Pre_Post Test Complete

Pre_Post Test Complete - Discovering Computers 2010...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Discovering Computers 2010 — Pretest/Posttest Complete Version, Chapters 1-15 MULTIPLE CHOICE 1. A scanner is a widely used ____. a. system unit c. input device b. output device d. processor ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 6 2. A collection of computers and devices connected together, often wirelessly, via communications devices and transmission media is called a ____. a. workgroup c. newsgroup b. client d. network ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 10 3. A ____ can contain text, graphics, animation, audio, and video, and often has built-in links to other documents. a. Web client c. Web page b. Web server d. browser ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 13 4. Through ____, health-care professionals in separate locations conduct live conferences on the com- puter. a. telesurgery c. telemedicine b. telecommuting d. distance learning ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 36 5. In the URL http://www.nps.com/grsm/planyourvisit/wildlifeviewing.htm, ____ is the domain name. a. http:// c. grsm/planyourvisit b. www.nps.com d. wildlifeviewing.htm ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 83 6. Many search engines use a program called a(n) ____ to build and maintain lists of words found on Web sites. a. engine c. catalog b. directory d. spider ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 88 7. Using a ____, you locate a particular topic by clicking links through different levels, moving from the general to the specific. a. search spider c. subject directory b. search engine d. search portal ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 88 8. When the recipient uses an e-mail program to check for e-mail messages, the message transfers from the ____ to the recipient's computer. a. service provider's incoming mail server b. sender's computer
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
c. service provider's outgoing mail server d. Internet routers ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 102 9. ____ has been donated for public use and has no copyright restrictions. a. Freeware c. Packaged software b. Shareware d. Public-domain software ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 143 10. With spreadsheet software, a ____ is a predefined formula that performs common calculations such as adding the values in a group of cells or generating a value such as the time or date. a. function c. macro b. script d. module ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 151-152 11. A query is a request for specific data from the ____. a. database c. worksheet b. spreadsheet d. Web site ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 154 12. Users often interact with Web applications, directly at the Web site, referred to as the ____, through their Web browser. a. host c. client b. server d. portal ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 172 13. In a machine cycle, the term ____ refers to the process of translating the instruction into signals the computer can execute. a. fetching c. executing b. storing d. decoding ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 215 14. ____ are part of the processor, not part of memory or a permanent storage device. a.
Background image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 01/11/2011 for the course CGS 1000 taught by Professor Powel during the Spring '07 term at St. Petersburg College.

Page1 / 8

Pre_Post Test Complete - Discovering Computers 2010...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online