Ethics Quiz

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  • 1. 
    What are computer ethics?
    • A. 

      An honest, moral code that should be followed when on the computer

    • B. 

      A computer program about honesty

    • C. 

      A computer that fits on or under a desk

    • D. 

      A list of commandments in the Bible

  • 2. 
    What is NOT an example of cyberbullying?
    • A. 

      Creating an embarassing picture of your classmate and forwarding it to your friend's email addresses

    • B. 

      Sending someone a mean text

    • C. 

      Bullying someone in the hallway

    • D. 

      Threatening someone in an instant message

  • 3. 
    Check TWO ways to prevent or stop cyberbullying?
    • A. 

      Forward a mean message about a bully to your friends

    • B. 

      Tell a parent, teacher, or administrator

    • C. 

      Not forwarding mean texts sent you about a classmate

    • D. 

      Use instant messanger to talk to your friends about someone's outfit you did not like that day at school

  • 4. 
    Match the following words with their definition:
    • A. respect
    • A.
    • B. discrimination
    • B.
    • C. bullying
    • C.
    • D. cyber-bullying
    • D.
  • 5. 
    Your friend is being harassed on a social networking site.  You have an idea of who the culprit might be, but you are unsure.  What do you do?
    • A. 

      Fight the culprit. Even if they are not responsible, they might know who is.

    • B. 

      Tell a teacher or administrator. Depending on the severity of harassment, the authorities may get involved.

    • C. 

      Do nothing. After all, snitches get stitches.

    • D. 

      Join in the harassment by creating a fake profile.

  • 6. 
    Why respecting people is so important?
    • A. 

      Because you need to.

    • B. 

      To be treated the same way

    • C. 

      To construct a better society in which violence, discrimination or abuse don't exist.

    • D. 

      B and C

  • 7. 
    Facebook and Twitter are two of the largest social networking sites available.  There is a large possibility of encountering cyberbullies on these sites. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Should you accept friend request with total strangers?
    • A. 

      Of course!

    • B. 

      Sure, they seem nice.

    • C. 

      No. Just no.

    • D. 

      They added that I look cute! How bad could they be?

  • 9. 
    What are the types of bullying?
    • A. 

      Physical Bullying

    • B. 

      Verbal Bullying

    • C. 

      Emotional Bullying

    • D. 

      Theoretical Bullying

    • E. 

      Atomic Bullying

  • 10. 
    Jimmy has been at his girlfriends all morning.  He feels that she's being very distant; she's also texting a lot.  Jimmy thinks "Who could she be texting?" His girlfriend excuses herself to the bathroom, and that's when he notices that she left her phone.  Would it be ethical for Jimmy to check her phone under the suspicion that she is cheating?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Sarah finds a phone on the ground which contains private pictures of a girl who has bullied her in the past.  What should Sarah do?
    • A. 

      Post the pictures online.

    • B. 

      Hide the phone, she could use the pictures later if she starts getting bullied.

    • C. 

      Put the phone back where she found it.

    • D. 

      Give the phone to a teacher or administrator.

  • 12. 
    You are having fun, laughing and joking with a friend.  The joke goes too far and you upset your friend.  What do you do?Check all that apply.
    • A. 

      Yell at your friend for being a baby.

    • B. 

      Apologize.

    • C. 

      Don't press the joke further.

    • D. 

      Keep going, it's still funny.

  • 13. 
    A random person accidentally trips over your foot as they walk by you.  What do you do?
    • A. 

      Help them up.

    • B. 

      Laugh.

    • C. 

      Make a joke.

    • D. 

      Yell at them for scuffing your shoe.

  • 14. 
    Tonya always takes longer breaks than what she is allowed.  One shift, this caused Tim to have a late break.  He feels that if Tonya gets a long break, so should he.  Ultimately, he goes back to work at the time he is supposed too.  This was an ethical decision on Tim's part.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False