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PLACE Elementary Education: Technology Basics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following BEST describes the purpose of database software?

Question 2 2. Which of the following ALL demonstrate productive ways that technology can be used as a classroom tool?

Question 3 3. Eva is creating a YouTube video by applying different effects to separate audio and video clips and then arranging them into her desired sequence. What type of video editing is this?

Question 4 4. Which hardware is used to input data signals to a computer by touching a monitor?

Question 5 5. What categories of keys can you find on a typical keyboard?

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Question 6 6. Which of these is a benefit of working with a virtual keyboard?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is used by the business planning group of a large company when they prepare the annual budget?

Question 8 8. Your best insurance policy against data loss is _.

Question 9 9. All of the following are Web browsers EXCEPT:

Question 10 10. If Sheila wants to capture sound on her computer, she would need a _____.

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Question 11 11. A _____ allows you to enter data into a computer in the form of text.

Question 12 12. How are file extensions recognized?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is a Boolean logic operator?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is not a video editor software application?

Question 15 15. Which of the following statements regarding software updates is NOT true?

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Question 16 16. There is a single standard keyboard layout that all languages in the world can use.

Question 17 17. Which of the following will Andrea use when she needs to manipulate accounting data into financial ratios for a presentation?

Question 18 18. What is a search engine?

Question 19 19. All of the following are valid reasons for having different file types EXCEPT:

Question 20 20. What does the file extension .csv represent?

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Question 21 21. You just downloaded an .mp3 file. What type of file is this?

Question 22 22. Phil's _____ designed keyboard offers a more natural typing position for his hands.

Question 23 23. Which professionals would primarily use the file extensions .gif, .jpg and .png?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is NOT a video file format?

Question 25 25. Which of the following statements about File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is FALSE?

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Question 26 26. You are being interviewed for a teaching position in the Sunnydale school district and have been asked how technology can be a useful tool for students. Given what you have learned in this lesson, which of the following is the most ACCURATE and COMPLETE answer you can give?

Question 27 27. What is a productivity suite in the context of software applications?

Question 28 28. Which of the following search engine components consists of the interface in which a word or phrase is entered into a text box and then the submit button is clicked to perform a search?

Question 29 29. Samantha is a student and would like to use technology as a tool to assist her learning during the school year. Which of the following is the BEST example of how she can accomplish this goal?

Question 30 30. All of the following are common functions of a digital audio editor EXCEPT:

PLACE Elementary Education: Technology Basics 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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