A+ Essentials Printer Quiz

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This is just focusing on printers and how the laser print process works.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The surface on which the picture of the page is drawn with an electromagnetic charge is the _________.
  • 2. 
    Most laer printers hae two or more connection interfaces.  These include:
    • A. 

      Parallel

    • B. 

      IEEE 1394 wired or wireless Ethernet network connections

    • C. 

      USB

    • D. 

      All of the aboe

  • 3. 
    The primary corona applies a –600V charge to the drum during which step of the printing process
    • A. 

      Charging

    • B. 

      Writing

    • C. 

      Developing

    • D. 

      Transferring

  • 4. 
    During which step of the printing process do temperatures reach 350  degrees Fahrenheit?
  • 5. 
    Why are dot matrix printers still in use today?
    • A. 

      They are quiet

    • B. 

      They are often used strictly for data processing applications

    • C. 

      They are useful for printing multipart forms

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    True/False.  Inkjet printers, also known as ink dispersion printing technology, produce images by forcing ink through tiny nozzles and onto the paper.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Printer is not turned on

    • B. 

      Printer isn't connected via the interface cable

    • C. 

      Ink cartridges are empty or clogged

    • D. 

      Printer isn't configured for the correct interface

  • 8. 
    Some sources place the cleaning step at the beginning of the process and others place it at the end.  Either way, what is accomplished in this step?
    • A. 

      A rubber blade clears the excess toner from the drum

    • B. 

      A roller or corona wire removes the charges from the drum

    • C. 

      The fuser assembly clears excess toner from the rollers

  • 9. 
    If your laser printer is printing entirely black pages, what is the problem?
    • A. 

      The fuser assembly is overheating

    • B. 

      Faulty toner cartridge

    • C. 

      Drum is not being charged

    • D. 

      The high voltage power supply is faulty

  • 10. 
    A continuous mark on your printed pages is usually the result of ______________?
    • A. 

      Toner streaks

    • B. 

      HVPS problem

    • C. 

      Scratched drum

    • D. 

      Dirty rollers

  • 11. 
    How many distinct print steps are there in the laser printing process?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      6

  • 12. 
    What should you do once you install and configure your laser printer?