Chapter 10 Multimedia And Mass Storage

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following is referred to, by Windows, as a striped volume?
    • A. 

      RAID 0

    • B. 

      RAID 1

    • C. 

      RAID 5

    • D. 

      RAID 6

  • 2. 
    Which of the following duplicates data on one drive to another drive and is used for fault tolerance?
    • A. 

      RAID 0

    • B. 

      RAID 1

    • C. 

      RAID 5

    • D. 

      RAID 6

  • 3. 
    Which of the following terms is used to describe the computer's ability to respond to a fault or catastrophe, such as a hardware failure or power outage?
    • A. 

      Terminating resistor

    • B. 

      RAID

    • C. 

      Host adapter

    • D. 

      Fault tolerance

  • 4. 
    What file is larger than  JPEG files but retains more image information and gives better results when printing photographs? 
    • A. 

      PNG

    • B. 

      TIFF

    • C. 

      GIF

    • D. 

      Bitmap

  • 5. 
    What file is a set of standards used to represent music in digital form?
    • A. 

      USB

    • B. 

      DIN

    • C. 

      MIDI

    • D. 

      MP3

  • 6. 
    Most sound cards today support the audio compression method also used by HDTV called ___________________.
    • A. 

      MMX

    • B. 

      S/PDIF

    • C. 

      MP3

    • D. 

      Dolby AC-3

  • 7. 
    The sampling rate of a sound card is the number of samples taken of the analog signal over a period of time.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Sampling rate is usually measured in _____________.
    • A. 

      Hz

    • B. 

      Mb

    • C. 

      Gigabytes

    • D. 

      Cycles per hour

  • 9. 
    On a sound card, the light blue port is usually ____________________.
    • A. 

      The line in for audio

    • B. 

      The line out for audio

    • C. 

      Front center out

    • D. 

      Rear out and side right out

  • 10. 
    A storage device that uses memory chips to store data instead of spinning disks is called a _________________.
    • A. 

      Floppy device

    • B. 

      Solid state device

    • C. 

      Solid device

    • D. 

      CD ROM device

  • 11. 
    Which on of the following is NOT an example of a solid state device?
    • A. 

      Flash memory

    • B. 

      Jump drive

    • C. 

      SD card

    • D. 

      CD

  • 12. 
    A TV tuner card and a video capture card are the same thing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Which type of drive uses the CDFS or the UDF  file system?
    • A. 

      CD drives

    • B. 

      Floppy drives

    • C. 

      Hard drives

    • D. 

      Zip drives

  • 14. 
    The surface of a CD stores data as pits and lands, which represent either a 1 or a 2. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    It is possible to store 8.5 GB of data on some DVD's.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    ______________ drives are an inexpensive way of backing up an entire hard drive or portions of it.  These drives currently have capacities of 20 to 800 GB.
    • A. 

      CD

    • B. 

      DVD

    • C. 

      Tape

    • D. 

      Flash

  • 17. 
    _____________ disks don't use partitions or logical drives; instead, they use dynamic volumes, which are called dynamic because you can change their size.
    • A. 

      Dynamic

    • B. 

      CD

    • C. 

      RAID

    • D. 

      Basic

  • 18. 
    The colored strip on a IDE cable represents the side of the cable where pin one is located. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    MP3 is a version of MPEG compression used for ____________ files.
    • A. 

      Video

    • B. 

      Audio

    • C. 

      Back-up

    • D. 

      Torrent

  • 20. 
    If only one speaker connection is used, connect it to the green sound port on the sound card, which is usually the middle port.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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