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stephanie teh

Report: DC 2008 - Practice Test - Chapter 1 - Attempt # 1
Date: 11/13/09
Score: 5/20
1. Incorrect Study Page: 11
1. The major differences between the ____ and client computers are that the ____ ordinarily has more power, more storage space, and expanded communications capabilities.

Incorrect   a. smart terminal
  b. desktop
  c. server
  d. workgroup
2. Incorrect Study Page: 30
2. Each employee or customer who uses a computer in the large business is a ____ user.

  a. large business
Incorrect   b. power
  c. SOHO
  d. mobile
3. Correct Study Page: 32
3. ____ software usually includes a variety of online services. For example, computer users can track investments and do online banking.

Correct   a. Finance
  b. Education
  c. Government
  d. Health care
4. Correct Study Page: 12
4. In a(n) ____, you can communicate with multiple users at the same time - much like a group discussion.

  a. instant message
  b. e-mail
Correct   c. chat room
  d. photo community
5. Correct Study Page: 8
5. A ____ displays text, graphics, and videos on a screen.

  a. system unit
  b. speaker
Correct   c. monitor
  d. PC video camera
6. Incorrect Study Page: 19
6. A mainframe computer fits ____.

Incorrect   a. on a desk
  b. in a small cabinet
  c. in a partial room
  d. on your lap or in your hand
7. Incorrect Study Page: 25
7. Generating information from a computer requires the following five elements: hardware, software, data, people, and ____.

Incorrect   a. memory
  b. output
  c. input
  d. procedures
8. Incorrect Study Page: 15
8. ____ serves as the interface between the user, the application software, and the computer's hardware.

Incorrect   a. Information software
  b. Word processing software
  c. System software
  d. Database software
9. Incorrect Study Page: 6
9. Computers process data into ____.

  a. storage
  b. communications
Incorrect   c. memory
  d. information
10. Incorrect Study Page: 10
10. Benefits of computers are possible because computers have the advantages of speed, ____, consistency, storage, and communications.

  a. reliability
  b. fairness
Incorrect   c. loyalty
  d. all of the above
11. Incorrect Study Page: 29
11. A ____ requires the capabilities of a workstation or other type of powerful computer.

Incorrect   a. small office/home office user
  b. power user
  c. mobile user
  d. home user
12. Correct Study Page: 20
12. Personal computers that you can carry from place to place are called ____.

Correct   a. mobile computers
  b. desktop computers
  c. mainframe computers
  d. supercomputers
13. Incorrect Study Page: 34
13. Through ____, health-care professionals in separate locations conduct live conferences on the computer.

  a. neural networks
  b. telemedicine
Incorrect   c. distance learning
  d. computer-aided health-care (CAH)
14. Correct Study Page: 12
14. With ____, you can have a live conversation with another connected user.

  a. e-mail
Correct   b. instant messaging
  c. e-commerce
  d. distance learning
15. Incorrect Study Page: 8
15. A ____ is an example of storage media.

Incorrect   a. monitor
  b. PC video camera
  c. modem
  d. CD
16. Incorrect Study Page: 36
16. Vehicles manufactured today often include some type of ____.

Incorrect   a. application system
  b. vehicle position number (VPN)
  c. onboard navigation system
  d. computer-aided routing (CAR)
17. Incorrect Study Page: 15
17. With a ____, you interact with the software using text, graphics, and visual images such as icons.

  a. utility program
Incorrect   b. communications device
  c. graphical user interface
  d. digital pen
18. Incorrect Study Page: 18
18. A programmer is sometimes called a computer programmer or ____.

  a. analyst
  b. developer
Incorrect   c. project manager
  d. desktop specialist
19. Incorrect Study Page: 12
19. A ____ can contain text, graphics, audio, and video.

  a. Web page
  b. Web http
Incorrect   c. Web URL
  d. Web program
20. Incorrect Study Page: 7
20. Six widely used ____ are the keyboard, mouse, microphone, scanner, digital camera, and PC video camera.

  a. input devices
  b. storage devices
  c. output devices
Incorrect   d. system units