Chapter 7 Quiz

The ________ is a worldwide collection of millions of computers and networks of all sizes.
a. intranet
b. extranet
c. Internet
d. Web site
c. Internet
________ are indexes of information based on keywords in documents and make it possible for search engines to find what you’re looking for.
a. Directories
b. Search engines
c. Key indexes
d. Crawlers
a. Directories
________ enables users in chat rooms to exchange text messages with people in other locations in real time.
a. Wired Enabled Chat
b. Distributed Chat
c. Relay Communications Chat
d. Internet Relay Chat
d. Internet Relay Chat
What is the protocol used for Internet telephony?
a. Audio Internet Protocol
b. Voice on time Internet Protocol
c. Voice over Internet Protocol
d. Telephone over Internet Protocol
c. Voice over Internet Protocol
A(n) ________ is a network within an organization that uses Internet protocols and technologies (for example, TCP/IP, which includes File Transfer Protocol [FTP], SMTP, and others) for collecting, storing, and disseminating useful information that supports business activities, such as sales, customer service, human resources, and marketing.
a. intranet
b. internet
c. extranet
d. omninet
a. intranet
An intranet is a ________ network.
a. public
b. private
c. free access
d. paid access
b. private
A(n) ________ is a secure network that uses the Internet and Web technologies to connect intranets of business partners, so communication between organizations or between consumers is possible.
a. internet
b. intranet
c. extranet
d. omninet
c. extranet
A ________ is a journal or newsletter that’s updated frequently and intended for the general public.
a. blog
b. newsgroup
c. wiki
d. bog
a. blog
A ________ is a type of Web site that allows users to add, delete and sometimes modify content.
a. blog
b. newsgroup
c. wiki
d. bog
c. wiki
________ refers to a broad class of Web sites and services that allow users to connect with friends, family, and colleagues online as well as meet people with similar interests or hobbies.
a. Wiki pages
b. Collaborative networking
c. Social engineering
d. Social networking
d. Social networking
________ are a fast, easy way to distribute Web content in Extensible Markup Language (XML) format.
a. XML feeds
b. HTML feeds
c. RSS feeds
d. HTTPS feeds
c. RSS feeds
A ________ is an electronic audio file, such as an MP3 file, that’s posted on the Web for users to download to their mobile devices or computers.
a. blogcast
b. podcast
c. broadcast
d. wikicast
b. podcast
________ connect a variety of high-performance networks, and their main function is the exchange of I2 traffic with a specified bandwidth.
a. Gigapops
b. Podcasts
c. Nanopods
d. Gigatypes
a. Gigapops
________ is a collaborative effort involving more than 200 U.S. universities and corporations to develop advanced Internet technologies and applications for higher education and academic research.
a. Internet2 (I2)
b. Web3 (W3)
c. Cloud computing
d. Advanced Internet Effort (IIE)
a. Internet2 (I2)
________ is a suite of applications intended to make education easier and targets distance learning and self-education.
a. Learningware
b. Virtual learning center
c. Classware
d. University Learning Center
a. Learningware