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Are you interested in becoming a computer technician? Do you know what a computer technician does? You must know that a computer technician repairs and supports computers and servers. His responsibilities may extend to creating or designing new hardware, installing, updating software packages, and establishing and maintaining networks. Computer technicians work in a plethora of settings, including both public and private sectors. Do you think you have what it takes to become a computer technician? Take this quiz and see if you are a computer whiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    • A.

      CMOS - Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor

    • B.

      BIOS - Basic Input / Output System

    • C.

      Winbond

    Correct Answer
    A. CMOS - Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor
  • 2. 

    Two types of computer in the world Cloned and _ _ _ _ _ _ _

    Correct Answer
    branded, Branded
    Explanation
    The given correct answer is "branded, Branded". This suggests that there are two types of computers in the world: cloned and branded. The term "cloned" refers to computers that are replicated or copied from existing models, while "branded" refers to computers that are manufactured by well-known and recognized companies. These branded computers are typically considered to be of higher quality and come with warranties and customer support.

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  • 3. 

    The three core aspects of computer technology: Hardware, software, and _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

    Correct Answer
    peopleware, Peopleware
    Explanation
    The three core aspects of computer technology are hardware, software, and peopleware. Peopleware refers to the human component of computer technology, including the individuals who design, develop, and use the hardware and software. It encompasses the skills, knowledge, and expertise of the people involved in the creation and utilization of computer technology. Peopleware is crucial for the successful implementation and operation of computer systems, as it involves the understanding of user needs, effective communication, teamwork, and problem-solving abilities.

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  • 4. 

    What is Peopleware?

    • A.

      Software is a general term for the various kinds of programs used to operate computers and related devices.

    • B.

      Is the physical aspect of computers, telecommunications, and other devices. Ex. Motherboard

    • C.

      Can refer to anything that has to do with the role of people in the development or use of computer software and hardware systems.

    Correct Answer
    C. Can refer to anything that has to do with the role of people in the development or use of computer software and hardware systems.
    Explanation
    Peopleware refers to anything that involves the role of people in the development or use of computer software and hardware systems. It encompasses the human aspect of technology, including the management, communication, teamwork, and organizational factors that influence the success of software projects. Peopleware recognizes the importance of people and their interactions in the software development process, highlighting the need for effective collaboration, motivation, and support to achieve optimal results.

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  • 5. 

    What is Hardware?

    • A.

      Is the physical aspect of computers, telecommunications, and other devices. Ex. Motherboard

    • B.

      Can refer to anything that has to do with the role of people in the development or use of computer software and hardware systems.

    • C.

      Software is a general term for the various kinds of programs used to operate computers and related devices.

    Correct Answer
    A. Is the physical aspect of computers, telecommunications, and other devices. Ex. Motherboard
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Is the physical aspect of computers, telecommunications, and other devices. Ex. Motherboard." This answer accurately describes hardware as the physical components of computers, telecommunications devices, and other devices. It provides an example of a hardware component, the motherboard, which is a key component in a computer system.

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  • 6. 

    • A.

      256mb DDR1 400mhz Memory For Desktop Computer

    • B.

      256mb DDR2 400mhz Memory For Desktop Computer

    • C.

      256mb DDR1 400mhz Memory For Laptop Computer

    Correct Answer
    A. 256mb DDR1 400mhz Memory For Desktop Computer
  • 7. 

    Whis is not in the list.

    • A.

      EDO and SDR

    • B.

      SDR

    Correct Answer
    A. EDO and SDR
    Explanation
    The given list consists of two items, "EDO and SDR" and "SDR". The correct answer is "EDO and SDR" because it is the only option that is not present in the list.

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  • 8. 

    What troubleshooting you need to do if you hear a long beep on your computer?

    • A.

      I think the problem is the motherboard, so i remove the memory, clean the eraser pencil and insert it again, then if the same happening then i will be new one.

    • B.

      I think the problem is video card, so i remove the memory, clean the eraser pencil and insert it again, then if the same happening then i will be new one.

    • C.

      I think the problem is the sound card, so i remove the memory, clean the eraser pencil and insert it again, then if the same happening then i will be new one.

    • D.

      I think the problem is the TV Tuner Card, so i remove the memory, clean the eraser pencil and insert it again, then if the same happening then i will be new one.

    • E.

      I think the problem is the memory, so i remove the memory, clean the eraser pencil and insert it again, then if the same happening then i will be new one.

    Correct Answer
    E. I think the problem is the memory, so i remove the memory, clean the eraser pencil and insert it again, then if the same happening then i will be new one.
    Explanation
    If you hear a long beep on your computer, it is likely that there is a problem with the memory. The suggested troubleshooting steps involve removing the memory, cleaning it with an eraser pencil, and reinserting it. If the issue persists, it may be necessary to replace the memory with a new one.

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  • 9. 

    If you want to install windows 2000, what would be the first priority to bootup?

    • A.

      CD Rom

    • B.

      DVD Rom

    • C.

      DVD Writer

    • D.

      DVD Combo Drive

    • E.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    E. All of the above
    Explanation
    The first priority to boot up when installing Windows 2000 would be any of the options mentioned: CD Rom, DVD Rom, DVD Writer, or DVD Combo Drive. This means that any of these devices can be used to boot up the installation process for Windows 2000.

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  • 10. 

    Microsoft Office is a software that includes a diff. an application such as MSExcel, MSpowerpoint, MSaccess, MSoutlook, and MS_ _ _ _

    Correct Answer
    word
    Word
    Explanation
    The missing word in the question is "Word". Microsoft Office is a software suite that includes various applications such as MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Access, MS Outlook, and MS Word. Word is a word processing application that allows users to create, edit, and format documents. It is one of the most widely used applications in the Microsoft Office suite.

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  • 11. 

    Epson is a kind of _____

    • A.

      Printer

    • B.

      Scanner

    • C.

      Webcam

    • D.

      Ipod

    • E.

      Mp4

    Correct Answer
    A. Printer
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Printer" because Epson is a well-known brand that specializes in manufacturing printers.

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  • 12. 

    If you want to install windows 2000, XP, or Vista, what would be the format system that you need to create?

    • A.

      FAT32

    • B.

      FAT

    • C.

      NTFS

    Correct Answer
    C. NTFS
    Explanation
    When installing Windows 2000, XP, or Vista, the format system that needs to be created is NTFS. NTFS (New Technology File System) is the preferred file system for modern versions of Windows as it offers improved security, reliability, and support for larger file sizes and partitions compared to FAT32. It also supports features like file and folder permissions, encryption, and compression, making it a more advanced and suitable choice for installing these operating systems.

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  • 13. 

    Flash drive, Floppy disk, blank CD also known as _______

    • A.

      Storage

    • B.

      Garage Sales

    • C.

      Starex

    Correct Answer
    A. Storage
    Explanation
    The question is asking for the term that is used to refer to a flash drive, floppy disk, and blank CD. The correct answer is "Storage" because all of these devices are used for storing data.

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  • 14. 

    What is the latest version of Microsoft windows?

    • A.

      Windows 98

    • B.

      Windows 2000

    • C.

      Windows XP

    • D.

      Windows Vista

    • E.

      Windows 7

    Correct Answer
    E. Windows 7
    Explanation
    The latest version of Microsoft Windows is Windows 7. This version was released after Windows Vista and before Windows 8. It introduced several new features and improvements compared to its predecessor, including a redesigned taskbar, improved performance, and enhanced security measures. Windows 7 was well-received by users and became one of the most popular operating systems by Microsoft.

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  • 15. 

    AMD Sempron 2.8ghz chips is a kind of?

    Correct Answer
    processor
    Processor
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "processor". The question asks for the type of AMD Sempron 2.8ghz chips, and the answer is that it is a processor. This means that the AMD Sempron 2.8ghz chips are a type of processor.

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  • 16. 

    If you have 2 IDE hard disk, and 1 IDE CDROM on your CPU then you want to place another 1 IDE hard drive for backup purposes. What would be the setting of a new hard drive? 1st Hard Disk - Primary Master - With Jumper Pin 2nd Hard Disk - Primary Slave - Without Jumper Pin 3rd CDrom - Seconday Master - With Jumper Pin And the last one is _______________________

    Correct Answer
    Hard Disk - Secondary Slave - Without Jumper Pin
    Hard Disk Secondary Slave Without Jumper Pin
    Explanation
    The last one would be the new hard drive for backup purposes. It should be set as the Secondary Slave and without a jumper pin. This configuration allows the new hard drive to be recognized by the computer as the fourth storage device, separate from the existing hard drives and CDROM. By not using a jumper pin, it ensures that the new hard drive does not conflict with the settings of the other devices.

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  • 17. 

    I bought a second-hand USB printer and USB scanner last month, but when I try to connect them on my computer it wouldn’t work and until now I haven’t been able to use it. Can you repair my computer and aside from that, I have a question. Some of my friends said to me that I need to download the driver to make work it again the two devices. Can you do that for me and i will pay you $100.

    • A.

      All we need to do is to download the drivers and install on your computer.

    • B.

      I don't know why to say goodbye.

    • C.

      Hmm! Sleep

    Correct Answer
    A. All we need to do is to download the drivers and install on your computer.
    Explanation
    The correct answer explains that the solution to the problem is to download the drivers for the USB printer and scanner and install them on the computer. This suggests that the computer is missing the necessary software to recognize and communicate with the devices, which is why they are not working. By downloading and installing the drivers, the computer will be able to properly connect and utilize the printer and scanner.

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  • 18. 

    What software is used to remove worm trojan on a computer?

    • A.

      AntiVirus

    • B.

      AntiTetano

    • C.

      AntiCurruption

    • D.

      AntiFungi

    Correct Answer
    A. AntiVirus
    Explanation
    The correct answer is AntiVirus because it is a software specifically designed to detect, prevent, and remove various types of malware, including worms and trojans, from a computer. It scans the system for any malicious code, quarantines or deletes infected files, and provides real-time protection against future threats. AntiTetano, AntiCorruption, and AntiFungi are not relevant in this context as they are not designed to address computer viruses or malware.

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  • 19. 

    How do you open Diagnostic Tools Fill in the blank: Click Start Button> Run> then type _ _ _ _ _ _

    Correct Answer
    dxdiag
    Explanation
    To open Diagnostic Tools, you need to click the Start Button, then go to Run, and type "dxdiag". This will launch the DirectX Diagnostic Tool, which provides information about your computer's hardware and software components.

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  • 20. 

    Identify what kind of computer shows on this picture.

    • A.

      Intel Pentium Dual Core CPU 3ghz

    • B.

      Intel Pentium 4 CPU 3ghz

    • C.

      Intel Pentium III

    Correct Answer
    A. Intel Pentium Dual Core CPU 3ghz
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Intel Pentium Dual Core CPU 3ghz. This can be determined by analyzing the information provided in the question. The picture shows a computer, and the answer options list different types of Intel processors. Among the options, the Intel Pentium Dual Core CPU 3ghz is the most likely choice based on its compatibility with modern computers and the fact that dual-core processors are commonly used in today's systems.

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  • 21. 

    This tools report information details about the DirectX components and drivers installed on you system.

    • A.

      Msconfig

    • B.

      Dxdiag

    • C.

      Ipconfig

    Correct Answer
    B. Dxdiag
    Explanation
    The correct answer is dxdiag. Dxdiag is a tool that provides detailed information about the DirectX components and drivers installed on a system. It allows users to diagnose and troubleshoot any issues related to DirectX, such as outdated drivers or compatibility problems. By running dxdiag, users can gather information about their graphics card, sound card, and other DirectX components, which can be helpful in determining if their system meets the requirements for specific games or applications.

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  • 22. 

    How to installed 1,500 collections of new fonts on your computer.Attention: 2 answers in this question.

    • A.

      Go to home and watching TV.

    • B.

      Go to bed and sleep.

    • C.

      Go to windows xp and turn off.

    • D.

      Go to c:\windows folder and open the fonts folder and paste the new collections of fonts.

    • E.

      Go to Control Panel Applets click fonts icon and paste the new collections of fonts.

    Correct Answer(s)
    D. Go to c:\windows folder and open the fonts folder and paste the new collections of fonts.
    E. Go to Control Panel Applets click fonts icon and paste the new collections of fonts.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is to go to the c:\windows folder and open the fonts folder and paste the new collections of fonts, as well as to go to Control Panel Applets, click the fonts icon, and paste the new collections of fonts. These steps explain how to install 1,500 collections of new fonts on your computer by accessing the fonts folder in the windows directory and using the Control Panel Applets to add the fonts.

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  • 23. 

    How to open Disk Management.

    • A.

      On a desktop Right Click MY COMPUTER> MANAGE> DISK MANAGEMENT

    • B.

      On a desktop Right Click MY COMPUTER> PROPERTIES> DISK MANAGEMENT

    • C.

      On a desktop Right Click MY COMPUTER> PROPERTIES> HARDWARE> DEVICE MANAGER

    Correct Answer
    A. On a desktop Right Click MY COMPUTER> MANAGE> DISK MANAGEMENT
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "On a desktop Right Click MY COMPUTER> MANAGE> DISK MANAGEMENT". This is because Disk Management is a feature in the Windows operating system that allows users to manage their hard drives and storage devices. By right-clicking on "My Computer" and selecting "Manage," users can access the Computer Management window, where Disk Management is located. From there, they can view and manage their disk partitions, format disks, assign drive letters, and perform other disk-related tasks.

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