Unit 3 Test On Internet Basics

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Unit 3 Test On Internet Basics

Test on Internet Basics that include understanding networks, viruses, worms, URL's, evaluating websites and MLA formatting.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How would  you know if the author of a website is an authority on the subject for which he/she has published?
  • 2. 
    Software viruses can invade your computer but cannot spread to other programs or disks.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Computer worms typically travel through computer network systems.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Computer malicious code, or malware, includes but is not limited to the following:  adware, computer viruses, spyware, Trojan horses, and worms.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Information on the internet is frequently monitored by the Internet police.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Computer networks allow two-way transmission, which means information can flow back and forth.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    It is important to check the date the webpage was last updated because information can quickly become obsolete.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Electronic destruction of information and property is often more expensive than physical destruction of information and property.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Anyone can put up a website on the Internet, so check your source of information.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    When gathering research resources on the Internet, the domain name suffix .edu would be less reliable than the domain name suffix .com
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    A computer server's domain name is a name that represent's its IP number.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    A firewall could be considered a form of censorhip.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The internet and the WWW are one and the same.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    When searching the WWW, using the  and boolean operator instead of the or will give you more results.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    When using MLA format, the pages that include all of the references that you used in your paper is called the Bibliography.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    One of the advantages of networking a computer lab or a workplace environment is that it reduces the amount of software that is installed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    When using MLA formatting, if you use an online source, then you should always include the date tat you accessed the website.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Web pages are created by authors using a language called:
    • A. 

      Basic

    • B. 

      COBOL

    • C. 

      WWW

    • D. 

      HTML

  • 19. 
    To block communication to and from sources you do not permit, you could use:
    • A. 

      A router

    • B. 

      A Trojan Horse

    • C. 

      A firewall

    • D. 

      A network card

  • 20. 
    Computer worms can:
    • A. 

      Travel over computer networks

    • B. 

      Reproduce

    • C. 

      Search uninfected workstations to occupy

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 21. 
    The URL is a
    • A. 

      Web browser

    • B. 

      Web photo

    • C. 

      Web address

    • D. 

      Web engine

  • 22. 
    How can you determine if a web page is outdated?
    • A. 

      Email the author

    • B. 

      Check the date posted and/or last updated

    • C. 

      Check the hyperlinks

    • D. 

      Call the library

  • 23. 
    Which of the following definitions best describes an IP address?
    • A. 

      Network interface card

    • B. 

      32 bit address assigned to host/servers

    • C. 

      Standardized link layer

    • D. 

      The register in the CPR that holds the address of the next instruction

  • 24. 
    The http://www part of a web address is known as the
    • A. 

      URL

    • B. 

      Domain

    • C. 

      Folder

    • D. 

      Protocol

  • 25. 
    To set or create double spacing, you would:
    • A. 

      Hit the enter key twice

    • B. 

      Depress the Ctrl and 2 key simultaneously

    • C. 

      Go to Format Paragraph

    • D. 

      Both b & c

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