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  • 1. 
    What is the Data Protection Act (1998) and why was it created?
    • A. 

      The Data Protection Act was created to protect your pets.

    • B. 

      The Data Protection Act was created to give protection and lay down the rules about how personal data can be used.

    • C. 

      The Data protection Act was created to have everyones personal information.

  • 2. 
    Data Protection Act: What rights do we have?
    • A. 

      To be supplied with the data held about us and to change any incorrect data

    • B. 

      To prevent data being used about us if it will cause distress

    • C. 

      To stop data being used in attempts to sell us something

    • D. 

      To use the law to gain compensation

    • E. 

      All of the above?

  • 3. 
     Are there any exemptions to the Data Protection Act?
    • A. 

      No

    • B. 

      Yes

    • C. 

      Maybe

    • D. 

      National Security Police The taxman Domestic purposes

    • E. 

      Your neighbour The postman Your dog.

  • 4. 
    Computer Misuse Act, what is it and why was it created?
    • A. 

      The Computer Misuse Act (1990) is a school for people who misuse computers or laptops.

    • B. 

      The Computer Misuse Act (1990) was developed to create viruses.

    • C. 

      The Computer Misuse Act (1990) was developed to cope with the problems of computer hackers and viruses.

    • D. 

      The Computer Misuse Act (1990) was developed to stop the misuse of computers in schools, colleges and university's.

    • E. 

      The Computer Misuse Act (1990) was developed to help the computers in need.

  • 5. 
    Copyright Design and Patents Act, why was it introduced?
    • A. 

      It was introduced to protect people who have created original pieces of work.

    • B. 

      It was introduced to protect you from mass murderers.

    • C. 

      It was introduced to allow you to copy great pieces of work.

  • 6. 
    What does copyright design and patents act protect?
    • A. 

      The Act protects a wide range of work… written and computer based Including: Copying Software;

    • B. 

      The Act protects a wide range of work… written and computer based Including: Copying text from web pages.

    • C. 

      The Act protects a wide range of work… written and computer based Including: Copying images or photographs from the Web;

    • D. 

      The Act protects a wide range of work… written and computer based Including: Copying or Downloading music;

    • E. 

      All of the above?

  • 7. 
    What health risks and problems are there from working with computers?
    • A. 

      There should be no trailing wires.

    • B. 

      Food and drink should not be placed near a machine.

    • C. 

      Electrical sockets must not be overloaded. Adequate space around the machine.

    • D. 

      All electrical equipment must be tested for safety at regular intervals.

    • E. 

      All Of The Above

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