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MTTC Computer Science: Practice & Study Guide Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following refers to the right to determine when, and to what extent, information about oneself can be communicated to others?

Question 2 2. Bill is the new Chief Technology Officer at Z Corp. He plans to use _____ to prevent theft and protect the integrity of Z Corps. data.

Question 3 3. Which is true about closed source software?

Question 4 4. In the context of video cards, GPU stand for?

Question 5 5. Which hardware is used to input data signals to a computer by touching a monitor?

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Question 6 6. Millie is a recording artist seeking to buy a device that processes audio output. Which device is she interested in?

Question 7 7. What is data encryption?

Question 8 8. Which of the following best describes the role of a system administrator?

Question 9 9. Which of the following file systems is recommended when working with multiple operation systems?

Question 10 10. All of the following are valid reasons for having different file types EXCEPT:

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Question 11 11. While both spreadsheet and database software can be used to organize and manipulate data, when would you benefit most from using database software?

Question 12 12. Which of the following depicts a typical FTP site?

Question 13 13. In the context of specialized software for educators LMS stand for _____.

Question 14 14. The online encyclopedia Wikipedia is an example of a _______.

Question 15 15. How are the existence of intranets and extranets critical for organizational growth?

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Question 16 16. _____ are important because they make it possible for hardware and software produced by different companies easily share information and work together.

Question 17 17. Which internet protocol is responsible for re transmitting lost or erroneous data packets?

Question 18 18. A computer virus is one type of _____.

Question 19 19. The term modem is short for _____.

Question 20 20. Which of the following is not a network operating system?

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Question 21 21. How is WAN different from WWAN?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is an example of network topology?

Question 23 23. What is a search engine?

Question 24 24. Which of the following about XHTML is FALSE?

Question 25 25. A set of computer instructions that you can record and execute later as needed is called a(n) _____.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is a characteristic of an Automated Online Search Tool?

Question 27 27. What is the definition of Assistive Technology?

Question 28 28. What is a student response system?

Question 29 29. Technology ethics may include:

Question 30 30. To fully participate in a webinar, all users must have:

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Question 31 31. In a business context, what is a wiki?

Question 32 32. What is a virtual meeting?

Question 33 33. What is the difference between newsgroups and discussion forums?

Question 34 34. How do functions differ from methods?

Question 35 35. Which of the following represents the simplest algorithm to search an unsorted list of items in order to determine whether a particular item occurs in the list or not?

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Question 36 36. Instead of a list of steps, algorithms can be written using:

Question 37 37. The measure of how much computing resources and time an algorithm requires is known as _____, and is denoted by _____.

Question 38 38. A data type where values can only represent one of a limited number of pre-defined categories is called a(n) _______ data type.

Question 39 39. Helen is writing code is writing code that relies heavily on recursive functions. Which of these programming languages would she be using?

Question 40 40. Why is FORTRAN considered a procedural programming language?

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Question 41 41. Top down program design starts with the _____ and ends with the _____.

Question 42 42. How are the programming languages Java and C++ different?

Question 43 43. Which of the following languages uses codes such as MOVE, ADD and SUB?

Question 44 44. Programs that handle asynchronous input are:

Question 45 45. Which of the following program robustness characteristics is often revamped on old systems?

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Question 46 46. What is the most important thing to do to incorporate multiple intelligences into your teaching?

Question 47 47. The main difference between interim and summative assessment is...

Question 48 48. _____ assessments are constructed by experts and published for use in schools.

Question 49 49. How have technological advances made lifelong learning more convenient?

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