Name: 
 

Dreamweaver 9



True/False
Indicate whether the statement is true or false.
 

 1. 

Users expect to fill in their addresses before their names, because almost all forms, from your birth certificate to your IRS tax forms, request your address before your name, so you should follow this standard when planning forms on Dreamweaver.
 

 2. 

As with all pages, your forms should have good contrast between the color of the text and the color of the form background.
 

 3. 

HTTP stands for HyperText Transition Protocol.
 

 4. 

You can also create forms that make changes to your web page based on information users enter.
 

 5. 

You can use CGI scripts to start and stop external programs or to specify that a page updates automatically based on user input.
 

 6. 

A Spry data set is a JavaScript object that stores data in rows and columns.
 

 7. 

Clicking the Form button inserts a solid red outline around the form area.
 

 8. 

All forms need to be connected to an application server that will process the information that the form collects.
 

 9. 

Each radio group you create allows only one selection from within that group.
 

 10. 

To create a form object on a web page, you use the Form button in the Forms category on the Insert panel.
 

Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 11. 

Which property in the Properties panel lets you specify the window in which you want the form data to be processed.
a.
Form name
b.
Target
c.
Place
d.
Post
 

 12. 

What is the easiest and most common way to process form information?
a.
Have form data stored in a database to use at a later date
b.
Have the application both collect the form data in a database and send it in an email message
c.
Have the information collected from the form and emailed to the contact person on the website
d.
Have the form data processed instead of stored
 

 13. 

Which of the following statements about planning a form is false?
a.
Before you use Dreamweaver to create a form, it’s a good idea to write down the information you want to collect and the order in which you want to collect it.
b.
It’s a good idea to make a sketch of the form for your CGI.
c.
Planning your form content at the beginning saves you from spending time organizing the information when you create the form in Dreamweaver.
d.
When planning your form content, you should organize the information in a logical order that will make sense to users.
 
 
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 14. 

In the figure above, which number refers to the method list arrow?
a.
1
b.
2
c.
3
d.
4
 
 
nar002-1.jpg
 

 15. 

In the figure above, which number refers to the security challenge?
a.
1
b.
2
c.
3
d.
4
 

 16. 

In the figure above, which number refers to a menu?
a.
1
b.
2
c.
3
d.
4
 

 17. 

In the figure above, which number refers to a text field?
a.
1
b.
2
c.
3
d.
4
 
 
Case Base Critical Thinking

Case 1


Lyle works for Cobra International (CI), a pet shop that specializes in reptiles. Business has been really picking up, and the number of calls they have received in response to their website has increased exponentially. Lyle sees this jump in business as a great opportunity to gather information about who buys reptiles for pets, and how CI might better serve them.
 

 18. 

Lyle wants to know if CI could do anything to improve its service to online customers, and he wants to give the people who fill in the form ample space to discuss their concerns. Which form object would be the best choice for gathering this sort of data?
a.
Radio buttons
b.
Text field
c.
Check boxes
d.
Text Area Field
 

 19. 

First, Lyle wants to know if their online customers are mostly males or females. What form object would be best for gathering this info?
a.
Drop-down menu
b.
Text box
c.
Radio group
d.
Check boxes
 

 20. 

To create a form object on a web page, you use the Form button in the Forms category on the _____ panel.
a.
New Form
b.
Tools
c.
Library
d.
Insert
 

 21. 

The content of a page which does not change or allow user interaction is said to be what?
a.
Live
b.
Processed
c.
Dynamic
d.
Static
 

 22. 

Which form object is most commonly used?
a.
Radio button
b.
Check box
c.
Text field
d.
List
 

 23. 

Which statement about CGI scripts is false?
a.
You can use CGI scripts to start and stop external programs or to specify that a page updated automatically based on user input.
b.
You can use CGI scripts to create surveys and site search tools, but they are not appropriate for creating games.
c.
CGI lets you create dynamic web documents “on the fly” so that pages can be generated in response to preferences specified by the user.
d.
You can use CGI to do basic tasks such as record entries to a guest book or count the number of people who have accessed a specific page of your site.
 

 24. 

Using _____ fields makes it possible to provide information to the web server and form-processing script without the viewer knowing that the information is being sent.
a.
invisible
b.
secret
c.
hidden
d.
process
 
 
Case 2

Denise has been knitting hats and scarves to sell online, and her business has been really strong. She wants to create a secure form that allows her customers to buy online.
 

 25. 

Because it is the industry standard for viewing and sending confidential information on the Internet, Denise will use a(n) _____ Layer.
a.
Unchecked Coded
b.
Secure Socket
c.
Secure Protocol
d.
Hypertext Transfer
 

 26. 

Denise knows that if she does it right, her http protocol will change to a(n) _____ protocol.
a.
shttp
b.
ttps
c.
https
d.
htts
 

 27. 

Which of the following is something you need not do before publishing a form?
a.
Make sure it’s easy to use.
b.
Test to be sure it works.
c.
Make sure that there isn’t too much contrast between the form text and the table background so the text is readable.
d.
Be sure that you have provided visual clues such as a different font color or other notation that label required fields.
 

 28. 

A form on a web page consists of _____ objects such as text boxes or radio buttons into which users type information or from which they make selections.
a.
input
b.
interactive
c.
form
d.
open
 

 29. 

Which of the following statements about CGI scripts is false?
a.
CGI programs can be written in the computer languages Perl or Basic, depending on the type of server that is hosting your website.
b.
When a CGI script collects data from a web form, it passes the data to a program running on a web server, which in turn passes the data back to the user’s web browser, which then makes changes to the website in response to the form data.
c.
CGI allows a web browser to work directly with the programs that are running on the server and also makes it possible for a website to change in response to user input.
d.
CGI is one of the most popular tools used to collect form data.
 

 30. 

To create radio buttons that are not part of a radio group, click the Radio button on the _____ panel.
a.
Tools
b.
Insert
c.
Properties
d.
Preferences
 



 
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