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Computer Science Application Software Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What does DTP stands for?

Question 2 2. Which one of the following is NOT a desktop publishing program used to manipulate text and apply basic format to a document?

Question 3 3. How does word processing software restrict the users' ability to produce a quality product?

Question 4 4. Which of the following applies to instant messaging (or online chat) but not always to e-mail?

Question 5 5. Software that assists with planning, organizing and managing the resources for projects is referred to as _____.

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT typically part of a web conferencing system?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is included in Apache OpenOffice?

Question 8 8. Which of the following office suites is available completely online and without the need for local installation?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT a benefit of using an office suite?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT a synchronous communication medium?

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Question 11 11. Video chat is considered a(n) _____ communication method.

Question 12 12. Why would text messaging be a form of both synchronous and asynchronous communication?

Question 13 13. While both spreadsheet and database software can be used to organize and manipulate data, when would you benefit most from using database software?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is an example of spreadsheet software?

Question 15 15. Which of the following BEST describes the use of referencing in spreadsheet software?

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Question 16 16. What is a productivity suite in the context of software applications?

Question 17 17. Which of the following BEST describes the purpose of database software?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is used by the business planning group of a large company when they prepare the annual budget?

Question 19 19. What do presentation and illustration software have in common?

Question 20 20. _____ are most likely to use illustration software as their primary tool.

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Question 21 21. Elisa wants to use presentation software to make a slideshow. What might she use?

Question 22 22. A financial analyst at a large organization is most likely to use an accounting software because _____.

Question 23 23. 3D drawing software is used by _____.

Question 24 24. Which of the following is the best method for a college professor to make course material available to his/her students?

Question 25 25. What is an advantage of desktop publishing software over word processing software?

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Question 26 26. Jennifer is planning a meeting to share information about a new product ABC Manufacturing is launching. She needs to invite all the department supervisors and wants to make sure they are all available. Which workgroup application software application would best meet her needs?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT an office suite?

Question 28 28. Of the following, what is a key function of communication software?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is used in database software to answer basic questions about your data?

Question 30 30. Which of the following will Andrea use when she needs to manipulate accounting data into financial ratios for a presentation?

Computer Science 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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