Internet Safety: Middle School

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Internet Safety: Middle School - Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Individuals who are more likely to be harassed on-line are:

    • A.

      More girls than boys

    • B.

      More boys than girls

    • C.

      Adults

    • D.

      All equally

    Correct Answer
    A. More girls than boys
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "More girls than boys" because research has consistently shown that girls and women are more likely to experience online harassment compared to boys and men. This can be attributed to various factors such as gender stereotypes, misogyny, and the objectification of women. Online harassment can have serious psychological and emotional consequences for the victims, and addressing this gender imbalance is crucial in creating a safer online environment for everyone.

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  • 2. 

    An example of cyber bullying is:

    • A.

      Posting pictures and personal information on the internet.

    • B.

      Creating a FaceBook / MySpace account.

    • C.

      Spreading rumors about someone through e-mails or social networking sites.

    • D.

      Responding to a harassing e-mail

    Correct Answer
    C. Spreading rumors about someone through e-mails or social networking sites.
    Explanation
    Cyber bullying involves using technology, such as emails or social networking sites, to spread rumors about someone. This can cause emotional distress and harm to the person being targeted. It is a form of online harassment and can have serious consequences for the victim's mental health and well-being.

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  • 3. 

    If you believe you are a victim of cyber bullying you should:

    • A.

      Tell your school officials.

    • B.

      Report it to the local police.

    • C.

      Press the SNI Shield and tell your parents

    • D.

      Delete it immediately.

    Correct Answer
    C. Press the SNI Shield and tell your parents
    Explanation
    Pressing the SNI Shield and telling your parents is the correct answer because the SNI Shield is likely a feature or tool designed to help combat cyberbullying. By pressing the shield, it may activate a reporting system or provide resources to deal with the issue. Additionally, telling your parents is important because they can provide support and guidance in addressing the situation.

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  • 4. 

    The risks of putting pictures and personal information on the internet are:

    • A.

      None, only my friends receive my pictures and information.

    • B.

      It might reach the wrong person

    • C.

      That I can become a victim of cyber bullying.

    • D.

      B and C above.

    Correct Answer
    D. B and C above.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is B and C above. By putting pictures and personal information on the internet, there is a risk that it might reach the wrong person, leading to potential privacy breaches or identity theft. Additionally, sharing personal information online increases the chances of becoming a victim of cyberbullying, where individuals may use the information to harass or intimidate others.

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  • 5. 

    What is the icon that you can click that makes it easier for internet users to identify and report aabuses on-line?

    • A.

      Cyber bullying Icon.

    • B.

      AOL provider.

    • C.

      SNI Shield.

    • D.

      None of the above.

    Correct Answer
    C. SNI Shield.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is SNI Shield. SNI Shield is an icon that internet users can click to easily identify and report online abuses. This feature helps in combating cyberbullying and other forms of online harassment by providing a convenient way for users to report such incidents. AOL provider and Cyber bullying Icon are incorrect options as they do not specifically refer to the feature described in the question. "None of the above" is also incorrect as SNI Shield is the correct answer.

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  • 6. 

    If you are being bullied on-line what should you NOT do:

    • A.

      Tell a parent or guardian.

    • B.

      Repond angrilly with a nasty e-mail.

    • C.

      Report it to a school official.

    • D.

      Save it on your computer.

    Correct Answer
    B. Repond angrilly with a nasty e-mail.
    Explanation
    If you are being bullied online, responding angrily with a nasty email is not the right course of action. This will only escalate the situation and potentially make it worse. Instead, it is important to remain calm and composed. The correct steps to take include telling a parent or guardian, reporting it to a school official, and saving any evidence of the bullying on your computer.

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  • 7. 

    What percentage of students go on-line daily?

    • A.

      52%

    • B.

      85%

    • C.

      93%

    • D.

      Can not be determined

    Correct Answer
    C. 93%
  • 8. 

    What percentage of students have reported receiving some form of cyber bullying?

    • A.

      23%

    • B.

      35%

    • C.

      47%

    • D.

      Over 50%

    Correct Answer
    D. Over 50%
    Explanation
    Over 50% is the correct answer because it indicates that more than half of the students have reported receiving some form of cyber bullying. This suggests that cyber bullying is a prevalent issue among students, highlighting the need for awareness and intervention to address this problem effectively.

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  • 9. 

    I cannot be accused of cyber-bullying because:

    • A.

      I have First Amendment rights of freedom of speech.

    • B.

      It isn't against the law to be in a chat room.

    • C.

      It I don't spread false information about other people.

    • D.

      All of the above.

    Correct Answer
    C. It I don't spread false information about other people.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "I don't spread false information about other people." This statement suggests that the person believes they cannot be accused of cyber-bullying because they do not engage in spreading false information about others. Cyber-bullying often involves the dissemination of false or harmful information, so by not participating in this behavior, the person believes they are not guilty of cyber-bullying. This answer does not mention First Amendment rights or being in a chat room, which are unrelated to the accusation of cyber-bullying.

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  • 10. 

    You participate in cyber bullying when you:

    • A.

      Send someone private comments over the internet.

    • B.

      Upload pcitures of someone without their knowledge.

    • C.

      Tell your friends about someone's private comments.

    • D.

      A and B above.

    Correct Answer
    D. A and B above.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is A and B above. Cyber bullying involves sending someone private comments over the internet and uploading pictures of someone without their knowledge. Both of these actions can be considered invasive and harmful, as they violate a person's privacy and can lead to emotional distress. Sharing someone's private comments with friends may also contribute to the spread of rumors and further humiliation. Therefore, participating in any of these activities qualifies as cyber bullying.

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