Technology in Action: Ch. 1 assessment // quiz

Which technology has been used to deliver assistance during times of crisis?
-social networking
-Ushahidi
-email

Cognitive surplus means that we now find many people with?
excessive time and free tools for collaboration

Collaborate consumption is when people get together to?
increase the use of a single product by sharing access to it.

Crowdfunding helps startup business by?
gathering financial contributions from supporters.

The crisis of growing divide is being addressed by?
the Next Einstein Initiative project.

Medication delivered through pills with embedded sensors?
allows the physician to track the patient’s heart rate.

The MACH project shows that?
computers can help people with interpersonal skills development.

Which of the following allow retailers to respond to consumer buying patterns?
data mining

Computer forensics uses computer systems and technology to?
gather potential legal evidence.

IT is the abbreviation for?
information technology

Social Networking?
is incorporated as part of political strategy by many politicians

Web 2.0 has led to a shift from just consuming content towards?
producing content

Examples of crowdfunding and crowdsourcing include?
Kickstarter and MobileVoice

Being computer literate includes being able to?
-avoid spam, adware and spyware.
-use the web effectively,
-diagnose and fix hardware & software problems.

Computer forensics?
analyzes computers systems to gather potential legal evidence.

The Khan Academy is?
a free technology tool used for education.

T or F: The move towards access instead of ownership is a sign of collaborative consumption.
True

T or F: The next Einstein Initiative uses the power of supercomputing to enhance mathematical education.
True

T or F: QR codes conduct a “quick release” of information from you phone or website .
True

T or F: Criminal investigators may find evidence on a computer, but that evidence cannot be used in court.
False

Which of the following are tools for augmented reality?
-google glasses
-point of eye camera
-virtual fitting room

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