Final Review (Unit 8)

30 August 2022
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ENIAC's memory held programs but not data.
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False - memory holds both programs and data
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A Web site developer manages an organization's online reputation by establishing and maintaining social media sites and evaluating analytics to support its mission.
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False - A social networking analyst
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The 2002 Sarbanes-Oxley Act is meant to offer protection to whistleblowers.
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True
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Transistors performed functions similar to vacuum tubes, but they were larger and more power hungry.
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False - they are smaller and less power hungry
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Information technology law is the legal framework that applies to the collection, storage, and distribution of digital information.
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True
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Historically, IT departments were part of an organization's finance department.
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True
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Technology workers encompass jobs such as telephone cable installers and radio broadcasters.
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True
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Atanasoff-Berry Computer is often considered the first electronic digital computer.
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True
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Certification alone is sufficient to qualify for a job in the IT industry.
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False
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The dot-com bubble occurred between 2008 and 2010.
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False
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Moore's Law accurately described the rate of chip innovations for the last 50 years.
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True
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Colossus used binary arithmetic.
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True
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Whistleblowing is risky under any circumstances.
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True
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Two-way radio technology went portable during World War I.
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False
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HTML is the best format for an effective resume.
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False
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The first cellular phones to access the Internet and the Web were available in 1996.
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True
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Companies are classified into economic sectors according to the types of good and services they offer.
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True
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ICT use in emerging nations lags behind its use in developed nations.
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True
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The terms offshoring and outsourcing are the same thing.
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False
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The growth of the ICT industry has a generally upward trend
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True
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A computer that used an Intel 4004 microprocessor would be considered a fourth-generation processor.
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True
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Samuel Morse developed and patented a telegraph system.
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True
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A manual calculator implements algorithms autonomously
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False - requires human operator to keep track of algorithms
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Prior to 1912, there were no laws or regulations restricting amateur radio transmissions in the United States.
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True
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‚ÄčTechnology workers encompass jobs such as telephone cable installers and radio broadcasters.
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True
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‚ÄčTransistors performed functions similar to vacuum tubes, but they were larger and more power hungry.
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False
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‚ÄčThe first cellular phones to access the Internet and the Web were available in 1996.
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True
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‚ÄčCertification alone is sufficient to qualify for a job in the IT industry.
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False
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‚ÄčMoore's law accurately described the rate of chip innovation for the last 50 years.
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True
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‚ÄčRadio technology is the basis for cell phones and Wi-Fi.
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True