Social Networking, Media & Cyberbullying Quiz

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This quiz is a measurement of your knowledge from the video's titled "Social Media" and "Social Networking" by Common Craft. You must watch both videos before you can take this quiz and have seen the video about Cyberbullying before you can take this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    In social media, the internet allows anyone with a computer and internet connection to create their own flavors, such as blogs, podcasts and video/picture charing.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true because social media platforms have made it possible for anyone with a computer and internet connection to create and share their own content. Blogs, podcasts, and video/picture sharing platforms have become popular mediums for individuals to express themselves, share their opinions, and showcase their creativity. This has democratized the creation and distribution of content, giving everyone the opportunity to have a voice and reach a global audience.

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  • 2. 

    Anyone on the internet can provide feedback to your comments, pictures, or profiles.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    This statement is true because anyone who has access to the internet can provide feedback on comments, pictures, or profiles. The internet allows for open communication and interaction, making it possible for anyone to share their thoughts and opinions on various platforms and websites. This feedback can be positive or negative, and it can come from individuals all around the world. Therefore, it is accurate to say that anyone on the internet can provide feedback to comments, pictures, or profiles.

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  • 3. 

    Social media is a new way to create and communicate with people who care about what you are talking about.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Social media platforms provide a means to connect and engage with individuals who share similar interests or concerns. It allows users to share their thoughts, ideas, and opinions with a wider audience, fostering communication and building relationships with like-minded people. Through social media, individuals can find communities and networks that align with their interests, enabling them to create and communicate with people who genuinely care about the topics they discuss. Therefore, the statement is true.

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  • 4. 

    Social networking sites, such as Facebook and MySpace, allow you to see "connections" that are hidden in the real world.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Social networking sites like Facebook and MySpace provide a platform where individuals can connect and interact with others. These connections, which may not be visible or easily accessible in the real world, can be established and maintained through these online platforms. Users can connect with friends, family, colleagues, and even strangers, expanding their social networks beyond geographical limitations. Therefore, it is true that social networking sites allow you to see "connections" that are hidden in the real world.

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  • 5. 

    Social networking allows you to communicate with people from all over the world.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Social networking platforms provide a means for individuals to connect and interact with people from various parts of the world. These platforms enable users to communicate through messaging, video calls, and sharing content, regardless of geographical boundaries. Users can establish connections, build relationships, and engage in conversations with individuals from different cultures, backgrounds, and locations. Therefore, the statement that social networking allows you to communicate with people from all over the world is true.

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  • 6. 

    Social networking can be dangerous if you are not careful.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Social networking can indeed be dangerous if one is not careful. There are several potential risks associated with social networking platforms, such as privacy breaches, identity theft, cyberbullying, and exposure to inappropriate content. It is important to exercise caution while using social media, including being mindful of the information shared, being selective about accepting friend requests, and being aware of the privacy settings available on the platform.

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  • 7. 

    Friends on your social networking (virtual friends) arent always the same friends in real life that you talk to and see everyday.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is stating that the friends on social networking platforms may not be the same friends that one interacts with in real life on a daily basis. This implies that virtual friends can be different from real-life friends. Therefore, the answer "True" is correct as it aligns with the statement provided.

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  • 8. 

    All children should use social networking sites to make friends, even without their parents permission.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    It is not advisable for children to use social networking sites without their parents' permission. Social networking sites can expose children to potential dangers such as cyberbullying, online predators, and inappropriate content. Parents play a crucial role in monitoring their children's online activities and ensuring their safety. Therefore, it is important for parents to give permission and guide their children in using social networking sites responsibly.

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  • 9. 

    Flaming someone means that you are sending them mean messages.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Flaming someone refers to the act of sending mean or offensive messages to them. This can be done through various forms of communication, such as text messages, emails, or online platforms. By engaging in flaming, individuals intentionally try to hurt or provoke others by using harsh language or derogatory remarks. Therefore, the statement "Flaming someone means that you are sending them mean messages" is true, as it accurately defines the concept of flaming.

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  • 10. 

    If someone is harmed by a posting or email, and you do nothing about it, then you are considered a bystander.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    If someone is harmed by a posting or email and you do nothing about it, you are considered a bystander because a bystander is someone who witnesses an event but does not intervene or take any action to prevent or stop the harm. By not doing anything to address or mitigate the harm caused by the posting or email, you are passively allowing the harm to continue, thus making you a bystander in this situation.

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  • 11. 

    After how many harassing messages can the police get involved and arrest you?

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    Correct Answer
    C. 3
    Explanation
    After receiving three harassing messages, the police can get involved and arrest the person responsible. This suggests that the law enforcement authorities take the matter seriously and consider it a criminal offense after a certain threshold of harassment has been reached. It is important to report such incidents promptly to ensure the safety and well-being of the victim.

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  • 12. 

    Trolling means that you are making comments to users so that they will get angry and reply to you with a mean comment.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Trolling refers to the act of intentionally provoking or harassing others online by making offensive or inflammatory comments. By doing so, the troll aims to elicit an angry or emotional response from the targeted individuals, often leading to a back-and-forth of mean comments. Therefore, the statement "Trolling means that you are making comments to users so that they will get angry and reply to you with a mean comment" accurately describes the nature of trolling, making the answer "True" correct.

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