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Question 11.Josh works providing assistance to users having trouble with proper hardware use, software installation or application software problems. Josh is probably a _____.
Question 22.Which of the following is responsible for the function and maintenance of an organization's network?
Question 33.Which of the following refers to the right to determine when, and to what extent, information about oneself can be communicated to others?
Question 44.In 1958, the first integrated circuit was created _____.
Question 55.Which of the following is NOT a reason why companies downsize?
Question 66.Julio works from home several days a week and collaborates with his colleagues using a computer linked to his place of employment. This work arrangement is an example of _____.
Question 77.How would you define qualitative data?
Question 88.Which term refers to software that is distributed for free with accessible source code that can be modified and improved by anyone?
Question 99.The first generation of computers used vacuum tubes. Why were they replaced by the transistor?
Question 1010.Which of the following is a disadvantage of outsourcing?
Question 1111.Which of the following is the main purpose of job design?
Question 1212.Which of the following BEST describes the monitoring of people with technology, often without their knowledge?
Question 1313.Which of the following is the set of instructions written to direct the computer to execute specific tasks?
Question 1414.Josh wants to pursue a career in information systems. He does not have much time to go to college, so he asks you which information system career requires the least amount of education. Which information systems career would you recommend to Josh?
Question 1515.What are management information systems?
Question 1616.Which of the following is a possible new occupation for former hackers?
Question 1717.Which of the following is an unintentional threat to the security of computer networks?
Question 1818.What is raw data?
Question 1919.The main function of a computer hardware engineer is to _____.
Question 2020.When Elliot plants malicious code on a corporate computer that will destroy files he is considered a _____.
Question 2121.Connecting a group of computers and peripherals using wired/wireless technology is called _____.
Question 2222.What is the tangible portion of a computer system?
Question 2323.From an employee perspective, which of the following is NOT a benefit of telecommuting?
Question 2424.Businesses use targeted marketing for all of the following reasons EXCEPT?
Question 2525.How does quantitative data differ from qualitative data?
Question 2626.Which of the following describes a virtual team?
Question 2727.When Angela buys a new smartphone that uses retina scanning instead of a password, the phone is using _____ security.
Question 2828.Which of the following is NOT a benefit of globalization?
Question 2929.In regard to globalization, which of the following statements about the advances in information technology is TRUE?
Question 3030.What is the name for a collection of related data on a computer?
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