Computer Science: Middle School: Grades 6, 7 and 8 Quiz - Web Publishing 2 (Questions)

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The intent of web design is to create and publish a website - a collection of online content including documents and applications that reside on a web server/servers.

Test your knowledge by trying our second quiz in our Web Publishing series.

1. Why do web designers usually use common fonts?
[ ] Some monitors can't display some of the fancy fonts
[ ] The more complicated fonts mean a page loads slower
[ ] Web browsers can't always display the less common ones
[ ] Web designers don't have much imagination
2. Which of these formats is not suitable for web images?
[ ] GIF
[ ] JPEG
[ ] PNG
[ ] TIF
3. Which format is best for web images with few colors?
[ ] AVI
[ ] GIF
[ ] JPEG
[ ] MPEG
4. Which format is best for photographs on the web?
[ ] ACC
[ ] JPEG
[ ] PDF
[ ] XLS
5. How can you convert between GIF and JPEG formats?
[ ] Open in a PDF editor and 'Save As' the other format
[ ] Open in a photo editor and 'Save As' the other format
[ ] Open in a TXT editor and 'Save As' the other format
[ ] Open in a wave editor and 'Save As' the other format
6. Which feature lets you jump between web pages?
[ ] Hype
[ ] Hyperjump
[ ] Hyperlink
[ ] Hypertext
7. Hyperlinks are useful because .......
[ ] it looks cool to jump around
[ ] they make it hard to know where you are
[ ] you can click on buttons
[ ] you don't have to read all the pages on a site in order
8. Moving between pages using hyperlinks is called what?
[ ] Agitating
[ ] Linking
[ ] Navigating
[ ] Paginating
9. What would a 'table' be used for in a web page?
[ ] Listing all the pages navigated to using hyperlinks
[ ] Listing all the pages used to build the website
[ ] Positioning things on the screen where you want them
[ ] Somewhere for laying out a website design
10. An image can be placed on a page by inserting it into a .......
[ ] table border
[ ] table cell
[ ] table column
[ ] table row
Computer Science: Middle School: Grades 6, 7 and 8 Quiz - Web Publishing 2 (Answers)
1. Why do web designers usually use common fonts?
[ ] Some monitors can't display some of the fancy fonts
[ ] The more complicated fonts mean a page loads slower
[x] Web browsers can't always display the less common ones
[ ] Web designers don't have much imagination
This can have a bad effect on the way a page displays
2. Which of these formats is not suitable for web images?
[ ] GIF
[ ] JPEG
[ ] PNG
[x] TIF
TIF is not supported by most web browsers
3. Which format is best for web images with few colors?
[ ] AVI
[x] GIF
[ ] JPEG
[ ] MPEG
Few colors or solid colors are usually best with GIF
4. Which format is best for photographs on the web?
[ ] ACC
[x] JPEG
[ ] PDF
[ ] XLS
5. How can you convert between GIF and JPEG formats?
[ ] Open in a PDF editor and 'Save As' the other format
[x] Open in a photo editor and 'Save As' the other format
[ ] Open in a TXT editor and 'Save As' the other format
[ ] Open in a wave editor and 'Save As' the other format
6. Which feature lets you jump between web pages?
[ ] Hype
[ ] Hyperjump
[x] Hyperlink
[ ] Hypertext
7. Hyperlinks are useful because .......
[ ] it looks cool to jump around
[ ] they make it hard to know where you are
[ ] you can click on buttons
[x] you don't have to read all the pages on a site in order
Sometimes the links become broken - very frustrating!
8. Moving between pages using hyperlinks is called what?
[ ] Agitating
[ ] Linking
[x] Navigating
[ ] Paginating
9. What would a 'table' be used for in a web page?
[ ] Listing all the pages navigated to using hyperlinks
[ ] Listing all the pages used to build the website
[x] Positioning things on the screen where you want them
[ ] Somewhere for laying out a website design
10. An image can be placed on a page by inserting it into a .......
[ ] table border
[x] table cell
[ ] table column
[ ] table row