Midterm 1 Spring 08 - Business 188 - Examination 1 Version...

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Business 188 - Examination 1 Version I Dr. Leslie Albert Spring 2008 Student }*lm Instructions Below is a summary of the examination contents and the score for each element. Please complete the exam in the time allotted (75 minutes). If you require more space to answer the essay question, please request a separate piece of paper and attach it when the test is handed in. Test Summary 40 - Text Multiple Choice (2.5 points each) 100 points 2 - Essays (25 points each) 50 ooints Totals 150 points Academic Integritv Statement I certiff that the work contained in this exam is only my own and was not obtained by methods forbidden under the Academic Honesty Policy of San Jose State University. 1,/ Signo. . + Date: 4tloo S08Bus188 Exam 1 Version #1
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1. What is interoperabilify? A. Creating a connection between two or more computers B. The capability of two or more computer systems to share data and resources, even though they are made by di fferent manufacturcrs C. A broad general term that describes nonproprietary IT hardware and software that may be modified by users in addition to develooers. \E. A backup component or procedure can immedjately take the place of a failed component with no loss of servlce 2. Which of the following activities does a CIO (chief infonnation officer) perform? A. Oversees all uses of information technology B. Ensures the strategrc alignment of IT with business goals C. Ensures the strategic alignment of IT with business objectives D. All of the above 3. In the relational database model, what is a person, place, thing, transaction, or event about which information is stored? A. Entity B. Primary Key C. Attribute \. Data tlpe 4. Which of the following is NOT one of Porter's Three Generic Strategies? A. Broad cost leadership B. Broad differentiation C. Focused strategy D. Business process strategy 5. What types of metrics measure customer satisfaction? A. Efficiency lT metrics B. Effectiveness IT metrics C. Both efficrency and effectiveness IT metrics D. None of the above 6. What are the standards that specify the format of data as well as the rules to be followed during transmission? A. Protocol {-. Intemet -G, World Wide Web D. None of these S08Bus188 Exam 1 Version #1
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7 Dunng the 1990's the lntemet was a[n]. A. Sustaining technology B. Declining technology C. Disruptrve technology D. Incremental technology B. MS Access is an example of a A. Hierarchical database B. Relational database C. Flat-file database D. Network database 9. Which of the following is NOT one of the five characteristics common to high quality information? A. Accuracy B. Completeness C. Quantity D. Consistency 10. What includes the plans for how an orgamzation will build, deploy, use, and share its data, processes, and IT assets? A. Enterprise resource planning
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