.

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  • 5. 

    One area of the www usually an article or paragraph using both text and pictures (graphics) is the what?

    • A.

      Website

    • B.

      Webpage

    • C.

      Homepage

    • D.

      Internet

    Correct Answer
    B. Webpage
    Explanation
    A webpage is a specific area of a website where an article or paragraph is usually presented using both text and pictures (graphics). It is a single document that can be accessed through a specific URL and contains various elements such as text, images, links, and multimedia. Unlike a website, which is a collection of webpages, a webpage focuses on presenting specific content and information to the user. Therefore, in the context of the given question, a webpage is the correct answer as it accurately describes the area of the WWW where text and pictures are combined.

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  • 6. 

    How do we refer to the format used on the web that converts the text of a document to what we can read?

    • A.

      ISP (Internet Service Provider)

    • B.

      URL (Uniform Resources Locator)

    • C.

      HTML (Hypertext Markup Language)

    • D.

      Multimedia

    Correct Answer
    C. HTML (Hypertext Markup Language)
    Explanation
    HTML (Hypertext Markup Language) is the correct answer because it is the format used on the web to convert the text of a document into a readable format. HTML uses markup tags to structure and format the content, allowing it to be displayed as a webpage with headings, paragraphs, links, and other elements that make the text readable and interactive. ISP (Internet Service Provider), URL (Uniform Resources Locator), and Multimedia are not directly related to converting text into a readable format on the web.

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  • 7. 

    What is the term given to the combination of two or more types of information such as text, video, audio, and pictures (graphics)?

    • A.

      Multimedia

    • B.

      Modem

    • C.

      Browser

    • D.

      HTML

    Correct Answer
    A. Multimedia
    Explanation
    Multimedia refers to the combination of various types of information, such as text, video, audio, and graphics. It is the term used to describe the integration of these different forms of media into one cohesive presentation or platform.

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  • 8. 

    What do we call the device that allows computers all over the world to communicate with each other over telephone lines?

    • A.

      ISP

    • B.

      URL

    • C.

      Modem

    • D.

      Website

    Correct Answer
    C. Modem
    Explanation
    A modem is a device that enables computers to communicate with each other over telephone lines. It converts digital signals from the computer into analog signals that can be transmitted over telephone lines, and vice versa. This allows computers all over the world to connect and exchange information, forming a global network of communication. ISPs (Internet Service Providers) provide the service of connecting computers to the internet, while URLs (Uniform Resource Locators) are addresses used to locate resources on the internet. Websites are collections of web pages that can be accessed through the internet.

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  • 9. 

    The name given to an area of the www that is identified by its own Internet address is a what?

    • A.

      Website

    • B.

      Webpage

    • C.

      URL

    • D.

      Browser

    Correct Answer
    A. Website
    Explanation
    An area of the www that is identified by its own Internet address is called a website. A website is a collection of related web pages that are accessed through a specific domain name or URL. It can contain various types of content such as text, images, videos, and interactive elements. Users can navigate through different webpages within a website using hyperlinks.

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  • 10. 

    To use the www, you must have a one of these companies that allows you to directly connect to the Internet.

    • A.

      URL

    • B.

      HTML

    • C.

      Homepage

    • D.

      ISP

    Correct Answer
    D. ISP
    Explanation
    To use the internet, you need an ISP (Internet Service Provider) that allows you to connect directly to the internet. ISPs are companies that provide internet access to individuals and businesses. They offer various types of connections such as DSL, cable, or fiber optic, and they handle the routing of data between your device and the internet. Without an ISP, you would not be able to access the internet or browse websites.

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