Introduction to Computers Quiz-4

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A subject directory is an outline of Web sites organized by topic.
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true
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A universal chat client allows you to chat with users who are using a different IM service than you are.
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true
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All popular social networking sites have privacy policies but you still need to follow certain precautions when using their sites.
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true
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E-mails are completely private.
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false
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In reference to URLs, the domain name identifies the sites host.
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true
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Most webcasts are not updated automatically.
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true
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Social networks are often used to advertise job openings.
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true
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Tagging enables you to share your favorite Web site with others.
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true
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The Internet can be said to be a result of the Cold War.
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true
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The Internet is the largest computer network in the world.
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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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The Web is based on the Hypertext Transmit Protocol.
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false
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The primary use for the Internet is searching.
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false
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The unique address for a particular Web site is the domain name.
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false
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There are free blog hosting sites.
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true
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There are virtually no privacy risks in using today’s newest social networking sites.
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false
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Trillian and Digsby are universal chat services that you install on your computer so that you can chat with users of all popular IMs.
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true
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Web 2.0 is classified as passively browsing Web pages created for us.
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false
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When evaluating a Web site, testing the relevancy of a site means checking to see whether the information in the site is current.
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true
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When shopping on the Web, it is better to pay for your purchase with a debit card rather than a credit card.
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false
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Wikipedia is a good source for a research paper.
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false
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With a client-based e-mail account, such as Microsoft Outlook, you are able to view your e-mail only from the computer on which the client program is installed.
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true
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________ is a Web-based universal chat service that lets you communicate with users on a variety of IM services from any computer without having to install a special program.
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Meebo
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________ use(s) continuous audio and video feeds.
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Webcast
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Which of the following are personal video journal entries posted on the Web?
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Vlogs

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