Intro To Info Syst Quiz

Course Intro To Info Syst
Test Week 3 Quiz 1
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Instructions This quiz consists of 25 multiple choice questions and covers the material in Chapters 1 through 3.
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  • Question 1

4 out of 4 points

Any fact or set of facts, such as the words in a letter to a friend or the notes in a song, can become computer ____.
Selected Answer:  

data

Correct Answer:  

data

  • Question 2

4 out of 4 points

Special Web pages called ____ are available to help you locate what you are looking for on the Internet.
Selected Answer:  

search sites

Correct Answer:  

search sites

  • Question 3

4 out of 4 points

The term ____ refers to one resource available through the ____.
Selected Answer:  

WWW, Internet

Correct Answer:  

WWW, Internet

  • Question 4

4 out of 4 points

The term ____ refers to the programs or instructions used to tell a computer what to do, and allow people to use a computer to perform specific tasks.
Selected Answer:  

software

Correct Answer:  

software

  • Question 5

4 out of 4 points

____ generally run one program at a time, as fast as possible.
Selected Answer:  

Supercomputers

Correct Answer:  

Supercomputers

  • Question 6

4 out of 4 points

____ is one of the primary operations of a computer.
Selected Answer:  

Processing

Correct Answer:  

Processing

  • Question 7

4 out of 4 points

An email address consists of a ____, followed by an @ symbol, followed by the domain name of the mail server.
Selected Answer:  

username

Correct Answer:  

username

  • Question 8

4 out of 4 points

Of the following, the only original TLD is ____.
Selected Answer:  

.mil

Correct Answer:  

.mil

  • Question 9

4 out of 4 points

The _____ is a small quartz crystal located on the motherboard.
Selected Answer:  

system clock

Correct Answer:  

system clock

  • Question 10

4 out of 4 points

BD-R dual-layer discs can store up to _____ of data.
Selected Answer:  

50 GB

Correct Answer:  

50 GB

  • Question 11

4 out of 4 points

_____ contain tiny chips and radio antennas; the data in them is read by a reader whenever it is in range (from two inches to up to 300 feet or more).
Selected Answer:  

RFID tags

Correct Answer:  

RFID tags

  • Question 12

4 out of 4 points

A(n) _____ is any piece of equipment that is used to enter data into a computer.
Selected Answer:  

input device

Correct Answer:  

input device

  • Question 13

4 out of 4 points

The term memory when referring to computers usually means _____.
Selected Answer:  

RAM

Correct Answer:  

RAM

  • Question 14

4 out of 4 points

Today, many notebook and netbook computers use _____ instead of PC Cards to give them additional capabilities.
Selected Answer:  

ExpressCard modules

Correct Answer:  

ExpressCard modules

  • Question 15

4 out of 4 points

_____ is the science of identifying individuals based on measurable biological characteristics.
Selected Answer:  

Biometrics

Correct Answer:  

Biometrics

  • Question 16

4 out of 4 points

PPI stands for _____.
Selected Answer:  

pixels per inch

Correct Answer:  

pixels per inch

  • Question 17

4 out of 4 points

Mobile software is almost always ____.
Selected Answer:  

downloaded from an app store

Correct Answer:  

downloaded from an app store

  • Question 18

4 out of 4 points

The latest version of the Windows operating system is ____.
Selected Answer:  

Windows 10

Correct Answer:  

Windows 10

  • Question 19

4 out of 4 points

____ software includes any software that is developed and sold for a profit.
Selected Answer:  

Commercial

Correct Answer:  

Commercial

  • Question 20

4 out of 4 points

____ is a term for software that is run directly from the Internet.
Selected Answer:  

SaaS

Correct Answer:  

SaaS

  • Question 21

4 out of 4 points

____ software is not copyrighted.
Selected Answer:  

Public domain

Correct Answer:  

Public domain

  • Question 22

4 out of 4 points

Most operating systems today primarily use a ____.
Selected Answer:  

GUI

Correct Answer:  

GUI

  • Question 23

4 out of 4 points

____ is an open-platform mobile operating system.
Selected Answer:  

Android

Correct Answer:  

Android

  • Question 24

4 out of 4 points

The accompanying figure shows a(n) ____.
Selected Answer:  

command-line interface

Correct Answer:  

command-line interface

  • Question 25

4 out of 4 points

All of the following typically use the same operating systems as desktop computers EXCEPT ____.
Selected Answer:  

mobile phones

Correct Answer:  

mobile phones