Web 2 & 3 Practice Vocabulary Test 1

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  • 1. 
    Internet
    • A. 

      A software program that lets you subscribe to newsgroups, as well as read and post messages to them.

    • B. 

      Allow users to find their way around a website or multimedia presentation. They can be hypertext links; clickable images or icons; or image maps.

    • C. 

      A vast array of networks.

    • D. 

      Refers to the process by which programming data input is broken into smaller, more distinct chunks of information that can be more easily be interpreted and acted upon.

  • 2. 
    HTML (Hypertext Markup Language)
    • A. 

      The language of the web.

    • B. 

      Indicates the location of a particular file or directory by outlining the route or "path" from the host name (if the file resides on a remote server) through the directory structure to the desired file name or directory name.

    • C. 

      Refers to the process by which programming data input is broken into smaller, more distinct chunks of information that can be more easily be interpreted and acted upon.

    • D. 

      Occurs when a user (or programmer) has put words in an order that a program does not understand.

  • 3. 
    XHTML (Extensible Hypertext Markup Language)
    • A. 

      Is the process by which a web client requests specific information from a web server, based on a character string that is passed along. Typcially takes the form of a database search for a particular keyword or phrase.

    • B. 

      More efficient and strict version of HTML.

    • C. 

      Is a color model commonly used to display color in video systems, film recorders, and computer monitors. Is the most common color mode for viewing and working with digital images on a screen.

    • D. 

      A piece of hardware or software that connects two or more networks. Functions as a sorter and interpreter as it looks at addresses and passes bits of information to their proper destinations..

  • 4. 
    World Wide Web
    • A. 

      One of many services on the Internet

    • B. 

      A type of program that consists of a set of instructions for another application or utility to use.

    • C. 

      Refers to a sequence of characters, words, or other elements that are connected to each other in some way to search and locate or retrieve a specific piece of information contained in a database or a set of documents.

    • D. 

      Refers to the practice of blindly posting commercial messages or advertisements to a large number of unrelated and uninterested newsgroups, and bulk e-mailing unsolicited commercial messages.

  • 5. 
    Web Page
    • A. 

      When you place files on a UNIX (multitasking, timesharing operating system) system, you can assign the files various levels of permission, specifying who can access them, and what type of access they can have.

    • B. 

      A program that displays information about someone on the Internet.

    • C. 

      An HTML page on the Internet

    • D. 

      Refers to hardware or software that bridges the gap between two otherwise incompatible applications or networks so that data can be transferred among different computers.

  • 6. 
    Web Site
    • A. 

      An application that was developed at the University of Minnesota to help organize files on the Internet.

    • B. 

      Is a list of links, compiled and maintained by your web browser, to interesting, useful or important URLs that you can click on to go directly to a website.

    • C. 

      A graphic divided into regions or "hotspots.", that when clicked, accesses a web page that is linked to a particular region.

    • D. 

      A colletion of linked pages.

  • 7. 
    CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
    • A. 

      A standard system for identifying the type of data contained in a file based on its extension.

    • B. 

      Standard style language for the web. The rules allow you to control the design and layout of your pages.

    • C. 

      An FTP Server that provides copies of the same files as another server.

    • D. 

      Refers to the simultaneous use of more than one type of media such as text with sound, moving or still images with music, and so on.

  • 8. 
    Hyperlink
    • A. 

      Text or image that when clicked takes the user to another page.

    • B. 

      Allow users to find their way around a website or multimedia presentation.

    • C. 

      A form of online etiquette

    • D. 

      Newsgroup is an electronic discussion group consisting of collections of related postings (also called articles) on a particular topic that are posted to a news server which then distributes them to other participating servers.

  • 9. 
    Web Browser
    • A. 

      Used to view Web pages.

    • B. 

      This appears when the alternate pointer button is pressed and is specific to the window in which the pointer cursor is position; POP-UP menu.

    • C. 

      Data transfer that continues beyond the boundary of a buffer.

    • D. 

      A disk file that provides non-volatile storage of virtual pages swapped out from main memory, in a virtual-memory system.

  • 10. 
    Flowchart
    • A. 

      Gives direction for the Web site, shows the flow of the website.

    • B. 

      A simple electronic connector consisting of a thin, stiff, bare wire intended to fit into a corresponding socket.

    • C. 

      GUI to specify or indicate by placing the cursor over: - and click.

    • D. 

      This appears when a user input triggers its appearance.

  • 11. 
    Planning  
    • A. 

      An internal system check that is carried out by a PC immediately after the power is turned on.

    • B. 

      A wire or other conductor within a computer that supplies substantial operating power to certain computer components.

    • C. 

      To change the size of a picture or other graphic without changing any other characteristics.

    • D. 

      Before creating a Web site a plan shoud be created.

  • 12. 
    Local
    • A. 

      A program that displays a continuously changing image on the monitor of a computer that is not in use, in order to avoid damaging the monitor resulting from display of a single static image over a long period.

    • B. 

      Hard disk that sotres work in progress.

    • C. 

      A software construct that stores information temporarily with automatic allocation of space, usually in last-in first-out order.

    • D. 

      A disk file used to hold programs or processes temporarily removed from main memory by a swap operation.

  • 13. 
    Remote
    • A. 

      A wire or other conductor within a computer that supplies substantial operating power to certain computer components.

    • B. 

      To change the size of a picture or other graphic without changing any other characteristics.

    • C. 

      The web server where your site is published.

    • D. 

      A program that displays information about someone on the Internet.

  • 14. 
    Testing
    • A. 

      Allow users to find their way around a website or multimedia presentation. They can be hypertext links; clickable images or icons; or image maps.

    • B. 

      A disk file that provides non-volatile storage of virtual pages swapped out from main memory, in a virtual-memory system.

    • C. 

      To change the size of a picture or other graphic without changing any other characteristics.

    • D. 

      Any computer, including your PC, the Web server, or a testing server.

  • 15. 
    Assests Panel
    • A. 

      An FTP Server that provides copies of the same files as another server.

    • B. 

      Keeps track of yuour images, styles, scripts, and videos

    • C. 

      Occurs when a user (or programmer) has put words in an order that a program does not understand.

    • D. 

      A type of program that consists of a set of instructions for another application or utility to use.