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A quiz about e-learning: trivia! E-learning is one of the enraging ways for students to learn, and it is quite important for students to know how to use the different devices and platforms available for them. What should you use to ensure that you get the most out of your e-learning experience? This quiz will help you find out. Give it a try to see what more you will learn.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which of the following is not an element of a virtual learning environment?

    • A.

      Discussion opportunities

    • B.

      Courseware

    • C.

      Online assessment

    • D.

      Supporting materials

    Correct Answer
    A. Discussion opportunities
    Explanation
    Discussion opportunities are an essential element of a virtual learning environment. They allow students to engage in collaborative discussions, share ideas, and learn from each other. These discussions promote critical thinking, problem-solving, and active participation. Therefore, the statement "discussion opportunities" is incorrect as it is indeed an element of a virtual learning environment.

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  • 2. 

    Streaming multimedia is a(n) ______________ method that facilitates the transmission of audio and video files from computer to computer in a stream.

    • A.

      Intranet data transfer

    • B.

      Internet data transfer

    • C.

      Primer

    • D.

      Media server application

    Correct Answer
    B. Internet data transfer
    Explanation
    Streaming multimedia is a method that allows the transmission of audio and video files from computer to computer in a continuous stream. It requires a network connection, typically the internet, to transfer the data. Intranet data transfer refers to the transfer of data within a private network, while a primer is an introductory document or guide. A media server application is a software that facilitates the storage and delivery of multimedia content, but it is not specifically related to the transmission of data over the internet. Therefore, the correct answer is internet data transfer.

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  • 3. 

    Web whiteboarding allows you to do the following, except:

    • A.

      Enable both teachers and students to work in real time

    • B.

      Emulates writing or drawing on a blackboard

    • C.

      Add audio

    • D.

      Contents can be saved for future presentations

    Correct Answer
    C. Add audio
    Explanation
    Web whiteboarding allows users to work in real time, emulates writing or drawing on a blackboard, and allows contents to be saved for future presentations. However, it does not have the capability to add audio.

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  • 4. 

    __________________________ allows users, regardless of location or connection speed, to share practically any kind of file with a limitless population of Internet users (i.e. Napster).  As for educational purposes, this model will work great as an exchange for learning objects or units of learning.

    • A.

      Peer-to-peer file sharing

    • B.

      Push technologies

    • C.

      Internet telephony

    • D.

      Streaming audio

    Correct Answer
    A. Peer-to-peer file sharing
    Explanation
    Peer-to-peer file sharing allows users to share files with others on the internet, regardless of their location or connection speed. This technology, exemplified by platforms like Napster, enables users to share practically any kind of file with a limitless population of internet users. In an educational context, this model can be utilized as an exchange for learning objects or units of learning, making it a great tool for educational purposes.

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  • 5. 

    Which one of the following statements is wrong?

    • A.

      Online Learning saves TIME

    • B.

      Online Learning saves MONEY

    • C.

      Online Learning is JUST-IN-CASE TRAINING

    • D.

      Online Learning saves THE ENVIRONMENT

    Correct Answer
    C. Online Learning is JUST-IN-CASE TRAINING
    Explanation
    The given correct answer is "Online Learning is JUST-IN-CASE TRAINING." This statement is wrong because online learning is not limited to just-in-case training. Online learning can be used for various purposes such as acquiring new skills, obtaining certifications, enhancing knowledge, and even earning degrees. It provides flexibility and convenience to learners, allowing them to learn at their own pace and access a wide range of resources. Therefore, online learning is not solely focused on just-in-case training.

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  • 6. 

    Online Learning is JUST-IN-TIME training.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Online learning is often referred to as "just-in-time" training because it provides learners with the flexibility to access educational materials and resources whenever they need them. Unlike traditional classroom-based learning, online learning allows individuals to learn at their own pace and convenience, eliminating the need to wait for scheduled classes or training sessions. This accessibility and flexibility make online learning a suitable option for individuals who require immediate access to training or knowledge, making the statement "Online Learning is JUST-IN-TIME training" true.

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  • 7. 

    Which one of the following statements is wrong?

    • A.

      Online Learning is MOTIVATING

    • B.

      Online Learning is INCREASE MATERIAL COST

    • C.

      Online Learning is ENHANCED COMPREHENSION

    • D.

      Online Learning is PORTABLE

    Correct Answer
    B. Online Learning is INCREASE MATERIAL COST
    Explanation
    The given statement "Online Learning is INCREASE MATERIAL COST" is wrong because online learning typically reduces material costs compared to traditional classroom learning. Online courses often provide digital materials and resources that can be accessed at no additional cost, eliminating the need for physical textbooks or printed materials. Additionally, online learning eliminates transportation and accommodation expenses, making it a more cost-effective option for many learners.

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  • 8. 

    What is e-learning?

    • A.

      Is a form of face to face facilitation

    • B.

      Is another type of traditional classroom learning

    • C.

      The use of technology to learn anytime and anywhere

    • D.

      I don't know

    Correct Answer
    C. The use of technology to learn anytime and anywhere
    Explanation
    The delivery of a learning, training, or education program by electronic means. E-learning involves the use of a computer or electronic device (e.g. a mobile phone) in some way to provide training, educational or learning material. (Derek Stockley 2003)

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  • 9. 

    What specifically E-learning good for?

    • A.

      Managing Interactive self study and tutorials

    • B.

      Reduce learning time

    • C.

      Increase the consultation time

    • D.

      Enhances learning activities

    Correct Answer
    A. Managing Interactive self study and tutorials
    Explanation
    E-learning is specifically good for managing interactive self-study and tutorials. This means that through e-learning platforms, individuals can engage in self-paced learning modules and access interactive tutorials that cater to their specific needs and learning styles. This allows for a more personalized learning experience and promotes independent learning. Additionally, e-learning provides flexibility in terms of time and location, making it convenient for learners to access educational materials and resources at their own pace.

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  • 10. 

    Limitation of E-Learning:

    • A.

      Involves basic equipment and a minimum level of computer knowledge in order to perform the tasks required by the system.

    • B.

      Some topics are not appropriate for e-Learning

    • C.

      Students can customize their learning pace according to his ability

    • D.

      E-Learning is flexible.

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Involves basic equipment and a minimum level of computer knowledge in order to perform the tasks required by the system.
    B. Some topics are not appropriate for e-Learning
    Explanation
    E-Learning has a limitation in that it requires basic equipment and a minimum level of computer knowledge to effectively use the system. This means that individuals who do not have access to computers or lack the necessary computer skills may face difficulties in participating in e-Learning. Additionally, some topics may not be suitable for e-Learning, as they may require hands-on practice or in-person interaction. However, e-Learning does offer the advantage of allowing students to customize their learning pace according to their abilities, and it provides flexibility in terms of when and where learning can take place.

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  • 11. 

    E-Learning is self-directed and self-paced means 

    • A.

      Learners control the amount of time they spend on any particular topic.

    • B.

      This allows learners to spend additional time on difficult items before moving on or to skip material they already understand

    • C.

      Students can learn forever

    • D.

      Students can learn without being bothered deadline

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Learners control the amount of time they spend on any particular topic.
    B. This allows learners to spend additional time on difficult items before moving on or to skip material they already understand
    Explanation
    E-Learning being self-directed and self-paced means that learners have the freedom to decide how much time they want to dedicate to each topic. This flexibility enables them to spend extra time on challenging concepts before moving on, ensuring a better understanding. It also allows learners to skip material they already grasp, saving time and focusing on areas that require more attention. This aspect of e-learning empowers students to learn at their own pace and tailor their learning experience according to their individual needs and preferences.

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  • 12. 

    E-Learning is flexible it means 

    • A.

      E-learning can be accessed in anyplace

    • B.

      E-learning can be accessed by anyone

    • C.

      E-learning can be accessed without a lot of rules

    • D.

      Learning can take place anytime and anywhere, as long as the necessary equipment is accessible

    Correct Answer
    D. Learning can take place anytime and anywhere, as long as the necessary equipment is accessible
    Explanation
    E-Learning is flexible because it allows for learning to happen at any time and in any location, as long as the necessary equipment is available. This means that individuals can access educational materials and courses from the comfort of their own homes, while traveling, or even during their lunch breaks at work. The flexibility of e-learning eliminates the need for strict schedules or physical attendance, making it accessible to a wide range of people with different lifestyles and commitments.

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  • 13. 

    E-Learning or training happens in real-time with an instructor facilitating the training. Most commonly this type of learning takes place over the Internet, using a “chat room” on specialized Web Sites. Each student logs in at a specific time and can communicate directly with the instructor and with each other.

    • A.

      Blended E-Learning

    • B.

      Synchronous e-Learning

    • C.

      Asynchronous learning

    • D.

      Distance Learning

    Correct Answer
    B. Synchronous e-Learning
    Explanation
    Synchronous e-Learning is the correct answer because it refers to e-Learning or training that happens in real-time with an instructor facilitating the training. This type of learning commonly takes place over the Internet using a "chat room" on specialized websites. Each student logs in at a specific time and can communicate directly with the instructor and with each other.

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  • 14. 

    E-Learning whose students generally work on an interactive “self-paced” program of study. This may include access to instructors or experts through online bulletin boards, discussion groups, and e-mail.

    • A.

      Asynchronous e-Learning

    • B.

      Blended E-Learning

    • C.

      Synchronous Learning

    • D.

      Distance E-Learning

    Correct Answer
    A. Asynchronous e-Learning
    Explanation
    This answer is correct because asynchronous e-Learning refers to a type of online learning where students can work at their own pace and do not have to be present at the same time as their instructors or peers. This type of e-Learning often includes access to instructors or experts through online platforms such as bulletin boards, discussion groups, and email. It allows for flexibility and self-directed learning.

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  • 15. 

    E-Learning provides consistent and effective training it means .

    • A.

      No variation in the delivery of lessons

    • B.

      All of the target learners can participate simultaneously and receive the same information

    • C.

      All teachers will have the same style in delivering lessons

    • D.

      Reducing the variability introduced through multiple sessions in different locations

    Correct Answer(s)
    B. All of the target learners can participate simultaneously and receive the same information
    D. Reducing the variability introduced through multiple sessions in different locations
    Explanation
    E-Learning provides consistent and effective training because all of the target learners can participate simultaneously and receive the same information. This eliminates any variation in the delivery of lessons and ensures that all learners are receiving the same content. Additionally, e-learning reduces the variability introduced through multiple sessions in different locations, as all learners can access the training from the same platform regardless of their physical location. This allows for a standardized and consistent learning experience for all participants.

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  • 16. 

    What is Collaboration tools?

    • A.

      Collaboration tools are process that two or more students makes communication to works and learn together

    • B.

      Collaboration tools are devices that enable communication between students and instructor only

    • C.

      Collaboration tools are devices that enable communication

    • D.

      Collaboration tools are devices that enable its communication by two or more students to makes communication to works and learn together

    Correct Answer
    D. Collaboration tools are devices that enable its communication by two or more students to makes communication to works and learn together
    Explanation
    Collaboration tools are devices or software that facilitate communication and cooperation among two or more individuals, such as students working together on a project or assignment. These tools enable students to communicate, share ideas, and work together to achieve a common goal. They promote collaboration and enhance the learning experience by allowing students to interact and learn from each other.

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  • 17. 

    One of E-learning Strategy is "E-Learning requires motivation and self-discipline" its means 

    • A.

      Successful e-Learning students are able to study independently and incorporate study time into their busy lives

    • B.

      Students must learns everytime

    • C.

      E-Learning requires a real commitment to keep up with the flow of the process and to finish within the required period of time

    • D.

      Students should set aside regular study time

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Successful e-Learning students are able to study independently and incorporate study time into their busy lives
    C. E-Learning requires a real commitment to keep up with the flow of the process and to finish within the required period of time
    D. Students should set aside regular study time
    Explanation
    The correct answer suggests that successful e-Learning students possess the ability to study independently and manage their study time effectively. They are able to incorporate studying into their busy lives and prioritize their commitments. Additionally, e-Learning requires a strong commitment to keep up with the learning process and complete the required tasks within the given time frame. To achieve success in e-Learning, students should allocate regular study time and maintain a disciplined approach towards their studies.

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  • 18. 

    The critical skills in e-learning are

    • A.

      The ability to efficiently read and interpret instructions.

    • B.

      The ability to chating

    • C.

      The ability to express ideas or opinion through writing

    • D.

      The ability to browsing

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. The ability to efficiently read and interpret instructions.
    C. The ability to express ideas or opinion through writing
    Explanation
    The correct answer is the ability to efficiently read and interpret instructions and the ability to express ideas or opinion through writing. These skills are critical in e-learning as they enable students to understand the instructions provided in online courses and assignments. Additionally, being able to express ideas and opinions through writing is important for participating in online discussions, submitting written assignments, and effectively communicating with instructors and peers in a virtual learning environment.

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  • 19. 

    Why do we have to provide a "test" for the learner?

    • A.

      To make sure that the students have taken the course material

    • B.

      To makes activity for students

    • C.

      To compare and measure learning outcomes

    • D.

      To ensure that the students know the material covered

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. To make sure that the students have taken the course material
    C. To compare and measure learning outcomes
    D. To ensure that the students know the material covered
    Explanation
    The purpose of providing a "test" for the learner is to ensure that the students have taken the course material, to compare and measure learning outcomes, and to ensure that the students know the material covered. Tests are used as a way to assess the knowledge and understanding of the students and determine if they have absorbed the information presented in the course. By testing the students, educators can gauge their level of comprehension and identify areas where additional instruction may be needed. Additionally, tests provide a means of evaluating the effectiveness of the teaching methods and the overall success of the course.

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  • 20. 

    What is Knowledge?

    • A.

      Knowledge is a familiarity of somethings

    • B.

      Knowledge is a knowhat of somethings

    • C.

      Knowledge is a understanding of somethings

    • D.

      Knowledge is a knowhow of somethings

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Knowledge is a familiarity of somethings
    C. Knowledge is a understanding of somethings
    D. Knowledge is a knowhow of somethings
    Explanation
    The answer is correct because knowledge can be defined as having familiarity, understanding, and know-how about something. Familiarity implies being acquainted or familiar with a subject or topic. Understanding refers to comprehending or having a clear grasp of the information or concepts. Know-how suggests having practical knowledge or skills to apply in a specific area. Therefore, all three options accurately describe different aspects of what knowledge entails.

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  • 21. 

    What is Virtual School?

    • A.

      System which allows the deployment course material from instructors to students trough electronic-learning

    • B.

      System which integration of Learning Management System (LMS) with Learning Content Management System (LCMS), and Collaboration System

    • C.

      Phisycal School with electronic content

    • D.

      School with multimedia and telecomunication divices infrastructure

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. System which allows the deployment course material from instructors to students trough electronic-learning
    B. System which integration of Learning Management System (LMS) with Learning Content Management System (LCMS), and Collaboration System
    Explanation
    Virtual School is a system that enables the distribution of course material from instructors to students through electronic learning. It also involves the integration of a Learning Management System (LMS) with a Learning Content Management System (LCMS) and a Collaboration System. This means that students can access educational content and resources online, engage in collaborative activities, and interact with their instructors remotely.

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  • 22. 

    One of the advantages of e-learning is

    • A.

      Train more independent learners in the learning process

    • B.

      Does not require the preparation of learning

    • C.

      Does not require teacher or instructor

    • D.

      Reaching a wider geographical area

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Train more independent learners in the learning process
    D. Reaching a wider geographical area
    Explanation
    E-learning offers the advantage of training more independent learners in the learning process. This is because e-learning platforms often provide self-paced courses and resources, allowing learners to take control of their own learning journey. Additionally, e-learning eliminates the need for physical classrooms and can be accessed from anywhere with an internet connection, reaching a wider geographical area.

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  • 23. 

    Web whiteboarding allows you to do the following, except:

    • A.

      Enable both teachers and students to work in real time

    • B.

      Emulates writing or drawing on a blackboard

    • C.

      Add audio and video

    • D.

      Contents can be saved for future presentations

    Correct Answer
    C. Add audio and video
    Explanation
    Web whiteboarding allows users to work in real time, emulates writing or drawing on a blackboard, and save contents for future presentations. However, it does not have the capability to add audio and video.

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  • 24. 

    What is the definition of learning?

    • A.

      A procedure during which an animal or person learns to associate a reflex response with a new stimulus.

    • B.

      A relatively permanent change in behaviour due to experience

    • C.

      A conditioned response dies out

    • D.

      The conditioned response is only produced when a specific stimulus is presented

    Correct Answer
    B. A relatively permanent change in behaviour due to experience
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "A relatively permanent change in behavior due to experience." This definition accurately describes learning as a process that results in a lasting change in behavior as a result of past experiences. It implies that learning is not temporary or fleeting, but rather has a lasting impact on an individual's behavior.

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  • 25. 

    A learning objective describes a single major skill for the 

    • A.

      Course

    • B.

      Unit

    • C.

      Lesson

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Lesson
    Explanation
    A learning objective describes a single major skill for the lesson. This means that it focuses on one specific skill or concept that students should be able to demonstrate mastery of by the end of the lesson. Learning objectives help guide the instructional design and assessment of the lesson, ensuring that it is clear and targeted towards achieving a specific learning outcome.

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