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What does DNS stand for?
donuts science
domain name system
data naming system
data naming service

The domain name system was invented in 1983 by Paul Mockapetris. It was a centralized way to map domain names to IP addresses.

Who invented the internet?
Tim Berners-Lee
Elon Musk
Bob Khan
Charles Babbage

Bob Khan invented the internet. The internet is often confused with the World Wide Web (invented by Tim Berners-Lee), however those are two different creations.

What was the first website?
symbolics.com
links.net
google.com
info.cern.ch

info.cern.ch was the first website, created by Tim Berners-Lee to document the World Wide Web

Why was the internet made?
Cat memes
Share information
military
communication between educational institutes
Is the web and internet the same thing?
Yes
No

The web makes use of the internet, however the internet is used for many more purposes than just the web.