Computer Hardware Basics Multiple Choice Questions

Computer Hardware Basics MCQs

Question 1.

From what location are the 1st computer instructions available on boot up?

A.

 ROM BIOS

B.

 CPU

C.

 boot.ini

D.

 CONFIG.SYS

E.

 None of the above

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided

Question 2.

What could cause a fixed disk error.

A.

 No-CD installed

B.

 bad ram

C.

 slow processor

D.

 Incorrect CMOS settings

E.

 None of the above

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided

Question 3.

Missing slot covers on a computer can cause?

A.

 over heat

B.

 power surges

C.

 EMI.

D.

 incomplete path for ESD

E.

 None of the above

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided

Question 4.

When installing PCI NICS you can check the IRQ availability by looking at

A.

 Dip switches

B.

 CONFIG.SYS

C.

 Jumper settings

D.

 Motherboard BIOS

E.

 None of the above

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided

Question 5.

With respect to a network interface card, the term 10/100 refers to

A.

 protocol speed

B.

 a fiber speed

C.

 megabits per seconds

D.

 minimum and maximum server speed

E.

 None of the above

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided