PC Hardware

PC Hardware

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published on May 07, 2010292 responses 7 4.3★ / 5

What is a monitor?

An input device
An output device
An input and output device

Which component is considered the "brain" of the computer?

The RAM
The HDD
The video card
CPU
The motherboard

What is the permanent memory built into computers called?

RAM
ROM
CPU
CD ROM
None of these

What does HDD stand for?

Holographic Disk Drive
High Density Drive
Head Down Display
Hard Disk Drive

What does RAM stand for?

Resource Allocation Memory
Random Access Machine
Random-Access Memory
Ready Access Memory

Where is the BIOS chip located?

On the video card
On the CPU
On the HDD
On the motherboard

What component uses a DVI port?

Video card
Motherboard
Sound card
Printer
Mouse
Modem

BIOS stands for "Basic Input/Output System"

True
false

How do you measure hard disk capacity?

GB
MHz
Mbps
V
X

Approximately how many bytes make one Megabyte

One hundred
One billion
One million
Ten millions

A microphone is considered an input device

true
false

Which of the following are NOT components of a regular PC?

Select the two correct answers
sound card
router
switch
printer

Which device is used to print text and images on paper?

scanner
printer
router
video card

Can computers have more than one CPU?

Yes
No

Can computers have more than one monitor?

Yes
No

Which of the following components are referred as optical?

Select the three correct answers
CD drives
DVD drives
HDD drives
Blu-ray drives
Floppy drives