Internet Safety: High School

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Internet Safety:  High School - Quiz

This is a quiz to follow the high school link on SNI network.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Likely consequences of internet chat room connections:

    • A.

      Girls more than boys are more lilkely to receive unwanted encounters.

    • B.

      Teens who create networking profiles with photos are more likely to be contacted on-line.

    • C.

      24% of boys are more likely to be contacted by someone they do not know.

    • D.

      All of the above.

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above.
    Explanation
    The given answer "All of the above" is correct because all the statements mentioned in the question are likely consequences of internet chat room connections. The first statement suggests that girls are more likely to receive unwanted encounters, indicating potential risks for them. The second statement highlights that teenagers who create networking profiles with photos are more likely to be contacted online, indicating the possibility of attracting attention from strangers. The third statement states that 24% of boys are more likely to be contacted by someone they do not know, indicating a potential risk for boys as well. Therefore, all the statements mentioned in the question point towards the likely consequences of internet chat room connections.

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  • 2. 

    Most students who are contacted by a stranger:

    • A.

      Don't tell their parents.

    • B.

      Most often report it to their friends first.

    • C.

      Report it to the police or school authority.

    • D.

      Delete it after reading it.

    Correct Answer
    A. Don't tell their parents.
    Explanation
    Many students who are contacted by a stranger choose not to tell their parents about it. This could be due to various reasons such as fear of getting in trouble, thinking they can handle the situation themselves, or not wanting to worry their parents. Instead, they may confide in their friends first, seeking advice or support from someone their age who they trust.

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  • 3. 

    Cyber Bullying is most often described as:

    • A.

      Sending harassing e-mails.

    • B.

      Spreading rumors about someone via e-mails.

    • C.

      Posting videos or pictures of people without their knowledge on the internet.

    • D.

      All of the above.

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "All of the above." Cyber bullying encompasses various forms of online harassment, including sending harassing e-mails, spreading rumors via e-mails, and posting videos or pictures of individuals without their consent on the internet. It involves using digital platforms to harm, intimidate, or embarrass someone, often causing emotional distress and reputational damage.

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  • 4. 

    Should I receive inappropriate or harassing e-mails, I should:

    • A.

      Reply with angry words.

    • B.

      Delete it immediately.

    • C.

      Idnore the e-mail.

    • D.

      Click the SNI Shield and report it to my parents.

    Correct Answer
    D. Click the SNI Shield and report it to my parents.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is to click the SNI Shield and report it to my parents. This is the most appropriate action to take when receiving inappropriate or harassing emails. Clicking the SNI Shield indicates that the user is using a security software or tool to protect against harmful content. Reporting it to parents ensures that they are aware of the situation and can take appropriate action to address the issue.

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  • 5. 

    The risks of posting personal photos on the internet are:

    • A.

      Everyone and anyone can see them.

    • B.

      Can be altered to embarass you.

    • C.

      There are no risks.

    • D.

      A and B above.

    Correct Answer
    D. A and B above.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is A and B above. When personal photos are posted on the internet, they can be seen by everyone and anyone, which means that privacy is compromised. Additionally, these photos can be altered by others to embarrass the individual. Therefore, both of these risks exist when posting personal photos online.

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  • 6. 

    The percent of students ages 12 -17 who use the internet daily, either at home or at school is:

    • A.

      93%.

    • B.

      55%.

    • C.

      32%.

    • D.

      Can not be determined.

    Correct Answer
    A. 93%.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 93% because the question states that it is the percentage of students aged 12-17 who use the internet daily, either at home or at school. Therefore, it can be inferred that the majority of students in this age group use the internet daily, and the highest percentage given is 93%.

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  • 7. 

    Research has shown a person will be approached by a stranger on the internet within:

    • A.

      Five (5) minutes.

    • B.

      Seven (7) seconds.

    • C.

      Ten (10) minutes or longer.

    • D.

      Two (2) to three (3) minutes.

    Correct Answer
    B. Seven (7) seconds.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is seven (7) seconds. Research has shown that a person will be approached by a stranger on the internet within seven seconds. This indicates that it takes a very short amount of time for strangers to initiate contact with individuals online, highlighting the potential risks and dangers of online interactions. It emphasizes the importance of being cautious and vigilant while engaging with unknown individuals on the internet.

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  • 8. 

    Individuals who use the internet to bully other students are:

    • A.

      Protected by the First Amendment.

    • B.

      Can not be identified. No one knows who they are.

    • C.

      Subject to being arrested. It's against the law.

    • D.

      Are often ignored.

    Correct Answer
    C. Subject to being arrested. It's against the law.
    Explanation
    Individuals who use the internet to bully other students are subject to being arrested because it is against the law. Cyberbullying is a serious offense that can have severe consequences for both the victim and the perpetrator. Laws have been established to address this issue and protect individuals from online harassment. By engaging in cyberbullying, individuals are violating these laws and can be held accountable for their actions. It is important to take such cases seriously and ensure that appropriate legal measures are taken to prevent and address cyberbullying incidents.

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  • 9. 

    If a person you met in a chat room asks to meet with you, you should:

    • A.

      Agree to meet with them at the mall or some other public place.

    • B.

      Never agree to meet with someone you do not know.

    • C.

      Have your parents make arrangements to take yo to meet this person.

    • D.

      B and C.

    Correct Answer
    B. Never agree to meet with someone you do not know.
    Explanation
    It is important to never agree to meet with someone you do not know, especially if you met them in a chat room. Meeting with strangers can be dangerous and puts you at risk of potential harm. It is always better to prioritize your safety and avoid meeting with unknown individuals.

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  • 10. 

    Which of the following are ways to avoid becoming a victim of cyber bullying?

    • A.

      Use an anti-virus program or some other internet program.

    • B.

      Post pictures on the internet.

    • C.

      Continue chatting with individuals you don't know.

    • D.

      Don't respond to e-mails from people you don't know.

    Correct Answer
    D. Don't respond to e-mails from people you don't know.
    Explanation
    To avoid becoming a victim of cyberbullying, it is important not to respond to emails from people you don't know. This is because cyberbullies often use email as a means to harass or intimidate their victims. By not responding, you are not engaging with the cyberbully and are less likely to become a target. It is also important to exercise caution when posting pictures on the internet and to avoid chatting with individuals you don't know, as these actions can also make you more vulnerable to cyberbullying. Using an antivirus program or other internet security measures can help protect against other online threats, but it may not directly prevent cyberbullying.

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