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Hardware and Systems Technology: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Cursor placement and the click of a button sends a signal to a system. What device does this describe?

Question 2 2. Where is the CPU specifically located?

Question 3 3. A binary digit is represented by _____.

Question 4 4. Which of the following uses a hard drive we can't see to store data using an Internet connection?

Question 5 5. There are _____ bits in a byte.

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Question 6 6. Which device uses a diode to emit lights through liquid crystal panels in order to project an image to the user?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is a magnetic storage device?

Question 8 8. Which hardware is used to input data signals to a computer by touching a monitor?

Question 9 9. You are a student with limited finances, and you want to purchase a printer for occasional use for your school assignments. Which type of printer would BEST suit your needs?

Question 10 10. Which of the following best describes the CPU?

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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. What is the main function of the motherboard?

Question 13 13. Brenda needs a _____ in order to see images on her computer screen.

Question 14 14. Which of the following is used to store programs installed on a computer?

Question 15 15. Which of these storage devices can hold the most data?

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Question 16 16. _____ is used when computer programs are turned on. It is cleared once the machine is shut off.

Question 17 17. Which of the following violate the parameters of a byte?

Question 18 18. Phil's _____ designed keyboard offers a more natural typing position for his hands.

Question 19 19. A laser printer uses _____ and _____ to seal text and images onto paper.

Question 20 20. Which of the following does Bit stand for?

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Question 21 21. _____ is used to plug peripherals into the system unit.

Question 22 22. _____ is used to begin the start-up process for your computer.

Question 23 23. Which of the following saves data by using a laser?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is the most current level of RAM category available to consumers?

Question 25 25. ASCII lets your computer _____.

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Question 26 26. If Sheila wants to capture sound on her computer, she would need a _____.

Question 27 27. A _____ allows you to enter data into a computer in the form of text.

Question 28 28. Into which main categories can storage devices be placed?

Question 29 29. Millie is a recording artist seeking to buy a device that processes audio output. Which device is she interested in?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is also known as volatile memory?

Hardware and Systems Technology: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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