Ecommerce Final Exam with answers

Ecommerce Final Exam with answers - Page |1 MIS672 Final...

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

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Page | 1 MIS672 Final Exam Student Name Student ID _________ Final Examination 1. E-commerce can be defined as:________________- a. the use of the Internet and the Web to transact business. b. the digital enablement of transactions and processes within a firm. c. digitally enabled commercial transactions between and among organizations and individuals. d. both (a) and (c). 2. The following are all unique features of e-commerce technology:_______________ a. interactivity, global reach, information asymmetry, personalization/customization. b. universal standards, richness, information density, interactivity. c. information density, universal standards, personalization/customization, sales force-driven. d. local/regional reach, interactivity, richness, personalization/customization. 3. Disintermediation refers to:__________________________ a. new opportunities for middlemen to aggregate content, products and services. b. the disappearance of market middlemen and the destruction of traditional distribution channels. c. hyper-competition. d. the fact that when everyone uses the same tool or product, all participants receive more value. 4. In addition to the Internet and the World Wide Web, which of the following technologies is integral to understanding e-commerce? a. Client/server computing b. Wireless computing c. Peer-to-peer computing d. Mainframe computing 5. Today, the portal business model is to:___________________ a. serve solely as a gateway to the Internet. b. be a destination site. c. provide an integrated package of content and services all in one place. d. both (b) and (c). 6. A/An ___________ is a company that offers access to Internet-based software applications to other companies. a. market creator b. ASP c. exchange d. portal 7. The global scale of the Internet impacts the business environment in all of the following ways except :__ a. it lowers costs of industry and firm operations through production and sales efficiencies. b. it enables competition on a worldwide scope. c. it increases the importance of having a local and regional sales force. d. it lowers barriers to entry, yet greatly expands market at the same time. 8. The basic building blocks of the Internet include all of the following except :__________ a. client/server computing. b. the SMTP, POP, and IMAP protocols. c. the TCP/IP communications protocol.
Background image of page 1

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

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Page | 2 d. packet-switching hardware. 9. The process of slicing digital messages into parcels, sending them along different communication paths as they become available, and reassembling them at the destination point is called:_________ a. routing. b. the Transmission Control protocol. c. packet switching. d. the File Transfer Protocol. 10. Specialized computers that interconnect the thousands of computers that make up the Internet in order
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 10/07/2011 for the course MIS 725 taught by Professor Dawood during the Spring '11 term at Atlanta Tech.

Page1 / 12

Ecommerce Final Exam with answers - Page |1 MIS672 Final...

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