Interesting Trivia On World Wide Web

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Interesting Trivia On World Wide Web

A General Science test on different types of World Wide Web


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is an auction site, with products sorted into categories?
    • A. 

      Altavista.com

    • B. 

      Google.com

    • C. 

      Microsoft.com

    • D. 

      Ebay.com

  • 2. 
    What company bought YouTube for $1.65 billion in 2006?
    • A. 

      Excite

    • B. 

      Google

    • C. 

      Microsoft

    • D. 

      Yahoo

  • 3. 
    What is the name of Microsoft's webmail?
    • A. 

      Hotmail

    • B. 

      Gmail

    • C. 

      Ymail

    • D. 

      M$mail

  • 4. 
    What is the name of Microsoft's web search solution?
    • A. 

      Live Search

    • B. 

      Microsoft Search

    • C. 

      Web Search

    • D. 

      Office Search

  • 5. 
    PayPal was purchased by what company in 2002?
    • A. 

      EBay

    • B. 

      Google

    • C. 

      Wells Fargo

    • D. 

      Microsoft

  • 6. 
    What can parents install on computers to limit where children can surf on the web?
    • A. 

      Parental Controls

    • B. 

      Firewall

    • C. 

      Anti-Virus

    • D. 

      Keylogger

  • 7. 
    What type of website is Monster.com?
    • A. 

      Job Search

    • B. 

      Auction

    • C. 

      Social Networking

    • D. 

      Entertainment

  • 8. 
    "Social utility that connects you with the people around you" refers to which of these sites?
    • A. 

      CNet.com

    • B. 

      ATT.com

    • C. 

      MSN.com

    • D. 

      Facebook.com

  • 9. 
    What "catchy" form of internet entertainment is featured on VH1's "Web Junk 20"?
    • A. 

      Viral Video

    • B. 

      Infectious Online Gaming

    • C. 

      Bacterial Chat

    • D. 

      Putrid Pop

  • 10. 
    In internet terminology, what does "HTML" stand for?
    • A. 

      Hypertext Markup Language

    • B. 

      Hyperthreaded Modulated Language

    • C. 

      Have To Meet Later

    • D. 

      Hate To Make You Laugh

  • 11. 
    In 1999, college dropout Shawn Fanning created which controversial file-sharing service?
    • A. 

      Current

    • B. 

      Tapster

    • C. 

      BitTorrent

    • D. 

      Napster

  • 12. 
    When you want an image to change when highlighted, which of these will not be in the tag?
    • A. 

      Name=

    • B. 

      Onmouseout=

    • C. 

      Href=

    • D. 

      Onmouseover=

  • 13. 
    Which of the following is a valid JavaScript file?
    • A. 

      Jinkool.Js

    • B. 

      Animate.Js

    • C. 

      Overlib.Js

    • D. 

      Scrollms.Js

  • 14. 
    What was the first web site to feature a banner advertisement?
    • A. 

      Hotwired.com

    • B. 

      Amazon.com

    • C. 

      Yahoo.com

    • D. 

      CNET.com

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      Spam

    • B. 

      Virus

    • C. 

      Phishing

    • D. 

      Worm