A Plus Exam Part 1

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  • 1. 
    Which cooling system is used to cool the case, power supply, adapter cards, and CPUs?
    • A. 

      Heat Sink

    • B. 

      Fans

    • C. 

      Thermal Compound

    • D. 

      Liquid Cooling Systems

  • 2. 
    The component used to hold the processor in place with the help of clips and connecting the motherboard electrically to the processor, is known as____________
    • A. 

      Communication port

    • B. 

      Memory slot

    • C. 

      Processor sockets

    • D. 

      Chipset

  • 3. 
    Which one is NOT a type of bus?
    • A. 

      External

    • B. 

      Memory

    • C. 

      Data

    • D. 

      Address

  • 4. 
    Choose a DC voltage that power supply does NOT have?
    • A. 

      +3.3 volts

    • B. 

      +5 volts

    • C. 

      -3.3 volts

    • D. 

      -5 volts

  • 5. 
    Which device does the processor uses to interact with rest of the hardware?
    • A. 

      CMOS Battery

    • B. 

      Expansion slot

    • C. 

      Memory slot

    • D. 

      BIOS chip

  • 6. 
    System Lockup Errors can be best described as:
    • A. 

      System Lockup Error stop all processes and shut the system down without warning

    • B. 

      System Lockup Error is an error condition that causes the system or an application to stop responding to user input

    • C. 

      System Lock error occurs when an application is attempting to perform an action that Windows does not permit. Windows forces the application to close

    • D. 

      System Lockup Error is an error condition that occurs when you try to start an application that is not properly installed

  • 7. 
    What is the data transfer rate for IDE - ATA/2 PIO mode?
    • A. 

      3.3 Mbps

    • B. 

      5 Mbps

    • C. 

      8.3 Mbps

    • D. 

      1.3 Mbps

  • 8. 
    Which bus does the processor uses to communicate with other peripherals?
    • A. 

      Data bus

    • B. 

      System bus

    • C. 

      Address bus

    • D. 

      Memory bus

  • 9. 
    Which of the following computer case is generally used for Servers?
    • A. 

      Mid Tower case

    • B. 

      Desktop case

    • C. 

      Micro Tower case

    • D. 

      Full Tower case

  • 10. 
    What does DIMM stands for?
    • A. 

      Dual Interrupt Memory Module

    • B. 

      Dual Inverse Memory Module

    • C. 

      Dual Inline Memory Module

    • D. 

      Dual Interactive Memory Module

  • 11. 
    A device that translates digital signal of computers into analog signal, is known as?
    • A. 

      NIC

    • B. 

      Sound card

    • C. 

      Modem

    • D. 

      Display devices

  • 12. 
    The Ultra DMA transfers data in burst mode at a rate of 33.3 MB per second. What is the transfer rate of Ultra DMA 100 standard?
    • A. 

      33.3 Mbps

    • B. 

      66.6 Mbps

    • C. 

      100 Mbps

    • D. 

      333 Mbps

  • 13. 
    What is the full form of ATAPI?
    • A. 

      Advanced Technology Attachment Packing Interface

    • B. 

      Advanced Technology Attachment Packet Interface

    • C. 

      Advanced Technology Attachment Packet Interrupt

    • D. 

      Advanced Technology Attachment Packing Interrelate

  • 14. 
    Which one of the following ATA standards introduced SMART?
    • A. 

      ATA-1

    • B. 

      ATA-2

    • C. 

      ATA-3

    • D. 

      ATAPI

  • 15. 
    Port COM1 is a type of _____________________
    • A. 

      Parallel Port

    • B. 

      USB Port

    • C. 

      Serial Port

    • D. 

      PS/2 Port