XPS Dell Test: Hardest Trivia Quiz

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XPS Dell Test: Hardest Trivia Quiz

Final Exam for XPS Conversion Training


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What type of interface has both audio and video data?
    • A. 

      S/PDIF

    • B. 

      HDMI

    • C. 

      IEEE 1394 (FireWire)

    • D. 

      MIDI

  • 2. 
    What is the brand of memory being shipped in Dell XPS PCs that can be overclocked?
    • A. 

      Rambus

    • B. 

      Corsair

    • C. 

      Kingston

    • D. 

      Stark Industries

  • 3. 
    RAID stands for ________.
    • A. 

      Redundant Array of Installion Disks

    • B. 

      Redundant Array of Independent Disks

    • C. 

      Revolutionary Automated Intelligent Dorks

    • D. 

      Ravishing Alluring but Imbecile Dolls

  • 4. 
    For you to connect 2 or more ATI video cards in Crossfire configuration, you need the Crossfire dongle that is seated outside the chassis. On the other hand, for NVIDIA, what is the device that bridges 2 or more graphics cards in SLI configuration?
    • A. 

      SLI bridge

    • B. 

      SLI interconnector

    • C. 

      SLI dongle

    • D. 

      SLI juxtapositioner

  • 5. 
    We don't support customers in overclocking the video card's GPU settings and flashing the video BIOS primarily because: (select all possible answers)
    • A. 

      We will use a third party software in overclocking and flashing

    • B. 

      These processes cannot be done in real life

    • C. 

      It eats up unimaginable electric current, equal to the current produced by 10,000 electric eels

    • D. 

      These processes can incur permanent damage to the device

  • 6. 
    You can change the color of Custom External LEDs in Dell M1730 gaming portable by going to the BIOS, Custom External LEDs section. Give another way on how to change the color.
    • A. 

      Dell Quickset > LED Control tab

    • B. 

      Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Custom External LEDs

    • C. 

      Dell Quickset > Display Settings

    • D. 

      Control Panel > Custom External LEDs

  • 7. 
    What is the Microsoft-built in API (Application Programming Interface) that facilitates all of the multimedia applications?
    • A. 

      Director X

    • B. 

      Direct X

    • C. 

      Direct Y

    • D. 

      Direct Z

  • 8. 
    The IP address 127.0.0.1 which is used for diagnostic purposes is an example of ________.
    • A. 

      Static IP address

    • B. 

      Dynamic IP address

    • C. 

      Reserved IP address

    • D. 

      Class D IP address

  • 9. 
    What are the requirements to setup a basic hardware RAID configuration (RAID 0 or 1)?
    • A. 

      2 HDDs, RAID controller, RAID BIOS, RAID indexer

    • B. 

      2 HDDs, RAID controller, RAID BIOS

    • C. 

      2 HDDs, RAID controller, RAID BIOS, software-based RAID storage manager

    • D. 

      2 HDDs, RAID controller, RAID BIOS, AHCI/ATA emulator

  • 10. 
    How would you know if an array is degraded?
    • A. 

      By looking at system setup

    • B. 

      During startup, the RAID array is displayed

    • C. 

      By checking the drives physical connection

    • D. 

      You tap on F12

  • 11. 
    What are the two RAID technologies that we support?
    • A. 

      RAID 5 and RAID 0+1

    • B. 

      RAID 0 and RAID 5

    • C. 

      Spanning and RAID 1

    • D. 

      RAID 0 and RAID 1

  • 12. 
    RAID 1 is:
    • A. 

      Striping

    • B. 

      Mirroring

    • C. 

      Spanning

    • D. 

      JBOD

  • 13. 
    If you have an NVIDIA chipset, to access the RAID BIOS, you need to tap on:
    • A. 

      Ctrl + K

    • B. 

      Ctrl + I

    • C. 

      Ctrl + N

    • D. 

      Ctrl + F11

  • 14. 
    If you have an N network the ______ would be able to see and connect to the network.
    • A. 

      802.11g card

    • B. 

      802.11b card

    • C. 

      802.11a card

    • D. 

      802.11n card

  • 15. 
    What version of Media Direct is designed for Blu-Ray Technology? (select all that apply)
    • A. 

      3.0

    • B. 

      3.3

    • C. 

      3.5

    • D. 

      2.9

  • 16. 
    What BD Region does the Philippines belong to?
    • A. 

      NCR

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      3

  • 17. 
    Having a ________ that runs on a 10 Mbps transfer rate, will broadcast the whole 10 Mbps all throughout the ports:
    • A. 

      Hub

    • B. 

      Switch

    • C. 

      Router

    • D. 

      Patch Panel

  • 18. 
    What devices would allow a customer to setup LAN and connect to the internet? Choose the best answer.
    • A. 

      Hub

    • B. 

      Switch

    • C. 

      Router

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 19. 
    All of the items below are true except for one about Blu-Ray Technology.
    • A. 

      BD holds as much as 50GB for single layer

    • B. 

      BD requires 1GB of RAM

    • C. 

      BD has region assignments

    • D. 

      BD drives can read CD/DVD

  • 20. 
    XPS systems can be overclocked using:
    • A. 

      Rivatuner

    • B. 

      BIOS

    • C. 

      Intel Tune-Up

    • D. 

      RapidfireX

  • 21. 
    Media Center program requires the following devices except one:
    • A. 

      TV Tuner

    • B. 

      Remote Control

    • C. 

      IR Receiver

    • D. 

      Cable/Satelite Box

  • 22. 
    This card enhances the in game physics:
    • A. 

      SLI Card

    • B. 

      AGEIA PhysX

    • C. 

      Broadcom HD Card

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 23. 
    WPA security is best explained by:
    • A. 

      It uses a static key

    • B. 

      It uses dynamic key

    • C. 

      It uses hash keys to strengthen encryption

    • D. 

      It is less secure compared to WEP

  • 24. 
    What can be the problem if the customer cannot change the color of the keyboard backlight on the M1730?
    • A. 

      BIOS is not up to date

    • B. 

      XPS Quickset needs to be installed

    • C. 

      The backlight cannot be changed

    • D. 

      Replace the keyboard

  • 25. 
    All of the following are the advantages of the ATI TV Wonder except one:
    • A. 

      It can be used on a PCI slot

    • B. 

      Can be used by portable XPS systems

    • C. 

      Has support for coaxial input

    • D. 

      Provides TV tuning capabilities

  • 26. 
    This device provides acceleration of media encoding and media burning:
    • A. 

      OCUR

    • B. 

      Xcelerator

    • C. 

      SLI

    • D. 

      Crossfire

  • 27. 
    The H2Ceramic, or H2C™ cooling is a patent-pending technology that supports CPU overclocking present on the XPS™ 720 H2C Edition. It uses a unique _______ cooling process.
    • A. 

      Single-stage

    • B. 

      Two-stage

    • C. 

      Three-stage

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 28. 
    The NVIDIA® nTune™ software is utilized in overclocking Dell XPS systems. It is available for download from NVIDIA’s website and supported by Dell _______ .
    • A. 

      At all times, as long as customer uses XPS systems

    • B. 

      As long as L2 approves its support

    • C. 

      As long as customer demands assistance for it

    • D. 

      It is not supported by Dell at all

  • 29. 
    Creative Alchemy restores full audio functionality to older PC games when run on a Windows Vista PC that contains a Creative Labs sound card. Customer can get the list of supported games via _______ .
    • A. 

      Dell support site

    • B. 

      Creative Labs support site

    • C. 

      3rd-party tech sites

    • D. 

      Telephone

  • 30. 
    To achieve multi-channel audio output in PCs, which among the following components must be multi-channel as well?
    • A. 

      Audio card, surround speakers, media encoding

    • B. 

      Sound card coupled with audio enhancement suites such as SB Audigy HD

    • C. 

      3rd-party media player that supports multi-channel audio

    • D. 

      System requires sound card upgrade such as Creative SB X-Fi

  • 31. 
    On the average, one (1) HDTV movie requires how many optical discs compatible with XPS systems?
    • A. 

      Ten (10) single layer DVDs

    • B. 

      Four (4) dual-layer DVDs

    • C. 

      One (1) single-layer BD

    • D. 

      Three (3) single-layer HD-DVDs

  • 32. 
    Dell Wireless Printer Adapter (WPA) 3300 is required to achieve wireless printing via select Dell USB AIO printer such as the Dell Inkjet Printer All-in-One 968W.
    • A. 

      Yes, it is required

    • B. 

      Not at all

    • C. 

      Maybe. Why not?

    • D. 

      Not applicable

  • 33. 
    This technology improves graphics performance by splitting frames and alternate frame rendering.
    • A. 

      Overclocking

    • B. 

      SLI

    • C. 

      Intel Xtreme Edition

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 34. 
    For XPS queue, which among the following system storage configurations are not supported?
    • A. 

      Striping

    • B. 

      Spanning

    • C. 

      Mirroring

    • D. 

      Partitioning

  • 35. 
    When RAID 0 fails, which among the following recovery steps must be performed?
    • A. 

      Migrate the data from the volume to an external storage

    • B. 

      Run RAID BIOS and the Rebuild process will start automatically

    • C. 

      Replace any failing HDD, re-create the array and perform OSRI

    • D. 

      This T/S step is not supported under XPS queue

  • 36. 
    To test DirectSound API functionality in Windows XP and Vista, customer must run the _______ command via Run and Instant Search boxes, respectively.
    • A. 

      DXDIAGS32

    • B. 

      DXDIAGS64

    • C. 

      DXDIAG

    • D. 

      DIRECTX32