Business Software Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is workgroup computing?

Question 2 2. What is a productivity suite in the context of software applications?

Question 3 3. In the context of specialized software for educators LMS stand for _____.

Question 4 4. What is the primary purpose of the security features of the OS of your computer system?

Question 5 5. Being familiar with a file extension helps you to:

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Question 6 6. Management of a retail chain would like the stores to be linked up with each other and the purchasing department to efficiently order merchandise. Management will use _____ to achieve this goal.

Question 7 7. 3D drawing software is used by _____.

Question 8 8. What does 'multi-platform' mean in the context of an organization's computer network?

Question 9 9. What is a device driver?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is the best method for a college professor to make course material available to his/her students?

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Question 11 11. Which graphics are most commonly used in illustration software?

Question 12 12. All of the following are valid reasons for having different file types EXCEPT:

Question 13 13. Which of the following office suites is available completely online and without the need for local installation?

Question 14 14. While both spreadsheet and database software can be used to organize and manipulate data, when would you benefit most from using database software?

Question 15 15. What is 'syncing' in the context of computer systems?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is used by the business planning group of a large company when they prepare the annual budget?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT an example of current spreadsheet software?

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

Question 19 19. The online encyclopedia Wikipedia is an example of a _______.

Question 20 20. Which of the following BEST describes terminal emulator software?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following depicts a typical FTP site?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is used in database software to answer basic questions about your data?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is not a commonly used operating system for a desktop or laptop computer?

Question 24 24. What is the biggest advantage of Portable Document Format (PDF)?

Question 25 25. A _____ refers to a computer interface in which a user interacts with a computer system by typing in lines of text.

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Question 26 26. What do presentation and illustration software have in common?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT typically part of a web conferencing system?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is NOT a typical task performed by real estate agents using specialized software for real estate?

Question 29 29. Which of the following will Andrea use when she needs to manipulate accounting data into financial ratios for a presentation?

Question 30 30. Elisa wants to use presentation software to make a slideshow. What might she use?

Business 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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