Web 1 Internet Basics Chapter 3

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  • 1. 
              The Internet and the Web are the same thing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
                      In order to send and receive e-mail messages, you need an e-mail application.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
             A .org domain name extension would indicate an educational institution Web site.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
             In the Web address www.mcgraw-hill.com/about/history.html, history.html is the domain name.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
                                   Using the OR Boolean operator in a keyword search will locate pages that contain one or both of the keywords.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
         No laws govern the downloading and use of files from the Internet.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
                            Commercial software can be freely downloaded, copied, and used for any legal purpose.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
            Who created the first GUI browser?
    • A. 

      Al Gore

    • B. 

      Bill Gates

    • C. 

      Stephen Jobs

    • D. 

      Tim Berners-Lee

  • 9. 
                What is the name of a business that allows its customers’ computers to access the Internet through its own network?
    • A. 

      W3c

    • B. 

      ISP

    • C. 

      LAN

    • D. 

      DSL

  • 10. 
              When you upload and download files on the Internet, you are using ____.
    • A. 

      IP

    • B. 

      FTP

    • C. 

      TCP/IP

    • D. 

      HTTP

  • 11. 
         What is the basic Internet protocol?
    • A. 

      TCP/IP

    • B. 

      HTTP

    • C. 

      FTP

    • D. 

      WAIS

  • 12. 
           Each computer on the Internet has a four-part numeric address. This address is called the 
    • A. 

      Yahoo address

    • B. 

      Protocol address

    • C. 

      IP address

    • D. 

      Domain name

  • 13. 
                         Which of these is not an Internet protocol?
    • A. 

      TCP/IP

    • B. 

      WAIS

    • C. 

      W3C

    • D. 

      HTTP

  • 14. 
              Every Web page has a unique address known as a(n) ____.
    • A. 

      FTP

    • B. 

      Email address

    • C. 

      URL

    • D. 

      HTTP

  • 15. 
                 Which of these show the proper order for the four parts of a Web address?
    • A. 

      Protocol://retrieved file/directory path/address

    • B. 

      Address://protocol/directory path/retrieved file

    • C. 

      Retrieved file://protocol/address/directory path

    • D. 

      Protocol://address/directory path/retrieved file

  • 16. 
                 The URL www.JoesHouse.gov would identify a ____ site.
    • A. 

      Military

    • B. 

      Government

    • C. 

      Commercial

    • D. 

      Educational

  • 17. 
                               Which of these is not a Boolean search operator?
    • A. 

      AND

    • B. 

      BOTH

    • C. 

      OR

    • D. 

      NOT

  • 18. 
            Google is a ____.
    • A. 

      Search engine

    • B. 

      Eye protection

    • C. 

      Web directory

    • D. 

      Network

  • 19. 
                 General guidelines that have developed over the years for interacting over the Internet are called ____.
    • A. 

      Copyrights

    • B. 

      Internet User Agreements

    • C. 

      Acceptable use Policies

    • D. 

      Netiquette

  • 20. 
                                 The acronym ISP stands for ____________________.
  • 21. 
                   The acronym TCP/IP stands for ____________________
  • 22. 
                         A(n) ____________________ is a set of rules and procedures that specify how data are formatted and transmitted between computer systems.
  • 23. 
               The acronym HTTP stands for ____________________.
  • 24. 
                                 WYSIWYG stands for ______________________________.
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