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8-bit clean: Quiz


Question 1: To work around this, encodings have been devised which use only 7-bit ________ characters.
Code page 437Windows-1252ISO/IEC 8859-1ASCII

Question 2: 8-bit clean describes a computer system that correctly handles 8-bit character sets, such as the ________ series and the UTF-8 encoding of Unicode.
ISO/IEC 8859-16ISO/IEC 8859ISO/IEC 646ISO/IEC 6937

Question 3: The most popular of these encodings are Uuencoding and ________ base64.
Internet Message Access ProtocolDomain Name SystemMIMESimple Mail Transfer Protocol

Question 4: 7-bit systems are unable to handle more complex character codes, which are commonplace in non-English-speaking countries with larger ________.
AlphabetLatin alphabetArabic alphabetGreek alphabet

Question 5: ________-based systems cannot handle all 7-bits of uuencoded data; the base64 encoding does not have this problem on legacy networks.
EBCDIC 037EBCDIC 1047EBCDIC 285Extended Binary Coded Decimal Interchange Code

Question 6: Some communications protocols, such as ________ (Internet e-mail) and NNTP (Usenet), still require 7-bit data.
Internet Message Access ProtocolEmail clientSimple Mail Transfer ProtocolPost Office Protocol


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