A+ Practice, Test 701,

100 Questions | Total Attempts: 142

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A+ Practice, Test 701,

A+ practice questions for 701 1 - 100 @ 90 MINS  Passing score is 78/100, Like real testing conditions.  


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following RAID levels uses striping across three or more disks with parity?
    • A. 

      RAID 1

    • B. 

      RAID 3

    • C. 

      RAID 10

    • D. 

      RAID 5

  • 2. 
    A customer reports that while attempting to print a document it seems to queue up fine, but the printer does not print the job. Which of the following may be the cause?
    • A. 

      Outdated or corrupt print driver.

    • B. 

      The application used to create the document is incompatible with the printer.

    • C. 

      A print job is waiting in the print queue.

    • D. 

      Printer configuration is incorrect.

  • 3. 
    A print job fails to leave the queue. Which of the following services may need to be restarted?
    • A. 

      Printer Driver

    • B. 

      Windows Spool Service

    • C. 

      Print Spooler

    • D. 

      NIC driver

  • 4. 
    A technicians company prints forms on multi-layer carbonless copy paper. When asked to replace the printer, which of the following printing technologies will allow the technician to continue to use the companys copy paper?
    • A. 

      Transfer

    • B. 

      Dot Matrix

    • C. 

      Thermal

    • D. 

      Laser

  • 5. 
    A customers computer crashes consistently when a specific application is launched. The technician has looked at the computer and confirmed the cause of the crash. Which of the following is the NEXT troubleshooting step the technician should take?
    • A. 

      Verify full system functionality.

    • B. 

      Document the findings, actions, and outcomes.

    • C. 

      Establish a plan of action to resolve the problem.

    • D. 

      Question the user and identify changes the user has made to the system.

  • 6. 
    Which of the following programs can be scheduled to delete unwanted compressed old files?
    • A. 

      Disk Management

    • B. 

      Check Disk

    • C. 

      Disk Cleanup

    • D. 

      Disk Defrag

  • 7. 
    Which of the following chipsets is responsible for controlling the data flow between a PATA optical drive and the processor?
    • A. 

      Northbridge

    • B. 

      BIOS

    • C. 

      Southbridge

    • D. 

      DMA controller

  • 8. 
    A KVM will allow the user to:
    • A. 

      Prevent unauthorized users from removing devices from a computer.

    • B. 

      Network multiple computers to gain optimum use of system resources.

    • C. 

      Connect multiple computers to save on resources.

    • D. 

      Allow multiple users the ability to share a single computer.

  • 9. 
    Which of the following bus slots is in a laptop?
    • A. 

      AGP

    • B. 

      PCMCIA

    • C. 

      PCI

    • D. 

      AMR

  • 10. 
    A technician is called to a school lab to fix a computer. The computer worked fine the day before, but now does not power on. The computer is plugged into a power strip with another computer. The other computer works fine. Which of the following could be the problem? 
    • A. 

      The power strip is overloaded.

    • B. 

      The monitor is unplugged.

    • C. 

      The power cable is unplugged from the computer.

    • D. 

      The power strip is unplugged.

  • 11. 
    The FASTEST cache in a computer is:
    • A. 

      L1.

    • B. 

      L2.

    • C. 

      L3.

    • D. 

      L4.

  • 12. 
    Which of the following uses pair authentication to provide a wireless connection between two devices?
    • A. 

      802.11n

    • B. 

      Bluetooth

    • C. 

      Infrared

    • D. 

      Cellular

  • 13. 
    Which of the following should a technician be cautious of when removing a fuser from a printer that has been recently operational?
    • A. 

      The fuser being fragile

    • B. 

      The fuser being wet

    • C. 

      The fuser being hot

    • D. 

      The fuser containing toner

  • 14. 
    Which of the following will help dissipate heat through the heat sink when upgrading a CPU?
    • A. 

      Case fan

    • B. 

      Thermal compound

    • C. 

      Motherboard riser

    • D. 

      Power supply

  • 15. 
    Which of the following would accommodate the installation of an upgraded video card?
    • A. 

      AGP

    • B. 

      PCIe

    • C. 

      DVI

    • D. 

      SCSI

  • 16. 
    A technician has replaced a memory stick in a computer. After the operating system starts to boot, the computer displays a BSOD. Which of the following is the MOST likely cause?
    • A. 

      The chipset firmware needs to be updated

    • B. 

      The motherboard has failed

    • C. 

      The hard drive has failed

    • D. 

      The memory is not seated properly

  • 17. 
    Which of the following is the MOST secure form of wireless security?
    • A. 

      WPA2

    • B. 

      MAC filtering

    • C. 

      SSID

    • D. 

      WEP

  • 18. 
    The process of a virus or worm copying itself, then propagating to multiple systems is known as:
    • A. 

      Repudiation

    • B. 

      Replication

    • C. 

      Duplication

    • D. 

      Redundancy

  • 19. 
    Which of the following is a user replaceable memory in a computer system?
    • A. 

      SRAM

    • B. 

      CMOS

    • C. 

      ROM

    • D. 

      DRAM

  • 20. 
    Computers should NEVER be placed on which of the following materials?
    • A. 

      Carpet

    • B. 

      Wood

    • C. 

      Tile

    • D. 

      Plastic

  • 21. 
    A user needs to transfer numerous personal financial documents from an existing hard drive to a new hard drive. Which of the following should the technician perform?
    • A. 

      Copy all data over without viewing them

    • B. 

      Review all data and write down important account numbers in case information is lost

    • C. 

      Remove all financial documents since they are confidential

    • D. 

      Print out all personal financial documents in case information is deleted

  • 22. 
    Which of the following BEST describes a situation that would require STP cable?
    • A. 

      Installation in an area with low EMI

    • B. 

      Installation in an area with high EMI

    • C. 

      Installation in an air handling space

    • D. 

      Installation is an area with high humidity

  • 23. 
    Which of the following connectors is MOST commonly used for POTS lines?
    • A. 

      BNC

    • B. 

      SC

    • C. 

      RJ-11

    • D. 

      D. RJ-45

  • 24. 
    Which of the following is the difference between a Cellular WAN and a WLAN card?
    • A. 

      A WLAN card generally has a range of 6 miles (9.7 kilometers), while a Cellular WAN card is limited in range to 1200 feet (365 meters).

    • B. 

      A Cellular WAN card will work on most public Wireless Access Points, while a WLAN card is more proprietary.

    • C. 

      A Cellular WAN card requires subscription to a cellular provider, while a WLAN card can work without provider payment.

    • D. 

      . A WLAN card is usually an external card, while a Cellular WAN card is usually an internal card.

  • 25. 
    A technician has rebooted a PC, and the machine has paused on a black screen with a white blinking underscore on the top left of the screen. Which of the following is the MOST likely problem?
    • A. 

      PC is running in Safe Mode

    • B. 

      Boot order

    • C. 

      Recovery Console is running

    • D. 

      BIOS update in process

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