BIS 220

  1. _______ relates to any computer-based tool that people use to work with information and to support the information processing needs of the organization.

    D) Information Technology
  2. An organization's _______ consists of the physical facilities, IT components, IT services, and IT management that will support the entire organization.

    B) information technology infrastructure
  3. Various organizations that promote fair and responsible use of information systems often develop _______.

    D) a code of ethics
  4. Which of the following statements is correct?

    D) It is difficult to determine and enforce privacy regulations.
  5. Which view in Microsoft Word removes white space, headers, and footers from the screen?

    B) Draft
  6. Which feature in Microsoft Word adds organization to your documents?

    B) Page Numbers
  7. In the data hierarchy, the smallest element is the _______.

    D) bit
  8. The end result of the Data Life Cycle is the generation of _______.

    A) knowledge
  9. Which network application enables users to access information located in databases all over the world?

    C) Discovery
  10. _______ websites allow users to upload their content to the Web, in the form of text, voice, images, and videos.

    C) Social networking
  11. In this type of e-commerce, the sellers and buyers are organizations.

    D) Business-to-business
  12. Direct payment of Social Security benefits is an example of which type of e-commerce?

    D) Government-to-citizen
  13. _______ means that virtually every object has processing power with wireless or wired connections to a global network.

    C) Pervasive computing
  14. _______ is a satellite-based tracking system that enables the determination of a person's position.

    D) Global Positioning System (GPS)
  15. Which of the following is the most appropriate wireless technology for real-time location of caregivers and mobile equipment in health-care environments?

    C) ultra wideband
  16. What is the first step in planning an effective worksheet?

    A) State the purpose of the worksheet
  17. Why would you press Ctrl + ' in Microsoft Excel?

    D) To display cell formulas
  18. Which function would most appropriately accomplish the same thing as =(B5+C5+D5+E5+F5)/5?

    D) =AVERAGE(B5:F5)
  19. The _______ that changes are made in the systems development life cycle, the _______ expensive these changes become.

    D) sooner, less
  20. Place the stages of the systems development life cycle in order:

    C) investigation - analysis - design - programming/testing - implementation - operation/maintenance
  21. The deliverable of the systems design stage is _______

    A) technical system specifications
  22. Microsoft PowerPoint's predefined slide arrangements are _______

    B) slide layouts
  23. To add an object such as clip art to a slide, use the _______ tab.

    C) Insert
  24. A format that incorporates a theme, a layout, and content that can be modified is _______

    A) a template
  25. Which of the following is a global wide-area network that connects approximately one million organizational computer networks?

    C) Internet
  26. _______ connects parts of the intranets of different organizations and allows secure communications among business partners.

    B) an extranet
  27. _______ are private networks that run on the Internet but are open only to users who belong to the network.

    A) Darknets
  28. Which of these is an example of a business-oriented social networking site?

    D) LinkedIn
  29. You put your own information such as name, location, age, gender on social networking sites. This is known as _______

    B) a lack of anonymity
  30. _______ is an example of social networking website.

    A) a blog
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BIS 220
BIS 220