Chp. 3 (ITE 115) Exam 1

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The two ways a computer acts when connected to a network are?
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Client, server
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____________ is the largest computer network in the world.
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Internet
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Each time you connect to the Internet your computer is assigned a unique identification number called a(n) ____________.
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IP address
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____________ refers to using the web to communicate and share information among your friends and others.
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Social networking
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A(n) ____________ is a personal log or journal posted on the web.
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blog
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A(n) ____________ is the (usually live) broadcast of audio or video content over the Internet.
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webcast
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What is multimedia that is continuously fed to your browser so you avoid having to wait for the entire file to download completely before listening to or watching it called?
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streaming media
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____________ is the process of conducting business online.
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E-commerce
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What is a subset of e-commerce that uses social networks to assist in marketing and purchasing products called?
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Social commerce
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What does the “s” in “https” stand for?
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secure
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What are the parts of a URL?
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protocol, domain name, and path
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____________ is a navigation aid that shows users the path they have taken to get to a web page, or where the page is located within the website.
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Breadcrumb trail
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Another name for tagging is live bookmark.
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False
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The semantic web (Web 3.0) is an evolving extension of the web in which data is defined in such a way to make it more easily processed by computers.
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True
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A subject directory is a list of sites on which keywords are found.
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False
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Metasearch engines, such as Dogpile, search other search engines rather than individual websites.
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True
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Boolean operators are words such as AND, NOT, and OR that describe the relationships between keywords in a search.
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True
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When doing research on the Internet, you should always consider the relevance of the information.
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True
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Plagiarism is punishable by law.
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False
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ARPANET is not an Internet protocol.
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True
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Mosaic was the first web browser that could handle display graphics as well as text.
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True
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A client is a computer that receives the data where a server is a computer that asks for the data.
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False
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Web 2.0 can be classified as the social web, in which the user is also a participant.
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True
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Web-based e-mail requires a program, such as Microsoft Outlook, to be installed on your computer.
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False
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Aggregator
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Locates all the RSS series to which you’ve subscribed and automatically downloads only the new content to your computer or media player.
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Domain name
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The second part of the URL, that identifies the site’s host.
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Keyword
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A term that you assign to a web page, digital image, or video.
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Web browser
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Software that lets you display and interact with text and other media on the web.
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Live bookmark
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A feature in Firefox that adds the technology of RSS feed to bookmarking.
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Plug-in
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A special software component that adds a specific feature to an existing software program.

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