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A UX Quiz, v2

timminor
February 11, 2014

A UX Quiz, v2

timminor

February 11, 2014
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  1. r1.  The  News  Round  
    1  
    2  
    3  
    4  
    5  
    r2.  User  Experience  
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    3  
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    A        B        C        D  
    A        B        C        D  
    A        B        C        D  
    A        B        C        D  
    A        B        C        D  
    Rounds  3,  4  &  7:  write  answers  on  handout.  
    r6.  QuotaFons  
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    r5.  UX  &  Psychology  
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    Team  name:  

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  2. User  Experience  Quiz  
    (and  related  subjects)  
    @Fmminor  

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  3. r1.  The  News  Round  

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  4. 1.  Who  recently  considered  
    abandoning  MicrosoX  Office,  saving  
    around  £200m  in  the  process?  

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  5. 2.  Which  European  company,  
    specializing  in  AI,  did  Google  
    recently  acquire  –  represenFng  their  
    biggest  ever  single  acquisiFon  in  
    Europe?  

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  6. 3.  How  did  Sky  Broadband  ruin  the  
    browsing  experience  for  thousands  
    of  websites  in  late  January?  

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  7. 4.  Who  was  the  first  celebrity  voice  
    to  be  recorded  for  the  new  
    Wikipedia  Voice  Intro  Project  
    (WikiVIP)?  

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  8. 5.  The  demise  of  which  popular  
    social  media  website  was  predicted  
    by  Princeton  University  in  January?  

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  9. 6.  Who  has  recently  been  named  as  
    the  new  MicrosoX  CEO?  

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  10. 7.  Which  company  recently  blamed  
    the  birth  of  two  premature  babies  
    for  making  reFrement  benefit  cuts?  

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  11. 8.  Which  avian  flying  game  has  
    recently  been  removed  from  app  
    stores  following  criFcism  from  
    players?  

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  12. 9.  Which  English  investor  recently  
    invested  £5m  in  domesFc  robots?  

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  13. 10.  Who  is  ERWIN?  

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  14. r2.  User  Experience  
    MulFple  choice  

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  15. 1.  What  technique  involves  having  an  experienced  
    evaluator  apply  a  set  of  guidelines  or  principles  in  
    examining  an  interface?  
    A.  Experience  Summary  
    B.  Usability  Test  
    C.  CogniFve  Walkthrough  
    D. HeurisFc  EvaluaFon  
    Thanks  to  Jeff  Sauro  @  Measuring  Usability  LLC  for  these  quesFons.  

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  16. 2.  A  confidence  interval  tells  you:  
    A.  The  most  plausible  range  for  the  populaFon  
    average  
    B.  The  range  of  all  values  you  can  expect  in  future  
    samples  
    C.  How  confident  you  can  be  in  your  results  
     
    D. The  probability  a  future  value  will  fall  within  a  
    certain  range  
    Thanks  to  Jeff  Sauro  @  Measuring  Usability  LLC  for  these  quesFons.  

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  17. 3.  If  you  wanted  to  assess  the  navigaFon  of  a  
    website,  which  technique  would  be  the  best  
    recommendaFon?:  
    A.  Moderated  Usability  Test  
     
    B.  Tree  Test  
     
    C.  HeurisFc  EvaluaFon  
    D. Unmoderated  Usability  Test  
    Thanks  to  Jeff  Sauro  @  Measuring  Usability  LLC  for  these  quesFons.  

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  18. 4.  Which  of  the  following  metrics  provides  the  best  
    measure  of  efficiency?  
    A.  Task  CompleFon  Rates  
    B.  Task  Level  SaFsfacFon  
    C.  Task  Time  
     
    D.   Number  of  Clicks  
    Thanks  to  Jeff  Sauro  @  Measuring  Usability  LLC  for  these  quesFons.  

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  19. 5.  The  evaluator  effect  can  best  be  described  as:  
    A.  The  effect  an  evaluator  has  on  a  parFcipant  in  a  usability  
    study  
     
    B.  The  tendency  for  different  evaluators  to  idenFfy  
    different  problems  when  tesFng  the  same  interface  
    C.  The  tendency  for  different  evaluators  to  idenFfy  the  
    same  problems  when  tesFng  the  same  interface  
     
    D. The  effect  on  the  usability  test  facilitator  when  being  
    observed  by  stakeholders  
    Thanks  to  Jeff  Sauro  @  Measuring  Usability  LLC  for  these  quesFons.  

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  20. r3.  Acronyms  and  AbbreviaFons  

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  21. AJAX  
    AWS  
    CRAP  
    PEBCAK  
    RIA  
    SERP  
    TL;DR  
    TWAIN  
    URI  
    USB  
    UTSL  
    YUI  
     

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  22. r4.  Obscured  Logos  

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  24. r5.  UX  &  Psychology  
    MulFple  choice  

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  25. 1.  What  is  the  name  of  the  psychologist  
    who  published  “The  Magical  Number  
    Seven,  Plus  or  Minus  Two:  Some  Limits  on  
    Our  Capacity  for  Processing  InformaFon.”  
    A.  Patrick  Miller  
    B.  George  Miller  
    C.  Glen  Miller  
     
    D. Windy  Miller  

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  26. 2.  People  look  to  others  for  guidance  on  
    what  they  should  do,  especially  if  they  are  
    uncertain.  This  phenomenon  is  usually  
    referred  to  as:  
    A.  Copy-­‐carng  
    B.  Insecurity  complex  
    C.  Social  validaFon  
     
    D. Sheep  syndrome  

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  27. 3.  When  you  watch  someone  do  
    something,  the  same  parts  in  your  brain  
    light  up  as  though  you  were  doing  it  
    yourself.  These  parts  are  referred  to  as  the:  
    A.  Mirror  neurons  
    B.  Basal  ganglia  
    C.  Cerebellum  
     
    D. Amygdala  

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  28. 4.  It  is  suggested  that  there  is  a  cogniFve  
    limit  to  the  number  of  people  with  whom  
    one  can  maintain  stable  social  
    relaFonships.  This  number  is  known  as:  
    A.  The  Euler  number  
    B.  Bernoulli's  equaFon  
    C.  Autler–Townes  effect  
    D. Dunbar’s  number  

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  29. 5.  In  2011,  Nobel  prize  winner  Daniel  
    Kahneman  wrote  a  book  that  is  proving  to  
    be  very  influenFal  in  behavourial  
    economics.  The  name  of  the  book  is:  
    A.  Choices,  values  and  frames  
    B.  Thinking,  Fast  and  Slow  
    C.  The  Invisible  Gorilla  
    D. Predictably  IrraFonal  

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  30. r6.  QuotaFons  

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  31. Design  is  not  just  what  it  
    looks  like  and  feels  like.  
    Design  is  how  it  works.  

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  32. You  can  design  and  create,  
    and  build  the  most  
    wonderful  place  in  the  world.  
    But  it  takes  people  to  make  
    the  dream  a  reality.  

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  33. Design  is  everything.  
    Everything!  

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  34. I  do  not  fear  computers.  I  
    fear  the  lack  of  them.  

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  35. A  computer  once  beat  me  at  
    chess,  but  it  was  no  match  
    for  me  at  kick  boxing.  

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  36. r7.  Movie  Interfaces  

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