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Hardware & Systems Technology Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is the most current level of RAM category available to consumers?

Question 2 2. What are some common input devices for a computer system?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is also known as volatile memory?

Question 4 4. Brenda needs a _____ in order to see images on her computer screen.

Question 5 5. What is typically considered the most important hardware element of a computer system?

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Question 6 6. What is the material that computer chips are made of?

Question 7 7. _____ is used to plug peripherals into the system unit.

Question 8 8. If Sheila wants to capture sound on her computer, she would need a _____.

Question 9 9. _____ is used to begin the start-up process for your computer.

Question 10 10. What category of LAN card do laptops typically sport?

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Question 11 11. Sanjay wants to purchase a new computer monitor that can handle his heavy gaming habit. Which of the following BEST fits his needs?

Question 12 12. In the context of video cards, GPU stand for?

Question 13 13. What does NIC stand for?

Question 14 14. What is the main function of the motherboard?

Question 15 15. _____ is used when computer programs are turned on. It is cleared once the machine is shut off.

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Question 16 16. Is it true or false that a computer system unit can be opened relatively easily to replace parts or install hardware upgrades?

Question 17 17. Modern day CPUs contain roughly how many transistors?

Question 18 18. What are the three general types of peripheral devices?

Question 19 19. Which statement about video cards is false?

Question 20 20. A CPU has built-in memory that it can access very quickly. This is called:

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Question 21 21. Is it true or false that computer system units are only made in a single standard size and color?

Question 22 22. Phil's _____ designed keyboard offers a more natural typing position for his hands.

Question 23 23. Which types of cooling mechanisms are commonly used in video cards?

Question 24 24. While the basic functions of a motherboard have not changed over time, what has changed?

Question 25 25. Where is the CPU is specifically located?

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Question 26 26. What are some of the key components of a video card?

Question 27 27. What is computer hardware?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is used to store programs installed on a computer?

Question 29 29. Which of the following best describes the CPU?

Question 30 30. Which device contains a network card?

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