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ACMT Study Guide
50 Percent
The edges of the logic board
Battery, keyboard, trackpad, microphon…
Roof alignment tool
William would like to store his MacBook Air (13-inch, Mid 201…
You are replacing a logic board in a Mac Mini. Which of the f…
A replacement MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012) and MacBook Pro…
When replacing the Mac Pro (Late 2013) roof, which of the fol…
50 Percent
William would like to store his MacBook Air (13-inch, Mid 201…
The edges of the logic board
You are replacing a logic board in a Mac Mini. Which of the f…
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Combined ACMT Questions- Exam Study Guide
Explain Firmware?
Explain Software?
How is Software Released?
Explain Application Software
Firmware is a combination of software and hardware. A compute…
Software is data (information), made up of instructions used…
Apple releases system software online or through retail outle…
Application software processes data for a user.
Explain Firmware?
Firmware is a combination of software and hardware. A compute…
Explain Software?
Software is data (information), made up of instructions used…
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Hardware Study Guide
motherboard
mouse
keyboard
printer
The main printed circuit board (PCB) found in computers and o…
a pointing device that detects two-dimensional motion relativ…
a typewriter-style device, which uses an arrangement of butto…
a peripheral which makes a persistent human readable represen…
motherboard
The main printed circuit board (PCB) found in computers and o…
mouse
a pointing device that detects two-dimensional motion relativ…
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hardware study guide
ram memory
motherboard
flash drive
video card
data in current use are kept so that they can be quickly reac…
circuit board containing the principal components of a comput…
small electronic device containing flash memory that is used…
circuit board controlling output to a display screen
ram memory
data in current use are kept so that they can be quickly reac…
motherboard
circuit board containing the principal components of a comput…
10 terms
Hardware Study Guide
What piece of hardware do you need to…
What is an output device
What is an input device
What are ports
the modern.
inkjet printer and monitor.
computer mouse and keyboard.
connect different kinds of external USB devices.
What piece of hardware do you need to…
the modern.
What is an output device
inkjet printer and monitor.
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Hardware Study Guide
Computer Hardware
Internal Hardware
External Hardware
Two State system or Binary system
physical parts of a computer and related devices, anything yo…
components
peripherals
Characters represented by 0's (off) and 1's (on)
Computer Hardware
physical parts of a computer and related devices, anything yo…
Internal Hardware
components
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Hardware terms study guide
accessories
application software
bit
byte
small applications often known as applets that are part of al…
necessary to get the computer to work for you; programs
binary digit; the computer is based on the binary system:... dec…
8 bits
accessories
small applications often known as applets that are part of al…
application software
necessary to get the computer to work for you; programs
15 terms
hardware study guide
• Network Card
• System Unit
Moore's Law
CPU- Central Processing Unit
piece of hardware do you need to connect to a network
case that holds the internal components of a PC
• the speed of the processor will double every two-three years
hardware is considered the "brain" of the computer
• Network Card
piece of hardware do you need to connect to a network
• System Unit
case that holds the internal components of a PC
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Hardware Study Guide
what is piece of hardware do you need…
what is the case that holds the intern…
were is the power supply located
What type of memory is needed to boot-…
modem
motherboard
motherboard
rom
what is piece of hardware do you need…
modem
what is the case that holds the intern…
motherboard
Hardware Study Guide
Motherboard
CPU
RAM
Hard drive
is the computer's main circuit board.
It is sometimes called the brain of the computer, and its job…
is your system's short-term memory
is where your software, documents, and other files are stored.
Motherboard
is the computer's main circuit board.
CPU
It is sometimes called the brain of the computer, and its job…
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Hardware Study Guide
ROUTER
RAM MEMORY
ROM MEMORY
MOTHERBOARD
A DEVICE THAT FORWARDS DATA PACKETS BETWEEN NETWORKS OFTEN AS…
Is the place in a computer where the operating system, applic…
Once data has been written onto a ROM chip, it cannot be remo…
a printed circuit board containing the principal components o…
ROUTER
A DEVICE THAT FORWARDS DATA PACKETS BETWEEN NETWORKS OFTEN AS…
RAM MEMORY
Is the place in a computer where the operating system, applic…
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Hardware Study Guide
motherboard
mouse
keyboard
printer
The main printed circuit board (PCB) found in computers and o…
a pointing device that detects two-dimensional motion relativ…
a typewriter-style device, which uses an arrangement of butto…
a peripheral which makes a persistent human readable represen…
motherboard
The main printed circuit board (PCB) found in computers and o…
mouse
a pointing device that detects two-dimensional motion relativ…
IS Hardware Study Guide
personal computers
workstations
servers
mainframe
desktop... tablet (no keyboard, touchscreen) ... laptop... ultrabook (…
more powerful mathematics and graphics capability
optimized to support a network... --sharing files, managing data…
-large capacity, high performance, high price (six figs)... -des…
personal computers
desktop... tablet (no keyboard, touchscreen) ... laptop... ultrabook (…
workstations
more powerful mathematics and graphics capability
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IS Hardware Study Guide
Moore's Law
Jamming more transistors into a smalle…
CPU
RAM
The number of transistors per square inch on an integrated ch…
allows a computer to store and process more data faster at a…
Central processing unit
Random Access Memory... A key determinant of performance... Closely…
Moore's Law
The number of transistors per square inch on an integrated ch…
Jamming more transistors into a smalle…
allows a computer to store and process more data faster at a…
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Hardware/Software study guide
System unit
CD-ROM
CD-RW
peripheral
a computer case that contains the CPU, power supply, memory,…
compact disc-read-only memory
compact disc-rewritable
a device that operates separately from the CPU and is connect…
System unit
a computer case that contains the CPU, power supply, memory,…
CD-ROM
compact disc-read-only memory
28 terms
Hardware Study Guide
What piece of hardware do you need to…
The case that holds the internal compo…
What is an output device? Give 2 examp…
What is an input device? Give 2 examples
Computer
System unit
device that receives information from the processor in
device that enables information to be passed into the compute…
What piece of hardware do you need to…
Computer
The case that holds the internal compo…
System unit
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Hardware study guide
What piece of hardware do you need to…
The case that holds the internal compo…
What is a peripheral device?
What is an output device?
Modem
Computer hardware
A computer mouse or keyboard that connects with the computer
A device that receives information from the processor in the…
What piece of hardware do you need to…
Modem
The case that holds the internal compo…
Computer hardware
28 terms
Hardware Study Guide
What piece of hardware do you need to…
The case that holds the internal compo…
What is a peripheral device?
What is an output device?
Modem... Router... Network Card
Motherboard
A peripheral device is generally defined as any auxiliary dev…
An output device is any piece of computer hardware equipment…
What piece of hardware do you need to…
Modem... Router... Network Card
The case that holds the internal compo…
Motherboard
59 terms
ITGS Hardware study guide
Uptime
UPC
USB
Uninterruptible Power Supply
How long a computer has been running since last restart
Universal Product Code. A type of barcode
Universal Serial Bus. Used to connect mice, keyboards, flash…
Backup power system which powers a computer in the event of e…
Uptime
How long a computer has been running since last restart
UPC
Universal Product Code. A type of barcode
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hardware study guide quiz
1. What piece of hardware do you need…
2. The case that holds the internal co…
3. What is a peripheral device?
4. What is an output device? Give 2 ex…
modem
motherboard
Is generally defined as any auxiliary device such as a comput…
is any piece of computer hardware equipment used to communica…
1. What piece of hardware do you need…
modem
2. The case that holds the internal co…
motherboard
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Hardware Study Guide
1. What piece of hardware do you need…
2. The case that holds the internal co…
a peripheral device
an output device
...
...
...
...
1. What piece of hardware do you need…
...
2. The case that holds the internal co…
...
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Hardware/Software Study Guide
Hardware
Software
Case
Peripheral
The physical components that make up the machine and its rela…
A collection of instructions and code that tells the computer…
Outer hardware that contains the power button; houses all imp…
An auxiliary device that connects to and works with a computer
Hardware
The physical components that make up the machine and its rela…
Software
A collection of instructions and code that tells the computer…
28 terms
Hardware study guide
What piece of hardware do you need to…
The case that holds the internal compo…
What is a peripheral device
What is an output device? Give 2 examp…
To be able to connect to a network you need a modem
The case that holds the internal components of a pc is called…
A peripheral device can be defined as any auxiliary device li…
An output device can be defined as any device used to send da…
What piece of hardware do you need to…
To be able to connect to a network you need a modem
The case that holds the internal compo…
The case that holds the internal components of a pc is called…
28 terms
Hardware Study Guide
What piece of hardware do you need to…
The case that holds the internal compo…
What is a peripheral device?
What is an output device? Give 2 examp…
Monitor
System Unit
An external component of a computer that is not attached to t…
printer and flashdrive
What piece of hardware do you need to…
Monitor
The case that holds the internal compo…
System Unit
28 terms
Hardware Study Guide
What piece of hardware do you need to…
The case that holds the internal compo…
What is a peripheral device?
What is an output device?
Internet
System Unit
A device that is physically or wireless connected to a comput…
A device that receives information from the processor in the…
What piece of hardware do you need to…
Internet
The case that holds the internal compo…
System Unit
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Hardware Study Guide
What were the 4 generations if modern…
What are the 3 computer platforms?
What was the first personal computer?
What language ever computer on the pla…
Vaccum tubes - 1st generation ... Transistors - 2nd generation... I…
Mainframe - super computers , mainframe computers... Midrange -…
Altair 8800
Binary
What were the 4 generations if modern…
Vaccum tubes - 1st generation ... Transistors - 2nd generation... I…
What are the 3 computer platforms?
Mainframe - super computers , mainframe computers... Midrange -…
28 terms
Hardware Study Guide
What piece of hardware do you need to…
The case that holds the internal compo…
What is a peripheral device?
What is an output device?
Modem... Router... Network Card
Motherboard
A peripheral device is generally defined as any auxiliary dev…
An output device is any piece of computer hardware equipment…
What piece of hardware do you need to…
Modem... Router... Network Card
The case that holds the internal compo…
Motherboard
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Hardware and Software Study Guide
Hardware
Software
Case
Peripheral
Physical components that make up a computer and its pieces
The instructions and code that tell a computer what to do and…
Outer hardware that contains the power button and houses impo…
Auxiliary device that connects to and works with computer- co…
Hardware
Physical components that make up a computer and its pieces
Software
The instructions and code that tell a computer what to do and…
81 terms
Hardware & Software Study Guide
Software
What are the main features of an ultra…
What is Data?
What is Information?
This is a set of computer programs that enable the hardware t…
Lightweight laptop; features low power processor and solid st…
Is a representation of a fact, figure or idea. ex. number, wo…
Date that has been organized, meaningful and used by people.…
Software
This is a set of computer programs that enable the hardware t…
What are the main features of an ultra…
Lightweight laptop; features low power processor and solid st…
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Hardware study guide
Monitor
Mouse
Motherboard
Keyboard
Output
Input
Input/output
Input
Monitor
Output
Mouse
Input
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Hardware study guide
what piece of hardware do you need to…
the case that holds the internal compo…
what is a peripheral device ?
what is an output device?
network card
compute case or system unit
A device that physically or wireless connects to and is contr…
a devices where information comes out of
what piece of hardware do you need to…
network card
the case that holds the internal compo…
compute case or system unit
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Hardware Unit Study Guide
What does MICR stand for?
What does OCR stand for
What does CRT stand for?
What does LCD stand for
Magnetic Ink Character Reader
Optical Character Recognition
Cathode Ray Tube
Liquid Crystal Display
What does MICR stand for?
Magnetic Ink Character Reader
What does OCR stand for
Optical Character Recognition
28 terms
Hardware study guide
What piece of hardware do you need to…
2. The case that holds the internal co…
3. What is a peripheral device?
4. What is an output device? Give 2 ex…
The primary piece of hardware you need is a modem
System unit
A computer peripheral is a device that is connected to a comp…
An output device is any peripheral that receives data from a…
What piece of hardware do you need to…
The primary piece of hardware you need is a modem
2. The case that holds the internal co…
System unit
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hardware study guide
What piece of hardware do you need to…
The case that holds the internal compo…
What is a peripheral device?
What is an output device? Give 2 examp…
infrastructure
a processor
is an external object that provides input and output for the…
printer and speaker
What piece of hardware do you need to…
infrastructure
The case that holds the internal compo…
a processor
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hardware study guide
What piece of hardware do you need to…
The case that holds the internal compo…
What is a peripheral device?
What is an output device?
Internet
physical components
is generally defined as any auxiliary device such as a comput…
is any device used to send data from a computer to another de…
What piece of hardware do you need to…
Internet
The case that holds the internal compo…
physical components
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hardware study guide
what piece hardware do you need to con…
the case that holds the internal compo…
what is a peripheral device ?
what is an output device? give 2 examp…
modem
motherboard
Is generally defined as any auxiliary device such as a comput…
is any piece of computer hardware equipment used to communica…
what piece hardware do you need to con…
modem
the case that holds the internal compo…
motherboard
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Study Guide for Hardware Terms
List what parts of the computer are co…
List the hardware that are peripheral…
What is the CPU?
What are command keys?
The hardware are the parts of the computer itself including t…
A mouse, printers, modems, scanners, cameras and cards (sound…
Central Processing Unit - Though the term relates to a specif…
The 3 most common are the Control or CTRL, Alternate or Alt a…
List what parts of the computer are co…
The hardware are the parts of the computer itself including t…
List the hardware that are peripheral…
A mouse, printers, modems, scanners, cameras and cards (sound…
21 terms
Computer Hardware Study Guide
What type of output does an S/PDIF por…
List 4 types of video ports.
What is the purpose of an expansion sl…
What should be the setting for a dual…
S/PDIF provides digital audio output
VGA... HDMI... DVI... S-video
The expansion slot provides more ports than are originally av…
115 Volts
What type of output does an S/PDIF por…
S/PDIF provides digital audio output
List 4 types of video ports.
VGA... HDMI... DVI... S-video
26 terms
Hardware and Software Study Guide
Antivirus Software
Application Software
Card Reader
Device Driver
A utility software that looks for and exterminates viruses, T…
Assists users to preform a specific task. (i.e.: Creating a d…
A device that transfers data between a memory card and a comp…
Software that helps a peripheral device establish a communica…
Antivirus Software
A utility software that looks for and exterminates viruses, T…
Application Software
Assists users to preform a specific task. (i.e.: Creating a d…
12 terms
Computer Hardware and Internet Study Guide
Computer
URL
RAM
Internet
an electronic device for storing and processing data, typical…
stands for Uniform Resource Locator, and is used to specify a…
refer to two types of computer data storage. RAM is an acrony…
The global communication network that allows almost all compu…
Computer
an electronic device for storing and processing data, typical…
URL
stands for Uniform Resource Locator, and is used to specify a…
20 terms
ECS Computer Hardware Study Guide
Flash Drive
SATA Hard Drive
Peripheral Devices
Router
A USB device used for quick storage.
Large storage device.
A computer device that is attached to the computer.
A device that forwards data packets along networks. It links…
Flash Drive
A USB device used for quick storage.
SATA Hard Drive
Large storage device.
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HARDWARE TEST 2 STUDY GUIDE
1. Who are the two major manufacturers…
2. What is the name of the memory cach…
3. What is the name of the memory cach…
4. What is the name of the Intel techn…
Intel, AMD
L1 cache
L2 cache
Hyper-Threading
1. Who are the two major manufacturers…
Intel, AMD
2. What is the name of the memory cach…
L1 cache
20 terms
CMS Hardware Vocabulary study guide.
Components
SATA Cable
PATA Cable
Cooling device
Parts of a computer
(Serial advanced technology attachment) Newer type of cable t…
(Pararllel Advanced Technology Attachment) Older type of cabl…
Device the removes heat from the computer to keep the compute…
Components
Parts of a computer
SATA Cable
(Serial advanced technology attachment) Newer type of cable t…
30 terms
Computer Hardware Study Guide Henry
firmware
arithmetic logic unit (ALU)
computer hardware
motherboard
The combination of persistent memory and program code and dat…
A digital circuit that performs integer arithmetic and logica…
The physical parts or components of a computer, including the…
The main printed circuit board found in computers and other e…
firmware
The combination of persistent memory and program code and dat…
arithmetic logic unit (ALU)
A digital circuit that performs integer arithmetic and logica…
15 terms
Computer Hardware Exam Study Guide
circuit board
gui
interface
dual boot
contains cpu, chipset, expansion slots, memory and device con…
an interface or working environment that uses graphics and ic…
a communication link in a computer between hardware and softw…
the ability to start your computer using two different operat…
circuit board
contains cpu, chipset, expansion slots, memory and device con…
gui
an interface or working environment that uses graphics and ic…
20 terms
ECS Computer Hardware Study Guide
Flash Drive
SATA Hard Drive
Peripheral Devices
Router
A USB device used for quick storage.
Large storage device.
A computer device that is attached to the computer.
A device that forwards data packets along networks. It links…
Flash Drive
A USB device used for quick storage.
SATA Hard Drive
Large storage device.
149 terms
PC Hardware final study guide
Not true of motherboard?
Disk drive uses 80 conductor cable?
True about AC electricity?
Component that holds charge after powe…
Heat sink on PCIe slots
Hard drive
Travels in from hot line & returns on neutral line.
Capacitor
Not true of motherboard?
Heat sink on PCIe slots
Disk drive uses 80 conductor cable?
Hard drive
81 terms
A+ Hardware Final Study Guide
False
True
True
True
True or False ... The two major manufacturers of processors are…
True or False... Multiple processors can be installed in a singl…
True or False... After installing the processor, if the system b…
True or False... Today's DIMMs use a 64 bit data path.
False
True or False ... The two major manufacturers of processors are…
True
True or False... Multiple processors can be installed in a singl…
25 terms
hardware study guide game review
1. What piece of hardware do you need…
2. The case that holds the internal co…
3. What is a peripheral device?
4. What is an output device?
modem
CPU/processor
Is an external object that provides input and output for the…
3D Printer & Monitor
1. What piece of hardware do you need…
modem
2. The case that holds the internal co…
CPU/processor
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