Component: Option: Multimedia Systems

Question 28

Written Paper Section III Question 28 - 2010 HSC

Define interactivity and the difference between linear and non-linear storyboards. Identify characteristics of file formats to embed video data into a web page. Describe a situation where path- and cell-based animation could be used. Explain the need for data compression of multimedia files. Describe the collecting and displaying processes. Predict a future application of the technology, considering future multimedia systems and virtual worlds.

Question 28

Written Paper Section III Question 28 - 2002 HSC

Distinguish between LCD screens and CRT monitors and between path-based and cell-based animation. Draw a storyboard for a website using good design principles. Describe and analyse the system in terms of collecting, organising and displaying. Note: Question b (ii) is no longer applicable for the current syllabus. However, the calculation examples can be used to formulate an understanding of storage requirements for a given image file.