Theoretical Questions-ws

Ch-2 Internet and Web Services

Q1. What is an e-mail?

Q2. What is Outlook Express?

Q3. List the mandatory fields of a message header.

Q4. What do you understand by the message body of an e-mail message?

Q5. What is the store-forward approach?

Q6. How do you search a topic on the Internet?

Q7. What is a Web server?

Q8. What is a Web page?

Q9. What is a website?

Q10. What is a blog?

Q11. What is a forum?

Q12. What are the advantages of e-mail?

Q13. Which two components does an e-mail message consist of?

Q14. How downloading is different from uploading?

Q15. What are some common LINUX-based e-mail client software?

Q16. Explain briefly FTP and TELNET.

Q17. Write short note on the following terms:

  1. Information retrieval
  2. Web browser
  3. Net surfing
  4. Chatting.

Q18. Briefly explain the following terms:

  1. E-commerce
  2. Online shopping
  3. Social networking.

Q19. What are the limitations of e-mail?

Q20. What are the advantages of e-learning?