CIS105 Ch 8

A customizable watch that connects to your smartphone using Bluetooth is called ________.
a. Rock e-paper watch
b. Rock e-text watch
c. Pebble e-paper watch
d. Pebble e-text watch
c. Pebble e-paper watch
The primary input devices for smartphones are ________.
a. keyboard and mouse
b. microphone and touch pad
c. microphone and mouse
d. touch pad and digital camera
b. microphone and touch pad
SMS technology sends both text and photos.
true or false
false
A digital camera’s resolution is measured in megapixels.
true or false
true
To transfer files from your computer to your music device use a(n) ________ port.
a. multimedia
b. serial
c. USB
d. parallel
c. USB
A new Asus device that combines the features of a phone and a tablet is a ________.
a. Phonepad
b. Padfone
c. Fonepad
d. Padphone
b. Padfone
You can send messages that include photos and videos between mobile devices using ________ technology.
a. short message service (SMS)
b. multimedia message service (MMS)
c. delivery multimedia service (DMS)
d. multimedia delivery service (MDS)
b. multimedia message service (MMS)
An analog-to-digital converter chip ________.
a. converts the sound waves from a voice into digital signals
b. converts digital sound waves into analog sound waves
c. converts written data into sound waves
d. converts letters from the keyboard into digital format
a. converts the sound waves from a voice into digital signals
The operating system of a cell phone is stored in ________.
a. RAM
b. the CPU
c. ROM
d. the transceiver
c. ROM
Both MasterCard and Visa are piloting programs that would allow cell phone users to “tap and go.”
true or false
true
Images are a representation of light waves called ________ or continuous waves.
a. modular
b. digital
c. pattern
d. analog
d. analog
An Internet connectivity plan is also known as a ________.
a. text plan
b. data plan
c. mobile plan
d. network plan
b. data plan
Google ________ is an online store that delivers software for mobile devices.
a. Fun
b. Games
c. Play
d. Sport
c. Play
VoIP can be considered an alternative to a traditional landline phone service.
true or false
true
All of the following are advantages of VoIP, EXCEPT ________.
a. low or free cost
b. portability
c. reliability
d. the ability to make calls from any WiFi hotspot
c. reliability
With video-editing software, you can review video clips frame by frame.
true or false
true
DRM-free music can legally be moved from system to system.
true or false
true
All cell phones have the same components as any computer.
true or false
true
Inexpensive phones with modest processors and simple interfaces are called feature phones.
true or false
true
The operating systems for tablets and smartphones are completely different.
true or false
false
A(n) ________ is included in a cell phone to handle the compression of data for it to be quickly transmitted to another phone.
a. analog-to-digital converter
b. digital signal processor chip
c. codec
d. compression utility
b. digital signal processor chip
With video-editing software, you can review video clips frame by frame.
false or true
true
VoIP can be considered an alternative to a traditional landline phone service.
false or true
true
Which of the following uses radio waves to transmit data signals over short distances?
a. VoIP
b. Infrared
c. Wireless access protocol
d. Bluetooth
d. Bluetooth
The main difference between the tablet and smartphone is the ________.
a. operating system
b. touch-screen interface
c. screen size
d. Internet connectivity
c. screen size
To transfer files from your computer to your music device use a(n) ________ port.
1. multimedia
2. serial
3. USB
4. parallel
3. USB
The operating system of a cell phone is stored in ________.
a. RAM
b. the CPU
c. ROM
d. the transceiver
c. ROM
A customizable watch that connects to your smartphone using Bluetooth is called ________.
1. Rock e-paper watch
2. Rock e-text watch
3. Pebble e-paper watch
4. Pebble e-text watch
3. Pebble e-paper watch
Which of the following statements is NOT true about the JPEG file format?
a. JPEGs are compressed.
b. JPEGs lose minor image detail.
c. JPEGs are larger than raw files.
d. JPEG stands for Joint Photographic Experts Group.
c. JPEGs are larger than raw files.
The Apple iPhone provides a software-based keyboard that supports more than 100 languages.
true or false
false
The primary input devices for smartphones are ________.
1. keyboard and mouse
2. microphone and touch pad
3. microphone and mouse
4. touch pad and digital camera
2. microphone and touch pad
A processor in a cell phone is as fast as a processor in a desktop.
true or false
false
Smartphones do not require special service providers to connect to the Internet.
true or false
false
A virtual phone number can be assigned to your cell phone or smartphone to keep your true number private.
true or false
true
A(n) ________ converts your voice’s sound waves into digital signals.
a. digital signal processor
b. analog-to-digital converter chip
c. mobile switching center
d. base transceiver station
b. analog-to-digital converter chip
Every new cell/smartphone has to include a GPS chip.
true or false
true
An Internet connectivity plan is also known as a ________.
1. text plan
2. data plan
3. mobile plan
4. network plan
2. data plan
Google ________ is an online store that delivers software for mobile devices.
1. Fun
2. Games
3. Play
4. Sport
3. Play
All of the following are advantages of VoIP, EXCEPT ________.
1. low or free cost
2. portability
3. reliability
4. the ability to make calls from any WiFi hotspot
3. reliability
Raw files are larger than JPEG files.
true or false
true