Important Trivia Quiz On World Wide Web

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Important Trivia Quiz On World Wide Web

This is an important trivia quiz that tests your knowledge about the World Wide Web that was invented by Tim Berners-Lee in the late 1980s. Think that you know enough about it to pass this quiz? Do give it a try to test you or simply to gain more knowledge about it. All the best and keep learning more about it!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A hypermedia system lets the user retrieve what two types of files?
    • A. 

      Audio (sound)

    • B. 

      Video (movies)

    • C. 

      Text (letters and numbers)

    • D. 

      Graphics (picture)

  • 2. 
    What do we call a symbol that can stand for another charcter when doing a web search?
    • A. 

      Wildcard

    • B. 

      Hypermedia

    • C. 

      Online banking

    • D. 

      Close tag

  • 3. 
    What term means the end of an HTML code?
    • A. 

      Start tag

    • B. 

      Click and motar

    • C. 

      Dead link

    • D. 

      Close tag

  • 4. 
    What term means a business that offers products online?
    • A. 

      Wildcard store

    • B. 

      Start tag store

    • C. 

      Dead link store

    • D. 

      Click-and-mortar store

  • 5. 
    What term means the beginning of an HTML code?
    • A. 

      End tag

    • B. 

      Close tag

    • C. 

      Start tag

    • D. 

      Middle tag

  • 6. 
    What term means to add a plus sign or the word AND to an internet search?
    • A. 

      Inclusion operator

    • B. 

      Online barking

    • C. 

      Wildcard

    • D. 

      Exclusion operator

  • 7. 
    What term means when the computer can not connect to a document that no longer exists or has been moved.
    • A. 

      Markup language

    • B. 

      Hypermedia link

    • C. 

      Closed tag

    • D. 

      Dead link

  • 8. 
    What term means to add a  minus sign or the word NOT to an internet search?
    • A. 

      Inclusion tag

    • B. 

      Exclusion operator

    • C. 

      Wildcard operator

    • D. 

      Click and mortar

  • 9. 
    What term means a set of codes used to format online text?
    • A. 

      Hypermedia system

    • B. 

      Dead links

    • C. 

      Markup language

    • D. 

      Start tag

  • 10. 
    What term means to pay bills and access accounts online?
    • A. 

      ASCII

    • B. 

      Multimeda text

    • C. 

      Favorites

    • D. 

      Online banking

  • 11. 
    Which of the following indicates that a particular graphic on a Web page is actually a link?
    • A. 

      The mouse pointer becomes a hand.

    • B. 

      The mouse pointer changes color.

    • C. 

      The graphic moves across the screen.

    • D. 

      The graphic begins to blink.

  • 12. 
    What type of file is often used for HTML mark up?
    • A. 

      Multimedia text

    • B. 

      Secure text

    • C. 

      WWW text

    • D. 

      ASCII text

  • 13. 
    To get to work more quickly, you can set your browser's start up page to what?
    • A. 

      To browser's publisher homepage

    • B. 

      To your web page of choice

    • C. 

      To your facebook page

    • D. 

      To your friend's favorite page

  • 14. 
    Which of the following might yield a list of pages with travel, travels, traveled, and trveling?
    • A. 

      Wildcard

    • B. 

      Database

    • C. 

      Inclusion operator

    • D. 

      Exclusion operator

  • 15. 
    Which of the following does not describe Amazon.com?
    • A. 

      E-store

    • B. 

      Online store

    • C. 

      Bricks-and-mortar store

    • D. 

      Click-and-mortar store

  • 16. 
    When checking out from an online store, the best way to pay is to use what type of method?
    • A. 

      E-mail your checking account number to the online merchant

    • B. 

      Use a secure method of online payment such as Paypal

    • C. 

      Post your bank account on your facebook page so the store can get to it

    • D. 

      Call the number posted on the store's web page and

  • 17. 
    What symbol would be found on your browser's status bar to indicate that purchases from this click-and-mortar store are secure, meaning steps have been taken to protect your personal data.
    • A. 

      Bomb

    • B. 

      Open door

    • C. 

      Trash can

    • D. 

      Locked padlock

  • 18. 
    What type of product might not be good to sell through e-commerce?
    • A. 

      Candied apple with chile

    • B. 

      Dress

    • C. 

      Music cds

    • D. 

      Books

  • 19. 
    What might be the best way to purchase new, expensive pair of pants?
    • A. 

      Store that is brick-and-mortar only

    • B. 

      Store that is click-and-mortar only

    • C. 

      Store that maintains both ckick-and-mortar and brick-and-mortar type stores

    • D. 

      E-commerce type store only

  • 20. 
    Internet Explore is an example of what type of program?
    • A. 

      Game

    • B. 

      Word processor

    • C. 

      Browser

    • D. 

      Spreadsheet

  • 21. 
    Yahoo, Google, and Ask.com are examples of what?
    • A. 

      Internet browsers

    • B. 

      Internet search engines

    • C. 

      Internet hyperlinks

    • D. 

      Internet keywords

  • 22. 
    What is used to do a search using a search engine.
    • A. 

      Picture

    • B. 

      Keyword

    • C. 

      Link

    • D. 

      Hyperlink

  • 23. 
    Before using information found on a web site in a school report, who must make sure it is accurate?
    • A. 

      The person who posted it on the web page

    • B. 

      The teacher who assigned the report to the student

    • C. 

      The student using the information on the report

    • D. 

      The pricipal of the school the student attends

  • 24. 
    Which of the following statements is not true?
    • A. 

      Before you use internet data, ask yourself who is the organization who posted this web site.

    • B. 

      Ask yourself, does the data seem accurate, before you use it on a report.

    • C. 

      Ask yourself, what is the author's purpose for posting this information on the internet.

    • D. 

      Feel free to use all information found on the Internet in your report because it is all one-hundred percent accurate.

  • 25. 
    What term means either text or graphics that will take you from one location or web page to another?
    • A. 

      Hyperlink

    • B. 

      Chainlink

    • C. 

      Bookmark

    • D. 

      Favorites