Name__________________________ NETIQUETTE WORKSHEET Use the following web site address to answer the following questions: www.albion.com/netiquette/corerules.html 1. What is Netiquette? RULE 1 2. In cyberspace, it is important to remember the ________________. Basically, do unto others as you would have others do unto you. 3. Could you really be caught for being offensive online? RULE 2 4. Is a lower standard of ethics or personal behavior in cyberspace acceptable? Why or why not? 5. What is shareware? 6. Why should you pay for shareware? RULE 3 7. What is acceptable in one area may be dreadfully rude in another. Why? RULE 4 8. What is bandwidth? 9. Why is it rude to send multiple copies of documents to people on the Internet? RULE 5 10. Why is spelling and grammar especially important on the Internet? RULE 6 11. What is the real strength of Cyberspace? Explain. RULE 7 12. What is flaming? 13. Is flaming NOT allowed in Cyberspace? RULE 8 14. Is it okay to read other people’s files and email without their permission? RULE 9 15. If you are in a position of a lot of control or power (of a network), what do you need to be careful of? RULE 10 16. What should you do about a newbie who continually makes the same error on the Internet? FAQ QUESTIONS 1. What kind of program do you use to explore the World Wide Web? 2. What does HTML stand for? 3. What does URL stand for? 4. What does a URL resemble? Using the SC Evaluating Web Sites link, answer the following questions: 1. Looking at the following address, what does it mean: http://www.kchs.esu10.k12.ne.us/Academics.html a. b. c. d. 2. Match the following domain names with their abbreviations: _____1. _____2. _____3. _____4. _____5. _____6. 3. “http” is what? “www” is what? “Academics” is what? “html” is what? edu com gov mil net org a. b. c. d. e. f. commercial business site networks, internet service providers, organizations U.S. non-profit organizations and others educational site U.S. government/non-military site U.S. military sites and agencies What are the seven new suffixes that have been added recently and what do they mean?