Basic CompTIA A+ Hardware Certification Exam! Quiz

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This basic CompTIA A+ Hardware Certification test is for beginners. Do you really possess full-fledged technical knowledge when it comes to Software or Hardware? If yes, then prove yourself by attempting this quiz and assess yourself where you stand. This quiz is for the Hardware portion of the CompTIA Exam. Read the questions carefully and answer. So, let's try out this quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What type of packaging was used in 8086?
    • A. 

      DIPP

    • B. 

      PLCC

    • C. 

      PGA

    • D. 

      DIMM

  • 2. 
    How large is DOS conventional memory?
    • A. 

      740KB

    • B. 

      760KB

    • C. 

      640KB

    • D. 

      680KB

  • 3. 
    The coprocessor was integrated into which processor?
    • A. 

      8088

    • B. 

      80286

    • C. 

      80486

    • D. 

      80386

  • 4. 
    The natural hierarchy of software is
    • A. 

      Operating system, BIOS, Application software

    • B. 

      BIOS, Operating system, Application software

    • C. 

      Operating system, Application software, BIOS

    • D. 

      BIOS, Application software, Operating system

  • 5. 
    If the system has 3 Hard drives installed how many options should you see in FDISK’s main menu.
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      7

  • 6. 
    Extended memory can be used without special drivers by which of the local O.S?
    • A. 

      OS/2

    • B. 

      DOS

    • C. 

      UNIX

    • D. 

      XENIX

  • 7. 
    -------------Interprets all commands enterd by the used and executes them appropriately?
    • A. 

      MSDOS.SYS

    • B. 

      IO.SYS

    • C. 

      AUTOEXEC.BAT

    • D. 

      COMMAND.COM

  • 8. 
    Head parking Zone is one of the following cylinder
    • A. 

      Innermost cylinder

    • B. 

      Outermost cylinder

    • C. 

      Anyone of the cylinders

    • D. 

      None

  • 9. 
    An ESD of only 10 V is enough to damage the computer equipments
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False