Ethical, Social & Business Issues in IT: Help & Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following terms involves moving a business function in-house rather than having an external vendor complete the task?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is a barrier for e-commerce?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is the main purpose of job design?

Question 4 4. 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 5 5. Yvette's work space includes a contoured chair that prevents stress on her body and a keyboard curved to fit her natural wrist alignment. This functional design is referred to as _____.

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT a benefit of globalization?

Question 7 7. When Angela buys a new smartphone that uses retina scanning instead of a password, the phone is using _____ security.

Question 8 8. _____ is a small data file stored on a computer hard drive by a website when the user visits the site.

Question 9 9. Which is true about closed source software?

Question 10 10. The best way a business can protect its customers from fraud is to _____.

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Question 11 11. Copyright law gives authors the exclusive rights to their work, including the right to make copies for the author's lifetime plus how many years after death?

Question 12 12. When Elliot plants malicious code on a corporate computer that will destroy files he is considered a _____.

Question 13 13. In regard to globalization, which of the following statements about the advances in information technology is TRUE?

Question 14 14. If you are a victim of identity theft, which of the following is not an action you should take?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is not considered a form of fraud?

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Question 16 16. Which technology has had the biggest impact on the economy?

Question 17 17. Businesses use targeted marketing for all of the following reasons EXCEPT?

Question 18 18. Which of the following BEST describes the monitoring of people with technology, often without their knowledge?

Question 19 19. A small computer program gets stored on a user's hard drive. The program then collects the user's habits and transmits that information to a third party, all without the user's consent. From this description, the small program is _____.

Question 20 20. Which of the following is a method for securing data by using special mathematical algorithms to convert the data into a scrambled code before transmission?

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Question 21 21. Julio works from home several days a week and collaborates with his colleagues using a computer linked to his place of employment. This work arrangement is an example of _____.

Question 22 22. Which of the following is a disadvantage of outsourcing?

Question 23 23. All of the following are ways information technology has changed and reshaped job design EXCEPT:

Question 24 24. From an employee perspective, which of the following is NOT a benefit of telecommuting?

Question 25 25. When an online retailer collects and stores personal data on customers in exchange for giving the customers discounts through a loyalty program, the customers are surrendering their _____.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is NOT a program used by employers to monitor employees' computer usage?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is an unintentional threat to the security of computer networks?

Question 28 28. What is the basic difference between outsourcing and insourcing?

Question 29 29. Which of the following describes a virtual team?

Question 30 30. Which term refers to software that is distributed for free with accessible source code that can be modified and improved by anyone?

Ethical, Social & Business Issues in IT: Help & Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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