Chapter 3

The “s” in “https” stands for ________ socket layer.

A.) semantic

B.) secure

C.) server

D.) social

B.) secure
The unique address for a particular website is the ________.

A.) protocol

B.) client

C.) domain section

D.) URL

D.) URL
Which of the following is NOT a feature of the most popular web browsers?

A.) Thumbnail preview

B.) Pinned tabs

C.) Session restore

D.) Tacked browsing

D.) Tacked browsing
Which of the following are personal video journal entries posted on the web?

A.) Vlogs

B.) Podcasts

C.) Newsgroups

D.) Blogs

A.) Vlogs
The World Wide Web was based on a protocol developed by ________.

A.) Tim Berners-Lee

B.) Apple

C.) the U.S. government

D.) Microsoft

A.) Time Berners-Lee
A Microsoft ________ account allows you to store and share files in the cloud.

A.) Dropbox

B.) OneDrive

C.) Drive

D.) iCloud

B.) OneDrive
Software that enables you to display and interact with text and other media on the web is a web ________.

A.) client

B.) agent

C.) server

D.) browser

D.) browser
All of the following are tips for professional e-mail etiquette EXCEPT ________.

A.) use spell-checker and proofread before sending

B.) include a meaningful subject line

C.) use abbreviations such as “u,” “r,” and “BRB” to keep the e-mail message shorter

D.) be concise and to the point

C.) use abbreviations such as “u,” “r,” and “BRB” to keep the e-mail message shorter
Which of the following is NOT a social networking site?

A.) YouTube

B.) LinkedIn

C.) Facebook

D.) iTunes

D.) iTunes
The “fathers of the Internet” are Vinton Cerf and ________.

A.) Robert Kahn

B.) Robert Cailliau

C.) Bill Gates

D.) Tim Berners-Lee

A.) Robert Kahn
A ________ is a personal journal posted on the web.

A.) webcast

B.) blog

C.) wiki

D.) podcast

B.) blog
In the URL https://www.microsoft.com/surface, the portion labeled “http” is the ________.

A.) top-level domain

B.) protocol

C.) path

D.) domain name

B.) protocol
Multimedia is anything that involves one or more of the following EXCEPT ________.

A.) audio files

B.) video files

C.) browsers

D.) graphics

C.) browsers
The Internet is ________.

A.) the same as the web

B.) a large network of networks

C.) a communication system for the U.S. military

D.) an internal communication system for businesses

B.) a large network of networks
A(n) ________ is installed on your computer, and when the program is opened, your e-mail is downloaded to your computer.

A.) web-based e-mail

B.) e-mail client

C.) e-mail server

D.) e-mail host

B.) e-mail client
A computer connected to the Internet that asks for data is a(n) ________.

A.) aggregator

B.) client

C.) surrogate

D.) server

B.) client
The browser feature which allows tabs to work independently from one another so if one crashes, the others may continue to work is known as ________.

A.) tab isolation

B.) privacy browsing

C.) free tabs

D.) pinned tabs

A.) tab isolation
The concept of the Internet was developed by the U.S. Department of Defense as a network that ________ in event of an attack.

A.) allows commerce to continue

B.) provides point to point connections

C.) would not be disrupted easily

D.) would not be easily hacked

C.) would not be disrupted easily
________ is a professional, business-oriented social networking site.

A.) Picasa

B.) Flickr

C.) Twitter

D.) LinkedIn

D.) LinkedIn
Which of the following is NOT a precaution to take when shopping online?

A.) Avoid making online transactions on a public computer.

B.) Shop at well-known, reputable sites.

C.) When placing an order, make sure you receive a confirmation number.

D.) Pay with a debit card, not a credit card.

D.) Pay with a debit card, not a credit card
A(n) ________ is usually a live broadcast of audio or video content.

A.) Podcast

B.) Instant message

C.) Wiki

D.) Webcast

D.) Webcast
All of the following are types of e-commerce business EXCEPT ________.

A.) B2B

B.) C2C

C.) C2B

D.) B2C

C.) C2B
A ________ allows visitors to add, remove, or edit its content.

A.) blog

B.) chat

C.) wiki

D.) podcast

C.) wiki
Which of the following is a feature of Live bookmarks?

A.) Enables you to pin your favorite website images

B.) Broadcasts webinars

C.) Adds RSS technology to bookmarks

D.) Streams live television programs

C.) Adds RSS technology to bookmarks
In the URL https://www.microsoft.com/surface, the portion labeled “.com” is the ________.

A.) domain name

B.) protocol

C.) host

D.) top-level domain

D.) top-level domain