Quiz 1 - 2006/07

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Attempt: 1 / 3

Out of: 100

Started: September 15, 2006 

Finished: September 15, 2006 

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Question 1   (10 points)

James is the network administrator for a large corporation. He is in charge of compatibility testing and needs to test his corporation's standard applications on the Windows XP Professional operating system. He has decided to install Windows XP on a test computer in the lab. He can choose among several computers. When making his selection, what is the minimum processor required for an Intel-based computer to install and run Windows XP Professional?

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A Pentium with a 133MHz or better processor

 

b.

A Pentium with a 233MHz or better processor

 

 

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A Pentium II with a 166MHz or better processor

 

 

d.

A Pentium II with a 333MHz or better processor

 

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Question 2   (10 points)

Your computer is configured with two hard drives. You have decided to configure logical drive C: on disk 0, and logical drive D: on disk 1. You want to run Windows 98 for backward compatibility with some applications that will not run under Windows XP. However, you also want to run Windows XP Professional to take advantage of the Windows XP features. On drive D:, you want to store files that should have a high level of security. You will install Windows 98 on drive C: and Windows XP Professional on drive D:. How should the drives on this computer be configured?

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Configure both drives as FAT32.

    b.

Configure both drives with NTFS.

    c.

Configure drive C: as FAT32 and drive D: as NTFS.

    d.

Configure drive C: as NTFS and drive D: as FAT32.

 

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Question 3   (10 points)

The minimum hard disk space required for installing Windows XP Professional is

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1.5 GB on a 2-GB hard disk

 

 

b.

750MG on a 1-GB hard disk

 

 

c.

500MG on a 1-GB hard disk

 

 

d.

1GB on a 2-GB hard disk

 

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Question 4   (10 points)

Which of the following are methods that can be used to install Windows XP Professional? (Choose all that apply.)

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Directly upgrade a computer running Windows 95.

 

b.

Install from a Network Drive.

c.

Use RIS.

d.

Directly upgrade a computer running Windows 98.

 

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Question 5   (10 points)

Explain the difference between a Volume License and Consumer copy of Windows XP Professional.

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Question 6   (10 points)

Where in Windows XP would I find the command line reference guide:

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Question 7   (10 points)

What is the current value in the Registry of: HKEY_CURRENT_CONFIG/Software/Microsoft/Windows/CurrentVersion/InternetSettings/ProxyEnable?

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Question 8   (10 points)

Which of the following files may be used during the Windows XP Professional startup process?

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NTLDR

 

 

b.

startup.com

c.

autoexec.bat

d.

boot.ini

 

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Question 9   (10 points)

What is the default location of the Document Root of the webserver on a Windows computer running IIS?

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Question 10   (10 points)

What is the current value of the Enironment variable "OS" on your system?
How did you find it?

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