HCI Quiz Questions And Answers

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Here is an interesting HCI quiz that is designed to test your knowledge of this subject. Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) looks at the manner in which human beings interact with computers, in an effort to research the design and use of computer technology. In the following HCI quiz, we’ll look at the topic of HCI and see how much you can tell us about it. So are you ready to take this quiz? Let's start then. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In virtual reality which of the senses cannot currently be portrayed?
    • A. 

      Touch

    • B. 

      Hearing

    • C. 

      Sight

    • D. 

      Smell

  • 2. 
    HCI is based on psychological factors of humans?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Which of these is not an interface style?
    • A. 

      Command line/command prompt

    • B. 

      Menus

    • C. 

      Natural Language

    • D. 

      Voice Recognition

  • 4. 
    Which one of these is a good reason to include sounds in an HCI?
    • A. 

      Users react more quickly to sounds than to visual signals

    • B. 

      Users react more slowly to sounds than to visual signals

    • C. 

      There is no preference. People just like sounds

    • D. 

      The computer reacts to sounds in the same way as a human

  • 5. 
    All countries read from left to right?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    A computer expert produces a solution with HCI which is very efficient in computer resources, based on command-lines. Which one of the following is most likely to be the result when the system is implemented?                                  
    • A. 

      It will be welcomed by all staff.

    • B. 

      All staff will enjoy using it after mastering the skills of command lines.

    • C. 

      Most staff will want to become computer experts to use it.

    • D. 

      Most staff will feel demoralised and will not want to use the system.

  • 7. 
    Which of these films uses futuristic HCI?
    • A. 

      Speed

    • B. 

      Minority Report

    • C. 

      Terminator

    • D. 

      Bambi

  • 8. 
    What does HCI stand for?
    • A. 

      Human Computer Interface

    • B. 

      Human Computer Interaction

    • C. 

      Human Computer Implementation

    • D. 

      Human Computer Industry

  • 9. 
    Which one of these would NOT be found in a good HCI?
    • A. 

      Common short cuts, like CTRL+Z for undo.

    • B. 

      Icons that can have specific meanings.

    • C. 

      A long command line to achieve a function.

    • D. 

      Sounds that convey meanings.

  • 10. 
    Which one of these is a good reason for taking care to design a good computer-human interface?
    • A. 

      Not every user is a computer expert

    • B. 

      Well designed HCIs allow the software to be sold at a better price.

    • C. 

      Well designed HCIs use less computer resources.

    • D. 

      Well designed HCIs allow the computer to run faster

  • 11. 
    Which of the following are important in the design focus of HCI?
    • A. 

      Thinking of the user

    • B. 

      Testing the HCI

    • C. 

      Involving the users

    • D. 

                 All of the above

  • 12. 
    The term human-computer interaction has only been in widespread use since the early
    • A. 

      2000s

    • B. 

      1950s

    • C. 

      1970s

    • D. 

       1980s

  • 13. 
    Which of the following are examples of paradigms for interaction?
    • A. 

      Personal computing

    • B. 

      Hypertext

    • C. 

      Multi-modality

    • D. 

       All of the above

  • 14. 
    What does ASCII stand for?
    • A. 

      American Standard Code for Information Interchange

    • B. 

      American Scientific Code for Information Interchange

    • C. 

      American Scientific Code for Interchanging Information

    • D. 

             American Standard Code for Interchanging Information

  • 15. 
    What is a semantic network?
    • A. 

      A model of short-term memory

    • B. 

      A model of long-term memory

    • C. 

      A model of physical memory

    • D. 

       A model of short and long-term memory

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