Technology Standards For Instructional Personnel. Vocabulary

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This quiz is for new employees required to meet the Technology Standards for Instructional Personnel at Virginia School for the Deaf and the Blind.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which word means: to duplicate a block of text or a graphic and place it in the "clipboard" area of memory?
    • A. 

      Copy

    • B. 

      Copyright

    • C. 

      Bit

    • D. 

      Blog

  • 2. 
    Which is the best application for collecting, organizing, and calculating student grades?
    • A. 

      Word Processing Software

    • B. 

      Spreadsheet

    • C. 

      Database Software

    • D. 

      Record

  • 3. 
    The on-screen marker that shows where keystrokes will appear is called...
    • A. 

      Marker

    • B. 

      Indicator

    • C. 

      Cursor

    • D. 

      RAM

  • 4. 
    An example of a computer INPUT device is...
    • A. 

      Monitor

    • B. 

      CPU

    • C. 

      Mouse

    • D. 

      Printer

  • 5. 
    Which is an example of a computer OUTPUT device?
    • A. 

      CPU

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      Keyboard

    • D. 

      Mouse

  • 6. 
    What is a computer operating system?
    • A. 

      The name for the hardware associated with a computer

    • B. 

      The software program that controls the computer

    • C. 

      The software for word processing

  • 7. 
    What is a computer appication?
    • A. 

      A specific software package used on a computer

    • B. 

      A form used to register a new computer

    • C. 

      A computer hardware system used to turn on a computer

  • 8. 
    A computer network includes...
    • A. 

      A computer, scanner, and printer connected together

    • B. 

      A computer and pritner connected together

    • C. 

      Two or more computers connected together to communicate

  • 9. 
    What is a browser?
    • A. 

      Looks for problems in a computer

    • B. 

      Allows the user to access the Internet

    • C. 

      Looks for typing mistakes in a document

  • 10. 
    Which is the best application for keeping track of student information such as name, birthdate and phone number?
    • A. 

      Word processing software

    • B. 

      Database software

    • C. 

      Spreadsheet software

  • 11. 
    One application for communicating electronically with parents is...
    • A. 

      Graphic software

    • B. 

      Word processing software

    • C. 

      E-mail

  • 12. 
    How would you find instructional resources on the Internet for classroom use?
    • A. 

      Search Engine

    • B. 

      Firewall

    • C. 

      Word Processing software

  • 13. 
    Which could be used to generate and show presentations to students?
    • A. 

      Mail Software

    • B. 

      Multimedia software

    • C. 

      Database software

  • 14. 
    Computers in our school are connected to what type of network?
    • A. 

      WAN (Wide Area Network)

    • B. 

      LAN (Local Area Network)

    • C. 

      RAM (Random Access Memory)

  • 15. 
    Which is an example of a large group presentation device?
    • A. 

      An optical disc player

    • B. 

      An LCD projector

    • C. 

      A modem

  • 16. 
    A new tool on the world wide web that will allow students to EDIT and post on a teacher's web space...
    • A. 

      Blog

    • B. 

      Wikis

    • C. 

      Web page

  • 17. 
    How do you get pictures from a digital camera?
    • A. 

      Get film developed and placed on a photo CD

    • B. 

      Send them to your computer using E-mail

    • C. 

      Download the pictures to the computer using USB connection, SD card or CD

  • 18. 
    Which is the best advantage for using the Internet with students?
    • A. 

      Provides E-mail for the staff to communicate

    • B. 

      Provides unlimited supply of information from all around the world

    • C. 

      Provides games for the students to play

  • 19. 
    Which is an example of using a word processor with students?
    • A. 

      Writing a letter

    • B. 

      Completing a math assignment

    • C. 

      Keep track of scientific data

  • 20. 
    It is okay to copy, print or use anything on the Internet because it is all free.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Digital cameras, printers, and mice are examples of...
    • A. 

      Peripheral devices

    • B. 

      Drawing tools

    • C. 

      Multimedia tools

  • 22. 
    Network Etiquette is...
    • A. 

      Using proper behavior while communicating using the Internet

    • B. 

      Making a web page look nice that will be posted online

    • C. 

      Making sure the computers hooked to the network do not have viruses

  • 23. 
    Internet safety includes...
    • A. 

      Knowing what information is appropriate to give out on the Internet

    • B. 

      Using appropriate language when e-mailing, chatting or blogging on the Internet

    • C. 

      All

  • 24. 
    An example of integrating technology into the classroom curriculum is...
    • A. 

      Playing online games

    • B. 

      Using Mavis Beacon Learns to Type while in the computer lab

    • C. 

      Students creating a brochure using Publisher on the parts of a plant

  • 25. 
    Copying pictures found on a web page and using them on your web site...
    • A. 

      Is okay if you checked for copyright information first

    • B. 

      Is allowed under the Fair Use Policy

    • C. 

      Is not permitted under any circumstances

  • 26. 
    A visual image such as a symbol, chart, or drawing used in word processing programs are referred to as...
    • A. 

      Pictures

    • B. 

      Art

    • C. 

      Graphics

  • 27. 
    Which would be the best way to have a converstation between your class and a science team in Alaska?
    • A. 

      E-mail

    • B. 

      Letters sent by the post office

    • C. 

      Video conferencing

  • 28. 
    The ELMO or LUMENS are examples of ...
    • A. 

      Interactive white board

    • B. 

      Document camera

    • C. 

      Lap-top

  • 29. 
    VSDB has two types of interactive white boards on campus. Which one is NOT an interactive white board?
    • A. 

      GTCO board

    • B. 

      SMART board

    • C. 

      ELMO

  • 30. 
    VSDB employees are permitted to use State computers for personal use.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False