Computer Hardware Quiz: Ultimate MCQ! Exam

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Computer Hardware Quiz: Ultimate MCQ! Exam

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    After installing a 32-bit Operating System a user has detected that his system only recognizes 3.5GB out of 8GB installed memory which of the following a true about 32-bit Operating Systems?
    • A. 

      A 32 bit Operating System can Address more than 4GB of ram once correct drivers are installed

    • B. 

      A 32 bit OS cannot address more than 4GB of memory.

    • C. 

      32 bit Systems has compatibility issues with modern CPU's and therefore dosen't address more than 4GB of RAM

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    Which of the following connector types is used with a floppy disk?
    • A. 

      P1 Connector

    • B. 

      24pin ATX power connector

    • C. 

      8 pin PCI-E 12V power connector

    • D. 

      Berg Connector

  • 3. 
    Matthew has just attached a ps2 keyboard into his computer System while it's on, he then attempts to input characters into notepad but no characters are displayed. Which of the following best states this problem.
    • A. 

      The keyboard is bad.

    • B. 

      Driver is not installed

    • C. 

      Mis-Configured Operating System

    • D. 

      Ps2 devices are not hot-swappable and therefore the system needs to be restarted.

  • 4. 
    You have bought a new Hard Disk that is enclosed in an anti-static bag. What is the reason for this?
    • A. 

      This prevents any liquid from entering which can cause damage to the hard disk

    • B. 

      The anti-static bag is used to prevent Electro Static Discharge (ESD) than can damage the Hard Disk.

    • C. 

      This keeps the Hard Disk New.

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    Which of the following below is the best way to clean dust from a PC?
    • A. 

      Use water to clean areas that are hard to reach.

    • B. 

      Use a wet cloth and wipe areas that are dirty.

    • C. 

      Use compressed air or an anti-static vaccum

    • D. 

      Use a brush.

  • 6. 
    What is the maximum bus width achieved with dual-channel mode?
    • A. 

      64Bits

    • B. 

      192Bits

    • C. 

      128Bits

    • D. 

      32Bits

  • 7. 
    What does the Acronym UEFI stand for?
    • A. 

      Unified extensible firmware interface

    • B. 

      Unified extended firmware interface

    • C. 

      Universal extension framework interface

    • D. 

      Uniform extended firmware interface

  • 8. 
    What is the difference between Solid State and mechanical HDD?
    • A. 

      SSD uses Moving parts and HDD uses non moving parts.

    • B. 

      SSD drives can hold more Data than an HDD.

    • C. 

      SSD Drives are faster and more likely to survive a fall compared to HDD.

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    You are an end-user support technician working at ABC, a customer calls and complains that her Screen displays the following "CMOS checksum error". which of the following can cause this?
    • A. 

      Bad motherboard.

    • B. 

      Insufficient RAM

    • C. 

      Bad CMOS battery.

    • D. 

      Hard disk need to be replaced.

  • 10. 
    What does the acronym CMOS stand for?
    • A. 

      Complementary Metal Oxidizing Semi Conductor.

    • B. 

      Complementary Material Oxide Semi Conductor

    • C. 

      Complementary Mechanical Oxide Semi Conduit

    • D. 

      Complementary Metal Oxide Semi Conductor

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