Internet Safety Pre Test Quiz

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Internet Safety Pre Test Quiz - Quiz

Assess students knowledge on topics and issues related to Internet safety.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Why is it important to be careful when posting pictures online.

  • 2. 

    What is it to be a good cybercitizen?

  • 3. 

    What makes a good password?

    • A.

      Easy for you to remember but difficult for others to figure it out.

    • B.

      It is long and usually consist of your name or your boy/girlfriends name.

    • C.

      It is written in all capital letters and in blue.

    Correct Answer
    A. Easy for you to remember but difficult for others to figure it out.
    Explanation
    A good password should be easy for the user to remember but difficult for others to figure out. This means that the password should not be easily guessable or based on personal information such as names. It should be a combination of uppercase and lowercase letters, numbers, and special characters to increase its complexity and make it harder for hackers to crack.

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  • 4. 

    Why is it important to have a good and strong password?

    • A.

      That way the link to your password will not be broken.

    • B.

      That way it will difficult for others to steal your identity or log on to your email/website.

    • C.

      That way the website or email service provider allow us to change whenever we want.

    Correct Answer
    B. That way it will difficult for others to steal your identity or log on to your email/website.
    Explanation
    Having a good and strong password is important because it makes it difficult for others to steal your identity or gain unauthorized access to your email or website. A strong password typically includes a combination of uppercase and lowercase letters, numbers, and special characters, making it harder for hackers to guess or crack. By having a strong password, you can protect your personal information, prevent identity theft, and ensure the security of your online accounts.

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  • 5. 

    How can you decide if a website is a reliable source?

    • A.

      It has an author and its information can be verified.

    • B.

      It has lots of pictures and information.

    • C.

      It has a logo and offers lots of opinions.

    Correct Answer
    A. It has an author and its information can be verified.
    Explanation
    A website can be considered a reliable source if it has an author and its information can be verified. Having an author indicates that there is someone responsible for the content, and their expertise or credentials can be evaluated. Additionally, being able to verify the information means that there are credible sources or references provided, allowing users to cross-check the information and ensure its accuracy.

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  • 6. 

    Is it always safe to download information music, videos and other content?

    • A.

      Yes

    • B.

      No

    Correct Answer
    B. No
    Explanation
    It is not always safe to download information such as music, videos, and other content. Downloading content from untrusted or unknown sources can expose your device to malware, viruses, or other security threats. Additionally, downloading copyrighted content without proper authorization is illegal and can result in legal consequences. Therefore, it is important to be cautious and use trusted sources when downloading any type of content.

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  • 7. 

    Who should you tell if someone is sending you mean messages or images.

    • A.

      Keep it quiet, maybe it will stop!

    • B.

      Trusted adult, like your parents and teachers.

    • C.

      Confront the person and do the same thing to him/her.

    Correct Answer
    B. Trusted adult, like your parents and teachers.
    Explanation
    If someone is sending you mean messages or images, it is important to tell a trusted adult, like your parents and teachers. They can provide guidance and support, help address the situation, and ensure your safety. Keeping it quiet or confronting the person may not be effective or safe solutions.

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  • 8. 

    What is cyberbullying?

    • A.

      The virus found on the cyber optic part of the computer act of bullying because they do not have the latest computer or laptop.

    • B.

      Downloading cyber bullying programs and giving the computer a virus.

    • C.

      Someone who uses the internet and other means to harass someone.

    Correct Answer
    C. Someone who uses the internet and other means to harass someone.
    Explanation
    Cyberbullying refers to the act of using the internet and other means to harass someone. This can include sending threatening messages, spreading rumors, or posting hurtful comments online. It is a form of bullying that takes place in the digital world and can have serious emotional and psychological effects on the victim. It is important to address and prevent cyberbullying to create a safe and inclusive online environment.

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  • 9. 

    Should you accept to meet someone that you met online?

    • A.

      Yes

    • B.

      No

    Correct Answer
    B. No
    Explanation
    It is not advisable to accept to meet someone you met online without taking proper precautions. Meeting someone in person whom you have only interacted with online can be risky as their true intentions and identity may be unknown. It is important to prioritize personal safety and consider meeting in a public place, informing someone about the meeting, and conducting thorough research on the person before agreeing to meet them.

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  • 10. 

    What are those things that you should do if you are being cyberbullied or do not feel safe online.

    • A.

      Call 911 and then take the computer or laptop to them.

    • B.

      Turn off you computer before s/he can find you.

    • C.

      Tell a trusted adult, block the person and do not respond to any attempts to communicate with you.

    Correct Answer
    C. Tell a trusted adult, block the person and do not respond to any attempts to communicate with you.
    Explanation
    If you are being cyberbullied or do not feel safe online, it is important to tell a trusted adult. They can provide guidance and support in dealing with the situation. Blocking the person who is cyberbullying you is also recommended, as it helps to prevent further contact and harassment. Additionally, it is important not to respond to any attempts to communicate with you, as this can encourage the cyberbully to continue their behavior. Taking these steps can help protect your safety and well-being in the online environment.

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  • 11. 

    Why is it dangerous to meet strangers that you've only met online?

    • A.

      They could be pedophiles or people with some bad intentions.

    • B.

      They may want to sell you something very expensive.

    • C.

      They may want to show you what they are able to do.

    Correct Answer
    A. They could be pedophiles or people with some bad intentions.
    Explanation
    Meeting strangers that you've only met online can be dangerous because they could potentially be pedophiles or individuals with malicious intentions. It is important to exercise caution and prioritize personal safety when interacting with people you have not met in person.

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  • 12. 

    Is there such a thing as "private" on the Internet?

    • A.

      Yes, just have to adjust the privacy settings.

    • B.

      Yes, you just have to be careful not to send your information to the wrong friends.

    • C.

      No, because once you post it anyone can repost and use it anyway they want.

    Correct Answer
    C. No, because once you post it anyone can repost and use it anyway they want.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is that there is no such thing as "private" on the Internet because once you post something, anyone can repost and use it however they want. This is due to the nature of the Internet where information can easily be shared and spread. Even if you adjust your privacy settings or are careful about who you send your information to, there is still a risk of it being shared or used without your consent.

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  • 13. 

    A good password consist of _______ and letters that are easy for you to remember but difficult for others to understand.

    Correct Answer
    numbers, number, capital letters, capital letter
    Explanation
    A good password should include a combination of numbers and capital letters. This makes it more secure and difficult for others to guess or crack. It is important for the password to be easy for the user to remember, but at the same time, difficult for others to understand.

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  • 14. 

    What should you do if you receive a text from someone you don't know?

    • A.

      Text him back and ask him/her how did s/he get your number

    • B.

      Ignore s/he will eventually get tired.

    • C.

      Do not respond from a text, let a trusted adult know and if possible block him/her.

    Correct Answer
    C. Do not respond from a text, let a trusted adult know and if possible block him/her.
    Explanation
    If you receive a text from someone you don't know, it is important to prioritize your safety. Responding to the text may encourage further contact and potentially put you at risk. Instead, it is best to not respond and inform a trusted adult about the situation. They can provide guidance and support, and if necessary, help you block the unknown sender to prevent further communication.

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  • 15. 

    What is netiquette?

    • A.

      It is a web application that anyone can download to protect you from cyberbullying. It is cheaper if you buy it online at amazon.com.

    • B.

      It is the way you should act when responding to posts online and when communicating over the internet.

    • C.

      It is a way for advertisement media to reach its customers and ask them about internet safety problems.

    Correct Answer
    B. It is the way you should act when responding to posts online and when communicating over the internet.
    Explanation
    Netiquette refers to the proper behavior and etiquette that individuals should follow when interacting and communicating with others online. It includes guidelines on how to respond to posts, communicate respectfully, and maintain a positive and constructive online environment. It is important to adhere to netiquette principles to promote effective communication and avoid misunderstandings or conflicts in online interactions.

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