Mac OS X V10.6 Support Essentials Test: Installation And Setup

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Mac OS X V10.6 Support Essentials Test: Installation And Setup

Installation and Setup


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  • 1. 
    What does UDF stand for?
  • 2. 
    What is one possible way of starting your Mac from the OS X Install DVD?
    • A. 

      Command-C

    • B. 

      Power-D

    • C. 

      Power-Command

    • D. 

      Power-C

  • 3. 
    What does POSIX stand for?
  • 4. 
    Power-Option is a keyboard shortcut that allows you to enter Startup Manager to select the installation DVD as the startup drive.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Which utility is NOT available on the Mac OS Install DVD?
    • A. 

      Disk Utility

    • B. 

      System Profiler

    • C. 

      Console

    • D. 

      Network Utility

    • E. 

      Firmware Password Utility

    • F. 

      Reset Password

    • G. 

      Terminal

    • H. 

      Restore System From Backup

  • 6. 
    The Startup Disk utility available on the Mac OS X Install DVD.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Which tool is used to inspect software and hardware settings on your Mac?  
    • A. 

      Disk Utility

    • B. 

      System Profiler

    • C. 

      Terminal

    • D. 

      Setup Assistant

  • 8. 
    The ______________  utility can select a Time Machine backup network or locally connected volume.
  • 9. 
    Mac OSX requires 10 GB of memory and 200 GB of free disk space.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Mac OS X installation requires __ GB of hard disk space and __ GB of memory.
  • 11. 
    SMC stands for ___________________________________.
  • 12. 
    EFI stands for ___________________________________.
  • 13. 
    You can install Mac OS X on the latest iMacs and MacBooks using a version 10.5 installation disc.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    The "Boot Rom Version" in System Profiler is in reference to which type of firmware?
    • A. 

      Rosetta

    • B. 

      SMC

    • C. 

      Serial-ATA

    • D. 

      EFI

  • 15. 
    What are the four steps for preparing for installation of Mac OS X v10.6?
    • A. 

      Backup all data

    • B. 

      Repartition drive for a single partition upgrade

    • C. 

      Verify application compatibility

    • D. 

      Check for firmware updates

    • E. 

      Document all software updates

    • F. 

      Document network settings

    • G. 

      Reset the firmware password

  • 16. 
    The ___________________________________ folder stores all applications that are incompatible with Mac OS X v10.6.
  • 17. 
    You can restore your Mac's firmware with a Firmware Restoration CD if a firmware update is improperly installed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    You can restore your Mac's firmware with a Firmware Restoration CD if a firmware update is improperly installed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    When installing a downloaded firmware update, you must complete which of the following steps?
    • A. 

      Provide an admin password and insert the Firmware Install CD.

    • B. 

      Provide an admin password, restart, hold the power button until you hear the tone.

    • C. 

      Shut down, wait for 5 seconds, press the Power button, hold the Option key until you hear the tone.

    • D. 

      Restart when prompted, log in as root user.

  • 20. 
    The ________________________ folder, located on the Mac OS X Install DVD, provides the latest information regarding known issues at the time the installation disc was created.
  • 21. 
    Mac OS X is supported by both GPT (GUID Partition Table) and MBR (Master Boot Record) Partition schemes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Which of the following statements are false?
    • A. 

      Mac OS X can be installed on an APM partition.

    • B. 

      Mac OS X can be installed on a volume formatted for Mac OS X Extended (Journaled).

    • C. 

      A partition that holds an existing Mac OS X system can be resized.

    • D. 

      Mac OS X can be installed on volumes formatted for Mac OS X Extended (Case Senstive, Journaled).

    • E. 

      Mac OS X can be installed on a GPT partition.

  • 23. 
    GPT stand for __________________.
  • 24. 
    APM stands for _____________________.
  • 25. 
    Which partition option matches the following pros and cons? --Pro: Most efficient use of space. --Con: Limits administrative flexibility
    • A. 

      Single Partition

    • B. 

      Multiple Partitions

  • 26. 
    You can configure a hard disk with a partition for Mac OS X, one for Windows XP Professional and one for Windows Vista.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 27. 
    Which of the following partition options matches the pros and cons below? --Pro: Allows you to have multiple operating systems and multiple storage locations. --Con: Very space inefficient (introducing underused volumes or volumes that run out of space too soon).
    • A. 

      Single Partition

    • B. 

      Multiple Partitions

  • 28. 
    AirPort connectivity is not available during Mac OSX setup.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 29. 
    Which utility can be used to gain access to the root user account?
    • A. 

      System Profiler

    • B. 

      Terminal

    • C. 

      Firmware Password Utility

    • D. 

      Reset Password

  • 30. 
    Which utility allows you to  set a password for entering alternate startup modes?
    • A. 

      Startup Disk

    • B. 

      Firmware Password Utility

    • C. 

      System Profiler

    • D. 

      Reset Password

  • 31. 
    The ________________ is the login you will use for all Apple online services.
  • 32. 
    You can use the Command-__ keyboard shortcut and then the ________ button to skip the registration screens in the ______________________________ tool.
  • 33. 
    The Command-Q keyboard shortcut can be used to skip any screen within the Setup Assistant tool.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 34. 
    The Connect to Mac OS X Server screen in Setup Assistant only appears if you have an active network connection.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 35. 
    You can only set up an initial local administrative user account from the Connect to Mac OS X Server screen in Setup Assistant.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 36. 
    Entering a password hint for the initial Mac OS X user account is required.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 37. 
    The Apple ________________ service is an annual subscription-based Internet service that automatically syncs information between your Mac, your iPhone and your iPod Touch.
  • 38. 
    The URL address for MobileMe accounts is www.____.com.
  • 39. 
    You can configure MobileMe settings during the Setup Assistant process and from the MobileMe preferences in System Preferences.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 40. 
    What is the last step of the Mac OS X Setup Assistant process?
    • A. 

      Registration Process

    • B. 

      Initial Account Creation

    • C. 

      Time Zone, Date and Time

    • D. 

      MobileMe Subscription

    • E. 

      Migration Assistant

    • F. 

      Network Settings

  • 41. 
    You must have an Internet connection in order to set your time zone via the Setup Assistant tool.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 42. 
    The ___________________________________ application is synonymous with the Control Panel tool in Windows.
  • 43. 
    The System Preferences application can be found in the ________________________ folder.
  • 44. 
    What are the four main categories of the System Preferences application?
    • A. 

      Local

    • B. 

      Personal

    • C. 

      Hardware

    • D. 

      Network

    • E. 

      Computer

    • F. 

      Internet & Wireless

    • G. 

      Security

    • H. 

      System

    • I. 

      Web

  • 45. 
    System Preferences only includes the Other category whenever there are 3rd-Party preference panes installed on your Mac.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 46. 
    Which System Preference category does the Security preference pane belong to?
    • A. 

      System

    • B. 

      Internet & Wireless

    • C. 

      Personal

    • D. 

      Accounts