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Intro to HTML study guide



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

 1. 

A tag with a slash (/) before the element indicates the start of an instruction.
 

 2. 

Text that has been marked up with HTML is called an HTML document.
 

 3. 

The document title is displayed in the status bar of the browser’s window.
 

 4. 

Tags affect the text they surround.
 

 5. 

An attribute is used to modify an element.
 

 6. 

Spaces and blank lines in an HTML document affect how it is interpreted.
 

 7. 

Both Notepad and Internet Explorer can be running at the same time.
 

 8. 

The Windows taskbar can be used to quickly switch between open applications.
 

 9. 

The break tag must be paired.
 

 10. 

Text between paragraph tags is automatically wrapped by the browser.
 

 11. 

Two heading levels can be displayed on a single line.
 

 12. 

The formatting associated with the heading tags varies between Web browsers.
 

 13. 

The horizontal rule tag must be paired.
 

 14. 

The attribute value used to set a document’s background color can be a hexadecimal value.
 

 15. 

Comments in a document appear in a browser window.
 

 16. 

In a browser window, hyperlinks can be clicked to display a different HTML document.
 

 17. 

The HTML associated with a document is protected by copyright.
 

 18. 

A hyperlink is also called a link.
 

 19. 

Hyperlinks are typically displayed as green underlined words in the browser window.
 

 20. 

The Source command can be used to view the HTML associated with any HTML document that is displayed in a browser.
 

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

 21. 

Which is not a document tag?
a.
<br>
c.
<title>
b.
<html>
d.
<body>
 

 22. 

Which tag tells the Web browser that the document file contains HTML?
a.
<file>
c.
<title>
b.
<html>
d.
<body>
 

 23. 

Which type of files are HTML documents?
a.
rich text format files
c.
plain text files
b.
image files
d.
tag files
 

 24. 

Which extension must be included with an HTML document file name?
a.
.txt
c.
.exe
b.
.htm
d.
.doc
 

 25. 

Which application is used to view HTML documents that have been published to a Web server?
a.
Notepad
c.
a Web browser
b.
a text editor
d.
a word processor
 

 26. 

Which Internet Explorer button is used to update a document?
a.
the Update button
c.
the Back button
b.
the Home button
d.
the Refresh button
 

 27. 

Which tag is used to move a line of text within a paragraph to the next line?
a.
<p>
c.
<hr>
b.
<br>
d.
<html>
 

 28. 

Which heading tag has the largest font size?
a.
Heading 1
c.
Heading 6
b.
Heading 2
d.
Heading 8
 

 29. 

Which tag defines the section that contains the document’s content?
a.
the head tag
c.
the title tag
b.
the body tag
d.
the html tag
 

 30. 

When opening an HTML document in Notepad, the Files of type must be changed to
a.
Document Files.
c.
Internet Files.
b.
Text Files.
d.
All Files.
 

 31. 

Which tag places a horizontal rule across half the width of the browser window, left aligned, and with a thickness of 3 pixels?
a.
<hr width="50%" size="3"></hr>
b.
<hr width="3" size="50%" align=left>
c.
<hr thickness="3">
d.
<hr width="50%" align=left size="3">
 

 32. 

What is the default alignment for a horizontal rule?
a.
centered
b.
left
c.
justified
d.
right
 

 33. 

Which tag is used to create a hyperlink?
a.
<a>
c.
<hyperlink>
b.
<hr>
d.
<p>
 

Completion
Complete each statement.
 

 34. 

HTML documents are plain ___________ files.
 

 

 35. 

The heading ______ tag has the largest font size.
 

 

 36. 

The ___________ tag defines the section that contains information about the HTML document, including its title.
 

 

 37. 

The paragraph tag __________ aligns text by default.
 

 

Short Answer
 

 38. 

Write the HTML that would display the text Hello World in heading level 3.
 

 39. 

Write a tag that would place a horizontal rule across 50% the width of the browser window.
 

 40. 

Write the start tag that would change the document’s background color to Black and the text color to Silver.
 



 
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