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ITE Chapter 4 - SA

Shelby Alegrand
A technician is installing a new power supply in a computer. Which type of power connector should be used to connect to an ATX motherboard?
20-pin connector
Which two connectors are used to connect external peripherals? (Choose two.)
USB / PS/2
After a technician has assembled a new computer, it is necessary to configure the BIOS. At which point must a key be pressed to start the BIOS setup program?
during the POST
Which action is recommended to prevent the motherboard from contacting the metal base of the case?
Use standoffs to keep the motherboard above the metal base.
Which type of drive is installed in a 5.25-inch bay?
optical drive
When building a computer, which two components are normally installed in 3.5-inch drive bays? (Choose two.)
hard drive / floppy drive
A technician has just finished assembling a new computer. When the computer is powered up for the first time, the POST discovers a problem. How does the POST indicate the error?
It issues a number of short beeps.