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IFSM201 Module 2c Application Software Quiz (All Correct)
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Question 1

Is the following a legitimate reason for purchasing individual apps from multiple vendors instead of purchasing a bundled suite from a single vendor?

There are many apps in the bundled suite that are not needed, making the cost of purchasing only the desired individual products more cost effective.

Question 1 options:

A) Yes

B) No

Question 2 (1 point)

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Leona needs advanced functionality in the application she is going to use. Which type of software is more likely to support these advanced functions?

Question 2 options:

A) Cloud or SaaS software

B) Installed software

Question 3 (1 point)

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In terms of resource utilization, a/an __________ application may require higher local memory and processing speed.

Question 3 options:

A) cloud-based

B) installed

Question 4 (1 point)

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Which of the following is important to do when downloading a game to your smartphone?

Question 4 options:

A) Purchase only games that were created by your phone's manufacturer.

B) Check the vendor's website to see if your model of phone and OS are listed as supporting this game.

C) Download it first to your PC and then transfer it to the phone.

Question 5 (1 point)

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Microsoft Office and OpenOffice are considered __________.

Question 5 options:

A) individual applications

B) software suites

Question 6 (1 point)

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True or false? If you want to compare the impact of using web apps instead of purchasing an off-the-shelf package outright, ease of access plays a significant role in the comparison.

Question 6 options:

True

False

Question 7 (1 point)

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Of the following factors, which plays the most important role in providing ease of access to a web app?

Question 7 options:

A) Cost

B) Functionality provided by the app

C) Internet connectivity and bandwidth

D) Data storage location

Question 8 (1 point)

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The fact that a web app is written to be run within any of the standard browsers and on any platform on which that browser operates is called __________.

Question 8 options:

A) automatic upgrading

B) ease of use

C) platform independence

Question 9 (1 point)

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If you have made the decision to purchase an app and install it locally on your laptop or desktop, does functionality provided by the app play an important role in that decision to purchase the app and install it locally instead of using a web-based version?

Question 9 options:

A) Yes

B) No

Question 10 (1 point)

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Software that is only accessed via the internet and is physically located on the vendor's servers is called __________.

Question 10 options:

A) installed

B) cloudware

Question 11 (1 point)

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Which of the following is considered to be copyrighted, mass-produced retail software that meets the needs of a wide variety of users, not just a single user or company?

Question 11 options:

A) Custom software

B) Packaged software

C) A web application

Question 12 (1 point)

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Which type of software can you download, duplicate, and redistribute without any restrictions?

Question 12 options:

A) Commercial software

B) Shareware

C) Public domain software

D) Freeware

Question 13 (1 point)

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Johann has downloaded a software package that is not copyrighted and that he obtained without cost. To what type of software does this application belong?

Question 13 options:

A) Open source software

B) Shareware

C) Off-the-shelf software

Question 14 (1 point)

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True or false? Shareware can be modified and freely sold to others.

Question 14 options:

A) True

B) False

Question 15 (1 point)

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If you suddenly find yourself being directed to an online site that threatens prosecution by the Department of Justice if a payment of $100 is not made, you may be the victim of __________.

Question 15 options:

A) shareware

B) vaporware

C) scareware

D) nagware

 

 

 

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