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1. (1 pt each) True or False:
a. T F (debug) The Step Into command in the VB debugger is used to trace the execution into a user-defined sub or function that is called from the currently highlighted line of code.
b. T F (controls) Combo boxes are similar to option groups since they allow the user to select one item from a set of choices.
c. T F (compsci) The equivalent of the number 12 in hexidecimal is "B"
d. T F (functions) The main difference between subs and functions is that functions can have input arguments but subs cannot.
e. T F (excel) All angles in Excel trig functions are assumed to be in degrees by default
f. T F (subs) When calling a sub, you should always put parentheses around the arguments you are passing to the sub.
g. T F (ranges) The default property of a Range object in VBA is Value.
h. T F (functions) It is possible to call standard Excel functions such as Sum and Average from VB code.
i. T F (compsci) Four digit years (ex. "1985") can be represented adequately with two-byte integers.
j. T F (variables) The Variant data type cannot be used for variables containing strings.
k. T F (caedm) Everything you put on your J: drive is visible over the internet using a standard web browser.
l. T F (ifthen) The Or operator is used between two conditional expressions and returns True if either or both of the expressions is True.
m. T F (excel) For the XY Scatter plot, markers should only be used when you are plotting points representing measured or raw data values, as opposed to points defining a continuous function.
n. T F (loops) The looping variable for the For i=... style of loop should always be either an Integer or Long.
o. T F (arrays) When dimensioning an array using the ReDim statement, the array dimensions may be declared using variables (not constants).