cis 101 quiz 11 Name: _______________________________________________
Multiple Choice Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
____ 1. System development should gather input from ____.
a. representatives from each department in which the proposed system will be used
b. nontechnical users
c. IT professionals
d. all of the above
____ 2. Which is not a major activity of the planning phase, shown in Figure 11-1?
a. review and approve project requests c. study how the current system works
b. prioritize the project requests d. form a project development team
____ 3. The purpose of the ____ phase illustrated in Figure 11-1 is to provide ongoing assistance for an information system and
its users after the system is implemented.
a. implementation c. design
b. planning d. operation, support, and security
____ 4. Which is not a major activity of detailed analysis?
a. study how the current system works
b. recommend a solution
c. determine the users’ wants, needs, and requirements
d. prioritize the project requests
____ 5. With ____, the user stops using the old system and begins using the new system on a certain date.
a. parallel conversion c. direct conversion
b. phased conversion d. pilot conversion
____ 6. A ____ is a set of words, symbols, and codes that enables a programmer to communicate instructions to a computer.
a. programming language c. compiler
b. program d. source program
____ 7. Which is a 4GL?
a. C c. COBOL
b. SQL d. RPG
____ 8. A ____ is a series of statements that instructs an application how to complete a task.
a. program c. machine code
b. macro d. record
____ 9. Which of the following is not a scripting language?
a. RPG c. Tcl
b. Rexx d. Perl
____ 10. A ____ committee is a decision-making body in a company.
a. management c. directors’
b. steering d. feasibility
____ 11. Application software developed by the user or at the user’s request is called ____ software.
a. packaged c. custom
b. optimized d. remastered
____ 12. A(n) ____ is a company that purchases products from manufacturers and then resells these products to the public —
offering additional services with the product.
a. VAR c. ERD
b. RPG d. TPG
____ 13. ____ conversion consists of running the old system alongside the new system for a specified time.
a. Direct c. Parallel
b. Pilot d. Phased
____ 14. ____ language, known as the first generation of programming languages, is the only language the computer directly
a. Machine c. Assembly
b. Compiled d. Executed
____ 15. ____ is a method of creating interactive Web applications designed to provide immediate response to user requests.
b. DHTML d. Ajax
cis 101 quiz 11
1. ANS: D PTS: 1 DIF: S REF: 407
2. ANS: C PTS: 1 DIF: S REF: 406|412
3. ANS: D PTS: 1 DIF: S REF: 422
4. ANS: D PTS: 1 DIF: S REF: 415
5. ANS: C PTS: 1 DIF: S REF: 421
6. ANS: A PTS: 1 DIF: S REF: 423
7. ANS: B PTS: 1 DIF: S REF: 430
8. ANS: B PTS: 1 DIF: S REF: 432
9. ANS: A PTS: 1 DIF: S REF: 434|435
10. ANS: B PTS: 1 DIF: S REF: 408
11. ANS: C PTS: 1 DIF: S REF: 415
12. ANS: A PTS: 1 DIF: S REF: 417
13. ANS: C PTS: 1 DIF: S REF: 421
14. ANS: A PTS: 1 DIF: S REF: 424
15. ANS: D PTS: 1 DIF: S REF: 436