Nursing Informatics Quiz 01

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Nursing Informatics Quizzes & Trivia

A multiple choice-type of exam about nursing informatics.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Write an essay (reaction or opinion) on the topic: COMPUTER ON THE NEXT 20 YEARS. 10 points. Maximum of 300 words only.
  • 2. 
    Pertains to discrete observations taht are not interpreted, organized, or structured.
    • A. 

      Data

    • B. 

      Information

    • C. 

      Knowledge

  • 3. 
    Nursing informatics is the combination of which aspects? Choose all that applies.
    • A. 

      Computer science

    • B. 

      Information science

    • C. 

      Nursing science

    • D. 

      Medical science

  • 4. 
    Example of a KNOWLEDGE.
    • A. 

      Age

    • B. 

      140/90 mmHg= hypertension

    • C. 

      Effectiveness of debriefing after a traumatic event.

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    Distance learning/teaching via the internet, is an example of NI applied to:
    • A. 

      Clinical practice

    • B. 

      Education

    • C. 

      Administration

    • D. 

      Research

  • 6. 
    Evaluation of nurse-sensitive outcome measures using standard minimum data set, is an example of NI applied to:
    • A. 

      Clinical practice

    • B. 

      Education

    • C. 

      Administration

    • D. 

      Research

  • 7. 
    Measured in gigahertz:
    • A. 

      CPU processor

    • B. 

      Amount of RAM

    • C. 

      Seek time

    • D. 

      Input processing time

  • 8. 
    The physical parts of the computer, allows the user to enter data into the computer
    • A. 

      Software

    • B. 

      Application

    • C. 

      Hardware

    • D. 

      Input data

  • 9. 
    3 components to determine computer speed
    • A. 

      CPU processor

    • B. 

      Amount of RAM

    • C. 

      Seek time

    • D. 

      Input processing time

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is TRUE? Choose all that applies.
    • A. 

      KILOBYTES= 1000 bytes

    • B. 

      GIGABYTES=1 million BYTES

    • C. 

      1 BYTE= one letter

    • D. 

      MEGABYTES= 1 billion BYTES

  • 11. 
    Are programs that manipulate words and numbers
    • A. 

      Software

    • B. 

      Spreadsheet

    • C. 

      Database

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    WWW refers to complex links among web pages and websites accessed through URL’ s
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    There is a standard protocol that exists to ensure the information provided is current or accurate
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Internet was first used inside the World Trade Center to provide the military a new form of fast communication.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    URL means a Uniform Resource Location
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    By mid 1980’s, communication methods expanded and a world Internet became a reality
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False