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  1. A standard or set of rules that computer network devices follow when transmitting and receiving data is calleda _____.

    A. repeater
    B. server
    C. protocol
    D. host
    C. protocol
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. An element in a Web page that connects to a different location in the same page or a different page is a _____.
    A. modem
    B. host
    C. blog
    D. link
    D. link
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. Individuals can communicate with each other over the Internet using _____.

    a. IRC
    b. IM
    c. social media
    d. all of the above
    d. all of the above
  4. _____ is a protocol that allows users to log on to a remote computer.

    A. IRC
    B. HTML
    C. Telnet
    D. FTP
    C. Telnet
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. An example of a _____ activity is when a collector purchases a collectible item from another individualthrough an online auction Web site.

    A. C2C
    B. B2B
    C. B2C
    D. B2E
    A. C2C
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. The event that spurred the U.S. government to support research directed toward computer networking was_____.

    A. the launch of Sputnik
    B. the development the Gopher system
    C. the development of packet-switchingtheory
    D. sending the first e-mail message
    A. the launch of Sputnik
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. A _____ is a specific geographic location in which a wireless access point provides public Internet access.

    A. WISP
    B. Wi-Fi
    C. hotspot
    d. none of the above
    C. hotspot
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. A doorway to a wide range of Web-based content and services is called a _____.

    A. host
    B. link
    C. site
    D. portal
    D. portal
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. A _____ portal focuses on content on a narrow range of topics.

    A. specific topic
    B. specific-interest
    C. general-interest
    d. none of the above
    B. specific-interest
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. An example of a portal that provides a wide range of topics is _____.

    a. Yahoo!
    b. Lycos
    c. MSN
    d. all of the above
    d. all of the above
  11. A Web user can usually find _____ at a general-interest portal site.

    a. news reports
    b. weather reports
    c. sports scores
    d. all of the above
    d. all of the above
  12. Many commercial Web sites provide a _____ visitors can use to find specific information at the site.

    A. logo
    B. search tool
    C. copyright statement
    D. privacy statement
    B. search tool
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. A domain name is a text alias for one or more _____.

    A. IP addresses
    B. page tabs
    C. browser windows
    d. none of the above
    A. IP addresses
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. You can click the _____ button on the Command bar to subscribe to frequently changing Web content.

    A. Read Mail
    B. New Tab
    C. Add Web Slices
    D. Page
    C. Add Web Slices
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. You can click a Web page title on the _____ list to return to that page.

    A. Back
    B. Forward
    C. Recent Pages
    D. Stop
    C. Recent Pages
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. The _____ list contains a list of links for Web sites and pages visited in the past few weeks.

    A. History
    B. Recent Pages
    C. Instant Search box
    D. Address
    A. History
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. A _____ is a small, potentially damaging computer program that can infect a computer without its user’sknowledge.

    A. host
    B. server
    C. virus
    D. client
    C. virus
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. The more _____ used in a query, the more focused the search results will be.

    A. directories
    B. keywords
    C. captions
    D. hits
    B. keywords
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. The first step in determining the quality of the content on a Web page or at a Web site is to examine thepage’s or site’s _____.

    A. scope
    B. authority
    C. design and functionality
    D. objectivity
    B. authority
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. _____ is an example of a Web crawler.

    A. Bing
    B. DMOZ
    C. Alta Vista
    D. Googlebot
    D. Googlebot
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. Information retrieved by search engine spiders is used to create the search engine’s _____.

    A. browser plug-in
    B. index
    C. human-edited list of categories
    d. none of the above
    B. index
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. A spider is also called a _____.

    A. keyword
    B. search engine
    C. query
    D. bot
    D. bot
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. According to Hitwise and Nielsen Online, the most popular search engine used globally is _____.

    A. Bing
    B. WiseNut
    C. Google
    D. Yahoo!
    C. Google
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. To exclude specific words from a search query, type NOT or use _____ before the excluded word.

    A. a minus sign
    B. parenthesis
    C. quotation marks
    D. a plus sign
    A. a minus sign
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. Internet Explorer offers search capabilities through its _____.

    A. Favorites bar
    B. Command bar
    C. Search box
    D. Favorites Center
    C. Search box
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. You can use the _____ to search the contents of the active Web page.

    A. status bar
    B. Favorites bar
    C. Find Bar
    D. Information bar
    C. Find Bar
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  27. _____ is (are) an indispensable online communication tool for businesses and other organizations.

    A. Instant messaging
    B. Newsgroups
    C. Chat
    D. E-mail
    D. E-mail
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  28. _____ is not a characteristic of e-mail.

    A. Convenience
    B. Accessibility
    C. Speedy delivery
    D. High cost
    D. High cost
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  29. A(n) _____ server, like that shown in the accompanying figure, routes e-mail across the Internet to itsdestination.

    A. POP
    B. NNTP
    C. SMTP
    D. HTTP
    C. SMTP
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  30. The Windows Mail _____ contains a list of folders used to manage incoming and outgoing messages.

    A. Message list
    B. Folder list
    C. Toolbar
    D. Folder Bar
    B. Folder list
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  31. Deleted incoming e-mail messages may be retrieved from the Windows Mail _____ folder until the folder isemptied.

    A. Deleted Items
    B. Drafts
    C. Sent Items
    D. Inbox
    A. Deleted Items
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  32. The ____ folder is used to subscribe to and read newsgroup messages.

    A. Microsoft Communities
    B. Inbox
    C. Sent Items
    D. Drafts
    A. Microsoft Communities
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  33. A Windows Mail contact group is an example of an e-mail _____.

    A. distribution list
    B. contact list
    C. spam filter
    D. signature file
    A. distribution list
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  34. A subscriber is automatically accepted for a(n) _____ list as soon as his or her subscription e-mail message isreceived.

    A. moderated
    B. open
    C. closed
    D. digest format
    B. open
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  35. Which of the following steps, as shown in the accompanying figure, is not part of the process of subscribingto a mailing list? _____

    A. You confirm the subscription, if asked todo so
    B. Send subscribe message to listadministrative address
    C. List administrator posts your request to a Web page
    D. List administrator responds with a message
    C. List administrator posts your request to a Web page
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  36. _____ is the communication protocol used for newsgroup communications.

    A. HTTP
    B. FTP
    C. NNTP
    D. SMTP
    C. NNTP
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  37. Newsville is an example of a Web-based _____ host.

    A. mailing list
    B. e-mail
    C. virtual meeting
    D. newsgroup
    D. newsgroup
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  38. A newsgroup designed to help new users get familiar with participating in newsgroups is _____.

    A. news.help.newbies
    B. rec.pets.dogs
    C. news.announce.newusers
    D. biz.computers.faq
    A. news.help.newbies
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  39. Which of the following is a tool used to create a blog?

    A. WordPress.org
    B. LinkedIn
    C. Eons
    D. Facebook
    A. WordPress.org
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  40. Eons, Bebo, and hi5 are all examples of social _____ Web sites.

    A. networking
    B. tagging
    C. opinion
    D. blogging
    A. networking
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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