CDAE 195 Summer 1999
First Quiz

1. Imagine you want to create a web page using the methods we have been using in class.  You decide to connect to zoo to log in.  Which of the following software did we use to connect to zoo to log in and begin creating a web page?
A) FTP
B) Telnet
C) Pine
D) Unix (AIX)
E) Netscape Navigator

2. Ok, following along from the previous question, you logged in to zoo and your prompt reads either zoo> or yourid@zoo.uvm.edu>.   At this point which of the following operating software are we using on zoo?
A) Windows95
B) Pine
C) Telnet
D) Unix (AIX)
E) Pico

3. Following along from the previous question, at this point you decide to see what files you have in your current default directory.  Which of the following commands do you use to see your files?
A) dir
B) who
C) ls
D) pull down the File menu and choose Show
E) disp

4. Following along from the previous question, you are now able to see a list of files and sub-directories on the screen.  Which of the following best describes which files these are?
A) your web files and picture files that end in either a .html, .gif, or .jpg file extension.
B) Files in your home directory.
C) Files in your mail directory where your e-mail messages are stored
D) Hidden "dot" files like .cshrc and .signature
E) Files in the root directory of zoo.

5. Following along from the previous question, you decide to switch into the directory where we stored the web files for this class.  Which of the following commands will switch you from your current directory into the directory where we stored the web files?
A) cd public_html
B) chmod 755 ~
C) pico new.html
D) chmod 644 *.*
E) pine

6. Following along from the previous question, you are now in the directory where we stored the web files.  You decide to create a new file called TEST.HTML.  Which of the following commands will you use?
A) Pull down the File menu, choose New, and save the file as TEST.HTML
B) pico TEST.HTML
C) Pull down the edit menu and choose Open.
D) telnet TEST.HTML
E) TEST.HTML
 
 
 
 
 

7. Following along from the previous question, you are now in the editor and you type in some HTML tags.  Now you are ready to save the file.  Which of the following commands will work?
A) Pull down the File Menu and choose SaveAs.
B) Pull down the File Menu and choose Save.
C) Ctrl-X, Y, enter
D) All of the above

8. Now you want to check out the page and see how it looks.  Which of the following software would NOT work to see the web page by typing in your URL?
A) Netscape Communicator
B) Macromedia's Dreamweaver
C) Netscape Navigator
D) Microsoft's Internet Explorer
E) Mosaic

9. Following along from the previous questions, you use a browser to look at your page and you get the FORBIDDEN error message.  Which of the following commands did you forget to enter?
A) cd public_html
B) pico TEST.HTML
C) ls
D) chmod 644 *.*
E) any of the above

10. You fix the problem described in the previous question.  You find a really nice image of a vintage 1930s Martin Herringbone D-28 guitar that you want to include as a link in your TEST.HTML page. You see the image on a guitar store web page.  Which of the following methods will work to get the image into your own TEST.HTML page?
A) Right click on the image, Save it to disk, Use FTP to upload it to your public_html directory, change the file permissions, and add the image tag to your web page.
B) Right click on the image, click on Save Image Location, switch screens to the telnet terminal screen, pico your TEST.HTML page, and paste in the URL inside of the Image Tag.
C) Print web page with a high quality color printer.  Scan the image of the guitar and save the image to a .jpg file.  Upload the .jpg file to your public_html directory, change the permissions, insert the tag.
D) All of the above will work.
E) None of the above will work.

11. Following along from the previous question, you now have the guitar image in a file called guitar.gif that is in your public_html directory.  Which of the following tags would you use to make a link so that the guitar picture itself is a "hot link" on your web page (clickable), and that when you click on it you go to the guitar store: (www.mandoweb.com)?
A) <A HREF=http://www.mandoweb.com> <IMG SRC = guitar.gif> </A>
B) <IMG SRC =http://www.mandoweb.com/guitar.gif>
C) <A IMG SRC=http://www.mandoweb.com>guitar.gif </A>
D) <HREF=guitar.gif>http://www.mandoweb.com</A>
 E) <A IMG SRC=http://www.mandoweb.com>guitar.gif  </A>

12. Following along from the previous question, you go to the browser to check your web page, and the guitar picture does not come up.  Which of the following is NOT a possible reason why the picture does not work.
A) The guitar.gif image was uploaded from disk as an ASCII file instead of as a Binary file.
B) The guitar.gif image was coded in the tag as GUITAR.GIF.
C) The guitar.gif file was uploaded from disk to your home directory instead of to your public_html directory.
D) You forgot to change the file permissions (chmod 644 *.* since the image file was uploaded to your public_html directory
E) .gif files cannot be read with web browsing software, only .jpg files can be read by web browsers.

13. Imagine you make a web page with a dark blue background color.  Which of the following tags will change the color of the link from dark blue to yellow so the links will show up yellow before they are clicked, and red after they are clicked?
A) <BODY . ALINK=RED VLINK=YELLOW>
B) <BODY . LINK=YELLOW VLINK=RED>
C) <FONT COLOR=YELLOW:RED>
D) <LINKS=YELLOW:RED>
E) <~YELLOW~RED>

Refer to the handout picture of the connection between your PC and the Zoo cluster:

14. According to the picture, which of the following refers to the Building Root Hub Switch?
A) A
B) B
C) C
D) D
E) E

15. According to the picture, which of the following refers to the 10BaseT Ethernet copper cable?
A) A
B) B
C) C
D) D
E) E

16. According to the picture, which of the following refers to your Home Directory on Zoo?
A) A
B) B
C) C
D) D
E) E

17. According to the picture, which of the following refers to the fiber optic cable.
A) A
B) B
C) C
D) D
E) E

18. Which of the following is the company that manufactures the hardware of the zoo cluster that we viewed in Waterman?
A) IBM
B) Intel
C) Digital Equipment Corporation
D) Dell
E) Compaq

19. Imagine you want to subscribe to a discussion list, like CDAE 195 list.  Which of the following is closest to the address you would send your e-mail request to?
A) http://www.list.uvm.edu/
B) owner@list.uvm.edu
C) listserv@list.uvm.edu
D) http://cit.uvm.edu/lists/
E) CDAE 195@ list.uvm.edu

20. Which of the following words best describes the internet hardware that examines a packet's IP destination address and forwards the packet from one host to another?
A) T1
B) RAID drive
C) Duplex
D) FDDI
E) Router