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Information and Communication Technology

Information technology is the study and use of computer applications and hardware to store, send, manage and secure data. How much do you know about information technology and the variety of popular software used in the field?


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Created By:chiliwormeater4*




#1   Organizations and companies have a policy that states how you are allowed to use their technology. What is this policy called?

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#2   Every computer performs four main functions. Name one of the four functions that every computer performs.

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#3   There are two main kinds of monitors, LCD monitors and CRT monitors. Each of these monitors have their own advantages and disadvantages. A monitor is measured in inches. For example, you may have a 19 inch LCD monitor. How are monitors measured?

#4   Computers have two types of memory, RAM and ROM. One type of memory is permanent memory and the other type of memory is temporary memory. Which type of memory is temporary memory?

#5   There are two types of networks: local area networks and wide area networks. If two neighbors have a network, what type of network is this?

#6   Web browsers have a special storage where they store files and other things for easier access and faster searching. What is this special storage area called?

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#7   IP addresses are used to identify a computer or device attached to a network. A domain name is used to remember IP addresses more easily. What is the TLD for a commercial web site?

#8   Web sites can encrypt your information during transfer so only the intended viewer can read it. What should you look for in the URL to know that it is secure?

#9   Information technology is about using computers to deliver information effectively. One way to do this is with web pages. What is the language used to format text for display?

#10   Databases are used to store information about one related topic. For example, a telephone book is a database. Which one of these 'views' doesn't exist in File Maker Pro?

#11   A number in Excel is called a value. A value can be used in calculations and is automatically right aligned. What character do you add to a value to convert it to a numeric label?

#12   Microsoft Excel uses cell formulas to make calculations. When you copy a cell formula, all the cell references change relative to where the formula is copied from. What symbol do you add to stop a cell reference from changing?





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