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02 - What is Email?

 1. Electronic mail or email is a means of sending messages, text, and computer files __________________________.

  between big companies only, e.g google and facebook.

  between satellites via a central computer.

  between computers via the internet.

  between people via the air.

 2. At its core, an email is simply a text message from one user to another. It is also possible to send ____________ like images, documents and videos.

  attachments

  air waves

  physical parcels

  coins (physical money)

 3. Examples of email providers (also called email clients) are:

  Email,Femail and Mail

  Phone lines, Physical lines and cables

  Facebook, Whatsap p and Snapchat

  Gmail, Yahoo and Hotmail

 4. Which of the following is NOT a valid email address?
 5. Your email client can be web-based, meaning you check it through your ________(examples include Hotmail, Gmail, or Yahoo Mail) or it can be an application on your computer (like Outlook)

  phone line

  browser

  super computer

  wifi connection

 6. Webmail is accessed through a web browser and can be accessed from any computer with an internet connection.

  FALSE

  TRUE

 7. Client-based email is often used by business users and involves the email being downloaded from a server to an application (such as Microsoft Outlook)

  FALSE

  TRUE

 8. Email addresses have a domain name which is after the @ sign.

  TRUE

  FALSE

 9. The last part of the address indicates where the address is registered such as .co.uk (for the___________) or .fr (France)

  United States

  Israel

  United Kingdom

  India

 10. Email has been going for hundreds of years. The first email was sent by an old English King in the early 1300s.

  TRUE

  FALSE