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  1. you have a floppy drive in your laptop's modular bay, and your laptop is on. what is the recommended first step in removing it so you can put a CD-Rom drive in instead?
    A) turn off the laptop
    B)use the Safely Remove Hardware icon to stop the device
    C) use Add/Remove hardware and Control Panel to remove the device
    D) use the latch on the underside of the laptop to release the drive, and pull gently
    B)use the Safely Remove Hardware icon to stop the device
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. which of the following is not a benefit of laptop design?
    A) portability
    B) increased performance
    C) desktop replacement
    D) higher-quality construction
    B) increased performance
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. Which of the follwoing must be true of BOIS-ACPI to work? (choose all that apply)/
    a) a BOIS must support ACPI
    b) You must be running windows 95
    c) the motherboard must support ACPI
    d) the processor must support ASPI
    • a) a BOIS must support AC
    • c) the motherboard must support ACPI
    • d) the processor must support ASPI
  4. which laptop input device was released with the IBM ThinkPad series of laptops?
    A) touchpad
    B) touchball
    C) touchpoint
    D) touchway
    C) touchpoint
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. which laptop accessory allows you to power your laptop from a car or airplane?
    A) battery converter
    B) AC adapter
    C) DC adapter
    D)automotive Wizard
    C) DC adapter
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. if the video on your laptop is not working, what should you do to troubleshoot it? (choose all that apply)?
    a) toggle the video function key.
    b) try using an external monitor
    c) remove the display unit and reattach it.
    d) Power the system off the back on.
    • a) toggle the video function key.
    • b) try using an external monitor
  7. __ is the fastest and most modern interface used as an expansion method for external peripherals like mice, web cams, scanners, printers, and so on and is popular on laptops and desktops alike.
    A) USB
    B) Parallel
    C) PS/2
    D) ATA
    C) PS/2
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. which kind of laptop was designed to look and function like a paper notebook?
    A) notebook PC
    B) paper PC
    C) clamshell PC
    D) tablet PC
    B) paper PC
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. which of the following power states consumes the least amount of power?
    A) S1
    B) G0
    C) S4
    D) S3
    C) S4
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. which type of PC Card is used most often for expansion devices like NICs, sound cards, and so on?
    A) type I
    B) type III
    C) type II
    D) type IV
    C) type II
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. which wireless IEEE standard operates on the 2.4GHz radio frequency and transmits data at a maximum of 11 Mbps?
    A) 802.11g
    B) 802.11c
    C) 802.11b
    D) 802.11e
    C) 802.11b
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. which would be the best thing to use to clean a laptop display?
    A) glass cleaner
    B) dry cloth
    C) abrasive cleaning powder
    D) LCD cleaner
    D) LCD cleaner
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. PCMCI expansion cards need which software in order to operate? ( select alll that apply)
    a) cardmember services
    b) card services
    c) Modem services
    d) socket services
    • b) card services
    • d) socket services
  14. what is the most important function of BIOS-ACPI?
    A) remove unused system components
    B) manage system power
    C) bootstrap the operating system
    D) detect system hardware
    B) manage system power
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. the process by which the processor slows down to conserve power is called ____?
    A) throttling
    B) cooling
    C) disengaging
    D) dropping
    A) throttling
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. the display on your laptop appears warped and fuzzy. you plug in an external monitor, and the image on it is fine. what is the most likely cause of the problem?
    A) the video driver
    B) the LCD display
    C) the motherboard
    D) the video card
    B) the LCD display
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. which of the following type of display has the best performance characteristics?
    A) dual matrix
    B) quad matrix
    C) active matrix
    D) passive matrix
    C) active matrix
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. which of the following video standards supports 1900X1200 resolution at a 16:10 aspect ratio?
    A) UXGA
    B) WUXGA
    C) SXGA+
    D) XGA
    B) WUXGA
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. which laptop input device is a flat surface that you can draw on with your finger to control the mouse pointer?
    A) touchball
    B) touchway
    C) touchpad
    D) touchpoint
    C) touchpad
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. which of the following memory types has the smallest form factor?
    A) MicroDIMM
    B) RIMM
    C) SoDIMM
    D) DIMM
    C) SoDIMM
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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