Web 101 Vocab Quiz - Ch. 1, 3, 4

24 Questions | Total Attempts: 77

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  • 1. 
    1.        What is a firewall? _______
    • A. 

      Antivirus software

    • B. 

      Software or hardware that logs Internet activity

    • C. 

      A filter configured handle email, files and MP3's

  • 2. 
    What is phishing?
    • A. 

      A decryption method that uses complex algorithms

    • B. 

      A method of online identity theft

    • C. 

      A way to send spam mail to millions of people at once

  • 3. 
    Viruses, worms, and Trojan horses are types of shareware. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    What does SSL stand for?
    • A. 

      Secure Sockets Layer

    • B. 

      Secret Service Logarithm

    • C. 

      Systematic Security Level

  • 5. 
    Third-party cookies are cookies that are placed on your computer by the Web site you are visiting.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Blogs are online journals; also known as weblogs
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    An online community in which people with common interests can meet, share files, and find information. 
    • A. 

      Social Network

    • B. 

      RSS Server

    • C. 

      Wikipedia

  • 8. 
    A Web site that allows visitors to add, modify, or remove content associated with a unifying theme. 
    • A. 

      Wiki

    • B. 

      Tag

    • C. 

      Webcast

  • 9. 
    A multimedia file that plays on mobile devices (iPods) or computers
    • A. 

      Podcast

    • B. 

      Webcast

    • C. 

      RSS Feed

  • 10. 
    A pointer to a Web page that you expect to revisit. (Internet Explorer calls them Favorites, rather than Bookmarks.)
    • A. 

      Bookmark

    • B. 

      Hyperlink

    • C. 

      Plug In

  • 11. 
    Software that can be integrated into the operation of another application to extend its capabilities
    • A. 

      Plug In

    • B. 

      Server

    • C. 

      Browser

  • 12. 
    Software for viewing Web pages found on Web servers
    • A. 

      Web Browser

    • B. 

      Web Server

    • C. 

      Web Page

  • 13. 
    A document that contains hyperlinks
    • A. 

      Hypertext

    • B. 

      Hyperlinks

    • C. 

      Internet Service Provider

  • 14. 
    Clients are hosts that consume information from the net
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Contradictory Processing Universal stands for CPU.   It is the brain of the computer. It processes everything from basic instructions to complex functions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    A domain name service address is a symbolic name for the Internet host
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    The maximal rate at which symbols may be transmitted over a given communication channel is bandwidth.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    An online document viewed with a web browser is a hyper text link.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
     A heterarchical network is a connected structure in which all nodes have a common ancestor (the root node)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
     A hierarchical network is a connected structure in which all nodes have a common ancestor (the root node)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
     A numerical name for an Internet host is the IP adress.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    The CPU accesses RAM when it executes instructions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    A physical device that stores all of one’s data. It is where the data information remains when the computer is off is the hard drive.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Translates the host’s name into an IP address
    • A. 

      Domain Name Server

    • B. 

      IP Address

    • C. 

      URL

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