Hardware and Systems Technology: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Where is the CPU specifically located?

Question 2 2. Which of the following saves data by using a laser?

Question 3 3. Millie is a recording artist seeking to buy a device that processes audio output. Which device is she interested in?

Question 4 4. A laser printer uses _____ and _____ to seal text and images onto paper.

Question 5 5. Which of the following best describes the CPU?

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Question 6 6. A _____ allows you to enter data into a computer in the form of text.

Question 7 7. There are _____ bits in a byte.

Question 8 8. Which of the following is the most current level of RAM category available to consumers?

Question 9 9. Which device uses a diode to emit lights through liquid crystal panels in order to project an image to the user?

Question 10 10. Which main categories can storage devices be placed?

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Question 11 11. Phil's _____ designed keyboard offers a more natural typing position for his hands.

Question 12 12. _____ is used to plug peripherals into the system unit.

Question 13 13. Which of the following is used to store programs installed on a computer?

Question 14 14. If Sheila wants to capture sound on her computer, she would need a _____.

Question 15 15. Cursor placement and the click of a button sends a signal to a system. What device does this describe?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following uses a hard drive we can't see to store data using an Internet connection?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is also known as volatile memory?

Question 18 18. Which of the following does Bit stand for?

Question 19 19. ASCII lets your computer _____.

Question 20 20. Which of these storage devices can hold the most data?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following violate the parameters of a byte?

Question 22 22. A binary digit is represented by _____.

Question 23 23. Which of the following is a magnetic storage device?

Question 24 24. _____ is used when computer programs are turned on. It is cleared once the machine is shut off.

Question 25 25. Brenda needs a _____ in order to see images on her computer screen.

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Question 26 26. _____ is used to begin the start-up process for your computer.

Question 27 27. Which hardware is used to input data signals to a computer by touching a monitor?

Question 28 28. 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 29 29. What is the main function of the motherboard?

Question 30 30. Sanjay wants to purchase a new computer monitor that can handle his heavy gaming habit. Which of the following BEST fits his needs?

Hardware and Systems Technology: Tutoring Solution 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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