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Subject : it-skills
Instructions:
  • Answer 36 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. Script to use _________: <script type="text/javascript" src=" http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/prototype/1.6.0.3/prototype.js "></script>






2. XML Allows you to use __________ as well because XML is a document.






3. Everything in a document - everything in a browser window is an object. When we talk about these objects the word for that is model. Documents on a webpage = the DOM.






4. Auto-completes from an array of choices






5. 403 status message






6. A set of useful additional objects - methods - and cross-browser compatibility fixes






7. Objects have properties such as the title tag on a page is a property of _________. Properties themselves are objects.






8. 401 status message






9. Process to sending ___________: create request object(var ajax= new XMLHTTPRequest())- attach event handler to onreadystatechange(ajax.onreadystatechange = function) - open a connection (ajax.open("get" -url -true); makes arrangements for the server






10. JavaScript library built on top of Prototype that adds visual effects - drag and drop - and others (auto complete - in-place editors)






11. It can access surrounding local variables






12. Options that can be passed to the ____________: method (get or post) - parameters to pass to the server






13. Way of encoding parameters into a URL (parameter1=value1&parameter2=value2)(parameters are preceded by a ?)






14. Handler that runs whenever readyState changes






15. At its core ________ is a way of showing data in a text format that is parsable. Without an associated style file.






16. This holds the status of the XMLHttpRequest - is set several times by the web server when the server is processing the request - values from 0-4 (4 implies that the request is completely processed by server)






17. A group of interrelated web development techniques used on the client-side to create interactive web applications - Loading information using JavaScript from a web server without refreshing the page. Asynchronous requests may be made and responses ar






18. User can keep interacting with page while data loads






19. A lightweight data-interchange format






20. 200 status message






21. An object that allows requests to be made to the server without interrupting other browser tasks. Its an object and objects contain properties. The properties are: readyState - responseText - responseXML - status - statusText






22. AJAX files ______________: Cannot be run from web page stored on hard drive - can only be run on web page stored on a web server






23. Fetches and displays list of choices using Ajax






24. 500 status message






25. Sends request to server






26. Parameters of Prototype's Ajax.Request: object- URL of request - ________






27. The core Javascript object that makes Ajax possible. Can fetch files from a web server






28. symbol used to return the DOM object representing the element with a given id (replaces document.getElementById)






29. 404 status message






30. Ajax helps make more ________ sites






31. Stores the value returned when send() is finished






32. The real value of XML HTTP request is in the way it is ________.






33. 400 status message






34. new Ajax.Request("file.php" - { method:"get" - parameters: {zip:valueOfZipCode} - onSuccess: displayCityState } );






35. Makes the necessary arrangements for the server






36. XMLHttpRequest to pass header name and get response.