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Digital Media Regulation Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What can you do to protect yourself when you go on vacation?

Question 2 2. With which of the following will you give your Social Security number to?

Question 3 3. When entering your PIN number at an ATM or other public place, what should you do?

Question 4 4. What is identity theft?

Question 5 5. Who should you call if you suspect someone has submitted a false change-of-address form with the post office in your name?

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Question 6 6. Offenders of the NET Act might get in trouble for all of the following EXCEPT which?

Question 7 7. What precipitated the No Electronic Theft Act?

Question 8 8. Which of these is the potential punishment for violating the NET Act?

Question 9 9. Distributing or reproducing content that doesn't belong to you is known as _____.

Question 10 10. Who administers the NET Act?

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Question 11 11. 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 12 12. Which of the following is NOT a program used by employers to monitor employees' computer usage?

Question 13 13. Which of the following refers to the right to determine when, and to what extent, information about oneself can be communicated to others?

Question 14 14. Which of the following BEST describes the monitoring of people with technology, often without their knowledge?

Question 15 15. _____ is a small data file stored on a computer hard drive by a website when the user visits the site.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is not an open source program?

Question 17 17. Which is true about closed source software?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is an example of an intellectual property?

Question 19 19. Which term refers to software that is distributed for free with accessible source code that can be modified and improved by anyone?

Question 20 20. 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?

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Question 21 21. The host of a popular daytime radio show ignores his guest's use of profanity during their lively on-air conversation. This violates the FCC's _____.

Question 22 22. Your favorite presidential candidate is appearing on a television talk show. You learn that your least favorite candidate will be on the same show the next day. The television station is likely honoring the _____.

Question 23 23. If a news organization wants to do a story on the allocation of federal grant money, which of the following would be most helpful?

Question 24 24. Marge is running for public office. Her opponent suggests on the evening news that Marge used state money to fund her personal vacation. Her opponent's accusation is an example of _____.

Question 25 25. Which of the following is the BEST explanation for the largely unrestricted violence and adult content found on the Internet?

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Question 26 26. If you are a victim of identity theft, which of the following is not an action you should take?

Question 27 27. Jonas spends his time intentionally breaching security to break into personal or e-commerce retailers computers for malicious purposes. Jonas is _____.

Question 28 28. 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 _____.

Question 29 29. Which of the following is not considered a form of fraud?

Question 30 30. The best way a business can protect its customers from fraud is to _____.

Digital Media Regulation Chapter Exam Instructions

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