CIS test

What feature allows you to connect a camera directly to a printer?
PictBridge
Which is a drawback of point-and shoot cameras?
You can’t change the lens
Which type of camera has the least shutter lag?
D-SLR
What is necessary for your camera to connect to your computer using a USB or FireWire cable?
Device driver
Which audio file type is most commonly used for music files?
MP3
Which media player is designed to transfer media to an iOS device?
iTunes
What process allows media to begin to play immediately as it is being received?
Streaming
Which is not an iOS device?
Android
Why might you carry a tablet instead of a notebook?
to take pictures, listen to music, and for longer battery life
Why is a smartphone considered a convergence device?
It has features of a PDA and a portable media player.
You can change the lens on a compact system camera (t/f)
true
Resolution has the most impact on the size of photo print you can make (t/f)
true
D-SLRs are subject to shutter lag (t/f)
false
Once full, memory cards cannot be reused (t/f)
false
Editing digital images requires expensive software (t/f)
false
Once you post an image on an online photo sharing site, anyone can view it (t/f)
false
Webcasts can be live or pre-recorded (t/f)
true
Speech recognition software is built into most modern operating systems (t/f)
true
Portable media players that use flash memory for storage have lower capacities than those that have hard drives (T/F)
true
An e-reader is a tablet designed for reading books (t/f)
true
________________ is the measure of the number of pixels in an image and is expressed in megapixels.
Resolution
The time between pressing the button and the camera snapping the picture is called _______________
shutter lag
Optical __________ uses a lens to change the focal length of the camera
zoom
Labeling images with keywords, or _____________ them, makes it easier to find your pictures later.
tagging
An industry standard that allows a camera to connect directly to a printer is ____________
PictBridge
To use ________________ software you might need to train it to recognize your speech patterns
speech recognition
_____________ is a technology that is applied to digital media files, such as music, eBooks, and videos, to impose restrictions on the use of these files.
Digital rights management (DRM)
________________ software tools allow you to create a video of what happens on your computer screen.
Screen capture
Broadcasting on the Web, or ______________ , can be used to stream a live performance or lecture.
webcasting
______________ allow you to carry with you thousands of songs and podcasts (and perhaps photos, videos, and games), so you can listen to them wherever you are.
Portable media players
The original Internet was called
ARPANET
The broadband Internet service that runs over fiber optic cable is
FTTH
A(n) _______ is a company that offers Internet access
ISP
The default Web browser on a Mac is
Safari
You can view multiple Web pages in most browsers using
tabs
A(n) _______ is a third- party program that extends the functionality of a Web browser.
add-on
Examples of _________ include .com, .gov, and .edu
TLDs (top-level domains)
The ___________ allows you to type a URL in your browser instead of an IP address.
DNS (Domain Name System)
One way to evaluate a website’s credibility is to look for a ________ TLD
restricted
Check the ______ on a website for the credentials of the author or organization.
About Us page
The Internet was developed in 1991 by Tim-Berners Lee (T/F)
false
There are five Internet Exchange Points around the world (t/f)
false
The Internet2 project evolved from the original NSFNET (t/f)
true
Outside of your home, you share your DSL with your neighbors (t/f)
false
Because it uses satellites, WiMAX is available in remote locations (t/f)
false
Most Web pages can’t be viewed in a mobile browser (t/f)
false
Adobe Flash Player is a popular Web browser (t/f)
false
It’s generally not necessary to type http:// when entering a URL in your browser (t/f)
true
Every node on the Internet must have a unique IP address (t/f)
true
Much of the Internet consists of user-generated-content that should be critically evaluated (t/f)
true
The ____________________ is the high-speed connection point between networks
internet backbone
The ______________ is the part of the Internet that uses hypertext to connect pieces of information
World Wide Web
__________ is broadband over digital telephone lines
DSL
Internet access that exceeds 200 Kbps is considered ____________
broadband
The two formats of 4G internet access are _____ and ________
LTE and WiMAX
Basic web pages are written in _____
HTML
Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Safari are examples of ___________
web browsers
The _____________ is the Web page that appears when you open your browser.
home page
Another term for the address of a website is ______
URL
The ____ gov is restricted to government websites.
TLD
What form of online communication happens in real time between two people?
instant messaging
What are synchronous online conversations between multiple people at the same time?
Chats
Email is a ____________ form of online communication
store-and-forward
Which field prevents multiple recipients from seeing each others’ email addresses?
Bcc:
A(n) ________ is an online game in which players interact with people in real time in a virtual world using an avatar.
MMORPG
Facebook and LikedIn are examples of
social networks
Your _________ is all the information that someone could find out about you by searching the Web, including social network sites.
digital footprint
What service is used to distribute Web feeds to subscribers?
RSS
In which type of social media are posts are limited to a small number of characters and users post updates frequently?
Microblog
_______ is the practice of using social media sites to sell products and services
SMM
VoIP is a service that allows phone calls to be transmitted over the Internet instead of traditional phone lines (t/f)
true
Email is private and can’t be read by others (t/f)
false
Email is a form of synchronous communication (t/f)
false
A viral video spreads computer viruses (t/f)
false
The social tagging of Web media is known as folksonomy (t/f)
true
Social media is a collection of tools that enable users to create user-generated content, connect, network, and share (t/f)
true
You can listen to some podcasts directly from their websites without a podcast client (t/f)
true
Like a blog, a wiki usually has only one author (t/f)
false
Crowd-sourcing means trusting the collective opinion of a crowd of people rather than that of an expert (t/f)
true
Social media marketing is designed to get more subscribers on social networks (t/f)
false
___________online communication happens in real time.
Synchronous
A __________, or discussion board, is an asynchronous form of communication
forum
A _______ is a series of letters and numbers that are distorted in some way.
captcha
New technologies used to communicate and collaborate on the Web are called _____
Web 2.0
Your ____________ is all the information that someone could find out about you by searching the Web, including social network sites.
digital footprint
the _________ consists of all the blogs on the Web and the connections between them.
blogosphere
_________ is a format used for distributing Web feeds that change frequently—for example, blogs, podcasts, and news—to subscribers.
RSS
A(n) _________ is a digital media file of a prerecorded radio- or TV-like show that is distributed over the Web.
podcast
_____________ sites allow you to save and share your favorites online.
Social bookmarking
___________ is doing business on the Web.
E-commerce
Computers in a peer-to-peer network belong to a ___________.
workgroup
Which resources are not shared by default in a homegroup?
documents
Which type of network consists of data storage devices and servers?
SAN
Which type of network spans multiple locations and connects multiple networks?
WAN
Which topology connects devices in a single line?
bus
When two Bluetooth devices connect to each other directly, they form a(n) ________.
personal area network (PAN)
The device needed to connect two or more networks together is called a(n) ______
router
A(n)___________ connects multiple devices on a LAN
switch
Which protocol is responsible for assuring that data packets are transmitted reliably on a network?
TCP
Which device examines data packets as they enter and leave a network and denies unauthorized packets access?
Firewall
In a client-server network, each computer is considered equal (t/f)
false
It’s possible to share files between computers running Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux (t/f)
true
Most LANs are configured in a ring topology (t/f)
false
A campus area network (CAN) consists of multiple LANs located in the same location connected to each other using routers (t/f)
true
When two wireless devices connect to each other directly, they form an ad hoc network (t/f)
true
Computers can have multiple network adapters installed at one time (t/f)
true
A switch is a device that connects two or more networks together (t/f)
false
You must install special software to create a peer-to-peer network (t/f)
false
TCP/IP is the default protocol installed on Linux computers (t/f)
true
Using an open wireless network to access the Internet without permission is called wardriving (t/f)
false
_____________ include software, hardware, and files
network resources
A ______ creates a private network through a public network.
VPN
A ____________ has at least one server at its center.
client-server network
In an __________________ devices connect through a wireless access point.
infrastructure wireless network
A ___________ is a network that has all devices located in the same physical location
LAN
______________ is the physical layout of a local area network
Topology
Every device on a network must have a(n) ____________ to establish a connection with a network.
network adapter
An analog __________ is the first device on a network connects to the Internet via telephone lines.
modem
A group of clients and servers under the control of one central security database is called a ____________
domain
___________ define the rules for communication between devices
protocols