IT Essentials - Chapters 1 To 10

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IT Essentials Quizzes & Trivia

Recap of IT Essentials chapters 1-10


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When you purchase a power supply, the power output is measured in which unit?
    • A. 

      Ohms

    • B. 

      Watts

    • C. 

      Hertz

    • D. 

      Mbps

    • E. 

      Amps

  • 2. 
    The size and layout of a computer case is called ____ ______.
  • 3. 
    Two types of disk management tools are..
    • A. 

      Firewall

    • B. 

      Antivirus

    • C. 

      Defrag

    • D. 

      Disk Cleanup

    • E. 

      Microsoft Word

  • 4. 
    Which recommendation should be followed first when a fire in the workplace is out of control.
    • A. 

      Try to use the elevators to get to the lowest floor faster

    • B. 

      Get out of the room or building and contact emergency services for help.

    • C. 

      Use the company water system to stop the fire from extending to other areas.

    • D. 

      Try to control the fire with proper extinguishers.

  • 5. 
    When mounting a motherboard in a computer case, what does the technician use to prevent the motherboard from touching the bottom of the case?
    • A. 

      Standoffs

    • B. 

      Ground-Fault Isolators

    • C. 

      Silicon Spray

    • D. 

      Grounding Straps

    • E. 

      Anti-Static Pads

  • 6. 
    When installing a CPU, _______ ________ will help maintain even contact and heat distribution between the CPU and heat sink.
  • 7. 
    The _____ ______ logs system, user and software errors which occur on the computer.
  • 8. 
    The ______ _______ displays all the devices that are configured on a computer.
  • 9. 
    Which open-source operating system is avilable on multiple hardware platforms?
    • A. 

      Windows XP

    • B. 

      Windows 2000

    • C. 

      Mac OS X

    • D. 

      Linux

    • E. 

      Windows 98

  • 10. 
    How can the command line be accessed in windows xp?
    • A. 

      Start > Run > Prompt

    • B. 

      Start > Run > Cmd

    • C. 

      Start > Control Panel > Prompt

    • D. 

      Start > All programs > Accessories > Terminal

    • E. 

      Start > Run > Terminal

  • 11. 
    Which power mode on a laptop is used to conserve power?
    • A. 

      Network

    • B. 

      Hibernate

    • C. 

      Active

    • D. 

      Conserve

    • E. 

      Restore

  • 12. 
    Which type of memory is used in laptops?
    • A. 

      DIMM

    • B. 

      RIMM

    • C. 

      SIMM

    • D. 

      SODIMM

  • 13. 
    The third step is the six step laser printing process is _______.
  • 14. 
    A newer type of PC card is called the PC ___________
  • 15. 
    The speed of a laser printer is measured in _____ ___ ______
  • 16. 
    What does DHCP mean?
    • A. 

      Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol

    • B. 

      Data Host Configuration Protocol

    • C. 

      Dual half-channel protocol

  • 17. 
    The internet is an example of which type of network?
    • A. 

      LAN

    • B. 

      SAN

    • C. 

      WAN

    • D. 

      WLAN

  • 18. 
    IEEE 802.11 is the standard that specifies connectivity to...
    • A. 

      Wireless Networks

    • B. 

      Ethernet

    • C. 

      Firewire

    • D. 

      LAN

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