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  1. Which of the following does our author NOT advise?

    A. Satisfy design norms and user expectations.
    B. Focus on providing great content and services rather than cool technologies.
    C. Stay consistent with enterprise standards.
    D. Use a unique visual design and navigation to keep your site interesting.
    • D. Use a unique visual design and navigation to keep your site interesting.

    Explanation: Lesson 6
  2. Footers are the most visible component of site identity.

    True or False
    • False

    Explanation: Lesson 6
  3. Scan columns (sometimes called sidebars) can be placed on the left or right side of a page with equal visibility and effectiveness.

    True or False
    True

    Explanation: Lesson 6
  4. What purpose does a page footer serve?

    A. provides copyright info
    B. provides author info
    C. provides contact info
    D. all of these
    D. all of these

    Explanation: Lesson 6
  5. Home Page, secondary pages, and internal pages typically use the same template.

    True or False
    False

    Explanation: Lesson 6
  6. Page design should present the most important information "below the fold."

    True or False
    False

    Explanation: Lesson 6
  7. <head>
    <title>Example</title>
    <style type="text/css">
    body {background-color: #FF0000;}
    </style>
    </head>

    This is an example of ___________ CSS.

    A. internal
    B. inline
    C. external
    D. ingrown
    A. Internal

    Explanation: Lesson 6
  8. <body style="background-color: #FF0000;">

    is an example of ___________ CSS.

    A. external
    B. internal
    C. inline
    D. inbred
    C. Inline

    Explanation: Lesson 6
  9. Which tag will connect an external style sheet to an HTML document?

    A. <meta>
    B. <connect>
    C. <embed>
    D. <link>
    D. <link>

    Explanation: Lesson 6
  10. Multiple style sheets can be applied to a single HTML document.

    True or False
    True

    Explanation: Lesson 6
  11. <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="screen.css" media="screen, handheld" />
    <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="print.css" media="print" />
    <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="handheld.css" media="handheld" />

    The above is an example of _______________.

    A. Accessible design
    B. Adaptive design
    C. PDF design
    D. Logical design
    B. Adaptive design

    Explanation: Chp.7
  12. Placing the most important key words and headlines near the top of the page is a smart practice called ____________.

    A. Top Loading
    B. The Golden Triangle
    C. Front Loading
    D. Up Ending
    C. Front Loading

    Explanation: Chp.7
  13. Good visual design creates a clear hierarchy of contrast, so viewers can see at a glance what is important and what is peripheral.

    True or False
    True

    Explanation: Chp.7
  14. A ____________ box page expands and contracts the content box with the width of the browser window.

    A. liquid
    B. expansive
    C. fixed
    D. dependant
    A. Liquid

    Explanation: Chp.7
  15. A comfortable text width for the human eye spans about twelve words per line.

    True or False
    True

    Explanation: Chp.7
  16. ________________ is the balance and interplay of letterforms on the page—a verbal and visual equation that helps the reader understand the form and absorb the substance of the page content.

    A. Fontology
    B. Page layout
    C. Typography
    D. Type setting
    • C. Typography

    Explanation: Chp.8
  17. _________________ type is used to smooth out the edges of font characters so that when displayed on a computer screen they look more like printed characters on a page.

    A. Unaliased
    B. Aliased
    C. Anti-aliased
    D. Dithering
    C. Anti-aliased

    Explanation: Chp.8
  18. The liberal use of ___________________ allows pages to breathe, helps control the user’s attention, and gives a consistent look to Web sit pages.

    A. Whitespace
    B. Graphics
    C. Color
    D. Font variety
    A. Whitespace

    Explanation: Chp.8
  19. Smart Web designers will use left-justified text, rather than justified, right-justified, or centered text, for the vast majority of their content.

    True or False
    True

    Explanation: Chp.8
  20. 45 – 75 characters per line is ideal for content width on a Web page.

    True or False
    True

    Explanation: Chp.8
  21. ________________ font type is designed to look good on both displays and paper.

    A. Comic Sans
    B. Courier
    C. Arial
    D. Times New Roman
    D. Times New Roman

    Explanation: Chp.8
  22. _______ has been found to me the most comfortable font size for most users.

    A. 13px
    B. 12px
    C. 11px
    D. 10px
    C. 11px

    Explanation: Chp.8
  23. It is recommended to use all caps when creating section headers.

    True or False
    False

    Explanation: Chp.8
  24. The additive color model uses varying intensities of _________________ to represent colors on displays.

    A. Red, Green and Blue
    B. Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black
    C. Black and White
    D. Red, Yellow and Blue
    A. Red, Green and Blue

    Explanation: Chp.11
  25. The subtractive color model uses varying intensities of ____________ to represent colors on printed paper.

    A. Black and white
    B. Red, Green and Blue
    C. Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black
    D. Red, Yellow and Blue
    C. Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black

    Explanation: Chp.11
  26. It’s important to test Web site designs on different computers since operating systems and hardware use varying gamma levels that may impact the way colors are displayed.

    True or False
    True

    Explanation: Chp.11
  27. ___________________ and _____________________ are important considerations when selecting Images for a Web page.

    A. Intellectual property, privacy
    B. Hue, saturation
    C. Bandwidth, display size
    D. Gamma levels, page balance
    C. Bandwidth, display size

    Explanation: Chp.11
  28. The ____________ format works best for photograph files, since it is able to compress the files to smaller sizes while retaining good image quality.

    A. BMP
    B. PNG
    C. JPEG
    D. GIF
    C. JPEG

    Explanation: Chp.11
  29. The ____________ format is ideal for logos and graphic designs.

    A. PNG
    B. BMP
    C. JPEG
    D. GIF
    D. GIF

    Explanation: Chp.11
  30. Both __________ and __________ graphics formats support transparent backgrounds.

    A. JPEG, BMP
    B. GIF, PNG
    C. PNG, JPEG
    D. JPEG, GIF
    B. GIF, PNG

    Explanation: Chp.11
  31. GIF utilizes a process called ______________________ to smooth out color transitions using a smaller color palette.

    A. Anti-aliasing
    B. Downsampling
    C. Dithering
    D. Transparancy
    C. Dithering

    Explanation: Chp.11
  32. Open a 2nd Web Browser window or tab, and run a Google image search on "Color Wheel." Using a color wheel, determine a third color for FSU to add to its Garnet and Gold color scheme utilizing a triadic method.

    A. Green
    B. Blue
    C. Purple
    D. Orange
    B. Blue

    Explanation: Chp.11
  33. Which of the following techniques will NOT provide smaller image files that download faster?

    A. Reduce color palette
    B. Save as BMP
    C. Reduce image size
    D. Compress file
    B. Save as BMP

    Explanation: Chp.11
  34. Documents written to be read online should be highly detailed and structured for in-depth reading.

    True or False
    False

    Explanation: Chp.9
  35. The inverted pyramid approach to content design, suggests that important points should be save for the end of the page after the detailed facts have been enumerated.

    True or False
    False

    Explanation: Chp.9
  36. Unlike a book, the look of text layout on a Web page strongly affects how readers relate to written content.

    True or False
    True

    Explanation: Chp.9
  37. For universal usability, links on a Web page should be easily identifiable with or without color.

    True or False
    True

    Explanation: Chp.9
  38. The biggest challenges for including video and other media on a Web page are ____________ and ____________.

    A. accessibility, subtitles
    B. frame rate, canvas size
    C. bandwidth, software compaltibility
    D. resolution, color depth
    C. bandwidth, software compaltibility

    Explanation: Chp.12
  39. ___________________ is an important process that reduces a video file to a vastly smaller size for faster loading in a Web page.

    A. Uploading
    B. Downsampling
    C. Minimizing
    D. Shrinking
    B. Downsampling

    Explanartion: Chp.12
  40. Media embedded in Web pages presents challenges for two groups of individuals:

    A. Technology-disabled and physically disabled
    B. Non-english speakers and elderly
    C. Internet service providers and cellular providers
    D. Parents and their children
    A. Technology-disabled and physically disabled

    Explanation: Chp.12
  41. ____________ provides standard methods of delivering audio and video on Web pages without the need for browser plugins and external players.

    A. AJAX
    B. CSS
    C. HTML5
    D. Javascript
    C. HTML5

    Explanation: Chp.12
  42. Web sites like YouTube, Slideshare, Google Calendar, and Facebook Badges, provide users with __________________ that can be used to insert media into a Web page.

    A. links
    B. embedded code
    C. click and drag tools
    D. plug and play technology
    B. embedded code

    Explanation: Chp.12
  43. Streaming media begins playing while it is being delivered but is not stored on the users computer.

    True or False
    True

    Explanation: Chp.12
  44. Which of the following is NOT advised for providing media on a Web page

    A. Provide controls
    B. Inform users of load times
    C. Stick to a single format
    D. Offer choices
    C. Stick to a single format

    Explanation: Chp.12
  45. Javascript and Ajax provide Web page interaction without the need for the server to reload the entire page.

    True or False
    True

    Explanation: Chp.10
  46. When designing form elements, menus should be set to “nonactionable” defaults.

    True or False
    True

    Explanation: Chp.10
  47. Which of the following would be the best choice for a form element that asks for the user’s gender?

    A. Radio buttons
    B. Text box
    C. Select box
    D. Check boxes
    A. Radio buttons

    Explanation: Chp.10
  48. Which of the following would be the best choice for a form element that asks for the user’s favorite styles of music?

    A. Check boxes
    B. Text box
    C. Radio buttons
    D. Select box
    A. Check boxes

    Explanation: Chp.10
  49. Which of the following would be the best choice for collecting the users birthday, month, and year?

    A. three select menus
    B. a combination of the above
    C. three radio buttons
    D. a single text box
    D. a single text box

    Explanation: Chp.10
  50. Which of the following would be the best choice for a form element that asks for the user’s email address?

    A. select box
    B. text box
    C. check boxes
    D. radio buttons
    B. text box

    Explanation: Chp.10

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