CS8 Midterm 3, Chapter 7

The original internet is called?
ARPANET
____ enables you to navigate through pieces of information by using links to connect them.
Hypertext
A ____ is a company that offers internet access.
Internet Service Providers (ISP)
Which technology uses radio waves to provide wireless high-speed network connections?
Wi-Fi
You can view multiple webpages in most browsers using:
Tabs
A ____ is a third-party program that extends the functionality of a web browser.
Add-on
Examples of restricted ____ includes .gov and .edu.
Top Level Domains (TLDs)
The ____ allows you to type a URL in your browser instead of an Internet Protocols (IP) address.
Domain Name System (DNS)
A ____ defines the relationship between words or groups of words and is used to create a search filter to refine a search.
Boolean Operator
Check the ____ on a website for the credentials of the author or organization.
About Us page
True or False: The internet was developed in 1991 by Tim-Berners Lee
False
True or False: These are five Internet Exchange Points around world.
True
True or False: You can access the Internet2 through your home Internet Service Provider (ISP).
False
True or False: Bandwidth is the data transfer rate of a network.
True
True or False: Because it uses satellite, WiMAX is available in remote locations.
False
True or False: You can’t change the home page in most browsers.
False
True or False: Adobe Flash Player is a popular web browser.
False
True or False: It’s generally not necessary to type www when entering a URL in your browser.
True
True or False: Every device on the Internet must have a unique IP address.
True
True or False: Much of the Internet consists of user-generated content that should be critically evaluated.
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.
Hyperlinks
____ is making calls over the Internet, instead of standard telephone lines.
VoIP
The ____ is a network designed for education, research, and collaborations.
Internet2
The authoring language that defines the structure of a webpage is ____.
HTML
Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Safari are examples of ____.
Web browsers
The ____ is the webpage that appears when you open your browser.
Homepage
Another term for the address of a website is ____.
URL