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AS300 Final Exam Study Guide
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What was the first Russian design of space station?
What was the first space station to enter orbit?
How long did the cosmonauts live on Salyut 1 during the first successful docking?
Which of the Salyut space stations were the most successful?
What was the name of the autonomous freighters that would refuel and resupply the Salyut?
When did the last of the Salyut space stations deorbit?
What was the name of the United States first space station?
Where did NASA get the hardware for Skylab?
They repurposed hardware from Apollo and Saturn capsules
How many missions where in the Skylab program
What was the first manned mission to Skylab 1 named?
What was used in Skylab 1 to maintain a comfortable temperature inside the station?
How many orbits did Skylab complete during its lifetime?
What was the key project for Skylab?
The solar experiment program
Which space station aimed to create a permanent Soviet presence in Space?
When did the core of Mir launch?
How many years did it take to construct Mir
Who broke the record for the longest time in space during a single trip?
When did Mir deorbit
How many countries supported the build of the international space station
How long does it take the ISS to make one orbit around the earth
What was the first component of the ISS launched into orbit
What was the second component of the ISS launched into orbit
When did the first crew go to the ISS
When is the ISS currently slated to reach its end of life
Cosmonaut Vladimir Remeck of Czechoslovakia was the first person fir a nation other that the United States or Soviet Union to go to space
Mir was the equivalent of eight compact-size cars parked close together
Astronauts witness 16 sunrises and sunsets in one 24-hour earth day on the ISS
It took over 200 astronauts and cosmonauts to fully construct the ISS
You are about to join the crew of a space station. The space station is the first of its kind and was launched in 1971. It will allow autonomous refuel and resupply freighters to dock so that you can stay in space longer. It is small, but will allow for visiting cosmonauts from allied nations. What space station are you going to visit?
It is 2019 and you are scheduled on a flight to visit the ISS. Which method of transportation will you most likely take to get to the ISS
Which of the following is needed to calculate force
What do rockets use as their mass
High pressure gas
How much thrust is required to keep a one pound object motionless against the force of gravity in earth?
What is the minimum velocity a launch vehicle needs to leave the protective atmosphere of earth
What type of launch vehicle usually consists of several rocket stages, discarded one at a time
Expendable launch vehicles
What type of launch vehicle has components that can be reused
Reusable launch system
What type of launch vehicle is used to send large satellites into higher geostationary orbits
Heavy lift launch vehicles
Who published "the rocket into planetary science" that discussed every phase of rocket space flight
Who developed the first intercontinental ballistic missile
What rocket was used to launch Sputnik
What rocket was used to launch the Parker Solar Probe in 2018?
Delta IV Heavy
What rocket delivered the first communications satellite and the first Americans to orbit Earth?
Which rocket was used to deliver Americans to the Moon?
What type of rocket uses a fuel that burns quickly, but will not explode packed into a cylinder?
Why is the nozzle a key component of a rocket?
Causes acceleration of the gases
What type of rocket was first tested by Robert Goddard
What type of rocket uses magnetism and electricity to propel a spacecraft through space?
What alternative propulsion system is being investigated to produce pure hydrogen has exhaust and provide high thrust?
What alternative propulsion system is being investigated that would use plasma injected into a chamber where a magnetic field would produce fusion?
What alternative propulsion system is being investigated to use the most potent fuel known?
Where do US rockets launch when a polar orbit is needed?
Vandenberg Air Force Base, California
What type of launch window allows a window of a few hours for lunch?
How does the launch vehicle get transported to the launch pad?
A crawler-transporter is used
In a typical lunch, if you end up weighing much more than the payload... True or False?
Titan IV was used to launch the Cassini probe... True or False?
Virgin Galactic is the only company that successfully launched a rapidly reusable launch system... True or False?
The typical exit velocity for a liquid-repellent rocket is 25,000 to 50,000 mph...True or False?
Today, NASA builds and assembles components of SLS in Orion spacecraft in cape Canaveral Florida...True or False?
You are conducting research on rockets for the next space launch. You are particularly interested in rocket that use a combination of gasoline and liquid oxygen like Robert Goddard first used. What type of rockets are you researching?
You are a scientist investigating alternative rockets for upcoming space launches. You are particularly interested in work is that you nuclear power. What type of brackets are you investigating
What two things do colleges require on to get to know you as a person?
Your essay and your review
What should you do If you are not a good writer and you need to write an essay for a college application?
Ask for guidance from your English teacher
Which of the following do most college essay topics have in common?
They ask you to write about yourself or your experiences
Which of the following is a good tip for writing a College essay?
Focus on one great idea
If you have a choice of topics select something...
According to a 2001 survey the missions officers at 359 colleges and universities, which of the following is on the rise and used as part of the admissions process?
Which of the following is it good tip to follow when looking at your own social media sites?
Participates in conversations with your favorite schools
Which of the following are colleges doing to promote their school programs and reach out to prospective students?
Increasing the use of social media
According to the Kaplan Test Prep Report, what are two of the most popular tools schools are using to build virtual communities?
Facebook ®️ and YouTube
Which of the following is your chance to interact with a representative of a college?
How long do most interviews last?
An hour or less
Who will the interview were most likely be?
An admissions officer
If your college requires an interview, and you can't afford a trip to campus, Who might the college arrange for you to interview within your hometown?
With which colleges should you begin your interviews so that you can polish your interview skills and improve your chances of acceptance?
Those that are not your top choices
Which of the following is a good tip to follow in dressing for an interview?
Wear dress shoes
Shut the following is a good tip to follow in meeting the person who conduct the interview?
Hace a firm handshake
Which of the following is a good tip to follow when you're thinking about your body language for an interview?
Which of the following is a good tip to follow and asking questions at the interview?
Take an active role
Which of the following is a good tip when asking interview questions?
Think through your response
If an interviewer asks you a difficult question and you aren't sure how to answer what should you do?
Ask if you can send in a written answer later
What should I do within a day or so after the interview?
Send a thank you note to the interviewer
When should you plan your first-time visit to a college?
How long before your planned visit should you call the admissions office to set up an appointment?
Which of the following is something you should do and visiting a college campus for the first time?
Read Oh boards and the student newspaper
What should you do if you can't visit one of the colleges on your list?
Pick up information from websites
When writing an essay, you should make it as long as possible... True or False?
When writing an essay, if it's appropriate for your topic, use dialogue instead of a third-person narrative... True or False?
Most colleges are not using social media to build virtual communities...True or False?
You should not ask Questions during an interview... True or False?
You should send a thank-you note after an interview... True or False?
What do you have more control over when you go to college?
What happens when you manage your time well?
You create time for things you want to do
What do successful people do?
They make good use of their time
Your priorities should reflect your __________.
How many courses per semester does the average undergraduate take?
How many hours should student spend studying for every hour spent in an average class?
What happens when you manage your time well?
You will have time for work and play
Mark is putting off doing his English paper that is due tomorrow by working on the history project that is due in two weeks. What is this an example of?
You have not done well in the past on your math tests, so why keep trying. Why are you procrastinating?
A Fear of failure
What is the first step in using your time better?
Set a regular time and place for study
What should you consider when setting a regular time to study?
Determine your personal best time to study
Which of the following is an acceptable place to study?
A Coffee house
What should you do so that you do not over-program your life?
Spend time with friends and family
What should you do when writing a term paper?
Break it into small tasks
Which of the following is an example of proper multitasking?
Reading a chapter well waiting for the bus to arrive
You have just completed a large task for your history project. Before I start the last part of the project, watch a TV show. what is this an example of?
Being good to yourself
What should you do if he is the strategies to fight procrastination but are still having trouble?
Ask your advisor or professor for help
Which of the following is true about scheduling classes?
It may take up to 30 minutes to get to another class
When scheduling classes, which of the following should you do?
Spread difficult courses out over several semesters if possible
Do you want to schedule a math class and an art class. Which of the following is something that may cause you to want to change your schedule?
The math class meets at 8:00 AM, but you are not a morning person
Which of the following would be a good reason to schedule your courses so you have a day or two off during the week?
To work a part-time job
When it comes to managing your schedule, which of the following is true?
Important things can be overlooked when you're focused on every day demands
The following contains a schedule of all of your classes, labs, work hours, and activities?
A Weekly schedule
Did you do to help manage your college schedule?
A little each day of each course to avoid cramming
College may be harder than high school for the following reason?
Your life will have less structure
Colleges require you to spend more time in class than you do in high school... True or False?
You should think of time management as a way to reduce stress... True or False?
You should schedule all of your hard courses in the same semester if possible... True or False?
If you feel stress and under pressure, you may not be managing your time well... True or False?
Andrew has five average courses his first semester. Four of the courses meet three hours a week each, and one meets four hours a week. How much time should Andrew plan to set aside for studying out of classes?
Lacey failed to meet the deadline for a term paper. She started it at 8 PM in the evening before and stay up all night trying to finish but did not manage to complete it. Now she is stressed and feels like a failure what should she have done to avoid stress and meet the deadline?
She should have broken up the paper into smaller tasks to do a little at a time
When do you need a résumé?
To get a job interview
Which of the following is the most common résumé type?
Which type of résumé should you prepare if you're interested in a specific job?
A targeted résumé
Which of the following statements about your résumé is true?
It is an advertisement for you
Which of the following is the best way to describe your qualifications using action verbs?
Organized the office and created a new, more efficient filing system
What should you do to gave your résumé personality?
Deviate from the norm but do it carefully
How long should A résumé for a high school students be?
Which of the following should you be sure to include on your resume if you were applying for a job as a Spanish translator?
You studied abroad in South America for a semester
Which of the following should be included on all résumés?
Which of the following should you keep in mind while writing your objective?
What is my career goal
Which of the following is an example of a job objective?
A position as a chef
When should you include your GPA on your résumé?
If it it is above a 3.5
What should you do when you are talking about past work experiences?
Explain the duties you performed at previous
If you have done volunteer work that pertains to the job you're applying for, finish included under what section?
Related professional experience
Which of the following is true about references?
They should be people that you know well
What should you do to proofread your résumé?
Use collegiate dictionary and grammar handbook
Which of the following should you use when formatting your résumé?
11 or 12 point font
What should you do when preparing the final copy of your résumé for mailing?
Mail it in a 9 x 12" or a 10 x 13" envelope
Which of the following forms are the keywords for electronic resumes usually written as?
What should you do to format an electronic résumé?
Avoid using formatting
When should a cover letter be included with your resume?
If someone referred you to the employer, where should you include this information?
A cover letter
Which of the following is true about cover letters?
You should always ask for an interview in the cover letter
What should be included in the closing paragraph of your cover letter?
Thank the reader for taking the time to review your qualifications.
Why are portfolios now are used in a variety of occupations to serve just in the creative fields?
Portfolios can be done electronically and accessed online.
Employers will check resumes for accuracy... True or False?
You should include your age and marital status on your resume... True or False?
You should include page numbers on your résumé if it is more than one page... True or False?
After you have proofread your résumé, you should have at least three other people read it for content and correctness... True or False?
Photos or videos are not included in a portfolio?... True or False?
Maria works for an accounting firm in California for three years. She then got married and moved to Texas. After about a year, she got a job with another firm and work there for seven years. Mary decided to quit her job and to stay at home with her kids for a while. After five years, she's ready to go back into the workforce. Which type of résumé should she create?
Carter is preparing his electronic resumes. he changed his paper resumes so that all of the formatting was gone. He also made sure to use only flush-left text. His name is at the top, and his contact information is at the bottom of the last page. Did Carter forget to do anything or do anything incorrectly?
He needed to change his list of qualifications into noun forms instead of verbs.
Which phase of job searching do people usually find the most difficult and stressful? (1 point)
What is the first step you should do to prepare for an interview?
Research the company
How can you practice for the interview
What should you do to find out about the salary
Use the website www.salary.com to find out how much others with your background make.
How should you dress for an interview
You should dress neatly and appropriately to make a good first impression.
What should you do during an interview
Remember the interviewers name
What should you do if you are offered something to drink during the interview
Politely turn it down
Which of the following is true about facial expressions
Touching your face may indicate nervousness
Which of the following is the best thing to do with your hands during an interview?
How will you know the interview is ending
When the interviewer asks you if you have any questions
What is the objective of a group interview
To determine how well you function in a group
Which of the following is an advantage of an unstructured interview
It gives you an popular to sell yourself
In a stress interview, the interviewer may do one of the following
Remain silent for long periods of time
Why do employers use behavioral interviews
To predict a potential employees future conduct
If you are applying for a job in another city, you may be asked to do what type of interview
What should you do if an interviewer asks you to tell him/her about yourself?
Talk about what you think is important with respect to the job.
What is the interviewer looking for if they ask you what you see yourself doing in five years?
They want to see if your career goals relate to those of the company.
Which of the following is a question you should ask at an interview?
. What would a typical workday be like if I had this position?
Which of the following is a question you should not ask at a first interview?
. What benefits does the company offer?
An employer will be evaluating you in what three basic areas?
Character, commitment, and competence
In which of the following areas will employers be evaluating your attitude, self-confidence, and leadership potential?
When employers look for commitment, they are looking for
Goals and self-motivation
What are potential employers evaluating when they look at your educational qualifications for the job?
What type of skills will an interviewer look for if they want you to be a good team player?
You should know how to get to the interview site to avoid being late
Many employers will ask you about salary because they want to know if your expectations match what they are willing to pay.
The person who gets the job is always the person who has the best skills, education, and experience.
People hire who they like
Olivia went to her first job interview. She was appropriately dressed, arrived twenty minutes before the interview, and addressed the interviewer by name. She shook hands, waited for the interviewer to offer her a chair before sitting down, and answered all questions truthfully. The interviewer offered her something to drink, which she politely accepted. She continued with the interview, asked a few questions about the job, and then thanked the interviewer for his time. What, if anything, should Olivia have done differently?
She should not have accepted something to drink
Marcus was interviewing for a position at a computer software company. He arrived in a dark blue suit and yellow shirt. He wore yellow socks to match his shirt and made sure his tie was straight. He did not have any earrings or extreme hair color, and he made sure to wear his dress shoes. Should Marcus have done anything different with his appearance for the interview?
He should have worn a different color shirt, and his socks should have been blue.
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