Movie Quiz 11/30/10

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Movie Quiz 11/30/10

This is a basic, "main idea" quiz for the "Evolution of the Web" and "Moore's Law" videos we saw.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Provide a brief summary of the Kevin Kelly video.
  • 2. 
    In the "Technological Evolution" video, Kevin Kelly compares the World Wide Web to the following:
    • A. 

      A train.

    • B. 

      A spiderweb.

    • C. 

      A brain.

    • D. 

      A series of tubes.

  • 3. 
    Mr. Kelly says the Web will become ubiquitous and we will become very dependent on it, much the same way we depend on __________. 
    • A. 

      Bacteria.

    • B. 

      The alphabet.

    • C. 

      Gasoline.

  • 4. 
    Mr. Kelly was seated throughout his speech.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Moore's Law deals with miniaturization and says that the number of circuits that can be etched on a silicon chip (and therefore the speed of the chip) doubles every ______ months. If the same rule was applied to your brain cells, six years from now you would potentially be ______ times as "smart" as you are today.
    • A. 

      24, 8

    • B. 

      24, 16

    • C. 

      16, 8

    • D. 

      16, 4