Practice Test Project 5
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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
What is virtual reality?
 A: the use of edutainment software to create an artificial environment that appears and feels like a real environment
 B: the use of electronic reference materials
 C: the use of a computer to create an artificial environment that appears and feels like a real environment
 D: the use of simulations
What term describes the combination of text, graphics, animation, audio, and video?
 A: multimedia
 B: Web-enhancement
 C: edutainment
 D: online learning
What is computer-assisted instruction?
 A: software that assists teachers with self-paced learning
 B: software designed to help teach facts, information, and/or skills associated with subject-related materials
 C: software that first supplies factual information and then uses repetitive exercises
 D: software that uses virtual reality technology to convey subject-related materials
What is audio?
 A: any music, speech, or other sound
 B: a multimedia representation of a graphic
 C: an element of distance learning
 D: a necessary feature of Web-based learning programs
What is an advantage of a creativity application?
 A: It encourages students to use imagination and ingenuity.
 B: It provides students with high-quality tutorials.
 C: It offers students a chance to use critical-thinking skills.
 D: It provides students with creative remedial lessons.
What is an electronic book?
 A: a book-sized computer that allows users to read, save, highlight, bookmark, and add notes to online text
 B: a book-sized computer that presents PowerPoint slide shows
 C: a tool for sending and receiving messages electronically
 D: none of the above
What is a data projector?
 A: an interactive electronic device that users can write on
 B: a device that forecasts the outcome of certain operations performed on a set of data
 C: a device that uses infrared signals to transfer data from one computer to another
 D: a device that projects the image that appears on a computer screen onto a large screen visible to a sizeable audience
Which term describes the delivery of education from one location to another?
 A: distance learning
 B: distributed learning
 C: distance education
 D: all of the above
In a multimedia application, what function does a link serve?
 A: It allows users to access the program codes that run the application.
 B: It offers users the answers to test questions asked by edutainment software.
 C: It allows users to access information quickly and navigate from one topic to another in nonlinear fashion.
 D: none of the above
What is an integrated learning system that includes software titles from leading publishers?
 A: a branching learning system
 B: drill-and-practice software
 C: an advanced learning system
 D: an authentic learning system
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
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
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
Which term describes a digital representation of nontextual information?
 A: link
 B: simulations
 C: graphics
 D: remediation
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
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
What is special about Walden University?
 A: All of its classrooms are Web-enhanced.
 B: All of its courses are taught entirely online.
 C: Students learn through edutainment.
 D: Students learn using information kiosks.
What term describes computer-based models of real-life situations?
 A: multifunction situational software
 B: virtual reality applications
 C: simulations
 D: multimedia applications
A(n) ____ learning system is a sophisticated software program usually developed by an established educational corporation as a complete educational software solution in one package.
 A: open
 B: integrated
 C: advanced
 D: critical thinking

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