Test Your IQ On World Wide Web

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Test Your IQ On World Wide Web

This is a quiz about World Wide Web. Will you be able to handle it?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does "YMMV" stands for in IM'ing?
    • A. 

      You Make Me Vomit

    • B. 

      Your Mileage May Vary

    • C. 

      Young Men Make VIP

    • D. 

      Your Mom May Vacate

  • 2. 
    What is the international consortium dedicated to the creation of Web standards called?
    • A. 

      HP

    • B. 

      IBM

    • C. 

      NIST

    • D. 

      W3C

  • 3. 
    Who is credited with creating the World Wide Web?
    • A. 

      Vincent Cerf

    • B. 

      Tim Berners-Lee

    • C. 

      James Bronson

    • D. 

      Thomas Cern

  • 4. 
    What the was the first World Wide Web HTML page?
    • A. 

      TheProject.html

    • B. 

      Default.html

    • C. 

      Home.html

    • D. 

      Index.html

  • 5. 
    What was the name of the first GUI Web browser?
    • A. 

      Midas

    • B. 

      Viola

    • C. 

      WorldWideWeb

    • D. 

      Mosaic

  • 6. 
    What is the name of Microsoft's Web Server offering?
    • A. 

      Apache

    • B. 

      HTTP Express

    • C. 

      Microsoft Web Server

    • D. 

      Internet Information Services

  • 7. 
    What was the most visited Web site in 2007, according to Alexa?
    • A. 

      Wikipedia.com

    • B. 

      MySpace.com

    • C. 

      Google.com

    • D. 

      Yahoo.com

  • 8. 
    What popular social networking site was sold to News Corp. for $580 million in 2005?
    • A. 

      Facebook.com

    • B. 

      Dating.com

    • C. 

      Myspace.com

    • D. 

      Google.com

  • 9. 
    What does the acronym "URL" stand for?
    • A. 

      United Reform League

    • B. 

      Uniform Resource Locator

    • C. 

      Universal Resource Location

    • D. 

      Uniform Resource Landing

  • 10. 
    In a Web address, what implies that a Web page is encrypted?
    • A. 

      Https

    • B. 

      Secure

    • C. 

      ://

    • D. 

      Enc

  • 11. 
    What does "www" in the URL http://www.company.com/index.html mean?
    • A. 

      World Wide Web

    • B. 

      Host Name

    • C. 

      Address

    • D. 

      Domain Name

  • 12. 
    In the URL "http://www.company.com/index.html", which of these does "index.html" represent?
    • A. 

      Web Page

    • B. 

      Host

    • C. 

      Protocol

    • D. 

      Domain

  • 13. 
    Which information browsing system is considered the precursor to the modern day Web?
    • A. 

      FTP

    • B. 

      POP3

    • C. 

      Gopher

    • D. 

      Mosaic

  • 14. 
    What company created the first commercial Web site, called the Global Network Navigator?
    • A. 

      Sun Microsystems

    • B. 

      Xerox

    • C. 

      IBM

    • D. 

      O'Reilly & Associates, Inc.

  • 15. 
    What did Mosaic Communications Corporation change its name to in 1994?
    • A. 

      Microsoft

    • B. 

      Mozilla Foundation

    • C. 

      Oracle

    • D. 

      Netscape Communications Corporation

  • 16. 
    What site is the "Free People Network"?
    • A. 

      Livejournal.com

    • B. 

      Skyrock.com

    • C. 

      Imdb.com

    • D. 

      Yahoo.com

  • 17. 
    The popular photo-sharing site Flikr was acquired by what company in March 2005?
    • A. 

      Microsoft

    • B. 

      Kodak

    • C. 

      Google

    • D. 

      Yahoo!

  • 18. 
    What email security vendor did Google acquire in 2007?
    • A. 

      Tumbleweed

    • B. 

      Symantec

    • C. 

      Postini

    • D. 

      St. Bernard

  • 19. 
    What does "MSN" stand for in the URL http://www.msn.com?
    • A. 

      Microsoft Safe Network

    • B. 

      Microsoft Network

    • C. 

      Microsoft Savvy Network

    • D. 

      Microsoft Short Network

  • 20. 
    Who is allowed to edit pages at Wikipedia.org?
    • A. 

      Anyone

    • B. 

      Site Administrators

    • C. 

      Registered Users

    • D. 

      All Wikipedia Employees

  • 21. 
    Who is the president of the popular internet social networking website "MySpace"?
    • A. 

      A Boy Named Goo

    • B. 

      A Girl Named Barb

    • C. 

      A Guy Named Tom

    • D. 

      A Guy Named Phil