Quiz: Only Someone Born After 1999 Will Ace This Internet Test. Can You?

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Are you internet savvy? Prove it!

This quiz will test your knowledge of all things related to the internet, world wide web, and modern technology.

 May 15, 2018
1 of 25Pick your answer!
Which internet personality reportedly cost Snapchat $1.3 Billion in 2018 with one tweet?
Lele Pons
Bella Thorne
Kylie Jenner
2 of 25Pick your answer!
How many Internet users are there worldwide?
2.2 billion
2.2 million
2.2 thousand
3 of 25Pick your answer!
Which region’s population uses the internet most?
Asia
North America
Europe
4 of 25Pick your answer!
What percentage of North American residents use the Internet?
78 percent
32 percent
45 percent
5 of 25Pick your answer!
When was a firm concept of the Internet first proposed?
1962
1984
1932
6 of 25Pick your answer!
Who was the first person to propose a global network of computers?
Al Gore
Bill Gates
J.C.R. Licklider
7 of 25Pick your answer!
How many websites were there worldwide at the end of 2011?
55 million
555 million
5 million
8 of 25Pick your answer!
What percentage of Internet users are under the age of 25?
45 percent
25 percent
78 percent
9 of 25Pick your answer!
What percentage of adults over the age of 65 use the Internet?
53 percent
89 percent
22 percent
10 of 25Pick your answer!
How many hours a month does the average American Internet user spend online?
23 hours
307 hours
60 hours
11 of 25Pick your answer!
How many web pages does the average Internet user visit in one month?
8,432
2,646
542
12 of 25Pick your answer!
Who coined the term Web 2.0?
Tim O'Reilly
Dale Dougherty
Steve Jobs
13 of 25Pick your answer!
According to Tim O'Reilly, the Web 2.0 philosophy:
Makes the Internet really boring
Sacrifices users' security
Democratizes the Web
14 of 25Pick your answer!
What's an example of a Web 1.0 site?
A social networking site that lets users make public comments
An online bookstore that lets customers post reviews
An official online encyclopedia
15 of 25Pick your answer!
What's considered the "backbone" of the World Wide Web?
Uniform resource locator (URL)
Hypertext transfer protocol (HTTP)
Hypertext mark-up language (HTML)
16 of 25Pick your answer!
What's the difference between HTTP and HTML?
HTTP describes what's on the page; HTML allows sites to communicate.
HTML describes what's on the page; HTTP allows sites to communicate.
There's no difference; they mean the same thing.
17 of 25Pick your answer!
What's the best way to describe the Internet?
A network of networks
One master computer that connects to all of our homes
A series of pipes
18 of 25Pick your answer!
We access the World Wide Web using:
Spidey senses
Browsers
Instant messaging applications
19 of 25Pick your answer!
What's one way you can use the Internet without using HTTP?
Using a browser
Using a telephone
Accessing e-mail
20 of 25Pick your answer!
The Internet and the World Wide Web are the same thing
True
False
21 of 25Pick your answer!
Twitter limits the number of characters per tweet to 140
True
False
22 of 25Pick your answer!
The Apple iPhone was first released in what year?
2014
1999
2007
23 of 25Pick your answer!
“Net Neutrality” refers to:
The way Wikipedia editors handle new entries
The postings on websites that are nonpartisan
Equal treatment of digital content by internet service companies
24 of 25Pick your answer!
Which university was the first on Facebook?
MIT
Harvard
Stanford
25 of 25Pick your answer!
Which came first: Snapchat, Instagram, or Facebook?
Facebook
Snapchat
Instagram
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