ITGS Test: Chapter 9 Of Computer Confluence

21 Questions | Total Attempts: 151

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Computer Quizzes & Trivia

This is a test of mastery over the content in chapter 9 of Computer Confluence.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are the separate, definable parts that are sent when a message is sent through the Internet?
    • A. 

      Parcels

    • B. 

      Plug-ins

    • C. 

      Switches

    • D. 

      Packets

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is NOT a top-level domain?
    • A. 

      .com

    • B. 

      .us

    • C. 

      .name

    • D. 

      .comp

  • 3. 
    What is the web address http://www.pod.edu/admissions/standards/entry.html also called?
    • A. 

      Protocol

    • B. 

      URL

    • C. 

      Domain

    • D. 

      Path

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is a narrowband connection?
    • A. 

      Cable modems

    • B. 

      Modem

    • C. 

      DSL

    • D. 

      T1

  • 5. 
    Which type of software prevents unauthorized access to certain Web sites?
    • A. 

      Scanning

    • B. 

      Portal

    • C. 

      Filtering

    • D. 

      Antivirus

  • 6. 
    What is term used to describe the disparity between people that have computers and those that do not?
    • A. 

      Ergonomics

    • B. 

      Digital Divide

    • C. 

      Censorship

    • D. 

      Access control

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is not an Internet language?
    • A. 

      FTP

    • B. 

      ActiveX

    • C. 

      XML

    • D. 

      Java

  • 8. 
    Which TWO of the following are NOT examples of a portal?
    • A. 

      MSN

    • B. 

      HiTechHall

    • C. 

      Google

    • D. 

      Yahoo!

  • 9. 
    Which protocol is used to upload and download files from web servers?
    • A. 

      Telnet

    • B. 

      HTTP

    • C. 

      FTP

    • D. 

      HTTPS

  • 10. 
    What are the components of an email address?
    • A. 

      Protocol, domain, and path

    • B. 

      Username and host

    • C. 

      Username, protocol, and host

    • D. 

      Protocol and host

  • 11. 
    What kind of server converts IP addresses to domain names?
    • A. 

      P2P

    • B. 

      File

    • C. 

      DNS

    • D. 

      Email

  • 12. 
    What type of portals serve employees within a corporation?
    • A. 

      Consumer

    • B. 

      Intranets

    • C. 

      Extranets

    • D. 

      Vortals

  • 13. 
    An IP address is the same as a URL.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Internet2 will replace the Internet.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Shockwave, RealOne, and Winamp are examples of plug-ins.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    With push technology, the user must request the data.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Match this computer term with the correct definition: http://
    • A. 

      Top level domain

    • B. 

      Protocol

    • C. 

      Document extension

    • D. 

      Domain

    • E. 

      URL

  • 18. 
    Match this computer term with the correct definition: .html
    • A. 

      Top level domain

    • B. 

      Protocol

    • C. 

      Document extension

    • D. 

      Domain

    • E. 

      URL

  • 19. 
    Match this computer term with the correct definition: .gov
    • A. 

      Top level domain

    • B. 

      Protocol

    • C. 

      Document extension

    • D. 

      Domain

    • E. 

      URL

  • 20. 
    What country attempts to limit its resident's access to controversial Web content by routing all incoming Internet traffic through a single control center?
    • A. 

      Germany

    • B. 

      North Korea

    • C. 

      People's Republic of China

    • D. 

      Saudi Arabia

    • E. 

      Myanmar

  • 21. 
    An online shopping catalog for a large outdoor outfitter is almost certainly
    • A. 

      A data-driven Web site that separates site content from design

    • B. 

      Carefully hand-coded in pure HTML to minimize errors

    • C. 

      Designed to work without cookies

    • D. 

      Limited to work with a single type of Web browser for consistency

    • E. 

      All of the above