IS 201 Midex Fall 2001 Name:
Write your answers on a separate sheet of paper.
|What type of compressed file format should be used for the following photographic
||What type of compressed file format should be used for the following paintbrush
- What are some of the limitations of Random Access Memory?
- What can I do with a computer that has DVD drive that I cannot do with a computer that
lacks a DVD drive?
- Who or what is "shark" in our campus computer network?
- Microsoft, Apple, and Linus Torvalds are the originators of some of the operating
systems found on campus. What are the names of each of these three operating systems?
- What is the name of the Operating system on the computer in front of you at this moment?
- The new iMac computer in F105 runs a new operating system called OS X. What is the key
new feature of the operating system that distinguishes it from prior Apple Macintosh
- Write out the full name for the acronym CISC.
- Give an example of FIELD using the Excel spreadsheet database seen below:
- Give an example of a RECORD from the Excel spreadsheet database seen above.
- A salesperson at CompUSA is trying to get me to buy a computer with a 64 bit bus as
opposed to one with a 32 bit bus. What the heck is a bus and what do these numbers mean?
- Sketch a crude diagram of how a computer in A204 is connected to the Internet via the
College servers and Telecom.
- Microsoft Office Small Business Edition (SBE) comes as standard software on all Micron
computers purchased by the College. Microsoft Office Small Business Edition includes only
Word, Excel, and Publisher. A few computers on campus on campus were purchased with
Microsoft Office Professional which includes Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Access.
Microsoft Office Professional (MOP) costs an extra $200.00. A member of staff, Kofi, has a
Micron computer that was purchased with Small Business Edition. Kofi wants me to install
Microsoft Powerpoint from one of the CDs that came with an MOP equipped computer. What
should I do? What should I say to Kofi?
- What is our school mascot?
- If the monitor exhibits a flickering effect that is bothering a user, what might I try
adjusting to solve the problem?
- What does OCR stand for?
- List two ways to enter text from a printed page into a computer.
- Use the following text to produce a "teal" background:
bgcolor="Teal"></body></html> Describe the color teal:
- Modify the above file as seen below, save the file, and refresh it in your browser:
</body></html> What did the <ol><li> codes produce?
- What HTML tag produces a level one header on a page?
- What is output on a monitor called?
- Who is using a touch screen on Pohnpei?
- WHAT DOES TYPING IN ALL CAPS MEAN IN A CHAT ROOM OR EMAIL MESSAGE?
- I found a really nice picture on the Internet I want to use on my web site. Can I use it
on my website? Why?
- What is the meaning of :-) ?
- What is the storage capacity of a typical 3.5" floppy disk?
- What is wrong with the file name MS090.grades.Fall2001.xls under the
Windows operating system?
- Toughie: What is wrong with the file name MS090.grades.Fall2001.xls under
the practices I recommended for web pages being posted to a Unix operating system?
- The mouse on the iMac has no mouse ball. What is on the bottom of the mouse in
place of the mouse ball?
- The iMac computer in F105 has a web page at http://10.209.10.102/~dana/index.html
None of the other computers in F105 nor the A204 computer laboratory can respond to a
Universal Resource Locator (a web address). For example, A204-22 has an IP address of
10.209.10.115 but the URL http://10.209.10.115/ does
not produce a web page. Explain in as much detail as you can muster why the iMac can
produce web pages but a
computer such as A204-22 cannot.
- The ethernet 10Base-T cable in the laboratory is... (a) Twisted pair copper wire (b)
Fiber optic cable (c) Coaxial cable (d) Microwave linked
- Spell out the acronym TCP/IP in full words.
- Circle the illegal IP address below: (a) 188.8.131.52 (b) 10.209.10.102 (c)
184.108.40.2067 (d) 220.127.116.11
- The Yap campus computers are part of the Palikir campus LAN. True or False?
- What is the function of the domain name server software on shark?
- What is the IP address of the computer in front of you?
- Does Mr. Lee Ling have a two headed baby?