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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    This game system from Microsoft is hands-free and equipped with a camera that detects and reacts to your every move.

    • A.

      Playstation

    • B.

      Kinect

    • C.

      Wii

    • D.

      Nintendo

    Correct Answer
    B. Kinect
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Kinect. The explanation for this is that Kinect is a game system from Microsoft that is hands-free and equipped with a camera that detects and reacts to the player's every move. This allows for a more immersive gaming experience without the need for a controller.

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  • 2. 

    Sony's motion-controlled game system for PlayStation uses small, hand-held lights to react to your swings, throws, and slides.

    • A.

      Move

    • B.

      Xbox 360

    • C.

      Wii

    • D.

      GameCube

    Correct Answer
    B. Xbox 360
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Xbox 360. The explanation for this is that the Xbox 360 also had a motion-controlled game system called Kinect, which used a camera to track the player's movements without the need for handheld lights. The Wii also had motion controls, but it used a different system with a motion-sensing controller. The GameCube did not have motion controls. Therefore, the Xbox 360 is the most appropriate answer in this context.

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  • 3. 

    With this device from Logitech, any television set that supports an HDMI port can also be used for web browsing, video calling, and YouTubing.

    • A.

      Webcam

    • B.

      ClearChat

    • C.

      Revue

    • D.

      Alert

    Correct Answer
    C. Revue
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Revue because the Logitech Revue is a device that allows any television with an HDMI port to be used for web browsing, video calling, and accessing YouTube. It is a device that enables users to transform their TV into a smart TV, providing internet capabilities and access to various online platforms.

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  • 4. 

    The DSC-TX9 and the DSC-WX5, cutting-edge cameras from Sony, creates this kind of image.

    • A.

      Digital

    • B.

      2D

    • C.

      HD

    • D.

      3D

    Correct Answer
    D. 3D
    Explanation
    The DSC-TX9 and the DSC-WX5, cutting-edge cameras from Sony, are capable of creating 3D images. These cameras utilize advanced technology to capture images with depth and dimension, allowing viewers to experience a more immersive and realistic visual experience. With the ability to capture 3D images, these cameras offer users a unique and innovative way to document their surroundings and capture moments in a more dynamic and engaging way.

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  • 5. 

    This free application from Google allows users to take a picture of just about anything and, within moments, returns a search-result page for the item

    • A.

      PicSearch

    • B.

      G-Search

    • C.

      Goggles

    • D.

      Snaps

    Correct Answer
    C. Goggles
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Goggles". The given description mentions that the application allows users to take a picture and quickly get search results for the item. This matches the functionality of Google Goggles, an image recognition app developed by Google, which can analyze images and provide relevant search results based on the image content.

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  • 6. 

    OnLive is a subscription service that delivers these directly to your Mac, PC, or home television through the power of the Internet.

    • A.

      Music downloads

    • B.

      Movies

    • C.

      TV Shows

    • D.

      Video Games

    Correct Answer
    D. Video Games
    Explanation
    OnLive is a subscription service that allows users to access and play video games directly on their Mac, PC, or home television through the internet. It offers a wide range of video games for users to choose from and play without the need for physical game discs or downloads. This service provides convenience and accessibility for gamers, as they can enjoy playing various video games without the need for expensive gaming consoles or hardware.

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  • 7. 

    OPOWER is a service that collects data on this and then aggregates and compares it with your neighbors, all in an effort to impact your behavior.

    • A.

      Recycled items

    • B.

      Water usage

    • C.

      Energy usage

    • D.

      Gas consumption

    Correct Answer
    C. Energy usage
    Explanation
    OPOWER is a service that collects data on energy usage and then aggregates and compares it with your neighbors. By doing so, it aims to impact your behavior and encourage you to be more mindful of your energy consumption. This comparison allows individuals to see how their energy usage compares to others in their neighborhood, potentially motivating them to reduce their energy usage and adopt more sustainable habits.

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  • 8. 

    This social network site aims to encourage users to be more physically active by allowing them to present "if/then" challenges to friends.

    • A.

      Twitter.com

    • B.

      Imoveyou.com

    • C.

      Ifthen.com

    • D.

      Facebook.com

    Correct Answer
    B. Imoveyou.com
    Explanation
    imoveyou.com is the correct answer because it aligns with the given explanation. The website aims to encourage users to be more physically active by allowing them to present "if/then" challenges to friends. This suggests that imoveyou.com provides a platform where users can set fitness challenges for their friends, using the "if/then" format. The other options, twitter.com, ifthen.com, and facebook.com, do not specifically focus on promoting physical activity or facilitating fitness challenges.

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  • 9. 

    This gadget fits on top of standard pill bottles and illuminates when it is time to take your dosage.

    • A.

      GlowCaps

    • B.

      RememPill

    • C.

      DailyGlow

    • D.

      LightNow

    Correct Answer
    A. GlowCaps
    Explanation
    GlowCaps is the correct answer because it is a gadget that fits on top of standard pill bottles and illuminates when it is time to take your dosage. The name "GlowCaps" suggests the glowing feature of the gadget, which helps remind the user to take their medication. The other options, RememPill, DailyGlow, and LightNow, do not specifically indicate the illuminating feature or its purpose of reminding the user to take their medication.

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  • 10. 

    This '70s-era, video game giant is making a comeback with a digital initiative that will offer customers revamped versions of classic games that can be played online.

    • A.

      GameCube

    • B.

      Sega

    • C.

      Atari

    • D.

      Nintendo

    Correct Answer
    C. Atari
    Explanation
    Atari is the correct answer because the statement mentions a '70s-era video game giant making a comeback with a digital initiative. Atari was a major player in the video game industry during the 1970s and 1980s, and they have recently announced plans to release revamped versions of their classic games that can be played online. This aligns with the information provided in the statement.

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