Practice Test Project 5
INSTRUCTIONS: Answer each question below. Enter your name and click the 'Grade Test' button to receive a graded study guide. You will not get a grade until all questions are answered.
1.
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
2.
What is text composed of?
 A: characters
 B: multimedia applications
 C: multimedia software programs
 D: data representations
3.
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
4.
What is digital media software?
 A: any computer-based presentation or application software that uses simulations
 B: any computer-based presentation or application software that uses multimedia elements
 C: any computer-based presentation or application software that relies on the World Wide Web
 D: any computer-based presentation or applications software that uses the principles of edutainment
5.
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
6.
What is Web-based training?
 A: the use of multimedia applications for educational purposes
 B: a form of distributed education
 C: an approach to computer-based training that uses the technologies of the Internet and the World Wide Web
 D: the delivery of education from one location to another
7.
Which term describes a digital representation of nontextual information?
 A: link
 B: simulations
 C: graphics
 D: remediation
8.
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
9.
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
10.
Which of the following accurately describes Project Gutenberg?
 A: an electronic reference text
 B: an online resource that makes literary and reference books available for free
 C: a multimedia application used in businesses to train employees
 D: a software program that translates electronic books into different languages
11.
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
12.
What term describes computer-based models of real-life situations?
 A: multifunction situational software
 B: virtual reality applications
 C: simulations
 D: multimedia applications
13.
What type of application supports student learning throughout the reading and writing process?
 A: literary applications
 B: edutainment applications
 C: language arts applications
 D: early learning applications
14.
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
15.
What is an open learning system?
 A: an integrated learning system in which students teach and teachers learn
 B: an integrated learning system that includes software titles from leading publishers
 C: an integrated learning system that focuses on providing students with remedial lessons
 D: an integrated learning system that combines educational simulation software with drill-and-practice lessons
16.
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
17.
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
18.
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.
19.
What type of software supplies factual information and then provides repetitive exercises?
 A: self-paced learning software
 B: drill-and-practice software
 C: edutainment software
 D: remediation
20.
What is the definition of interactive digital media?
 A: digital media that accepts input from users and allows users to move at their own pace
 B: digital media that incorporates graphics, audio, animation and video
 C: digital media designed specifically to facilitate distance learning
 D: digital media designed to be fun as well as educational

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