INFO 10034 Review Questions


Lesson 1:

  1. Explain a Pseudo-class. Give 2 examples.



  2. What is an advantage for setting a tabbing order for hypertext links?



  3. Give an example of a tabbing order for a hypertext link.



  4. What is an advantage for an access key in a hypertext link?



  5. Give an example of an access key for a hypertext link.



  6. How would you activate an access key on your computer?



  7. What is a query string in an email link?



  8. List the items you might include in a query string.



  9. Give an example of a query string using a "subject" link.



Lesson 2:

  1. What is the purpose of the "fieldset" tag?



  2. How can a "fieldset" tag enhance an HTML form?



  3. What is the purpose of the "legend" tag?



  4. What is the purpose of the "optgroup" tag? Which form field type does it affect?



  5. What is an advantage of the "label" tag?



  6. What option in a form field tag is necessary to work with a "label" tag?



  7. How can a form field work with an access key?




  8. List several "border" features that enhance borders:

  9. Give an example using a border setting that would enhance form fields.



Lesson 3:

  1. What is the purpose of the "col" tag? What is an advantage?







  2. What is the purpose of the "colgroup" tag?







  3. What is the purpose of the "thead", "tbody" and "tfoot" tags? How is this similar to the "colgroup" tag?







  4. How can you add a caption to a table?



  5. How do you add a summary to a table?



  6. How is a table caption different from a table summary?




  7. Why would you create a scrolling table?



  8. How would you create a scrolling table?



  9. List 5 different ways that you can use borders to enhance tables:

  10. What is the purpose of the CSS setting "text-align"?



  11. What is the purpose of the CSS setting "font-style"?



Lesson 4:

  1. What is the purpose of a "frameset" HTML file?




  2. When defining frames, explain the purpose of "rows" and "cols".





  3. Write out the code to define a frames layout like this:    
     
       





  4. Write out the code to define a frames layout like this:    
       
     





  5. Explain the purpose of these options from a "frame" tag:
    • src:
    • name:
    • noresize:
    • frameborder

  6. How do you set up a hyperlink so that it loads in a designated frame? Give an example.





  7. What is the purpose of an in-line frame?





  8. Explain the purpose of these options from a "iframe" tag:
    • align
    • frameborder
    • scrolling
    • hspace
    • marginheight
    • src

Lesson 5:

  1. How do "meta" tags affect publishing your web site on an Internet search engine?




  2. Explain the difference between "being crawled" and "submitting" your site to a search engine.






  3. What is the purpose of validating an HTML file?



  4. List 3 types of evaluation used in validating HTML files:

  5. When looking for a web host, what are some things you should consider?

  6. Is a "free" web hosting site a good place for hosting an on-line business?



  7. Search the Internet — list 4 businesses that provide web hosting services. Make sure that at least 2 of them are Canadian businesses that provide web hosting.

 

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