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Application Software Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What does open source refer to?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is NOT an example of an office suite?

Question 3 3. What does WYSIWYG stand for?

Question 4 4. Which of the following will Andrea use when she needs to manipulate accounting data into financial ratios for a presentation?

Question 5 5. Which of the following characteristics indicates the amount of detail in a raster graphic?

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Question 6 6. Software that allows you to publish, edit and modify online content from a central interface is called:

Question 7 7. Which of the following BEST describes terminal emulator software?

Question 8 8. Which of the following statements about proprietary software is TRUE?

Question 9 9. Which of the following elements are commonly included on presentation slides?

Question 10 10. Which of these problems can be solved with a macro?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following office suites is available completely online and without the need for local installation?

Question 12 12. Which of the following BEST describes the purpose of database software?

Question 13 13. A pharmaceutical research assistant routinely needs to enter test data on a spreadsheet for 25 patients and calculate summary statistics for the group. The research assistant will use _____.

Question 14 14. Which of the following is the most accurate description of a slideshow?

Question 15 15. What do presentation and illustration software have in common?

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Question 16 16. All of the following are part of a typical office suite EXCEPT:

Question 17 17. Which of the following is used in database software to answer basic questions about your data?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is included in Apache OpenOffice?

Question 19 19. Which of the following BEST describes the use of referencing in spreadsheet software?

Question 20 20. Which type of graphic is most commonly used in illustration software?

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Question 21 21. What does FTP stand for?

Question 22 22. All of the following are true of shareware EXCEPT:

Question 23 23. Which of the following is NOT a video file format?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is used by the business planning group of a large company when they prepare the annual budget?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT a benefit of using an office suite?

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Question 26 26. What is a productivity suite in the context of software applications?

Question 27 27. Why is CSS used in web design?

Question 28 28. All of the following are generally included in an office suite EXCEPT:

Question 29 29. A _____ refers to a computer interface in which a user interacts with a computer system by typing in lines of text.

Question 30 30. Points, lines, curves and shapes are used to create what type of illustrations?

Application Software Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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