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Microsoft Comic Chat: Quiz


Question 1: The algorithms used in Comic Chat attempted to mimic some basic illustration techniques of comic artists (particularly ________).
Eisner AwardThe Comics JournalFantagraphics BooksJim Woodring

Question 2: The program is used to create the daily web comic "________".

Question 3: Although the program can still be downloaded and still works with most ________ servers, it is infrequently used today because MSN decided to get out of the chat business, and turned off its servers.
Pidgin (software)Miranda IMOpera (web browser)Internet Relay Chat

Question 4: Comic Chat was released with the full downloads of ________ 3, 4, and 5, as well as in the Windows 98 and Windows 2000 distributions.
Internet ExplorerMicrosoft WindowsInternet Explorer MobileDirectX

Question 5: Comic Chat was developed by Microsoft Researcher David Kurlander, with ________'s Virtual Worlds Group and later a group he managed in Microsoft's Internet Division.
WorldWide TelescopeBarrelfishMicrosoft ResearchBigtop (computer science)

Question 6: It also became the official chat client of ________.
MSNMSN TVInternet ExplorerMicrosoft

Question 7: [4] Version 2.5 bundled with ________[5] was the last update.
Internet Explorer 3Internet Explorer 5Internet Explorer for MacInternet Explorer 4

Question 8: All of the comic characters and backgrounds were initially created by comic artist ________.
Fantagraphics BooksThe Comics JournalJim WoodringEisner Award

Question 9: Microsoft Comic Chat (later Microsoft Chat but not to be confused with Windows Chat, or WinChat) is a graphical ________ created by Microsoft, first released with Internet Explorer 3.0 in 1996.
Opera (web browser)Internet Relay ChatPidgin (software)Miranda IM

Question 10: It was renamed as Microsoft Chat 2.0, and was bundled with ________ along with the then new Outlook Express, in the late 1990s.
DirectXInternet Explorer MobileInternet ExplorerMicrosoft Windows

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