TKT 1273 Computer Applications Chapter 4 Test

Video editing software allows professionals to modify a segment of a video, called a clip.
True
Which of the following increases or decreases how crisp the objects in a photo appear?
sharpness
Backup tools work with a restore tool.
True
What kind of application teaches a particular skill?
design
CAD
spreadsheet
educational
educational
Which of the following warns that the computer is infected and needs immediate attention?
spyware
FBI consumer alert
virus hoax
web filter
virus hoax
Many users opt for electronic distribution of documents because it contributes to green computing.
True
What kind of software assists in the preparation of a will, for example?
legal
tax
document management
financial
legal
Disc burning software usually includes photo editing, audio editing, and video editing capabilities.
true
A mobile app designed for an apple iphone will work on an android phone as well
false
mobile devices typically come pre-installed with standard apps like web browsers, media players, and mapping programs
True
Mobile apps are software programs that run on mobile devices like smartphones and tablets
True
operating systems of mobile devices can support full scale software programs like Microsoft Word or Excel
false
You can post a facebook status update from your smartphone
true
mobile devices need to work within limited screen space
true
Which of the following kinds of software allows users to create and manipulate documents containing mostly text and sometimes graphics?
desktop publishing
image processing
contextual
word processing
word processing
Ghosting is a severe problem with today’s displays.
false
Which kind of software can be distributed by anyone to others at no cost?
freeware
public domain
shareware
open source software
public domain
A _____ describes the location of a cell based on its column and row location
cell address
A(n) ____ refers to a fixed cell location that never changes
absolute reference
the ____ of a worksheet defines its appearance
format
Rows are typically represented by ____ and contain data for individual records
numbers
A worksheet is made up of ____ organized in a grid of rows and columns
cells
Image editing software also is called illustration software.
false
Flatbed, sheet fed, pen, and handheld are types of ____.
scanners
The clarity or sharpness of an image is called ____.
resolution
____ and Fotolia are examples of Web sites where you can download graphics and photos for a fee
shutterstock
Architects, scientists, interior designers, and engineers use ____ design software to create highly detailed and technically accurate drawings
computer aided
TIFF, PNG, and GIF files can be compressed using ____ compression, so the files contain all of their original data when uncompressed
lossless
When you choose an ____ installation, you can only install selected features, rather than all of the features associated with a software program
custom
A set of instructions that tells a computer what to do, how to do it, and where to send the results or output is called ___
software
The most important preinstalled software is the ____ software that allows you to use the computer the first time you turn it on
system
A software ____ replaces small sections of existing software code with new, improved code to add enhancements or fix problems
update
Software is written by software developers using computer readable code called a ____
programming language
Which of the following programs allow designers to rotate designs of 3-D objects to view them from any angle?
CAD
DTP
CAM
DTM
CAD
This defines what text characters look like
font type
The document formatting feature you use to make paragraphs line up with the left side of the page
alignment
Shadowing and reflection are examples of this
text effect
What you need to change to make words appear bigger on the page
font size
You adjust this to control the amount of white space in between rows of text
line spacing
One sign of a virus infection is that available memory is less than what should be available.
True
Reorganizes the data on a magnetic hard drive so that you can access files more quickly
disk defragmenter
Removes unused files like temporary internet files from your hard drive
disk cleanup utility
Displays unsolicited advertisements in banners or pop up windows
adware
Not emptying this lets files remain on your computer and take up space
recycle bin
Software that scans incoming messages and programs to protect your computer
virus protection
What kind of software allows users to combine text, graphics, audio, video, and animation into an interactive application?
Multimedia management
Multimedia Authoring
Multimedia Publishing
Multimedia Editing
multimedia authoring
Hackers create ____ to intentionally damage computers by deleting files, erasing hard drives, stealing information, or slowing computer performance
malware
Operating system software, also called a ____, manages computer hardware and software
platform
Widgets or gadgets are ____ programs that appear on the desktop and display little pieces of information such as a calendar
utility
Often used as keyloggers to steal passwords to online accounts, ____ disguise themselves as useful programs like utilities
trojan horses
Unlike application software programs, which run in a window on your desktop, ____ usually run in the background whenever they’re needed.
device drivers
Accounting software is a simplified financial program that helps home users and small office/home office users balance their checkbooks, pay bills, track personal income and expenses, set up budgets, manage home inventory, track investments, and evaluate financial plans.
false
The illegal copying and distribution of copyrighted software is known as
piracy
intellectual ____ is the legal term for ownership of intangible assets such as ideas, art, music, movies, and software
property
For downloaded software, the details of the software license usually appear during
installation
An end-user license agreement, or ____, grants one user the right to use the software
EULA
___ technologies help to fight software piracy and prevent unauthorized copying of digital content
DRM
Which of the following tools searches for and removes unnecessary files?
disk defragmenter
uninstaller
disk cleanup
file manager
disk cleanup
Software registration typically is required for the use of the application.
false
What kind of software consists of programs designed to make users more productive and/or assist them with personal tasks?
application
utility
operating
system
application
The only way to create a PDF file is in document management applications.
false