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Exam Name – YouTube Content Ownership Assessment.
Total Questions and Time Limit – 49 Questions with a time limit of 120 minutes.
Exam Format and Passing Score – Multiple Choice and Passing score is 80%
(A) Animated TV show
(B) Comedy improv video
(C) Channel trailer
(D) Video title
(A) Deliver reference material to YouTube that reflects content ownership
(B) Convert material into proprietary video format
(C) Flag uploaded content that may infringe on rights
(D) View and manage claim settings
(A) This is protected by fair use, so you don’t need permission from the original content creator.
(B) A cover song is considered a transformative work, so you don’t need permission from the original content creator.
(C) When performing a cover song, you still need to be sure that you have the permission of the songwriter or composer.
(D) You may want to change some of the lyrics in your cover song, so you would avoid copyright issues.
(A) Process the package.
(B) Drag and drop media files.
(C) Click “Validate” button.
(D) Upload metadata files through UI.
(A) These are protected by fair use, so you don’t need permission from the original content creators.
(B) These are considered original works, so you would own the copyright.
(C) These can be considered derivative works under the law, and you may need permission from the original content creators.
(D) These have not been defined under current copyright law, so it’s unclear.
(C) Date range.
(A) Playback locations.
(D) Traffic sources.
(A) Geography, subtitles, revenue.
(B) Geography, device, and language.
(C) Device, views, playback location.
(D) Language, watch time, demographics.
(A) Views, subtitles, revenue.
(B) Geography, demographics, and watch time.
(C) Comments, views, watch time.
(D) Device, views, playback location.
(A) Partner manager escalation
(B) YouTube Copyright School
(C) Copyright notification web form
(D) Creator review board
(A) All user videos claimed against the asset will be made unavailable in areas where you don’t own the asset.
(B) Your video will become Unlisted on your channel.
(C) Other parties are unable to add ownership to your asset in territories that you don’t own it.
(D) Your video will be made unavailable in countries where you don’t own the asset.
(A) Deactivate the reference file for 30 days and suspend matching
(B) Continue matching new user uploads, but change the match policy to track
(C) Release all prior claims made against the reference file, but continue matching new user uploads
(D) Stop claiming new user-uploaded content that matches the reference file
(A) This requires a custom policy
(B) Upload Policy = Track, Match Policy = Monetize
(C) Upload Policy = Monetize, Match Policy = Track
(D) Upload Policy = Track, Match Policy = none
(A) Invite users to be content owners via email.
(B) This can’t happen: the full Analytics suite is available to everyone who’s signed in.
(C) Exclude revenue data from a user role.
(D) Notify partner manager of reporting preferences.
(A) Set of rules that specify whether to monetize, track, or block a claimed video
(B) Instructions for which ad formats should appear on videos.
(C) YouTube’s legal framework for managing copyright infringement.
(D) Similar to a license. It gives permission for others to reuse content on the Internet.
(A) Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP)
(B) Aspera Dropbox
(C) YouTube API
(D) Web upload interface in Creator Studio
(A) The video is restored but cannot be monetized.
(B) The copyright strike is removed from the user’s account.
(C) The claimant is prevented from filing future copyright takedowns.
(D) The copyright strike changes to “pending” status.
(A) Content ID deletes the reference.
(B) The asset type is converted to Web.
(C) Content ID mutes the audio portion.
(D) This may lead to erroneous claims.
(A) Audio content without video
(B) Public domain content
(C) Files longer than 45 minutes
(A) Short phrase
(C) Literary work
(A) Notice to mediate the dispute or face legal fines
(B) Instructions for contacting the copyright owner to obtain a license
(C) Warning of possible account termination if copyright abuse continues
(D) A document to fill out to file an appeal
(A) Content ID scans all uploads and removes portions that infringe copyright.
(B) Content ID enables rights holders to block, track, or monetize uploads that use copyrighted content.
(C) Content ID allows viewers to flag harmful or dangerous content.
(D) Content ID is only available to channels with >1 million subscribers.
(A) Select an upload policy
(B) Claim the video and enable Content ID matches
(C) All partner-uploaded videos automatically become references
(D) Change video privacy setting from Private to Public
(B) Abstract ideas
(C) Methods of operation
(A) Nothing, because it’s freedom of expression
(B) Submit a copyright takedown request
(C) Send an email to the person who uploaded the video
(D) Report the video using the Flag action
(A) Disable monetization on all channels
(B) Mark all videos uploaded as original content
(C) Add a Creative Commons license for all uploaded content
(D) Maintain proper internal controls and educate your channels
(A) It’s marked as unavailable for viewing in the territories specified by the copyright owner.
(B) It’s deleted from the site within 10 business days.
(C) It’s flagged for a copyright takedown notice.
(D) It’s designated as a violation of YouTube’s Terms of Service.
(A) Ask the other party to enter your channel ID in their asset metadata
(B) Duplicate your asset so the other can assign ownership to the content
(C) Whitelist the other party’s channel.
(D) Turn off “Enable Content ID matching”.
(A) Provides legal advice during a dispute about uploaded content.
(B) Uses a team of reviewers to manually inspect all content uploaded.
(C) Builds technologies such as Content ID to help manage rights at scale.
(D) Creates referral lists of people who can advocate on your behalf.
(A) After it has been approved by a local copyright attorney
(B) After the creative work is communicated to another party by any means
(C) When the creative work is registered with the international copyright office
(D) As soon as the creative work is fixed in a tangible medium of expression
(A) Your attorney must submit a formal request to a court.
(B) Person who uploaded the video must admit to using copyrighted material.
(C) Anyone can flag a video, and a copyright takedown notice will be sent to the person who uploaded the video.
(D) As the copyright owner or authorized agent, you must submit a fully completed notification of copyright infringement.
(A) Full name of the owner listed in the final credits
(B) On-screen reference at the beginning of the video
(C) Explicit permission from the copyright owner
(D) Link to the original work in the metadata
(A) YouTube applies the default upload policy to videos that users upload to their channels, which produces better Content ID matches.
(B) When you have no match policy, your default upload policy is applied as the match policy.
(C) YouTube applies the default upload policy to videos that you upload to your channels, which speeds up the setup process.
(D) If you don’t select a default policy, YouTube uses the predefined policy Block Everywhere.
(A) User videos that match only the excluded portion will be given to the second partner who selected “Assert Exclusive Rights”.
(B) The first partner will be asked to review the overlap, and either assert exclusive rights or exclude the overlapping segment from their reference.
(C) User videos that match only the excluded portion will be claimed by both partners, but excluded from the other partner’s list of claims.
(D) The first partner will immediately lose claims on the content and should remove the overlapping portion from their reference.
(A) The partner can choose to reinstate the claim again to assert their rights.
(B) The user and partner must mediate the claim outside of the automated Content ID system.
(C) The user automatically receives permission to use the video.
(D) The partner must decide whether to release the claim or issue a legal takedown notice.
(A) When you monetize your video
(B) After the video has received at least 100 views
(C) While the video is being transcoded for use
(D) Before you upload your video to YouTube
(A) To identify the languages for which you have ownership
(B) You cannot modify your reference after it’s created
(C) References are rejected if they contain third-party content
(D) To ensure accurate claiming of user videos so you can control your content
Q.38 – A user disputes a claim, after which you review the video and decide it should be removed from YouTube for using your copyrighted content. What happens if you select “takedown” on this disputed claim?
(A) A legal takedown notice is issued against this video.
(B) The claim is released.
(C) The video is removed from search results but still published.
(D) The request is forwarded to the partner manager for evaluation.
(A) The video is unavailable for viewing and the uploader automatically receives a copyright strike.
(B) The video is unavailable for viewing but retains a unique URL.
(C) The video is viewable only on YouTube (embeds and other playbacks are disabled).
(D) The video is available for viewing but the uploader receives a copyright strike.
(A) Video footage may be used as long as the sound is disabled.
(B) Allows a review to add as many pieces of footage from the movie if it’s listed as a movie review.
(C) Prevents any footage from being shown without written consent from the actors who have dialogue.
(D) May be considered fair use to use a very short movie clip to support commentary about the plot or characters.
(A) Release the claim
(B) Release the claim and exclude the segment from matching
(D) Reinstate the claim
Q.42 – What is a claim?
(A) A container for information about a piece of intellectual property
(B) Link between a video uploaded to YouTube and an asset
(C) Policy that enables monetization for all videos
(D) A legal process to prove ownership of intellectual property
(B) 60 days
(C) 30 days
(D) 45 days
(A) Use without attribution
(B) Reuse per terms of the license
(C) Claim as original work
(D) Only use for non-commercial works
(A) Upload more than 100 videos per month.
(B) Deliver videos in HD resolution.
(C) Provide an SSH Key to your account manager.
(D) Maintain a subscriber count above 100,000.
(A) IMDB reference
(C) Movie trailer
(D) MPAA award
(A) To quickly identify statistical outliers.
(B) To hide non-relevant information.
(C) To aggregate data into useful chunks.
(D) To sort it by degree of importance.
(A) When an ad is placed on the video
(B) After it has received more than 1000 views
(C) Only when it is first uploaded and published
(D) As it is uploaded and at intervals later on
(A) Ease of scalability
(B) No technical expertise required
(C) High video quality
(D) Offline disk import
(A) To prevent copyright strikes
(B) To verify the content complies with Content ID guidelines
(C) To respond to disputes from another content owner
(D) To resolve reference overlaps
(A) Link between a video on YouTube and its monetary value
(B) Similar to a video that’s uploaded to a channel
(C) Policy applied to a video, music, or composition
(D) Container for information about a piece of intellectual property
(A) Edit your ownership if you plan to monetize
(B) Remove your asset ownership for Canada
(C) Contact the other asset owner to request an update
(D) Download the Ownership report and filter by Canada
(A) They manage a large, or multi-channel, content repository.
(B) They produce parody or cover videos, and want to avoid copyright takedowns.
(C) Joining a multi-channel network, especially if it’s an international one.
(D) They have become a YouTube partner, and need to manage channel revenue.
(A) Watch time.
(A) Third-party clips under fair use/dealing principles
(B) Public domain recordings
(C) Content with exclusive territorial rights
(D) Content released under open license
(A) A sharp uptick in overall revenue.
(B) A dip in advertising revenue.
(C) An increase in watch time.
(D) A decrease in views.
(C) Traffic sources.
(D) Playback locations.
(A) You specify ad types when you create your channel.
(B) You set ad types in the Monetize section of Content ID.
(C) YouTube automatically selects appropriate ad types.
(D) You specify ad types using advertising settings, which are distinct from a rights policy.
(A) Exclude the segment with the movie clip.
(B) Add ownership on BritFlix’s asset.
(C) Deactivate the reference file in the UK.
(D) Use the reference but agree to split the ad revenue.
(A) Metadata, Ownership, Reference Material, Match Policy
(B) Reference Material, Ad Formats
(C) Ownership, Claims, Videos
(D) Intellectual Property, Copyright Notices
(A) Enable multiple parties to share ownership of a web asset in the same territory
(B) Reduce asset ownership conflicts because you no longer have the rights and cannot apply your policies in those territories
(C) Ensure your asset ID changes with your ownership
(D) Establish new rights holder access to previously expired claims from the previous content owner
(B) Music video
(D) Sound recording
(A) File claims when notified of matching content
(B) Create digital fingerprints and set permissions
(C) Validate your assets with Video Manager
(D) Upload reference files and enable Content ID
(A) May prevent you from controlling and monetizing reuploads of your copyrighted material
(B) May cause your channel to receive a partner strike
(C) May lead to a policy dispute with another content owner
(D) May prevent you from adjusting video privacy settings
(A) Copyright applies to new music videos but not audio recordings of covers.
(B) Is considered a reproduction and permission may be needed from the original content creator before it is used.
(C) Copyright does not apply since the cover song is not fixed.
(D) Is considered a collective work and it’s unnecessary to request permission from the content creator.
(A) Only sound effects may be used, but not songs.
(B) Any music can be used in videos according to the terms specified.
(C) Songs can be used if you pay the owner royalties.
(D) Music may be used for non-monetized videos only.
Q.67 – A partner hosts a YouTube talk show called “Cat Chat.” One episode consists of the host’s 10-minute interview with a veterinarian, followed by a 5-minute reel of viral cat videos that were uploaded to YouTube by other users. The partner obtained a commercial use license from the uploaders to use their cat videos on “Cat Chat.” The “Cat Chat” host now wishes to use Content ID to monetize clips from the show. The partner should…
(A) Upload the entire episode as a reference file, because she has a license to use the viral cat videos.
(B) Not upload the video as a reference file at all, because interview footage is not copyrightable.
(C) Upload only the 10-minute interview as a reference file, because the partner does not own the viral videos exclusively.
(D) Not upload the video as a reference file at all, because it contains third-party content.
(A) Reference tags
(B) Custom policies
(D) Asset labels
It contains tools for you to instantly remove videos that violate any laws.
It offers resources on managing copyright and answers to frequently asked questions.
It connects you to the person who uploaded the infringing video.
It gives you advice about your specific video.
(A) A series of reactions to other people’s videos
(B) Commentary and critique of copyrighted works
(C) A video of you at home offering beauty tips
(D) A video made entirely from a compilation of funny clips from YouTube videos found on other channels
(A) 60 days
(B) 30 days
(C) 48 hours
(D) 1 week
(A) Use the song freely because it has automatically entered the public domain.
(B) Clear any pending claims you have in your account before adding new content.
(C) Request permission to use it since the song is likely still covered by copyright protection.
(D) Estimate the number of other videos that may also use this song in their tribute videos.
(A) The claim is released and an exclusion on the underlying reference file is created.
(B) A legal takedown notice is issued to the user who uploaded the content.
(C) Performance data is excluded from YouTube Analytics reports.
(D) Underlying reference data is removed to prevent future claims.
(A) Collective work
(D) Derivative work
(B) Fair use
(A) United States Copyright Office
(B) YouTube Copyright Center
(C) An attorney
(D) An account manager
(A) Usage Policy = Track, Match Policy = Monetize
(B) Usage Policy = Monetize, Match Policy = Block
(C) Usage Policy = Block, Match Policy = Monetize
(D) Usage Policy = none, Match Policy = Block
(A) Same across all countries
(B) Vary by country
(C) Common standards are updated annually
(D) Laws follow either EU or US precedent
(A) Set ownership on the asset to all countries. Set a match policy of block outside of Spain
(B) Set ownership on the asset to Spain only.
(C) Don’t assign ownership until the partner has secured worldwide rights.
(D) Set ownership on the asset to Spain, and set block outside ownership on the claim.
(A) Calculate the percentage of copyrighted content to make sure it’s less than 25%.
(B) Consider the criteria for fair use (or fair dealing), including whether the video is a parody or critique with social value.
(C) Compare the video to other ones on the uploader’s channel.
(D) Submit the video to the automated system for evaluation.
(A) Only upload original content
(B) Delete videos after you receive a copyright notice
(C) Include less than 10 seconds of other people’s work
(D) Appeal all claims made against the content you upload
(A) Assigns a badge to the uploader’s channel home page to identify them as an abusive actor.
(B) On a quarterly basis, publishes and shares a list of accounts that have been uploading copyrighted material.
(C) Removes the video from the site and issues a copyright strike to the uploader.
(D) Immediately shares information about the case with local law enforcement agencies for prosecution.
Q.83 – An automated Content ID claim is made for a user-uploaded video, and the user who uploaded the video disputes the claim. As the copyright owner of the video, what option would you choose if you no longer wish to assert your rights on the disputed content?
(A) They can quickly remove up to 100 videos with the Copyright takedown webform.
(B) They can issue a “copyright strike” whenever the automated system flags a potential violation.
(C) They can monetize user-generated content that uses copyrighted material.
(D) They can eradicate pirate sites from the internet.
(B) Routed to third-party review board for manual investigation.
(C) Upheld but the claim is set to “none”?
(D) Claim becomes active again and partner policy is applied to the video.
(A) Claim is released.
(B) Claim defaults to Block and then can be appealed.
(C) Claim is extended for 30 more days.
(D) Nothing happens since a claim may indefinitely sit in the queue.
(A) 3rd party arbitrator for copyright claims
(B) It’s not possible to retract the notice
(C) The one that originally submitted the notice
(D) The person who uploaded the video
(A) The claim is set to inactive and your match policy isn’t applied
(B) The claim moves to the “Released Claims” queue
(C) The claim is released and the policy changes to “Track”
(D) The claim becomes pending until the user responds
(A) The claim is released but may be reinstated after 30 days.
(B) The match policy is applied unless it is Monetize.
(C) The corresponding reference file is classified as pending.
(D) The claim is routed for review by the content owner.
(A) Name of the original creator included on screen
(B) Addition of a link to original content in the metadata
(C) Purpose and character of the use
(D) Inclusion of a disclaimer to the subsequent use
(A) Copyright owner of original video and all works contained within it
(B) After a video has been uploaded to YouTube, Content ID grants permission
(C) Owner of the channel where the video was uploaded
(D) As long as the original work is referenced in the video, no other permission is needed
(A) The older reference file overwrites the newer one.
(B) The reference overlap is surfaced for you to review and address.
(C) The reference file is attributed to the partner with the most channel subscribers.
(D) Nothing happens in this case.
Q.93 – While reviewing disputes, you see a disputed claim made because of a match to a short clip of non-exclusive content included in your otherwise valid reference file. What is the best action for you to take?
(A) Reinstate the claim and change your match policy to Block
(B) Release the claim and deactivate the reference file
(C) Release the claim and exclude the matched portion from your reference to prevent future matches
(A) Content ID
(B) Video Identification
(C) Creator Studio
(D) Video Manager
(A) Asset will go into a state of conflict. Both partners’ monetization policies will not apply in the overlapping territories.
(B) Asset will monetize on behalf of both partners. Revenue will be equally split.
(C) Only the partner that most recently added ownership will receive the worldwide revenue.
(D) Only the partner that initially added ownership to the asset will receive the worldwide revenue.
(A) Revenue from ads shown on the video.
(B) Analytics data on the video.
(C) Watch Time minutes added to their total account.
(D) Views from the video added on to their own uploaded version of the video.
Q.97 – Partner A and Partner B deliver reference files with some overlapping content. On the Reference overlaps page, Partner B selects “Exclude”. What happens to user videos that match only the excluded portion?
(A) These are now claimed by both partners.
(B) These will now be unclaimed.
(C) These go to Partner B.
(D) These go to Partner A.
What Is YouTube Content Ownership Assessment?
Contents of Article
This exam is conducted by Google via Skillshop which tests the understanding and workings of Content Copyright on YouTube. You are tested on skills that are required to analyze data from tools that allow YouTube creators and content owners to handle copyright protection. There are several modules that help you to prepare for the assessment.
The first unit of this course teaches you how you can protect your content with copyright. The second unit is about navigating copyright permissions. The third unit shows you how you can manage your content copyright online. The fourth unit is about managing your rights at scale, the fifth unit is about asserting ownership through assets, the sixth unit is about choosing effective references, the seventh unit is about controlling your claims workflow, the eight unit is about setting usage and match policies. The ninth unit is about managing your business with CMS, the tenth unit is about ingesting content at scale, the eleventh unit is about data for content owners and the twelfth unit is about developing and testing strategic decisions.
This exam consists of a total of 49 questions and you have 120 minutes to complete the exam. Once, you select and save an answer, you cannot go back and edit your answer. The certificate is valid for a period of 12 months and if you fail in your first try then you can retake the exam after 24 hours.
There are three main requirements for applying to this exam:
(1) You should own a Smartphone or Computer.
(2) You should have an active Internet Connection.
(3) You should have a free Google Account.
Course Modules of the Exam
There are a total of 3 modules on which you are tested in this exam.
(1) Copyright on YouTube
(2) Rights enforcement with Content ID.
(3) Business Operations with CMS.
Key Features Of This Exam
The main features of this course are:
(1) It is designed by Google itself so the information provided is of high quality.
(2) It provides a Certificate which has recognition in the job industry.
(3) A user has unlimited access to the exam and it’s totally free.
This article provides all the answers with detailed explanation so that you don’t just get the correct answers but you actually understand the reason behind the answers. You should also check out our answers to other YouTube Certification exams like YouTube Music Certification Assessment, YouTube Asset Monetization Assessment, YouTube Channel Growth Assessment, and YouTube Creative Essentials Assessment. If you have any new questions to share or you’re having some doubts then feel free to comment down below.