What are ActiveX Controls?


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What is ActiveX?

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1. What is an ActiveX control?

2. What are ActiveX controls used for?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Today, we value high-speed Internet so much that we don't know what to do if our computers are slow to load a page. One of the technologies that allows us to have these high speeds is ActiveX. This assessment was composed by expert instructors to help you test your understanding of ActiveX and ActiveX controls.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Complete this assessment to test your understanding of:

  • What ActiveX is
  • An ActiveX control and what it's used for
  • Identifying a weakness of ActiveX controls
  • Internet before ActiveX

Skills Practiced

A few skills you will need to complete this assessment include:

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding ActiveX and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding how ActiveX controls are used and what drawbacks they have
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about what things were like before ActiveX

Additional Learning

Improve your knowledge of ActiveX by studying the lesson that comes with this assessment, which is called What are ActiveX Controls?. This short lesson will provide you with a review of:

  • How ActiveX affects us
  • The history of ActiveX
  • What ActiveX controls do