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ACC498 MODULE 5 CBK-MIS QUIZ 2017
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Question 1

Every computer on the Internet has a(n) __________ address.

Question 1 options:

favorite

server

ISP

IP

Question 2

Which of the following statements is true for programming languages?

Question 2 options:

Compilers translate high-level language programs into machine language programs.

Interpreter programs use assembly language as input.

Interpreted programs run faster than compiled programs.

None of the above.

Question 3

When a network does not have a server, all the computers essentially are equal, and programs and data are distributed among them. This is called a __________ network.

Question 3 options:

local area

simple

peer-to-peer

PC-to-PC

Question 4

A __________ is a person or an organization that seeks to obtain or alter data or other IS assets illegally without the owner's permission and often without the owner's knowledge.

Question 4 options:

target

key escrow

vulnerability

threat

Question 5

The term "open source" means that the source code of the program is __________.

Question 5 options:

less stable and platform dependent

available to the public

available exclusively through licensing

available only to carefully vetted contractors

Question 6

Which of the following are examples of information systems?

Question 6 options:

ATM

College registration system

Accounts payable

All of the above

Question 7

Cloud resources are __________ because many different organizations use the same physical hardware.

Question 7 options:

pooled

programmatic

portable

elastic

Question 8

An MIS does not help managers to gain:

Question 8 options:

market niche.

competitiveness.

operational efficiency.

none of the above.

Question 9

Which of the following is the presentation format of an application?

Question 9 options:

User interface

Botnet

Cookie

Process blueprints

Question 10

Scientific tools used to manipulate information to help choose the best of several possibilities is:

Question 10 options:

decision support systems.

transaction processing systems.

neural networking.

AI.

Question 11

Which of the following is the largest unit of measurement?

Question 11 options:

Terabyte

Megabyte

Kilobyte

Gigabyte

Question 12

Which of the following conditions exist when data are isolated in separated information systems?

Question 12 options:

Data segregation

Information silo

Information overload

Encapsulation

Question 13

What is source code?

Question 13 options:

An open source framework

File(s) containing statements that provide program instructions

A program that produces machine code

The object code

Question 14

A login password should not include __________.

Question 14 options:

lowercase letters

uppercase letters

personal information, such as birthdays

more than 8 characters

Question 15

Mark is transferring funds online through the website of a reputed bank. Which of the following will be displayed in the address bar of his browser that will let him know that the bank is using the SSL protocol?

Question 15 options:

ftp

https

.com

www

Question 16

The suite of communications protocols used in the Internet is called:

Question 16 options:

none of the above.

URL.

TCP/IP.

HTML.

Question 17

__________ is the activity of altering existing and designing new business processes to take advantage of new information systems.

Question 17 options:

Business process outsourcing

Business process modeling

Business process reengineering

Enterprise resource planning

Question 18

The physical components of a computer are referred to as __________.

Question 18 options:

software

hardware

configurations

specifications

Question 19

A(n) __________ is a computer program that senses when another computer is attempting to scan the disk or otherwise access a computer.

Question 19 options:

keylogger

access control system

intrusion detection system

botnet

Question 20

A relational DBMS allows you to create database structures containing __________.

Question 20 options:

table relationships

fields

tables

all of the above

 

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