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 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
2.
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
3.
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
4.
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
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 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
7.
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
8.
What are educational software applications?
 A: computer software products used to support teaching and learning of subject-related content
 B: computer software products that rely on multimedia applications
 C: computer software products that provide opportunities for self-paced training
 D: both a and b
9.
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.
10.
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
11.
What music industry standard defines how digital musical devices represent sound electronically?
 A: MIDI
 B: MPEG
 C: JPEG
 D: ASCII
12.
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
13.
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
14.
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
15.
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
16.
Which company offers the PowerPoint digital media authoring tool?
 A: Apple
 B: Microsoft
 C: Dell
 D: None of the above
17.
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
18.
Which term describes a digital representation of nontextual information?
 A: link
 B: simulations
 C: graphics
 D: remediation
19.
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
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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