Online Internet Safety Quiz

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This is a quiz that will help you get to know the rights and wrongs of interney safety.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    How many kids ,on average, a year get abducted due to online meetings?

    • A.

      500

    • B.

      2,000

    • C.

      800,000

    • D.

      100,000

    • E.

      150

    Correct Answer
    C. 800,000
  • 2. 

    How many kids ,on average, a year get abducted due to online meetings?

    • A.

      500

    • B.

      2,000

    • C.

      800,000

    • D.

      100,000

    • E.

      150

    Correct Answer
    C. 800,000
  • 3. 

    What would you say if someone online asked you to meet them in person?

    • A.

      Sure, I love making new friends!

    • B.

      Why not, It's not like I'm going to get abducted.

    • C.

      I'll have to check with my parents.

    • D.

      As long as my friends can go too.

    • E.

      NO! I dont know who you are.

    Correct Answer
    E. NO! I dont know who you are.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "NO! I don't know who you are." This response shows caution and awareness of the potential dangers of meeting someone in person whom they have only interacted with online. It is important to prioritize personal safety and not blindly trust strangers on the internet.

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  • 4. 

    If you bully someone online, thats much better that bullying then in person.

    • A.

      Yes

    • B.

      No

    • C.

      If I don't get caught.

    Correct Answer
    B. No
    Explanation
    Bullying someone online is not better than bullying them in person. Bullying, regardless of the medium, is harmful and can have severe emotional and psychological effects on the victim. Cyberbullying can be just as damaging, if not more, as it can reach a wider audience and have a longer-lasting impact due to the permanence of online content. It is important to promote kindness, empathy, and respect both online and offline, and to discourage any form of bullying.

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  • 5. 

    What would you say if someone online asked you to meet them in person?

    • A.

      Sure, I love making new friends!

    • B.

      Why not, It's not like I'm going to get abducted.

    • C.

      I'll have to check with my parents.

    • D.

      As long as my friends can go too.

    • E.

      NO! I dont know who you are.

    Correct Answer
    E. NO! I dont know who you are.
    Explanation
    This answer is the correct one because it prioritizes personal safety and recognizes the potential danger of meeting someone online whom you don't know. It is important to be cautious and not put oneself at risk by meeting strangers in person without proper knowledge or verification of their identity.

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  • 6. 

    What can happen if sexting goes bad?

    • A.

      A bad break-up leads to sending the picture out to everyone.

    • B.

      Suicide

    • C.

      Public humiliation

    • D.

      Harrasment

    • E.

      All of the Above

    Correct Answer
    E. All of the Above
    Explanation
    If sexting goes bad, several negative consequences can occur. In a bad break-up, one party may seek revenge by distributing the explicit picture to others, leading to public humiliation. The emotional distress caused by this situation can be severe and may even result in suicide. Additionally, the person involved may face harassment from peers or even strangers, further exacerbating the negative impact of the situation. Therefore, all of the above options are potential outcomes when sexting goes wrong.

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  • 7. 

    If you bully someone online, thats much better that bullying then in person.

    • A.

      Yes

    • B.

      No

    • C.

      If I don't get caught.

    Correct Answer
    B. No
    Explanation
    Bullying is never acceptable, whether it occurs online or in person. Both forms of bullying can have severe negative impacts on the victim's mental health and well-being. It is important to promote kindness, empathy, and respect in all forms of communication, whether online or offline.

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  • 8. 

    Putting online information set to private is Good or Bad?

    Correct Answer
    Good
    Explanation
    Putting online information set to private is considered good because it helps protect personal privacy and security. By keeping information private, individuals can control who has access to their personal data, reducing the risk of identity theft, online harassment, and other cybercrimes. It also allows individuals to maintain a certain level of anonymity and control over their online presence. Overall, setting online information to private is a proactive measure to safeguard personal information and maintain digital privacy.

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  • 9. 

    What can happen if sexting goes bad?

    • A.

      A bad break-up leads to sending the picture out to everyone.

    • B.

      Suicide

    • C.

      Public humiliation

    • D.

      Harrasment

    • E.

      All of the Above

    Correct Answer
    E. All of the Above
    Explanation
    If sexting goes bad, several negative consequences can occur. Firstly, if there is a bad break-up, one person may choose to seek revenge by sharing the explicit picture with others, resulting in public humiliation. Secondly, the emotional distress caused by the situation can lead to thoughts of suicide. Lastly, the person who sent the picture may become a target of harassment, both online and offline. Therefore, all of the mentioned outcomes can happen if sexting goes wrong.

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  • 10. 

    Who can be an online predator?

    • A.

      Anyone.

    • B.

      Only prevous pedophile.

    • C.

      Criminals

    • D.

      Creeps who live in their mom's basement.

    Correct Answer
    A. Anyone.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Anyone." This is because online predators can come from various backgrounds and demographics. It is not limited to only previous pedophiles, criminals, or people who live in their mom's basement. Online predators can be anyone who uses the internet as a means to exploit or harm others, regardless of their previous history or living situation.

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  • 11. 

    Putting online information set to private is Good or Bad?

    Correct Answer
    Good
    Explanation
    Putting online information set to private is considered good because it helps protect personal privacy and security. By setting information to private, individuals have more control over who can access their personal data, reducing the risk of identity theft, cyberbullying, and other online threats. It also allows individuals to maintain a certain level of anonymity and control over their online presence, ensuring that only trusted individuals can view their information. Overall, setting online information to private can help individuals feel more secure and maintain their privacy in the digital world.

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  • 12. 

    Why do bullies feel that it is ok to bully online?

    • A.

      They don't have the guts to say it in person

    • B.

      Theres a screen in the way.

    • C.

      They can't see the persons reactions and don't feel as bad.

    • D.

      They think its funny.

    • E.

      All of the Above

    Correct Answer
    E. All of the Above
    Explanation
    Bullies may feel that it is okay to bully online for several reasons. Firstly, they may lack the courage to say hurtful things in person, so they resort to online platforms where they feel more anonymous and safe. Additionally, the presence of a screen acts as a barrier, making it easier for bullies to detach themselves from the consequences of their actions. They cannot see the immediate reactions of the person they are bullying, which reduces their empathy and guilt. Finally, some bullies may find it amusing or entertaining to hurt others online. All of these reasons contribute to why bullies feel it is acceptable to engage in online bullying.

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  • 13. 

    Who can be an online predator?

    • A.

      Anyone.

    • B.

      Only prevous pedophile.

    • C.

      Criminals

    • D.

      Creeps who live in their mom's basement.

    Correct Answer
    A. Anyone.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Anyone." This means that online predators can be anyone, regardless of their background or previous history. It is important to be cautious and aware of the potential dangers when interacting with others online, as anyone can pose a threat.

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  • 14. 

    Who do online predators target?

    • A.

      NOT ME!

    • B.

      Not my school

    • C.

      Anyone they can

    • D.

      Their friends

    Correct Answer
    C. Anyone they can
    Explanation
    Online predators target anyone they can because they are opportunistic and will exploit any vulnerable individual they come across on the internet. They do not discriminate based on age, gender, or location, making everyone a potential target. It is essential for all internet users to be cautious and take necessary precautions to protect themselves from such predators.

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  • 15. 

    Why do bullies feel that it is ok to bully online?

    • A.

      They don't have the guts to say it in person

    • B.

      Theres a screen in the way.

    • C.

      They can't see the persons reactions and don't feel as bad.

    • D.

      They think its funny.

    • E.

      All of the Above

    Correct Answer
    E. All of the Above
    Explanation
    Bullies may feel that it is okay to bully online for several reasons. Firstly, they may lack the courage to say hurtful things in person, so they resort to online platforms where they feel more anonymous and safe. Additionally, the presence of a screen acts as a barrier, making it easier for bullies to detach themselves from the consequences of their actions. They may also find it amusing to bully others online, as they may not witness the immediate emotional impact it has on the victim. Therefore, all of the above reasons contribute to why bullies feel it is acceptable to bully online.

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  • 16. 

    Who do online predators target?

    • A.

      NOT ME!

    • B.

      Not my school

    • C.

      Anyone they can

    • D.

      Their friends

    Correct Answer
    C. Anyone they can
    Explanation
    Online predators target anyone they can, regardless of age, gender, or background. They exploit the anonymity and accessibility of the internet to prey on vulnerable individuals, such as children, teenagers, and even adults. These predators use various tactics to gain the trust of their victims and manipulate them into engaging in harmful activities or sharing personal information. It is crucial to educate and raise awareness about online safety to protect oneself and others from falling victim to these predators.

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  • 17. 

    Which gender is targeted by predators? 

    • A.

      Boys

    • B.

      Girls

    • C.

      Kittens

    • D.

      Boys and Girls

    Correct Answer
    D. Boys and Girls
    Explanation
    Predators do not discriminate based on gender when targeting their victims. Both boys and girls can be targeted by predators. This answer acknowledges that predators can target individuals of both genders, highlighting the importance of protecting and educating children of all genders about potential dangers and safety measures.

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  • 18. 

    Which gender is targeted by predators? 

    • A.

      Boys

    • B.

      Girls

    • C.

      Kittens

    • D.

      Boys and Girls

    Correct Answer
    D. Boys and Girls
    Explanation
    Predators do not discriminate based on gender when targeting their victims. Both boys and girls can be targeted by predators. This is because predators look for vulnerability and opportunity rather than gender. It is important to educate and protect both boys and girls from potential predators to ensure their safety.

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  • 19. 

    What is it called when a predator tries to get information from you?

    • A.

      Shaving

    • B.

      Washing

    • C.

      Stalking

    • D.

      Grooming

    • E.

      Combing

    Correct Answer
    D. Grooming
    Explanation
    Grooming is the process where a predator builds a relationship with their victim in order to gain their trust and manipulate them. This can involve gaining personal information, emotional connection, and exploiting vulnerabilities. It is a deceptive tactic used by predators to exploit and harm their victims.

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  • 20. 

    What is it called when a predator tries to get information from you?

    • A.

      Shaving

    • B.

      Washing

    • C.

      Stalking

    • D.

      Grooming

    • E.

      Combing

    Correct Answer
    D. Grooming
    Explanation
    Grooming is the act of a predator trying to gain information from someone, typically with the intention of manipulating or exploiting them. This can occur online or in person, where the predator builds trust and establishes a relationship with the victim in order to exploit them later. Grooming tactics can include flattery, gifts, and emotional manipulation to gain the victim's trust and make them more vulnerable to exploitation.

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