Andragotech Speech Recognition Quiz

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Andragotech Speech Recognition Quiz

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  • 1. 
    What are the two parts of the captioning process?
    • A. 

      Transcribing and timing

    • B. 

      Encoding and captioning

    • C. 

      Transcribing and encoding

    • D. 

      Timing and encoding

  • 2. 
    How important is voice training when using Dragon Naturally Speaking?
    • A. 

      Completely optional

    • B. 

      Suggested but not required

    • C. 

      Mandatory

    • D. 

      Only needed with speakers who have accents

  • 3. 
    It usually takes much longer to time captions from a transcript than it does to actually create the corrected transcript. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Which process in Dragon Naturally Speaking does not use a microphone?
    • A. 

      Transcription from file

    • B. 

      Dictation

    • C. 

      Document editing using commands

    • D. 

      Creating a voice profile

  • 5. 
    What is Dragon Sidebar?
    • A. 

      A context sensitive list of global commands

    • B. 

      Allows you access to major elements of the program

    • C. 

      Allows you to play videos on the side of the screen

    • D. 

      A box where you can type text

  • 6. 
    How long has speech recognition been in development?
    • A. 

      Over 60 years

    • B. 

      Over 50 years

    • C. 

      Over 40 years

    • D. 

      Over 30 years

  • 7. 
    Why is high quality audio important when using speech recognition applications?
    • A. 

      It allows you to communicate your ideas more clearly.

    • B. 

      It allows the application to process audio much faster.

    • C. 

      It allows the application to obtain increased accuracy.

    • D. 

      It allows identification of speaker accents.

  • 8. 
    Automatic Sync is a service that can time captions to video. It can also be used to transcribe videos. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    What is Apple's desktop speech recognition software called?
    • A. 

      Enhanced Recognition

    • B. 

      Apple Recognition

    • C. 

      Enhanced Dictation

    • D. 

      Apple Dictation

  • 10. 
    What are the 3 primary functions of Dragon Naturally Speaking?
    • A. 

      Lecture capture, audio correction, dictation

    • B. 

      Live performance, command recognition, transcription

    • C. 

      Dictation, transcription from file, command recognition

    • D. 

      Dictation, lecture capture, transcription from file

  • 11. 
    Optimizing your microphone involves ...
    • A. 

      Testing the volume of the computer

    • B. 

      Testing the volume of your voice

    • C. 

      Seeing if the computer has a sound card

    • D. 

      Deciding what type of microphone to use

  • 12. 
    Why should headsets be worn by a cameraperson during the entire recording?
    • A. 

      To block out any noises that should not be recorded

    • B. 

      To make sure that if there is a problem with the audio, it will be detected quickly

    • C. 

      Because it looks more professional

    • D. 

      Because headsets will keep the cameraperson's ears warm

  • 13. 
    Poor audio quality will reduce the accuracy of speech recognition solutions much more than speaker accents.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Complete the sentence. Command recognition can be used ...
    • A. 

      To make speech recognition applications more accurate

    • B. 

      Should be used if you can't operate a keyboard

    • C. 

      To correct transcripts

    • D. 

      To time captions

  • 15. 
    Complete the sentence. Dragon speech recognition is more efficient than manual transcription ...
    • A. 

      In all cases

    • B. 

      Even if there are a number of different speakers

    • C. 

      Whether or not voice training has taken place

    • D. 

      In most cases when the audio quality is good

  • 16. 
    What is the DragonPad?
    • A. 

      Nuance's version of the iPad

    • B. 

      A spell checker

    • C. 

      A simple word processor within Dragon Naturally Speaking 12

    • D. 

      A collection of links to other Dragon products

  • 17. 
    Three timing solutions were mentioned in this website. Which statement is true?
    • A. 

      MovieCaptioner is software, Automatic Sync is a service, YouTube is a portal

    • B. 

      MovieCaptioner is a service, Automatic Sync is a portal, YouTube is software

    • C. 

      MovieCaptioner is a portal, Automatic Sync is a website, YouTube is a service

    • D. 

      MovieCaptioner is website, Automatic Sync is a service, YouTube is software

  • 18. 
    Transcription accuracy with Dragon Naturally Speaking can be improved by which method?
    • A. 

      Importing vocabulary lists

    • B. 

      Going to the Accuracy Center

    • C. 

      Doing additional voice training

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 19. 
    A wired lavaliere microphone is best used for what type of situation?
    • A. 

      Events

    • B. 

      Interviews

    • C. 

      Webcasts

    • D. 

      Lectures

  • 20. 
    Transcription from file is useful in education because of what reason?
    • A. 

      Educators do not have have live lectures.

    • B. 

      Dictation has not been proven to be reliable.

    • C. 

      Many lectures are recorded before they can be transcribed.

    • D. 

      All lectures are file-based

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