Computer Hardware

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Hardware Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does RAM stand for?
    • A. 

      Random Action Methods

    • B. 

      Random Access Memory

    • C. 

      Record All Methods

    • D. 

      Random Access Megabyte

  • 2. 
    What is a hard drive?
  • 3. 
    What is a motherboard?
    • A. 

      A board your mother uses to fold your clothes

    • B. 

      A part of a surfboard

    • C. 

      A board that contains the computer's basic circuitry and components

    • D. 

      A board that makes the computer work

  • 4. 
    Which is correct from smallest to largest memory size?
    • A. 

      Gigabyte-Byte-Megabyte-Kilobyte-Bit

    • B. 

      Byte-Megabyte-Kilobyte-Bit-Gigabyte

    • C. 

      Bit-Byte-Megabyte-Kilobyte-Gigabyte

    • D. 

      Bit-Byte-Kilobyte-Megabyte-Gigabyte

  • 5. 
    What does a bit equal?
  • 6. 
    What is a peripheral?
  • 7. 
    Which of the following are all peripherals?
    • A. 

      Printers, cameras, external hard drive, motherboard

    • B. 

      Printers, cameras, external hard drive, mouse, hard drive

    • C. 

      Keyboard, printers, cameras, external hard drive, scanner

    • D. 

      Printers, cameras, external hard drive, tekephone

  • 8. 
    What type of network connection are you using now?
    • A. 

      LAN

    • B. 

      WAN

    • C. 

      MAN

    • D. 

      TAN

  • 9. 
    One uses an                 cable to connect to a LAN.
  • 10. 
    Microprocessor is synonomous with what other computer term? Explain why
    • A. 

      CPU

    • B. 

      Motherboard

    • C. 

      Ethernet

    • D. 

      PCI

  • 11. 
    What are some different types of modems?
  • 12. 
    The      was the first to use the Internet.
  • 13. 
    List at least 3 things you could not do without a sound card.
  • 14. 
    What does PCI stand for?
    • A. 

      Peripheral Component Interconnect

    • B. 

      Peripheral Component Interface

    • C. 

      Peripheral Composite Interconnect

    • D. 

      Possible Computer Interactive

  • 15. 
    What is the purpose of a heat sink on the computer?
  • 16. 
    What does ROM stand for? Can it be changed?
    • A. 

      Random Only Memory

    • B. 

      Read Only Motherboard

    • C. 

      Read Only Memory

    • D. 

      Read Only Modem