BIS 220

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  1. _______ relates to any computer-based tool that people use to work with information and to support the information processing needs of the organization.

    A) Information technology infrastructure
    B) An information system
    C) Information technology architecture
    D) Information technology
    D) Information Technology
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. An organization's _______ consists of the physical facilities, IT components, IT services, and IT management that will support the entire organization.

    A) information technology
    B) information system
    C) information technology infrastructure
    D) information technology architecture
    C) information technology infrastructure
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. Various organizations that promote fair and responsible use of information systems often develop _______.

    A) a strategic plan
    B) a code of ethics
    C) responsibility charters
    D) a mission statement
    B) a code of ethics
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. Which of the following statements is correct?

    A) An individual's right to privacy is absolute.
    B) Advances in information technologies have not affected individual privacy.
    C) It is difficult to determine and enforce privacy regulations.
    D) An individual's right to privacy supersedes the needs of society.
    C) It is difficult to determine and enforce privacy regulations.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. Which view in Microsoft Word removes white space, headers, and footers from the screen?

    A) Draft
    B) Print Layout
    C) Print Preview
    D) Full Screen Reading
    A) Draft
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. Which feature in Microsoft Word adds organization to your documents?

    A) Find and Replace
    B) Orientation
    C) Page Numbers
    D) Print Preview
    C) Page Numbers
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. In the data hierarchy, the smallest element is the _______.

    A) character
    B) byte
    C) record
    D) bit
    D) bit
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. The end result of the Data Life Cycle is the generation of _______.

    A) information
    B) knowledge
    C) data
    D) wisdom
    B) knowledge
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. Which network application enables users to access information located in databases all over the world?

    A) Web services
    B) Collaboration
    C) Communications
    D) Discovery
    D) Discovery
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. _______ websites allow users to upload their content to the Web, in the form of text, voice, images, and videos.

    A) Aggregator
    B) Affinity portal
    C) Mashup
    D) Social networking
    D) Social networking
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. In this type of e-commerce, the sellers and buyers are organizations.

    A) Goverenment-to-citizen
    B) Business-to-consumer
    C) Business-to-buiness
    D) Consumer-to-consumer
    C) Business-to-business
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. Direct payment of Social Security benefits is an example of which type of e-commerce?

    A) Business-to-business
    B) Government-to-citizen
    C) Consumer-to-business
    D) Consumer-to-consumer
    B) Government-to-citizen
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. _______ means that virtually every object has processing power with wireless or wired connections to a global network.

    A) Wireless computing
    B) Mobile computing
    C) Pervasive computing
    D) Fixed computing
    C) Pervasive computing
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. _______ is a satellite-based tracking system that enables the determination of a person's position.

    A) Short message service
    B) Wi-Fi
    C) Wireless application protocol
    D) Global positioning system
    D) Global Positioning System (GPS)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. Which of the following is the most appropriate wireless technology for real-time location of caregivers and mobile equipment in health-care environments?

    A) Wi-Fi
    B) microwave
    C) infrared
    D) ultra wideband
    D) ultra wideband
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. What is the first step in planning an effective worksheet?

    A)Identify the input and output areas
    B) Enter labels, values, and formulas
    C) State the purpose of the worksheet
    D) Decide how to format the worksheet data
    C) State the purpose of the worksheet
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. Why would you press Ctrl + ' in Microsoft Excel?

    A) To dispay cell formulas
    B) To display the print options
    C) To undo a mistake you made
    D) To enable the Auto Complete feature
    A) To display cell formulas
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. Which function would most appropriately accomplish the same thing as =(B5+C5+D5+E5+F5)/5?

    A) =COUNT(B5:F5)
    B) =MEDIAN(B5:F5)
    C) =SUM (B5:F5)/5
    D) =AVERAGE(B5:F5)
    D) =AVERAGE(B5:F5)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. The _______ that changes are made in the systems development life cycle, the _______ expensive these changes become.

    A) sooner, more
    B) more frequently, more
    C) sooner, less
    D) later, less
    C) sooner, less
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. Place the stages of the systems development life cycle in order:

    A) investigation - analysis - design - programming/testing - operation/maintenance - implementation
    B) investigation - design - analysis - programming/testing - implemention - operation/maintenance
    C) analysis - design - investigation -operation/maintenance - programming/testing - implementation
    D) investigation - analysis - design - programming/testing - implementation - operation/maintenance
    D) investigation - analysis - design - programming/testing - implementation - operation/maintenance
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. The deliverable of the systems design stage is _______

    A) user requirements
    B) a working application
    C) technical system specifications
    D) the prototype
    C) technical system specifications
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. Microsoft PowerPoint's predefined slide arrangements are _______

    A) slide displays
    B) placeholder views
    C) slide guides
    D) slide layouts
    D) slide layouts
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. To add an object such as clip art to a slide, use the _______ tab.

    A) Design
    B) Slide
    C) Add-Ins
    D) Insert
    D) Insert
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. A format that incorporates a theme, a layout, and content that can be modified is _______

    A) a background
    B) a slide
    C) a template
    D) an outline
    C) a template
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. Which of the following is a global wide-area network that connects approximately one million organizational computer networks?

    A) extranet
    B) intranet
    C) Bluetooth
    D) Internet
    D) Internet
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. _______ connects parts of the intranets of different organizations and allows secure communications among business partners.

    A) an extranet
    B) the World Wide Web
    C) the Internet
    D) a global network
    A) an extranet
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  27. _______ are private networks that run on the Internet but are open only to users who belong to the network.

    A) Darknets
    B) Extranets
    C) Value-added networks
    D) Intranets
    A) Darknets
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  28. Which of these is an example of a business-oriented social networking site?

    A) Facebook
    B) LinkedIn
    C) MySpace
    D) Flickr
    B) LinkedIn
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  29. You put your own information such as name, location, age, gender on social networking sites. This is known as _______

    A) a breach of privacy
    B) plausible deniability
    C) a lack of anonymity
    D) a lack of integrity
    C) a lack of anonymity
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  30. _______ is an example of social networking website.

    A) a blog
    B) an e-zine
    C) a wiki
    D) cybermall
    A) a blog
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
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