CompTIA A+ Certification Short Quiz

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CompTIA A+ Certification Short Quiz

The CompTIA A+ exam is designed to set a foundation for those who wish to have a career in the information technology sector. Are you on your way to getting certification for this exam? The quiz below is perfect for ensuring you ace it and send you well on your way to get your desired job. Give it a shot, and keep on revising!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following arrows is pointing at a PCI slot?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 2. 
    On a computer that is running Windows XP, which is the local user which has the MOST authority?
    • A. 

      BCM User

    • B. 

      Network Configuration Operator

    • C. 

      Power User

    • D. 

      Administrator

  • 3. 
    Where do you connect the red edge of a 40-pin ribbon cable to an IDE hard drive?
    • A. 

      Pin 1

    • B. 

      Pin 20

    • C. 

      Pin 30

    • D. 

      Pin 40

  • 4. 
    Which information will you generally NOT find on a MSDS sheet?
    • A. 

      Toxicity Information

    • B. 

      Health Effects

    • C. 

      Disposal Information

    • D. 

      Spill/Leak Procedures

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 5. 
    Which type of connector is being shown in the image?
    • A. 

      SATA

    • B. 

      P1

    • C. 

      Molex

    • D. 

      Berg

  • 6. 
    What term is used for running your processor at a speed that is higher than the rated clock speed for that processor?
    • A. 

      Hyperdrive

    • B. 

      Turbo

    • C. 

      Overdrive

    • D. 

      Overclocking

  • 7. 
    Regarding USB devices, which of the following statements is true?
    • A. 

      Adding a USB device requires you to turn your computer off.

    • B. 

      Your computer does not need to be restarted in order to add a USB device.

    • C. 

      USB is a disappearing technology.

    • D. 

      USB devices can only be connected in large networks.

  • 8. 
    If you install an ATA/66 hard drive on a computer that is ATA/100 capable, what will happen?
    • A. 

      The computer will crash!

    • B. 

      The hard drive will function at the ATA/100 speed

    • C. 

      The hard drive will function at the ATA/66 speed

    • D. 

      The hard drive will not be recognized by the computer system.