CIS120.1

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Mastery of software programs, such as Adobe Illustrator and Corel Painter, is essential to creating digital art.
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TRUE
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The National Center for the Analysis of Violent Crime database enables detectives to analyze information about similarities between crimes.
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TRUE
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You cannot be computer literate unless you have knowledge of higher-level computer skills, such as computer programming.
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FALSE
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Zipcar is an example of ownership.
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FALSE
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External hard drives are often used to back up data that are contained on the internal hard drive.
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TRUE
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On a keyboard, Num Lock and Caps Lock are both toggle keys.
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TRUE
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The Internet was developed to ensure faster delivery of communications such as mail.
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FALSE
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A browser’s bookmark feature makes it easy to return to a specific web page
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TRUE
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E-mails are completely private.
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FALSE
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All web-based software is free
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FALSE
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Application software helps run the computer and coordinates instructions with the hardware.
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FALSE
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OpenOffice.org is an example of open source software
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TRUE
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Crowdfunding is asking for large donations from a few people.
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FALSE
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Hardware refers to the programs that give instructions to the computer.
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FALSE
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VeriMed can be used to keep Alzheimer’s patients safe.
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TRUE
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Data warehousing is the process of searching large datasets to find patterns.
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FALSE
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Information is data that have been organized or presented in a meaningful fashion.
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TRUE
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The area that holds all of the instructions the computer needs to start up is the RAM.
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FALSE
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The arithmetic logic unit (ALU) controls all of the functions performed by the computer’s other components and processes all the commands issued to it by software instructions.
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FALSE
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Today’s CPUs run at speeds measured in kilohertz.
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FALSE
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Starting a computer when it is powered off is called a warm boot
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FALSE
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Keyboards that display on screen when input of text is required are known as virtual keyboards.
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TRUE
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A metasearch engine searches other search engines.
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TRUE
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A subject directory is an outline of websites organized by topics.
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TRUE
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Wikipedia is a good reference for a research paper
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FALSE
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Tagging enables you to share your favorite websites with others.
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TRUE
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hen evaluating a website, testing the relevancy of a site means checking to see whether the information on the site is current.
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TRUE
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Adobe Photoshop is a drawing software application used by graphic artists
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FALSE
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A CD stores the same number of songs in uncompressed format as in MP3 format.
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FALSE
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Coordinated colors and styles used in a document are known as themes
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TRUE
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Laser printers are used in stores to print receipts and in airports for electronic ticketing.
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TRUE

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