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Microsoft Server 2008 Quizes 1 & 2

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Test your knowledge to install, maintain, configure, monitor, and administer Microsoft server environments.

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  • 1. 
    Distributing server roles among several computers has several distinct advantages, including which of the following?
    • A. 

      Fault tolerance

    • B. 

      Scalability

    • C. 

      Resource allocation

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    To create unattend files, Microsoft recommends using what tool in the Windows Automated Installation Kit?
    • A. 

      ImageX.exe

    • B. 

      Windows Server Core

    • C. 

      Windows Deployment Services

    • D. 

      Windows System Image Manager

  • 3. 
    What Windows Server 2008 role implements Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0 as its core?
    • A. 

      Terminal Services

    • B. 

      Application Server

    • C. 

      IIS Services

    • D. 

      Web Server

  • 4. 
    The Windows Server 2008 installation DVD includes a boot image file, located in the \sources folder, that loads Windows PE 2.1 on the client computer. What is the name of this image file?
    • A. 

      boot.wim

    • B. 

      Image.wim

    • C. 

      Boot.miw

    • D. 

      Image.miw

  • 5. 
    To use ImageX.exe, you must boot the target computer to Windows PE and run the tool from the command line.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    What role enables an application server to provide digital audio and video content to network clients in real time by using HTTP or the Real Time Streaming Protocol (RTSP)?
    • A. 

      Directory Services

    • B. 

      Application Server

    • C. 

      Streaming Media Services

    • D. 

      Print Services

  • 7. 
    What technology enables users working at another computer on the company network or on the Internet to establish a connection to a server and open an application or desktop session there?
    • A. 

      Terminal Services

    • B. 

      Remote Desktop

    • C. 

      Virtual Server

    • D. 

      Directory Services

  • 8. 
    A __________ is a complete installation of an operating system that runs in a software environment emulating a physical computer.
    • A. 

      Virtual machine

    • B. 

      Virtual server

    • C. 

      Terminal machine

    • D. 

      Terminal server

  • 9. 
    What is Microsoft’s program for automating and managing the activation of products obtained using volume licenses?
    • A. 

      Windows Validation

    • B. 

      Volume Activation

    • C. 

      Windows Genuine Advantage

    • D. 

      Volume Activation 2.0

  • 10. 
    Corporate customers are not required to activate all Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 computers using volume license keys.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    What role service of the Print Services role installs the Print Management snap-in for MMC, which provides centralized printer management for an entire enterprise network?
    • A. 

      LPD Service

    • B. 

      Internet Printing

    • C. 

      Print Server

    • D. 

      Print Management

  • 12. 
    Windows Server 2008 Web Edition does not support what role?
    • A. 

      Web Server

    • B. 

      Application Server

    • C. 

      UDDI Services

    • D. 

      Print Services

  • 13. 
    Which of these roles is supported in Windows Server 2008 Server Core?
    • A. 

      Terminal Services

    • B. 

      Application Server

    • C. 

      Fax Server

    • D. 

      Print Services

  • 14. 
    What role is essentially a superset of the Web Server (IIS) role that enables IIS to host Web services developed using environments such as Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) and .NET Framework 3.0?
    • A. 

      Directory Services

    • B. 

      Application Server

    • C. 

      UDDI Services

    • D. 

      Print Services

  • 15. 
    What capability of the File Services role consists of two role services that allow administrators to create a virtual directory tree consisting of folders stored on different servers and to maintain duplicate copies of that information?
    • A. 

      File Server Resources Manager

    • B. 

      Single Instance Store

    • C. 

      Windows Search Services

    • D. 

      Distributed File System

  • 16. 
    Windows Server 2008 computers can NOT perform multiple roles at the same time.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    The activities performed for network clients by a Windows Server 2008 are known as __________.
    • A. 

      Services

    • B. 

      Roles

    • C. 

      Domains

    • D. 

      Functions

  • 18. 
    What is an MMC console that provides a selection of the most commonly used Windows Server 2008 management tools?
    • A. 

      Role Manager

    • B. 

      Server Manager

    • C. 

      Add Role Wizard

    • D. 

      Server Role Administration

  • 19. 
    What client application is needed by workstations to connect to a terminal server and utilize all of its capabilities?
    • A. 

      Remote Desktop Connection 4.1

    • B. 

      Remote Desktop Connection 5.1

    • C. 

      Remote Desktop Connection 6.1

    • D. 

      Remote Desktop Connection 7.1

  • 20. 
    Unlike virtual private network (VPN) or direct dial-up connections, a Terminal Services connection uses relatively little network bandwidth because the applications are running on the server computer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Web servers receiving large amounts of traffic will not need higher-end network adapters or multiple adapters to connect to different subnets
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    When deploying a server using a WDS installation, the client downloads a boot image that loads __________.
    • A. 

      Windows Software Update Services

    • B. 

      Windows Deployment Services

    • C. 

      Windows PE

    • D. 

      Windows Image Formatting

  • 23. 
    What enables Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista computers to activate themselves using a host on the local network?
    • A. 

      Key Management Services

    • B. 

      Key Distribution Services

    • C. 

      Multiple Activation Center

    • D. 

      Primary Key Center

  • 24. 
    What role is included with Windows Server 2008 and enables you to perform unattended installations of Windows Server 2008 and other operating systems on remote computer by using network-based boot and installation media?
    • A. 

      Windows Software Update Services

    • B. 

      Windows Deployment Services

    • C. 

      Windows PE

    • D. 

      Windows Image Formatting

  • 25. 
    Drive letters can be mapped with logon scripts or with __________.
    • A. 

      The ipconfig command

    • B. 

      Group Policy

    • C. 

      Active Directory Users and Computers

    • D. 

      Disk Management

  • 26. 
    What Windows Server 2008 feature enables you to maintain previous versions of files on a server?
    • A. 

      Backup Tape

    • B. 

      Shadow Copies

    • C. 

      Shadow Files

    • D. 

      Offline Files

  • 27. 
    What is the name of a group of servers that all perform the same function, dividing the client load among them?
    • A. 

      Group

    • B. 

      Organizational unit

    • C. 

      Failover

    • D. 

      Cluster

  • 28. 
    You cannot convert removable media to dynamic disks.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 29. 
    What is the primary interface you use to initialize, partition, and format disks?
    • A. 

      Disk Configuration

    • B. 

      DiskPart

    • C. 

      DiskKeeper

    • D. 

      Disk Management

  • 30. 
    Offline files is the only backup needed in most cases.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 31. 
    The majority of Windows installations today use the FAT32 file system as opposed to NTFS.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 32. 
    What command-line utility along with the Use parameter can be used to map drive letters to folders in logon scripts?
    • A. 

      Net.exe

    • B. 

      Cmd.exe

    • C. 

      Ipconfig.exe

    • D. 

      Cscript.exe

  • 33. 
    Newly installed disks always appear first as what type of disk?
    • A. 

      Basic disk

    • B. 

      Simple disk

    • C. 

      Primary disk

    • D. 

      Dynamic disk

  • 34. 
    • A. 

      Access control list

    • B. 

      Access permission

    • C. 

      Access token

    • D. 

      Access control entry

  • 35. 
    What mechanism enables administrators to store elements of user profiles on a server share instead of the local drives on individual workstations?
    • A. 

      Offline Files

    • B. 

      Offline folders

    • C. 

      Folder redirection

    • D. 

      File redirection

  • 36. 
    The process of granting users access to file server shares by reading their permissions is called __________.
    • A. 

      Authorization

    • B. 

      Authentication

    • C. 

      Ownership

    • D. 

      Delegation

  • 37. 
    Windows Server 2008 file server with 1 gigabyte of memory can support approximately how many remote file handles?
    • A. 

      100,000

    • B. 

      10,000

    • C. 

      1,000

    • D. 

      100

  • 38. 
    What is the underlying disk drive structure that enables you to store information on your computer?
    • A. 

      Disk structure

    • B. 

      File structure

    • C. 

      File system

    • D. 

      Disk system

  • 39. 
    • A. 

      Backup Tape

    • B. 

      Shadow Copies

    • C. 

      Shadow Files

    • D. 

      Offline Files

  • 40. 
    Windows Server 2008 supports two hard disk partition types: MBR and __________.
    • A. 

      NTFS

    • B. 

      FBC

    • C. 

      GPT

    • D. 

      TPG

  • 41. 
    The hardware you select for a file server should be based primarily on the amount of storage your users need and their performance and availability requirements.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 42. 
    A basic file server uses remotely attached storage, that is, a computer with hard drives stored inside it.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 43. 
    What is the name of the combination of Allow permissions and Deny permissions that a security principal receives for a given system element, whether explicitly assigned, inherited, or received through a group membership?
    • A. 

      Effective permissions

    • B. 

      Special permissions

    • C. 

      Extended permissions

    • D. 

      NTFS permissions

  • 44. 
    Standard permissions are actually combinations of what other type of permissions, which provide the most granular control over the element?
    • A. 

      Extended permissions

    • B. 

      Altered permissions

    • C. 

      Special permissions

    • D. 

      Granular permissions

  • 45. 
    NTFS permissions are located on what tab of a file or folder’s properties?
    • A. 

      Sharing

    • B. 

      Permissions

    • C. 

      NTFS

    • D. 

      Security

  • 46. 
    The paging file on a Windows Server 2008 computer is how times the amount of memory installed in the computer by default?
    • A. 

      1.5

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      2.5

    • D. 

      3

  • 47. 
    What type of permissions control access to folders over a network?
    • A. 

      Share permissions

    • B. 

      NTFS permissions

    • C. 

      Registry permissions

    • D. 

      Active Directory permissions

  • 48. 
    What is the maximum basic volume size in Windows Server 2008?
    • A. 

      100 GB

    • B. 

      1 TB

    • C. 

      2 TB

    • D. 

      5 TB

  • 49. 
    What type of dynamic disk consists of an identical amount of space on two physical disks?
    • A. 

      Simple volume

    • B. 

      Mirrored volume

    • C. 

      Striped volume

    • D. 

      Spanned volume

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