Ethics Quiz Computer Ethics, Society and Technology
Which of these involve ethical decisions?
1. Deciding whether or not to return the extra $10.00 that the
cashier gave you as change.
2. Deciding whether to buy Tide or Arm and Hammer detergent.
3. Deciding where to go to college.
4. Deciding whether to become a police officer or fire fighter.
5. Deciding whether to invest in South Africa or China.
6. Deciding whether to copy software---freeware.
7. Deciding whether to copy software--not freeware.
8. Reading the assigned reading for class or watching the video your friend
9. Watching a video or writing a long overdue letter to a friend.
10. Spending spring break on the beach or working on a Habitat project.
11. Deciding whether to buy a term paper online.
12. Deciding whether to make your Website handicap
13. Requiring that all freshmen buy laptops.
14. Deciding whether to meet your software
engineering project group or to go to the movies.
15. Deciding to sell personal information acquired at your
16. Creating and using a virus to explore the security holes of a network.
17. Deciding to release your product to meet a deadline even though
testing has not been completed.
18. Forwarding a chain letter through email.