What Is A Copyright?

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Copyright Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Copyright is a form of legal protection that is automatically provided to the authors of original works. Copyright covers thoughts, ideas, books, music, dance, and artistic works.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Copyright lasts how long for individuals
    • A. 

      14 years

    • B. 

      A lifetime, plus 70 years

    • C. 

      100 years

    • D. 

      Forever

  • 3. 
    _________________________ is a legal defense given when someone is accused of violating copyright law.
  • 4. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    It is okay to use software and burn a copy of a purchased movie on to a dvd you buy from the store and then sell the dvd to a friend. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Copyright law covers all of the following.
    • A. 

      Music and dance

    • B. 

      Movies, tv shows and plays

    • C. 

      Creative ideas

    • D. 

      Written work

    • E. 

      Drawings, paintings, photography or other artistic work

  • 7. 
    Copyright is automatically given to someone once they have created something that falls under the copyright law. They do not have to file for copyright with the courts unless they are looking into accusing someone of illegally using their creation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    It is okay to take music you own and create a remix using digital music tools. Once you have created this remix it is okay for you to share it with friends.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    You can use portions of copyrighted work without permission from the copyright owner due to _______________________.
  • 10. 
    After copyright has expired the original work in now considered in the public domain and anyone can use it however them desire.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False