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Mobile devices:
The mobile device can be defined as a small gadget with some processing capabilities,
There are different kinds of mobile devices, where touchscreen-based devices are the most popular among others. By installing mobile applications known as “apps", the mobile device functionality can be expanded almost without any limits. Due to the increasing popularity of mobile devices, the chances of developing applications and user interfaces are also increasing. At present, there are a large number of applications available in each mobile devices, and most of them are becoming more complex, involving sophisticated user interface. Due to the enormous range, the development of each promising application becomes a challenging task for the developers. While dealing with the applications, it should not just provide useful functions, but also be user-friendly. In order to achieve this, a high degree of usability is desired in the user interface of the application. Therefore, there is a need for usability evaluations to improve the mobile device application interfaces to make the application easy and user-friendly. Basically mobile devices were introduced for long distance calling for the users but nowadays, it used for many more purposes depending on the user group. For example, researcher use for testing, evaluator use for evaluation, children and students use it for learning new technology, entertainment, etc. Few examples of the smartphone are Samsung Note2, Samsung s3, Apple iPhone.
There are different type of the mobile devices.

Smartphones:
Smartphone device are a combination of feature phone and a handheld device with similar display size but reduced functionality compares to the handheld devices. Basically, the smartphone was introduced with more computing capability power, network connectivity in the form of GPS connection and many other functionalities. Afterward depending on increasing users demand it upgraded with touch sense display, multimedia support and Wi-Fi connectivity.
These types of smartphone devices are mainly used for the evaluation of this work.

Usability:
Usability is the key point in the human computer interaction. When considering the usability,
we cannot simply say that this is not good because we don’t like this situation or scenario.
One need to give a proper answer what are the reason for not taking that point into consideration.
General definitions of usability by the ISO/IEC 9241 is as below:
“The extent to which a product can be used by specified users to achieve specified goals with
effectiveness, efficiency, and satisfaction in a specified context of use”.

Effectiveness: to complete the user goal with accuracy
Efficiency: How much effort in terms of resources expended to complete the user goal with accuracy?

Satisfaction: feeling of comfort while using application/

Mobile Applications:
Camera app, internet explorer app, Skype, Calendar, Amazon, Maps, News and many more

Skype:
Skype was founded in the year 2003 by Janus Friis from Denmark and Niklas Zennstrom from Sweden.
Skype is a free voice-over-IP service and instant messaging client which is developed by the
Microsoft Skype division. The name Skype was derived from sky and peer.
Users registered with Skype are identified by unique Skype name and are listed in the Skype directory.
The application allows the registered users to communicate through voice using a microphone,
video call using a webcam and instant messaging over the internet.
It also has the features such as file transferring, video conferencing and share screening.
Calls to the user within Skype are free, but phone to mobile or landlines are charged.

CNN:
CNN is a news channel which helps to connect to the world no matter where the person is.
It helps a person to stay informed about the latest news by the minute,
videos and breaking news alert across the globe. It allows one to share
and save the stories and videos and to comment on any of the news. The application also
allows the user to browse the photo gallery that is related to the news. Users can sync the mobile device to the CNN application and receive all the news on the device.
The application will ask permission from the user to access the functions like network
connection and location on the mobile device. This way, the user can get the news on the local weather forecast including the current and the future days.
The users can contribute and share their opinions and stories by just uploading the photos or videos directly from the application, and can even check the contribution from other users too. The CNN application always respects the privacy of an individual and never misuses personal information.

Amazon:
Amazon is an American online electronic commerce company. The headquarters is in Seattle, Washington,
United States. It is considered as the largest online retailer with diversified product range.
Amazon started with an online bookstore and went ahead with DVDs, CDs, video and MP3 downloading and
streaming, video games, food, furniture, jewelry, etc. It also produces consumer electronics such as
Amazon Kindle e-book reader and Kindle Fire tablet computer. Amazon has a separate retail website in many
countries and international shipping to different countries for some of its products.
Amazon also offers the features for the registered users such as auctions, private and commercial sale of used or new products.


Calendar:
An English word Calendar was derived from the Latin word Kalender, the Latin name of the first day
of every month. A Calendar is a system to organize the days for social, commercial, religious and
administrative purpose, which is done by naming periods of time like days, weeks, months and years.
The most commonly used Calendar is in the form of a physical device (paper). Others include
computerized systems that can be used by the user to set a reminder about the upcoming events
like birthday or appointments. Calendar software provides the user with an electronic version
of the Calendar in the mobile devices or any other form of electronic devices. Additionally,
it may also provide the features like contact list, appointment book and address book.
The application may be a local package designed for individual purpose or used for a network
package which allows the sharing of information between the users (for example, Windows Live calendar.

User Interface Elements
When designing your interface, try to be consistent and predictable in your choice of interface elements.
Whether they are aware of it or not, users have become familiar with elements acting in a certain way, so choosing to adopt those elements when appropriate will help with task completion, efficiency, and satisfaction.
Interface elements include but are not limited to:

Input Controls: checkboxes, radio buttons, dropdown lists, list boxes, buttons, toggles, text fields, date field

Navigational Components: breadcrumb, slider, search field, pagination, slider, tags, icons

Informational Components: tooltips, icons, progress bar, notifications, message boxes, modal windows
Containers: accordion

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Question # 1 of 7 ( Start time: 10:39:43 AM, 15 November 2016 ) Total Marks: 1

To organize the days for social, commercial, religious and administrative purpose, which application can use?
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Skype

Amazon

Calendar*

Gallary
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Which application started with an online bookstore and went ahead with DVDs, CDs, video and MP3 downloading and streaming, video games, food, furniture, jewelry, etc.
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Ali Baba

eBay

Amazon*

None of the given
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The comfort and acceptability of use is called
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Efficiency

Effectiveness

Satisfaction

Adaptability*
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Which one is not an Input Controls?
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checkboxes

tags*

buttons

text fields
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Question # 5 of 7 ( Start time: 10:45:12 AM, 15 November 2016 ) Total Marks: 1

Which application can be used by the user to set a reminder about the upcoming events like birthday or appointments?

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Skype

Calendar

Amazon

None of the given
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Question # 6 of 7 ( Start time: 10:46:42 AM, 15 November 2016 ) Total Marks: 1

Which of the following is not one of the goals of HCI?
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To produce usable systems

To produce safe systems

To produce non-functional systems*

To improve effectiveness of the systems
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Question # 7 of 7 ( Start time: 10:48:02 AM, 15 November 2016 ) Total Marks: 1

What are the three types of reasoning?
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Deductive, Productive and Inductive

Adductive, Inductive and Deductive*

Inductive, Adductive and Reproductive

Productive, Reproductive and Deductive
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Question # 1 of 7 ( Start time: 11:06:08 AM, 15 November 2016 ) Total Marks: 1

Which of the following is/are goal(s) of usability?
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Effectiveness

Efficiency

Satisfaction

All of the given*
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Question # 2 of 7 ( Start time: 11:07:09 AM, 15 November 2016 ) Total Marks: 1

Which option allow users to identify their current location?
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notifications

modal windows

breadcrumb

slider
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Which option allow the user to select one or more options from a set?
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checkboxes*

dropdown lists

radio buttons

None of the given
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Question # 4 of 7 ( Start time: 11:09:49 AM, 15 November 2016 ) Total Marks: 1

Which one is the general definitions of usability by the ISO/IEC 9241.
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“The extent to which a product can be used by users to achieve goals with effectiveness, efficiency, and satisfaction in a context of use”

*“The extent to which a product can be used by specified users to achieve specified goals with effectiveness, efficiency, and satisfaction in a specified context of use”

“The extent to which a product can be used by specified users to achieve specified goals with effectiveness, efficiency, and safety in a specified context of use”

None of the given
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Question # 5 of 7 ( Start time: 11:11:41 AM, 15 November 2016 ) Total Marks: 1

Which application has the features such as file transferring, video conferencing and share screening?
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Skype *

Calendar

Amazon

None of the given
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Question # 5 of 7 ( Start time: 11:11:41 AM, 15 November 2016 ) Total Marks: 1

Which application has the features such as file transferring, video conferencing and share screening?
Select correct option

Skype *

Calendar

Amazon

None of the given
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HCI deals with
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Design of interactive system only

Evaluation of interactive system only

Implementation of interactive system only

All of the given choices*
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