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Chapter 1. Hardware > Install, configure, and optimize laptop components and fe...

1.10. Install, configure, and optimize laptop components and features

  • Expansion devices

    • PCMCIA cards

    • PCI Express cards

    • Docking station

  • Communication connections

    • Bluetooth

    • Infrared

    • Cellular WAN

    • Ethernet

    • Modem

  • Power and electrical input devices

    • Auto-switching

    • Fixed input power supplies

    • Batteries

  • Input devices

    • Stylus/digitizer

    • Function keys

    • Point devices (e.g., touch pad, point stick/track point)

124.Which of the following types of PC Card slots would be able to accommodate all the other physical PC Card types?

A.Type I
B.Type II
C.Type III
D.All of the options provided are correct


125.Which of the following technologies are used for a short-range communication connection to a wireless keyboard and mouse?

A.Cellular
B.Ethernet
C.Firewire
D.Bluetooth


126.What should you do to determine the right amperage of the alternating current (AC) adapter for a laptop? (Select two answers.)

A.Check the Power Options applet in Control Panel.
B.Consult the user’s manual.
C.Use a multimeter.
D.Consult the vendor’s website.


127.Which of the following battery types are not recommended for use in laptops because they have a short battery life?

A.Nickel Metal-Hydride (NiMH)
B.Nickel Cadmium (NiCD)
C.Nickel-Lithium (Ni-Li)
D.Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)


128.What is the thickness of a Type II PC/PCMCIA Card?

A.0.13 inches (3.3 millimeters)
B.0.40 inches (10 millimeters)
C.0.20 inches (5 millimeters)
D.Thicker than 0.40 inches (10 millimeters)


129.What is a PC Card also known as?

A.A PC Bus card
B.A smart card
C.PCMCIA
D.A PCI adapter


130.What is the thickness of the Type III PCMCIA card?

A.0.13 inches (3.3 millimeters)
B.0.40 inches (10 millimeters)
C.0.20 inches (5 millimeters)
D.Thicker than 0.40 inches (10 millimeters)


131.What would happen when you press the Fn key on a laptop?

A.You would refresh the desktop.
B.You would enable the numeric keypad.
C.You would enable additional features on the keyboard.
D.You would close the active window.


132.Which of the following different types of power sources can be used to power a laptop or notebook computer? (Select all that apply.)

A.Standard AA batteries
B.AC power
C.Docking station through DC power
D.Batteries


133.Which of the following laptop or notebook pointing devices looks like an opto-mechanical mouse turned upside down?

A.Mouse
B.Trackball
C.Touch screen
D.Drawing tablet


134.What is the typical range of a wireless IrDA device?

A.1 meter
B.10 meters
C.50 meters
D.100 meters


135.What is the easiest way that you can prevent a laptop from over-heating?

A.Do not place a laptop next to a wall.
B.Keep the laptop in the carrying case while not being used.
C.Shut down the laptop for 15 minutes.
D.Use the laptop on a hard surface.



  

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