IT And Tech Knowledge Quiz

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IT And Tech Knowledge Quiz

Are you a student looking for review questions to gauge how much you know about computers and information technology as a subject? The review quiz below is designed to do just that. Give it a try and see if you might need more quizzes or a tutor. Best of luck!


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

      Board Integrated Output System

    • B. 

      Basic Input Output System

    • C. 

      Board Intrusion Offense System

    • D. 

      Nothing BIOS is not an acronym

  • 2. 
    What is the protocol used for the majority of network/internet traffic?
    • A. 

      TCP/IP

    • B. 

      IPX/SPX

    • C. 

      OSX

    • D. 

      64-Bit

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Bus

    • B. 

      Star

    • C. 

      Mesh

    • D. 

      Ring

  • 4. 
    What registered jack is used to terminate the standard network patch cable?
    • A. 

      RJ-99

    • B. 

      RJ-2

    • C. 

      RJ-11

    • D. 

      RJ-45

  • 5. 
    In a simple home wired network what device would you use to provide more unmanaged/routed Ethernet ports?
    • A. 

      Switch

    • B. 

      Hub

    • C. 

      Router

    • D. 

      KVM

  • 6. 
    Which file extension is an image file?
    • A. 

      MPG

    • B. 

      JPG

    • C. 

      MA4

    • D. 

      MOV

  • 7. 
    What is a Codec most commonly used for?
    • A. 

      Decoding Passwords

    • B. 

      Decoding Audio/Video Stream

    • C. 

      Encrypting Data

    • D. 

      Saving Contact Information

  • 8. 
    Can 32-bit programs run on a 64-bit version of Windows 7?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 9. 
    RDP stands for?
    • A. 

      Removable Disk Placement

    • B. 

      Remote Desktop Protocol

    • C. 

      Right Desktop Placeholder

    • D. 

      Nothing RDP is not an acronym

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      Hardware

    • B. 

      Software

    • C. 

      Mostly Hardware

    • D. 

      Mostly Software

    • E. 

      Either Is Equally Possible

  • 11. 
    What tool do you use to analyze BSOD crashes?
    • A. 

      None Reinstall Windows

    • B. 

      Windbg

    • C. 

      Windows Error Reporting

    • D. 

      Norton

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 13. 
    What file is a Word 2007 or newer document?
    • A. 

      .xls

    • B. 

      .doc

    • C. 

      .rtf

    • D. 

      .dox

    • E. 

      .docx

  • 14. 
    If you wanted to add a user to a Domain where would you add them?
    • A. 

      Domain List

    • B. 

      Registry

    • C. 

      Active Directory

    • D. 

      Directory

  • 15. 
    If you can get to a website via direct IP but are unable to via web url what is most likely the problem?
    • A. 

      Website is down

    • B. 

      Computer network card is bad

    • C. 

      DNS problem

    • D. 

      Router has burnt out

  • 16. 
    What would you use to connect 2 sites to each other so they can access files/printers as if they were in the local building/location?
    • A. 

      VPN

    • B. 

      Tracert

    • C. 

      Ping

    • D. 

      CMD

  • 17. 
    What is SMART?
    • A. 

      Winning Jeopardy

    • B. 

      A hard drive diagnosis built into the drive

    • C. 

      A network routing technology

    • D. 

      Nothing

  • 18. 
    • A. 

      Random Access Inside Disks

    • B. 

      Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disks

    • C. 

      Reload Advanced Intel Device

    • D. 

      Relocate Array Inside Drive

  • 19. 
    What is the newest version of released server OS?
    • A. 

      Server 2008

    • B. 

      Server 2009

    • C. 

      Server 2010

    • D. 

      Server 2008 R2

    • E. 

      Server 2003

  • 20. 
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 21. 
    • A. 

      Leopard

    • B. 

      Snow Leopard

    • C. 

      Tiger

    • D. 

      Lion

    • E. 

      Cougar

  • 22. 
    4u is a indication of how _________________
    • A. 

      Tall a server is in a rack

    • B. 

      How many systems are in a rack

    • C. 

      How many CPUs are in a system

    • D. 

      Nothing

  • 23. 
    SAS stands for
    • A. 

      Special Array Storage

    • B. 

      Secret Area Storage

    • C. 

      Serial Attached Storage

    • D. 

      Super Access Speeds

  • 24. 
    SAS Drives are usually found in what type of systems?
    • A. 

      Desktops

    • B. 

      Notebooks

    • C. 

      Netbooks

    • D. 

      Servers

    • E. 

      Gaming systems

  • 25. 
    SATA is what?
    • A. 

      Hard Drive Interface

    • B. 

      Virus

    • C. 

      Anti-Virus

  • 26. 
    Alt+Prt Scr does what?
    • A. 

      Sends the current image to your printer

    • B. 

      Captures the active window to clipboard

    • C. 

      Sends file to your 2nd printer

    • D. 

      Captures the entire screen to the clipboard