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A+ Essentials Chapter 20

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A+ Essentials Chapter 20

PrintersIn this chapter, you will learn how to• Describe current printer technologies• Explain the laser printing process• Install a printer on a Windows PC• Recognize and fix basic printer problems

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What mechanism is used by most inkjet printers to push ink ontothe paper?
    • A. 

      Electrostatic discharge

    • B. 

      Gravity

    • C. 

      Air pressure

    • D. 

      Electroconductive plates

  • 2. 
    With a laser printer, what creates the image on the photosensitive drum?
    • A. 

      Primary corona

    • B. 

      Laser imaging unit

    • C. 

      Transfer corona

    • D. 

      Toner

  • 3. 
    What is the proper order of the laser printing process?
    • A. 

      Clean, charge, write, develop, transfer, and fuse

    • B. 

      Charge, write, transfer, fuse, develop, and clean

    • C. 

      Clean, write, develop, transfer, fuse, and charge

    • D. 

      Clean, charge, write, develop, fuse, and transfer

  • 4. 
    On a dot-matrix printer, what physically strikes the ribbon to forman image?
    • A. 

      Electromagnets

    • B. 

      Printwires

    • C. 

      Character wheel

    • D. 

      Print hammers

  • 5. 
    Which of these items are considered to be dot-matrix printer consumables?(Select all that apply.)
    • A. 

      Drive motor

    • B. 

      Paper

    • C. 

      Flywheel

    • D. 

      Ribbon

  • 6. 
    What part must be vacuumed or replaced periodically to prevent damage as aresult of the action of the corona?
    • A. 

      The rubber rollers

    • B. 

      The ozone filter

    • C. 

      The transfer filter

    • D. 

      The cleaning blade

  • 7. 
    Which of the following port types commonly support printers? (Select two.)
    • A. 

      Parallel

    • B. 

      USB

    • C. 

      Infrared

    • D. 

      RS-232

  • 8. 
    A standalone printer will print a test page just fine, but it makes gobbledygookout of your term paper. What’s probably wrong?
    • A. 

      Out of toner

    • B. 

      Fuser error

    • C. 

      Printer interface

    • D. 

      Faulty software configuration

  • 9. 
    What printing process uses heat sensitive plastic files embedded with variouscolor dyes?
    • A. 

      Dye-sublimation

    • B. 

      Inkjet

    • C. 

      Ink-dispersion

    • D. 

      Dye-dispersion

  • 10. 
    Which tool would help you determine why a print job didn’t print?
    • A. 

      Printer driver

    • B. 

      Printer setup

    • C. 

      Print spooler

    • D. 

      System setup