Web browser and Web server.


  1. What do you understand by the terms Web browser and Web server?
  2. Expand the following domain name extensions used with the Web address:
    • .com
    • .gov


  1. A Web browser is an application that is used to access or retrieve information or resources from the Internet. On the other hand a Web server is a computer or a group of computers that stores Web documents. In other words, a Web server can be defined as a package or container that contains a huge amount of information.
    • .com – Commercial organizations
    • .gov – Government organizations


Solved Questions-I

Q1. A software used to open Web pages on the Internet is called a ____.

  1. Browser
  2. Portal
  3. Surfer
  4. Provider

Ans. a. Browser


  1. What is Home Page? Explain briefly.
  2. abc@mnc.co.in represents a ____.
  3. Give one advantage of Electronic Mail over ordinary mailing method.
  4. What is a Web Server and how is it related to a web page?
  5. Name one Internet Service Provider in India.
  6. What is the function of FTP.
  7. Give the full form of the following terms:
  8. Lal owns a factory which manufactures automobile spare parts. Suggest him the advantages of having a web page for his factory. Read More …