Quiz 3 ADM-316 Computer/Info Processing

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A PowerPoint presentation consists of a series of ________ that can each contain graphics, text, and multimedia or a combination of these.
slides
The Windows disk utility ________ rearranges file parts on a disk to improve efficiency.
Disk Defragmenter
A(n) ________ allows an application to request services from the operating system, such as the request to print or save a file.
API
The Windows disk utility ________ looks for files that can be safely deleted to clear up space on the disk.
Disk Cleanup
Mac does not include a graphical user interface.
False
The beta version of an operating system is the final version of the operating system.
False
The iPhone runs a scaled-down version of ________.
Mac OS
Winamp, Apple iTunes, and Windows Media Player are all examples of ________ software used to keep track of and play multimedia files.
media management
Software that makes the computer run is system software.
True
The Windows Experience Index ________.
evaluate the computer’s ability to run software
There is no Quickbooks certification a user can pursue.
False
Microsoft’s PowerPoint Web App is a full-featured version of PowerPoint.
False
________ calls itself your online computer.
icloud
Picasa is a free program that can be downloaded from ________.
Google
As software becomes more sophisticated, system requirements go up.
True
A(n) ________ includes word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, and database software that are designed to work together.
office application suite
In a business environment you will find Microsoft Excel almost exclusively as the spreadsheet application.
True
A disk clean up utility looks for files that can be safely deleted to free up disk space.
True
In cloud computing, the “cloud” refers to ________.
Internet
There are four basic models of software distribution.
True
Using a screen saver on your computer decreases the computer’s energy use.
False
OpenOffice.org’s source code is available to the public for free.
True
Which of the following is NOT one of the most popular network operating system (NOS)?
Google Chrome
An operating system using a(n) ________ interface requires the user to type out all commands.
command-line
A(n) ________ acts like a translator between the operating system and a piece of hardware.
device driver
________ is an online alternative to office application suites.
Zoho Docs
OpenOffice.org is donationware.
True
Under a proprietary software license, ownership of copies of the software remain with the software publisher.
True
Which of the following is NOT video editing software?
Windows Media Center
A disk clean up utility looks for files that can be safely deleted to free up disk space.
True
In the term “cloud computing”, the word cloud refers to your laptop computer.
False
Displaying a presentation in PowerPoint’s ________ view allows the author to see how the slides look in order and easily change the order by dragging the slides into position.
Slide Sorter
Because it’s open-source, there are no Linux certifications.
False
Formatting a disk divides the disk into tracks and sectors to store data in.
True
After you earn an MCTS certification, Microsoft offers another certification called Microsoft Certified IT Professional.
True
The “cloud” in cloud computing refers to:
the Internet
To earn the Microsoft Office Master certificate, you must pass exams on Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook.
True
Each database can have only one table of records.
True
Exceeding the system requirements for software will not improve the software’s performance on your computer.
False
Linux is open source.
True
Which is the most popular NOS found on Web servers?
Apache
A 30- or 60-day downloadable, free trial copy of retail software would be an example of ________.
shareware
The first version of the Mac OS X operating system was also called Tiger.
False
Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop, and Turbo Tax are all examples of ________.
retail software
Modern PC operating systems only use command-line interfaces
False
The Mac OS will run on any desktop computer.
False
________ calls itself your online computer.
icloud
In a GUI, there are often multiple ways to accomplish the same task.
True
Microsoft ended sales of Windows XP in the year ________.
2008
In a spreadsheet, the intersection of a row and a column is called a(n) ________.
cell
________ is software offered in trial form or for a limited period that allows the user to try it out before purchasing a license.
Shareware
Currently Macs have about a ________ percent share of the personal computer market.
5
The first level Mac OS certification is called ________.
Apple Certified Support Professional
________ calls itself your online computer.
icloud
Software that is ________ allows the user to copy, modify, and redistribute the software without paying a fee.
open source
A virtual desktop that you interact with through your browser is called a(n) ________.
Web OS
An application that is used to create, edit, and format text documents that might also contain images is a(n) ________.
word processor
Which operating system is found on most personal computers?
Microsoft Windows
Microsoft Word is an example of a(n) ________.
word processor
________ is the name given to a PC that’s been modified so Mac OS X can be run on it.
Hackintosh
A computer must have an operating system installed in order to run.
True
The beta version of an operating system is the final version of the operating system.
False
Free software versions are trial versions of retail software.
False
A Linux ________ includes the OS, various utilities, software applications, and an office suite.
distro
Documents created with a word processor can also contain images.
True
Programs that can be carried on and run from a flash drive are called ________ apps.
portable
In a word processor, a(n) ________ allow you to apply a predefined set of formatting steps to text.
styles
Before acquiring software, you need to check the ________ to be sure your computer can run the software.
system requirements
When a disk is first ________,a series of concentric circles called tracks are created.
formatted
Software-as-a-Service means the deliver of applications over the Internet.
True
Plug and Play was introduced with by Windows
True
________ is software that can be used at no cost for an unlimited period of time.
Freeware
Which of the following is a Web-based project management program?
Basecamp
Sun offers certification in ________, the word processor found in OpenOffice.org.
Writer
A(n) ________ network such as one you might set up in your home, does not need a network operating system.
peer-to-peer
Which Windows disk utility would you use to check a disk for errors?
Check Disk
The change from command line interfaces to graphical user interfaces made PC’s ________.
more user-friendly
Software that has the source code published and made available to the public, enabling anyone to copy, modify and redistribute it without paying fees is called ________ software.
open source
Which of the following is NOT an online application for comparing paint colors?
Adobe Premier Elements
Tracks on a hard disk are concentric circles created when the disk was first formatted to hold files.
True
Which version of Windows introduced Plug and Play?
Windows 95
Under a proprietary software license, ownership of copies of the software remain with the software publisher.
True
Programs that can be carried on and run from a flash drive are called ________ apps.
portable
A network operating system is necessary to set up a peer-to-peer network.
False
Linux is open source.
True
If your computer does not meet the minimum system requirements for a piece of software it will probably still run on your system.
False
There are four basic models of software distribution.
True
An application that is used to create, edit, and format text documents that might also contain images is a(n) ________.
word processor
Adobe offers three levels of certification for Photoshop.
False
The different versions of the Linux operating system are called ________.
distributions
Free software versions are trial versions of retail software.
False
Formatting a disk divides the disk into tracks and sectors to store data in.
True
You must pay a fee if you modify and redistribute open source software.
False
The most common desktop operating system is Mac.
False
Programs that can run from a flash drive are known as ________.
portable apps
Microsoft’s PowerPoint Web App is a full-featured version of PowerPoint.
False
The first version of the Mac OS X operating system was also called Tiger.
False
The Windows Experience Index assess all of these EXCEPT:
Internet connection speed.
________ can be used at no cost, for an unlimited period of time.
Freeware
________ is used to save, share, search and audit electronic documents throughout their life cycle.
Document management software

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