Chapter 6 Quiz

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Chapter 6 quiz
This is a quiz on Chapter 6. Understanding and Assessing Hardware

  
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1.  What is Moore's Law?
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2.  What are the four things that a CPU does?
3.  The two units that the CPU is composed of is the _________ and the arithmetic unit.
4.  What does a control unit do?
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5.  What does the arithmetic logic unit do?
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6.  Describe the process of a machine cycle. (open-ended)
7.  How is CPU speed measured?
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8.  The Processor speed in measured in two types of Hertz. They are MegaHertz & __________.
9.  What is the CPU usage level?
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10.  What does the "Front Side Bus" do?
11.  What is Cache Memory?
12.  What is Physical Memory?
13.  What is Kernel Memory?
14.  What is Vitual Memory?
15.  The hard disk provides the largest storage capacity of up to
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16.  Hard Disk Drives are
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17.  The Hard Disk Access Time & Data Transfer Rate is
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18.  What is "Access Time"? (Fill in the Blank)
19.  What is the Data Tranfer Rate? (Fill in the Blank)
20.  Name four of the disadvantages of the hard disk drive. (open-ended)
21.  What is a cd's capacity? What kind of light does it use?
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22.  What is a dvd's capacity?
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23.  CD/DVD- "ROM" means
24.  CD/DVD- "R" means
25.  What does WORM mean? (It normally used for archiving)
26.  What does CD/DVD- "RW" mean? Hint: It's reuseable
27.  Blue-rays capacity for a single layer is _____ & a double layer is ______.
28.  What is the capacity of a flowescent (white) light?
29.  What are the two types of monitors?
30.  What does a video card do?
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B.
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31.  A Video card comes with its own processor & it's on memory called
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32.  BIT DEPTH is the number of bits the video uses to represent each _____ on the monitor.
33.  Bluetooth uses ______ waves to send data over short distances on 30 ft.
34.  Transfer RatesBluetooth 1.0 has a transfer rate is 1Mbps. Bluetooth 2.0 has a transfer rate of ___Mbps.
35.  With Bluetooth, the ____________________ is not needed between the devices.
36.  ____________ makes use of infrared light waves.
37.  Using IrDA, the line of sight should be _____________.
38.  MIDI is a _____________________________________ port.
39.  MIDI connects electronic _____________ instruments.
40.  The data transfer rate is _____ Kbps.
41.  What are the advantages of Mobile Computing?
42.  What are the disadvantages of Mobile Computing?
43.  __________ is the distance between two pixels
44.  _______________ is how often each pixel is recharged
45.  Rosolution is the ____ per inch.
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