CCNA 1 Chapter 1

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  • 1. 
    Which computer component is considered the nerve center of the computer system and is responsible for processing all of the data within the machine?
    • A. 

      RAM

    • B. 

      CPU

    • C. 

      Video Card

    • D. 

      Sound Care

    • E. 

      Operating System


  • 2. 
    What are two advantages of purchasing a preassembled computer ? (Choose two.)
    • A. 

      Usually a lower cost

    • B. 

      Exact components may be specified

    • C. 

      Extended waiting period for assembly

    • D. 

      Adequate for performing most general applications

    • E. 

      suited for customers with special needs


  • 3. 
    A user plans to run multiple applications simultaneously on a computer. Which computer component is essential to accomplish this ? 
    • A. 

      RAM

    • B. 

      NIC

    • C. 

      Video Card

    • D. 

      Sound Card

    • E. 

      Storage Device


  • 4. 
    Which adapter card enables a computer system to exchange information with other systems on a local network ? 
    • A. 

      Modem Card

    • B. 

      Controller Card

    • C. 

      Video Card

    • D. 

      Sound Card

    • E. 

      Network Interface Card


  • 5. 
    What is the main storage drive used by servers, desktops, and laptops ?
    • A. 

      Tap Drive

    • B. 

      Hard Drive

    • C. 

      Optical Drive (DVD)

    • D. 

      Floppy Disk Drive


  • 6. 
    Which component is designed to remove high-voltage spikes and surges from a power line so that they do not damage a computer system ? 
    • A. 

      CPU

    • B. 

      Surge Processor

    • C. 

      Motherboard

    • D. 

      HardDrive


  • 7. 
    What are two examples of output peripheral devices ? (Choose two.) 
    • A. 

      Printer

    • B. 

      Speaker

    • C. 

      Flash Drive

    • D. 

      External DVD

    • E. 

      External Modem


  • 8. 
    What two functions does a UPS provide that a surge protector does not ? (Choose two.) 
    • A. 

      Protects the computer from voltage surges

    • B. 

      Provides backup power from an internal battery

    • C. 

      Protects the computer from sudden voltage spikes

    • D. 

      Gives the user time to phone the electrical company

    • E. 

      Gives the user time to safely shut down the computer if the power fails


  • 9. 
    What is a word processor ? 
    • A. 

      It is a physical computer component.

    • B. 

      It is a program designed to perform a specific function.

    • C. 

      It is a program that controls the computer resources.

    • D. 

      It is a functional part of an operating system.


  • 10. 
    What is the purpose of the ASCII code ? 
    • A. 

      Translates bits into bytes

    • B. 

      Interprets graphics digitally

    • C. 

      Translates digital computer language into binary language

    • D. 

      Represents letters, characters, and numbers with bits


  • 11. 
    Why do servers often contain duplicate or redundant parts ? 
    • A. 

      Servers require more power and thus require more components.

    • B. 

      Servers should be accessible at all times.

    • C. 

      Servers can be designed as standalone towers or rack mounted.

    • D. 

      Servers are required by networking standards to have duplicate parts.


  • 12. 
    What are two benefits of hooking up a laptop to a docking station ? (Choose two.) 
    • A. 

      Mobility is increased.

    • B. 

      An external monitor can be used.

    • C. 

      Alternate connectivity options may be available.

    • D. 

      The keyboard can be changed to a QWERTY-style keyboard.

    • E. 

      More wireless security options are available.


  • 13. 
     Applications can be grouped into general use software or industry specific software. What are two examples of industry specific software ? (Choose two.) 
    • A. 

      CAD

    • B. 

      Presentation

    • C. 

      Spreadsheet

    • D. 

      Word processing

    • E. 

      Medical practice management


  • 14. 
    Which three terms describe different types of computers ? (Choose three.) 
    • A. 

      operating system

    • B. 

      Network

    • C. 

      Laptop

    • D. 

      desktop

    • E. 

      Mainframe


  • 15. 
    How is a server different from a workstation computer ? 
    • A. 

      The server works as a standalone computer.

    • B. 

      The server provides services to clients.

    • C. 

      The workstation has fewer applications installed.

    • D. 

      The workstation has more users who attach to it.


  • 16. 
    How many values are possible using a single binary digit ? 
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      8

    • E. 

      16


  • 17. 
    What measurement is commonly associated with computer processing speed ? 
    • A. 

      Bits

    • B. 

      Pixels

    • C. 

      Hertz

    • D. 

      Bytes


  • 18. 
    What can be used to prevent electrostatic discharge (ESD) ? 
    • A. 

      Dry and non humid conditions

    • B. 

      Carpeted floor

    • C. 

      Grounding strap

    • D. 

      Uncluttered work space


  • 19. 
    If a peripheral device is not functioning, what are three things you should do to solve the problem ? (Choose three.) 
    • A. 

      Use the testing functionality on the peripheral itself, if available.

    • B. 

      Verify that all cables are connected properly.

    • C. 

      Disconnect all cables connected to the computer except those connected to the peripheral.

    • D. 

      Ensure that the peripheral is powered on.

    • E. 

      Reload the computer operating system.


  • 20. 
    Which two steps should be performed when installing a peripheral device ? (Choose two.) 
    • A. 

      Download and install the most current driver.

    • B. 

      Connect the peripheral using any cable and any available port on the computer.

    • C. 

      Connect the peripheral using an appropriate cable or wireless connection.

    • D. 

      Test the peripheral on another machine before installing it on the one where it will be used.

    • E. 

      Check the computer documentation to see if the peripheral vendor is compatible with the PC vendor.


  • 21. 
    In newer operating systems, how are system resources assigned by default when components are installed ? 
    • A. 

      Manually assigned by the operating system

    • B. 

      Manually assigned by the administrator

    • C. 

      Statically assigned by the component to a preset resource

    • D. 

      Dynamically assigned between the component and the operating system


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