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Computer Programming Fundamentals Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A programming language that is used to automate tasks and to extend the functionality of existing software, but is not commonly used to create stand-alone software applications is called _____.

Question 2 2.

Consider the following scenario based on a programming language X.

X is in widespread use in mainframe in financial organizations. It is one of the earliest programming language bearing a dinosaur logo.

Which programming language is X?

Question 3 3. Which of the following programming languages is used to write queries in database applications?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT a programming language?

Question 5 5. How are the programming languages Java and C++ different?

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Question 6 6. Which programming tool was developed in 1993 and became the standard for the Internet ?

Question 7 7. Which of the following about XHTML is FALSE?

Question 8 8. Gia is designing a website for her floral business and wants to incorporate the same color scheme, background, and styles throughout the site. Which programming language BEST suits Gia's particular web design needs?

Question 9 9. Which of the following programming languages makes a website more interactive and dynamic?

Question 10 10.

Choose the correct set of words to fill in the blanks:

_____ are used to describe _____ for displaying text, graphics, and user inputs in an HTML document.

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Question 11 11. Which of the following describes programming?

Question 12 12. The programmer's toolbox contains _____.

Question 13 13. What are the two main parts of a programmer's job?

Question 14 14. A computer program can be best described as _____. Choose the best answer.

Question 15 15. What are the two most important skills a programmer must have?

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Question 16 16. How does using a debugger in an integrated development environment benefit an individual who is writing code?

Question 17 17. How does the IDE component, known as syntax highlighting, aid developers with writing program code?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT a typical component of an Integrated Development Environment?

Question 19 19. A code editor that is used to check syntax, format, run, and test code is known as a/an _____.

Question 20 20. Gwen is an IT programmer for a small, non profit company. She's been assigned to write some new code for her company's payroll department to assist with the roll-out of a new pay for performance system. The new code will affect employees' pay grades, salaries, and bonuses. Gwen has written pseudo-code and the actual code. What should be her next step in the process?

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Question 21 21. How does a loop know when to stop?

Question 22 22. Why are conditional statements important?

Question 23 23. How is output from a program characterized?

Question 24 24. What is a loop?

Question 25 25. Of the five basic blocks of programming, which two is used by every program?

Computer Programming Fundamentals 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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