Site Development Associate Practice Exam (SDA) Practice Exam
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Which animation technology can be viewed by Web users without a browser plug-in?
Portable Network Graphics (PNG)
You work on your company's Web development team. Your supervisor has directed you to validate the code on all your site's recently updated Web pages. Which Web-based validation tool can you use to validate HTML documents?
You are developing pages for your company's Web site. You want to ensure accessibility for all users, including those with disabilities. Which design solution could help overcome the challenges faced by users with reading disabilities
You are developing Web pages for your company's site. Which of the following can you expect as a result of developing Web pages using SEO?
You will create Web pages that rank highly for search engines that use spiders.
When scanning images from a print source or importing pictures from a digital camera for use on the Web, to what should you set the resolution in order to display the image on screen at approximately the same size as the original image
72 dots per inch (dpi)
You have discovered a Web site that contains photographs that you can use for free. However, each photograph is copyrighted to the photographer. The Web site stipulates that you must obtain the photographer's permission to download and use the images. What kind of Web site have you accessed?
A photo-sharing Web site
You are developing pages for your company's Web site. You want to ensure accessibility for all users, including those with disabilities. Which type of content could you include to make your site more accessible to users with hearing impairment?
Text support for audio content
The HTML <area> tag, which defines the coordinates of an image map, uses which of the following attributes?
Ellen is creating a style sheet to format her Web pages. For the page background color, she enters the hexadecimal code 00FF00. What color will the page background be when she applies this style?
Which term is used to describe the legal ownership of expression by an author?
You are currently editing a Web document in a GUI HTML editor. You want to specify a background color for the page. To do this in a GUI editor, what should you do first?
Right-click the page.
Consider the following HTML tag:
Which choice lists the proper terms for the HTML components that appear in this tag?
Element, attribute, value
Which Web-ready image file formats support animation?
GIF 89a and PNG
A Web developer responsible for designing Web pages has used a GIF and a PNG image from a public Web site without permission. No prior relationship exists between the Web developer and the company from which the images were obtained. The images were simple "spacer" images that helped create a more uniform Web page. The images did not contain any logos or product-specific information. What violation may have nevertheless occurred?
Consider the following HTML5 code:
<!-- NAVIGATIONAL SIDEBAR -->
<img height="129" src="xyz/XYZAnnlRept.jpg" width="100" alt="Link to the Annual Report file"/>
Also consider the following CSS code:
background:#fc3 url(navbg_04.gif) repeat-y top right;
At the top-right of the sidebar
Using a linked style sheet, you have modified the look and feel of an HTML page. You noticed that the rules you applied remain in force unless explicitly overruled using other styles. Which term describes this phenomenon?
Consider the following code for a text box in a Web form:
<input type="text" name="UserName"/>
Which modified tag should you use if you want the text box to appear with default text that reads "Enter Name Here"?
<input type="text" name="UserName" value="Enter Name Here"/>
Toshiba wants to sell products to customers from its main corporate Web site. As a result, a Web site you helped develop has been used to transfer information between your company and an office belonging to Toshiba, Inc. Which type of e-commerce model is the Web site you developed based upon?
Business to business (B2B)
Which approach is ideal for ensuring that a Web page is maintained and does not appear neglected?
Using automated link-checking software
You can use a CSS style sheet rule to override the default <body> font color, which is black. Which term is used to describe this style sheet behavior?
Which of the following costs should be considered when providing your own Web server instead of using a cloud service provider or an Internet Service Provider (ISP)?
A hardware and software support technician
What is the main advantage to using a Web browser as an application delivery platform?
You can access hosted applications and services on Web sites that enable you to perform computing tasks without the need to download and install any software.
Consider the following HTML code:
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8"/>
<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="stylesheet.css" title="stylesheet"/>
<title> This is an HTML5 document </title>
What change would be necessary to make this code validate as HTML5?
Close the <html> tag.
Your Web team completed development of a site six months ago for a new marketing campaign. During this campaign, the marketing and Web teams collaborated to create and trademark several company logos. Now, while doing some research on competing companies, you notice that a competitor has introduced a new marketing campaign using logos that are significantly similar to your company's. In fact, you suspect that this company has infringed on your copyright and trademark. Which step should your team leader take?
Retain a lawyer and obtain advice.
Which line of HTML code creates a scrolling text box that can display three rows of text that are each 30 characters long?
<textarea name="comments" cols="30" rows="3">
Xavier has embedded a video in his Web page using the HTML5 video format. However, when he tests the page, the video does not render properly. He reviews his code carefully, which appears as follows:
<video height="210" class="center" controls="controls">
<video src="video.ogg" type="video/ogg" />
Your browser does not support the HTML5 video element.
What does Xavier need to do to correct this code?
Replace the second instance of the <video> element with the <source> element.
You want to create a horizontal rule on your Web page that is 10 pixels high and occupies 20 percent of the screen. You also want to ensure that the page validates as HTML5. Which line of HTML code will fulfill these requirements?
<hr style="height=10px; width=20%;"/>
Sonny needs to develop a series of Web pages quickly. He wants to be able to edit and validate his source code, as well as preview his pages in multiple browsers. Which type of application will enable him to do this?
GUI HTML editor
Consider the following HTML code on a page that resides on a Web server:
<a href="pages/index.html"> CCYP Home </a>
According to this code, where does the file named index.html reside on the Web server?
In the "pages" subdirectory, which resides beneath the page being currently edited
Which <form> element attribute and value is considered to be the most secure when sending data?
Consider the following HTML code:
<caption> Table Elements </caption>
<td> 13.95 </td>
<td class="center"> 72 </td>
This table did not render properly in the browser. Which step will solve the problem?
Add a </th> tag after the words "Price" and "Quantity."
You are creating an image map with rectangular hot spot areas. You defined a rectangular hot spot with coords="x1,y1,x2,y2". What does the x2 coordinate represent?
The horizontal coordinate for the lower-right corner of the rectangle
You are using a server provided by an ISP. Your CGI script fails to execute on the server. Which is a common reason why CGI scripts fail to execute on a server?
The script does not have executable permissions.
When validating Web site design issues, which of the following might you need to change?
The approach used to convey the company message
A member of your Web development team has created an application using the C++ programming language. The code for the program is currently in a text file. What is required to process this text file information into an executable application?
Sage is developing Web pages in HTML5. She plans to format the pages using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). Which line of code uses the correct syntax to apply an external CSS style sheet to HTML documents?
<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="format/styles.css"/>
A member of your company's application developer team has just discovered a serious flaw in an application she designed that is currently in use on your Web site. You need to replace the script. Which choice describes some of the information you will need to obtain from your cloud service provider in order to upload a new script to the server?
A user name
Consider the following Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) rule:
Which is the "selector" portion of this rule?
The portion that reads "body"
Why is it important to limit words to clear, necessary verbiage on your Web pages, especially on the home page?
Because most users simply scan pages quickly looking for specific information or links to it.
What is the term that refers to the specific techniques used to increase a Web page's or site's rank on a search engine?
Search engine optimization (SEO)
To define a square-shaped hotspot for an image map, which of the following code fragments would you use?
<area shape="rect" coords="1, 25, 25, 50" href="book.html" alt="book cover" />
You are developing a Web page using HTML5 and CSS. You want to align a paragraph of text to the right side of the page. Which code uses the correct syntax for this style?
<p style="text-align: right">This text will align to the right</p>
Which type of intellectual property includes unique words, phrases or symbols that identify an organization and are claimed or officially registered with the government?
Consider the following HTML code:
Also consider the corresponding CSS document code:
What does this code indicate about the text "Bill Gates?"
The text "Bill Gates" is vertically aligned to the top of the cell.
Your Web team maintains a Web site of more than 3,500 Web pages. Which of the following can help your end-users find the information they seek?
An internal search engine
Which of the following is used in many programming languages to help end an infinite loop?
A break statement
Mario has been hired by a popular restaurant chain to develop a new section for its Web site that will promote its new express menu service. The project manager has made it clear that money is not an issue, but time is. The deadline is approaching, and there is a great deal of work needed to complete the site coding and a requested multimedia feature. Mario must also allow plenty of time for the testing phase. Based on these factors, what is Mario's best strategy for obtaining the graphical media he will need for the site?
Purchase stock photos from online resources.
You have a contract job to create Web pages in HTML for a company based in Canada. How can you ensure usability as defined by the Canadian government for this company's disabled Web site users?
Create pages according to acts passed by the Canadian government.
Your Web development team has decided to co-locate your servers. Which choice accurately describes co-location?
The service provider allocates space for your equipment, and you provide the server hardware.
How can you ensure that your Web pages are compliant with a W3C standard?
Use a code validation tool.
Which line of code represents a valid way to use an image as a hyperlink, and will validate in an HTML5 page?
<a href="http://www.habitat.org"> <img src="questions.jpg" id="questions" alt="Questions" border="0"/> </a>
Consider the following HTML code from a page that resides on a Web server:
<a href="/pages/index.html"> CCYP Home </a>
According to this code, where does the file named index.html reside on the server?
In the "pages" directory, which resides off of the server's root directory
You have added a table to your Web page consisting of two columns and five rows, including the header row. In the first header cell, you have set the height property in the CSS style sheet to 50 pixels. You have also mistakenly set the height property for the second header cell to 75 pixels. How tall will the header row be?
You are creating a Web form in HTML5 for your site. You want to make sure you code it correctly to process data. You have included the action attribute in the <form> element. What else do you need to include?
The method attribute of the <form> element
As leader of your company's Web team, you have been asked to give an oral presentation of plans for your company's new Web site. You want to open the discussion for some brainstorming with those attending, and you want to write notes that encourage discussion and show everyone you are listening to all ideas. Which presentation tool is most effective for this purpose?
An end user has just entered his authentication information into a browser. The site has automatically stored this information on the end user's hard drive. The site has also stored this user's preferences, so that the next time he visits the site, his user name and preferences will be automatically retrieved. What is most often used to store this information on the hard drive?
You are developing pages for your company's Web site. You want to ensure that the pages are easily viewable on mobile devices. Which factor must you consider when developing the pages?
Smaller screens are used to view Web pages previously viewed only on much larger PC monitors.
Kareem is the Webmaster for his company. Management wants the company's intranet site to be more useful, so Kareem suggests providing links on the intranet to internal HR forms for all employees to access. These HR forms are currently stored on the company's file server, and they are updated occasionally. For security reasons, the Web server is not allowed to link to the company's file server. In order for Kareem to create these links, he should upload the forms to the Web server and then:
create local relative links to the files.
For which of the following reasons might you choose to license stock photographs for use on your Web site?
You know exactly what the finished images look like.
Which line of HTML code creates a valid hyperlink on a Web page?
Which line of HTML creates a valid hyperlink to the target named "targetArea2"?
<a href="#targetArea2"> Top of the FAQ </a>
Which of the following is a valid HTML reference to a CSS file?
<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="syb/syb.css" title="stylesheet"/>
As a novice Web developer, you have been asked by your partners to create a Web site for your new business venture to ensure that your potential customers are able to find your business over the Internet. Which of the following would prove most helpful to you in your endeavor?
Find Web development training, tips, tricks and advice from appropriate courses, online tutorials, user groups, professional trade journals, scholarly writings, and reference books.
Which of the following does Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) use to authenticate a user or system before encrypting a session?
A digital certificate
You want to specify horizontal alignment for the content in a table row using a CSS property. Specifically, you want to move content over to the right. Which property and value pair would you use?
The Web team you manage is designing a new Web site for a company that wants to reach a specific audience. After discussing the company's needs and preferences, you decide to provide all page content in two languages and to use a specific recommended color scheme. This approach in your site design addresses which element?
Who should attend the Web project planning meeting that helps determine the audience and message for a Web site?
Customer representatives, suppliers and shareholders