Hardware and Systems Technology Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following violate the parameters of a byte?

Question 2 2. RAM is a type of volatile storage. This means that RAM _____.

Question 3 3. Which of the following does Bit stand for?

Question 4 4. Millie is a recording artist seeking to buy a device that processes audio output. Which device is she interested in?

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

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Question 6 6. 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 7 7. How is DRAM different from SRAM?

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

Question 9 9. Which of the following uses a hard drive we can't see to store data using an Internet connection?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT true about flash memory?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following best describes the CPU?

Question 12 12. Brenda needs a _____ in order to see images on her computer screen.

Question 13 13. Which of the following is a magnetic storage device?

Question 14 14. Select the statement that is true regarding RAM and hard drive.

Question 15 15. Phil's _____ designed keyboard offers a more natural typing position for his hands.

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Question 16 16. What is the main function of the motherboard?

Question 17 17. Into which main categories can storage devices be placed?

Question 18 18. Cursor placement and the click of a button sends a signal to a system. What device does this describe?

Question 19 19. Which hardware is used to input data signals to a computer by touching a monitor?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is used to store programs installed on a computer?

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Question 21 21. On what type of storage did the earliest forms of RAM rely on?

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

Question 23 23. _____ is used when computer programs are turned on. It is cleared once the machine is shut off.

Question 24 24. Which of these storage devices can hold the most data?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is the most current level of RAM category available to consumers?

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Question 26 26. A laser printer uses _____ and _____ to seal text and images onto paper.

Question 27 27. Where is the CPU specifically located?

Question 28 28. _____ is used to plug peripherals into the system unit.

Question 29 29. A _____ allows you to enter data into a computer in the form of text.

Question 30 30. ASCII lets your computer _____.

Hardware and Systems Technology 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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