Quiz On Hardware And Software: Information Technology Essentials! Trivia

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Quiz On Hardware And Software: Information Technology Essentials! Trivia

This trivia Quiz is On Hardware and Software. It is an Information Technology Essentials quiz that every student should give a shot when they have finished learning about the basic components of a computer. Do you think you have what it takes to tackle it based on what you have learnt? Be sure to try it out once you have studied the chapter.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What color is the +3.3v lead?
    • A. 

      White

    • B. 

      Yellow

    • C. 

      Orange

    • D. 

      Green

    • E. 

      Red

  • 2. 
    Name a Socket 940 Processor?
  • 3. 
    Name a factor that is not considered when choosing a case?
    • A. 

      Size of the motherboard

    • B. 

      The apperance of the case

    • C. 

      Number of bays of drives

    • D. 

      Avaliable Space

  • 4. 
    Name a device that is normally integrated into the southbridge?
  • 5. 
    How many pins in a slot 1 processor?
  • 6. 
    If the ESD possibility is low then what are the conditions?
  • 7. 
    What is the first step of any PC Build?
  • 8. 
    Name a file system, other than FAT, FAT32, and NTFS that is supported by Windows XP.
  • 9. 
    Name an API.
  • 10. 
    In what year was Linux created?
  • 11. 
    What additional uses does a smartphone have over a PDA?
  • 12. 
    Select the types of batteries that are commonly used in Laptops.
    • A. 

      NiCd

    • B. 

      NiMH

    • C. 

      LiIon

    • D. 

      LiPo

  • 13. 
    I back up all of the files and folders that have been created or modified since the last normal or incremental backup. What am I?
  • 14. 
    What is the 5th step in the troubleshooting process?
  • 15. 
    Name the 2 modes that the IEEE1284 port uses?
    • A. 

      ECP

    • B. 

      ERP

    • C. 

      EPP

    • D. 

      EDF

    • E. 

      EPM

  • 16. 
    Where is the L1 cache located?
  • 17. 
    What does CPU Throttling actively modify?
    • A. 

      Power Comsumption

    • B. 

      Heat

    • C. 

      Clock Speed

  • 18. 
    What is the advantage of a thermal printer?
    • A. 

      Produces vabrant colour Prints

    • B. 

      Easy to use

    • C. 

      Longer life due to fewer moving parts

    • D. 

      High resolution

    • E. 

      Low cost

  • 19. 
    What topology is a 100base-tx?
    • A. 

      Bus

    • B. 

      Ring

    • C. 

      Star

    • D. 

      Mesh