Chapter 3: Using the Internet

The Internet was created to provide
-a secure form of communications.

-a common communication means for all computers.

-both A and B

-neither A or B

both A and B
Which of the following describes an IP address?

-It identifies a website.

-It is referred to as a dotted quad.

-It identifies any computer connecting to the Internet.

-all of the above

all of the above
Which of the following browsers was introduced with Windows 10?
-Internet Explorer

-Chrome

-Edge

-Firefox

edge
What web browser feature would be particularly useful when using public computers?
-Pinned tabs

-Session restore

-Privacy browsing

-all of the above

privacy browsing
In the URL https://www.whitehouse.gov/blog, which part is considered the protocol?

-.gov

-http

-www.whitehouse.gov

-/blog

http
Search engines that search other search engines are called
-betasearch engines.

-metasearch engines.

-gigasearch engines.

-megasearch engines.

metasearch engines.
A computer connected to the Internet that asks for data is a(n) ________.
-server

-aggregator

-client

-surrogate

client
A(n) ________ is installed on your computer, and when the program is opened, your e-mail is downloaded to your computer.
-e-mail host

-e-mail server

-e-mail client

-web-based e-mail

e-mail client
All of the following are tips for professional e-mail etiquette EXCEPT ________.
-use spell-checker and proofread before sending

-be concise and to the point

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

-include a meaningful subject line

use abbreviations such as “u,” “r,” and “BRB” to keep the e-mail message shorter
Podcasts enable you to ________.
-post journal entries on the web

-edit video files over the web

-communicate with friends in real time

-deliver audio/video files via RSS

deliver audio/video files via RSS