Printer Knowledge

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Printer Quizzes & Trivia

This is a quiz that tests knowledge of printers,for the 220-601 exam. it has questions on printers,the laser printing process,and troubleshooting


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  • 1. 
    Bob is taking up digital photography ,and he wants a printer that enable him to print his photos,with the best results.What printer would you recommend?
    • A. 

      Dot matrix

    • B. 

      Laser

    • C. 

      Dye Sublimation

    • D. 

      Impact

  • 2. 
    What printer PORT do most printers use today?
    • A. 

      Serial

    • B. 

      Parallel

    • C. 

      USB

    • D. 

      Firewire

  • 3. 
    Thermal wax printers use ------------ to put the image onto the paper?
    • A. 

      Laser

    • B. 

      Thermal

    • C. 

      Fuse

    • D. 

      Wax

  • 4. 
    Which type of printer can produce continuos tone?
    • A. 

      Impact

    • B. 

      Inkjet

    • C. 

      Dye sublimation

    • D. 

      DIRECT THERMAL

  • 5. 
    Which of the following about laser printers is true?
    • A. 

      Laser printers do not print colour

    • B. 

      All laser printers use lasers

    • C. 

      The transfer corona can be cleaned with a cotton swab and rubbing alcohol

    • D. 

      Replacing the toner cartridge when the laser printer is powered on can be dangerous

  • 6. 
    What connectors are on the ends of an IEEE 1284 parallel printer cable? choose two
    • A. 

      DB 25

    • B. 

      DB36

    • C. 

      25 PIN CENTRONICS

    • D. 

      36 PIN CENTRONICS

  • 7. 
    The resolution of a printer is measured in?
    • A. 

      Dots per inch (DPI)

    • B. 

      Dots per minute(DPM)

    • C. 

      Pages per inch (PPI)

    • D. 

      Pages per minute (PPM)

  • 8. 
    What is the approximate maximum data transfer rate of a standard parallel port?
    • A. 

      50Kbps

    • B. 

      100 Kbps

    • C. 

      150Kbps

    • D. 

      200 Kbps

  • 9. 
    Deborah in accounting needs to print receipts in duplicate.The white copy stays with accounting and the pink copy goes to the customer.What type of printer should you install?
    • A. 

      Impact

    • B. 

      Inkjet

    • C. 

      Laserjet

    • D. 

      Thermal Wax Transfer

  • 10. 
    What is the maximum length suported by IEEE 1284 compliant cabling?
    • A. 

      6 FEET

    • B. 

      10 FEET

    • C. 

      15 FEET

    • D. 

      32 FEET

  • 11. 
    Which printer description language was developed by Hewlett packard?
    • A. 

      GDI

    • B. 

      PCI

    • C. 

      PCL

    • D. 

      Postcript

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is NOT a printer language?
    • A. 

      ASCII

    • B. 

      Hexcode

    • C. 

      PCL

    • D. 

      Postcript

  • 13. 
    What printers create an image on paper by physically striking an ink ribbon against the papers surface?
    • A. 

      Inkjet

    • B. 

      Laser

    • C. 

      Impact

    • D. 

      Thermal

  • 14. 
    What is responsible for cleaning the photosenstive drum of electrical charge?
    • A. 

      Static

    • B. 

      Static charge eliminator

    • C. 

      Charger

    • D. 

      Swab

  • 15. 
    What part of the laser printing process is a laser used?
    • A. 

      Charge

    • B. 

      Fuse

    • C. 

      Tone

    • D. 

      Writing

  • 16. 
    Wilson is complaining that nothing comes out of his printer,when he presses print,he clicks on print,but nothings happening,the printer is switched on,and connected,what should he check first?
    • A. 

      Paper tray

    • B. 

      Print spooler

    • C. 

      Printer

    • D. 

      Connectivity

  • 17. 
    If a spot appears on every page,in the same place,what could be at fault?
    • A. 

      Laser

    • B. 

      Toner

    • C. 

      Fuser

    • D. 

      Drum

  • 18. 
    Sheila complains that vetical white lines are usually appearing on sheets of paper ,when she prints,what could be the problem?
    • A. 

      Clogged Fuser

    • B. 

      Clogged Printer rollers

    • C. 

      Clogged toner

    • D. 

      Clogged Drum