Dmp Quiz

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Dmp Quiz


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  • 1. 
    DMP Structure - Which of these sections is NOT usually found in a DMP?
    • A. 

      Data Collection

    • B. 

      Storage and Backup

    • C. 

      Data Sharing

    • D. 

      Strategic Planning

  • 2. 
    Data created – Which of these is a useful description of the data that will be produced by your project?
    • A. 

      “observational data”

    • B. 

      “experimental data”

    • C. 

      “data”

    • D. 

      “Approx. 200 digital photos with corresponding metadata including Date, Time, Researcher, Location, Conditions”

  • 3. 
    DMP Structure - Which of these sections is NOT usually found in a DMP?
    • A. 

      Selection and Preservation

    • B. 

      Data Sharing

    • C. 

      Test Specifications

    • D. 

      Responsibilities and Resources

  • 4. 
    File formats – Which of these is file formats is a better choice for storing data?
    • A. 

      Non-proprietary format like .csv

    • B. 

      Proprietary format like .psd

    • C. 

      Proprietary format like .xlsx

    • D. 

      Proprietary format like .docx

  • 5. 
    File naming – Which is best practice for file naming for the following project? Project Cake - “researching the effects of baking soda and baking powder on cake rising”
    • A. 

      My_results.csv

    • B. 

      Cake&data.csv

    • C. 

      CAKE_soda1_kitchen1_baker_2018_risedata_210518.csv

    • D. 

      210518.csv

  • 6. 
    File naming – Which of the following is good practice in file naming?
    • A. 

      Very long filenames

    • B. 

      Filenames containing special characters like # @ $ %

    • C. 

      Filenames containing spaces

    • D. 

      Filenames with consistent date format e.g. DDMMYYYY

  • 7. 
    Backup of data - Which of the following DMP extracts is NOT part of a good backup strategy
    • A. 

      Backup files onto the server where the data is already stored

    • B. 

      Identify who should be contacted if data restore is needed

    • C. 

      Data will be backed up onto an external hard drive and onto the university’s research drive

    • D. 

      Training will be provided for staff who need to create or access backups

  • 8. 
    When should a DMP be reviewed?
    • A. 

      Never

    • B. 

      At the end of the project

    • C. 

      A year after the end of the project

    • D. 

      Every few months

  • 9. 
    Storing and sharing data – which IS best practice for sharing data
    • A. 

      “I will store data in the (named) repository”

    • B. 

      “I will loan you a USB key with the data”

    • C. 

      “It’s in DropBox”

    • D. 

      “I will email data if asked for it”

  • 10. 
    DMP Structure - Which of these sections is NOT usually found in a DMP?
    • A. 

      Administrative Data

    • B. 

      Recommendations

    • C. 

      Documentation and Metadata

    • D. 

      Ethics and Legal Compliance