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Media Literacy & Internet Safety Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is not an example of hardware?

Question 2 2. What is the purpose of a server on the internet?

Question 3 3. What is a network?

Question 4 4. What is an example of a connection?

Question 5 5. How is the internet like a post office?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is associated with bias by selection of sources?

Question 7 7. Conservatives and liberals have very different views on healthcare reform. A news station places a story featuring the conservative point of view at the top of its newscast, while placing a short story on the liberal point of view at the end. This is an example of _____.

Question 8 8. Many media outlets have reported extensively on the long wait times for veterans seeking medical attention through VA hospitals. Several of those outlets neglected to cover the federal corruption and bureaucratic difficulties that led to the poor care of veterans. This is an example of _____.

Question 9 9. Several reporters approach the governor as he exits a meeting. They shout questions, asking about his plan to deal with prison overcrowding. He replies, 'I don't have time for this.' One reporter prints that the governor isn't concerned about prison overcrowding and won't make the time to correct the issue. Why is this an example of bias by spin?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is an example of bias by labeling?

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Question 11 11. What is a predator?

Question 12 12. Which of the following PAIRS of words are things that you should NEVER share with anyone online?

Question 13 13. The internet is a great resource for information. What is one positive way that you can use the internet?

Question 14 14. What should you do if an internet stranger asks you to meet him or her in person?

Question 15 15. When people send threatening or mean messages online, what do we call it?

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Question 16 16. Which of these statements about social media friends is TRUE?

Question 17 17. About how many kids ages 13-19 use social media?

Question 18 18. Which of the following statements is TRUE about social media?

Question 19 19. Which of these statements is TRUE about social media?

Question 20 20. Which of these behaviors is NOT cyberbullying?

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Question 21 21. Which media source, though declining in popularity, has an audience that tends to be more politically active?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is an example of the use of propaganda?

Question 23 23. How does the increased use of social media affect political candidates?

Question 24 24. Why did President Franklin Roosevelt use radio to deliver the 'fireside chats' to the general public?

Question 25 25. Why did television viewers of the Kennedy-Nixon debate have different opinions about who won than radio listeners?

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Question 26 26. Which one of the following would NOT be considered one of an advertiser's intentions?

Question 27 27. Which term refers to the means of communication, such as radio, television, magazines, or the Internet.

Question 28 28. The invention of the printing press in the _____ marked an important milestone for mass media communication.

Question 29 29. Which of the following would involve simultaneous contact with two or more other forms of media?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT a purpose for mass communication?

Media Literacy & Internet Safety Chapter Exam Instructions

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