Practice Questions

Question on 5/2/16

Posted on May 2, 2016 in Practice Questions

Consumer Rights & Responsibilities If a jury acquits the defendant, has that person been found guilty or not guilty? Answer: Find out this and every Thursday!

Personal Finance The current market value of a house, minus the outstanding mortgage balance owed on that house, is better known as…? Answer: Equity

Health & Safety Foodborne illness is another term for what? Answer: Food poisoning

Technology When your word processor is set in overstrike mode, what happens when you enter new characters? Answer: Characters typed replace existing characters

Environment What North American lake system makes up the largest surface freshwater system to earth? Answer: The Great Lakes

Consumer Rights & Responsibilities When a trial results in a “hung jury,” what does that mean? Answer: The jury could not reach a verdict; the jury could make a decision on the trial

Personal Finance Certified checks are personal checks that are guaranteed by what entity? Answer: Your bank; your credit union; your financial institution

Health & Safety Concussions caused by blows to the head may induce many symptoms. Name two. Answer: Dizziness, nausea, vomiting, trouble concentrating, memory problems, headaches, feeling pressure in the head, ringing in the ears, feeling in a fog, amnesia, “seeing stars,” loss of consciousness

Environment Known by the chemical symbol H20, water is made from which two elements? Answer: Hydrogen; oxygen

Technology The translation of data into a code that can only be decoded by a secret key is called what? Answer: Encryption

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