A+ Essentials Printer Quiz

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A Plus Essential Quizzes & Trivia

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. 
    If nothing prints on your inkjet printer, first ensure the jobs are getting to the print queue in Windows.  If the jobs are listed, which of the following are reason you might not get any output when you try to print?
    • 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?