CIS Chapter 7

Which of the following protocols is used for retrieving messages?
POP
A(n) ____ is an electronic audio file that is posted on the Web for users to download to their mobile devices or computers.
podcast
Google.com, Bing.com, and Ask.com are examples of ____.
search engines
The ____ denotes the type of organization or country the address specifies.
TLD
A(n) ____ is the address of a document or site on the Internet.
URL
Which of the following protocols is used for Internet telephony?
VOiP
A(n) ____ is a journal or newsletter that is updated frequently and intended for the general public.
blog
A(n) ____ is a type of Web site that allows users to add, delete, and sometimes modify conten
wiki
The Internet started in ____.
1969
Which of the following is true of the Internet?
Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE), Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Apple Safari, and Opera are examples of ____
web browsers
____ are usually formed for people to exchange opinions and ideas on a specific topic, usually of a technical or scholarly nature.
diccussion groups
Symmetric DSL usually has an upstream rate of ____ Mbps.
1.5
The Federal Express Tracking System allows customers to enter a package’s tracking number and locate any package still in the system as well as prepare and print shipping forms, get tracking numbers, and schedule pickups. Federal Express is an example of a(n) ____.
extrant
In the URL, http://www.csub.edu/~hbidgoli/books.html, ____ represents the name of the directory in which files are stored.
/~hbidgoli
Documents that include embedded references to audio, text, images, video, and other documents are called ____.
hypermedia
____ are Web sites that allow users to connect with friends, family, and colleagues online as well as meet people with similar interests or hobbies.
social media sites
Which of the following protocols is used to send e-mails?
SMPT
____ is also called a corporate portal.
the intranets
The Internet2 (I2) project started in ____.
1987