Practice Test Project 5
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1.
How is an online course taught?
 A: with Web-enhanced techniques
 B: mostly or completely on the Web
 C: in a classroom, with multimedia equipment
 D: through computer-based curricula
2.
What is a digitized version of a magazine available on the Web?
 A: an electronic reference text
 B: an e-book
 C: an e-zine
 D: a how-to guide
3.
What is one way that video compression works?
 A: through use of the MIDI standard
 B: by deleting certain portions of a video in order to save time during playback
 C: by taking advantage of the fact that only a small portion of an image changes from frame to frame
 D: by creating a series of three-minute segments that can take an entire gigabyte of storage each
4.
What is text composed of?
 A: characters
 B: multimedia applications
 C: multimedia software programs
 D: data representations
5.
Creating a digital media presentation involves ____.
 A: producing digital media elements
 B: defining elements relationships
 C: sequencing the elements
 D: all of the above
6.
Which of the following uses text, graphics, sound, animation and video to explain a topic or provide additional information.
 A: iPod Books
 B: electronic reference text
 C: hyper-training
 D: digital media newspaper
7.
What is a tutorial?
 A: a teaching program designed to help individuals learn to use a product or concept
 B: programs designed to instruct
 C: programs that review content many times until a student grasps the concepts being taught
 D: both a and b
8.
What kind of course adds use of the Web to a traditional classroom set-up?
 A: a Web-enhanced course
 B: a distance learning course
 C: a multimedia course
 D: a Web-simulation course
9.
What is the name for a computerized self-service structure that allows people to access information in public places?
 A: e-book
 B: iPod
 C: virtual reality
 D: information kiosk
10.
What is the popular standard for video compression and decompression?
 A: MIDI
 B: MPEG
 C: JPEG
 D: HDTV
11.
How do visual learners learn?
 A: They retain a higher percentage of material if they see the information represented through simulations.
 B: They retain a higher percentage of material if they see the information represented graphically.
 C: They retain a higher percentage of material if they see the information represented through software applications.
 D: They retain a higher percentage of material if they see the information represented through text.
12.
Which term describes a digital representation of nontextual information?
 A: link
 B: simulations
 C: graphics
 D: remediation
13.
The interaction of virtual reality with live performance is called ____.
 A: e-performance
 B: e-zine
 C: converged media
 D: branching
14.
What term describes a nonlinear approach to instruction, in which alternative paths through a lesson are provided based on students' responses?
 A: remediation
 B: branching
 C: self-pacing
 D: tutoring
15.
In professional development terms, what is self-paced training?
 A: teachers using Web-enhanced courses to enrich students' learning experiences
 B: teachers using Web-enhanced courses to develop their own teaching skills
 C: teachers signing up for a specific online course and receiving credit after they complete the training
 D: teachers offering students a chance to learn using multimedia applications
16.
What kind of experience is meant to be both educational and entertaining?
 A: multimedia computer games
 B: edutainment
 C: distance learning
 D: computer-based training
17.
What does a digital media application involve?
 A: the use of video compression
 B: the use of digital media technology in education, business, and entertainment
 C: the use of curriculum-designing strategy for computer programming
 D: none of the above
18.
What term describes a set of previously created digital graphics that can be inserted into a document?
 A: text and graphic collection
 B: graphic gallery
 C: clip art collection
 D: multimedia collection
19.
What is instructor-led training?
 A: a form of self-paced training
 B: training that involves continuous interaction with an instructor
 C: training in which students learn entirely through the Web
 D: a form of Web-enhanced education
20.
A(n) ____ course has the combination of face-to-face class meetings and online course sessions.
 A: online
 B: blended
 C: virtual reality
 D: enhanced

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