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8.When you turn on your computer for the day, you notice lights and fans but nobeeps and no video. The Num Lock light does not come on. What might be theproblem with your computer? (Select all that apply.)
9.Gwen recently purchased a new video card, and after she installed it, sherealized she did not have the correct connections and was not able to power thevideo card. What connector(s) should Gwen look for when purchasing a newpower supply? (Select all that apply.)
10.Paul is playing a game when his computer shuts down unexpectedly. Paul hasnoticed recently that his fans are running very loud. When Paul turns hiscomputer back on, it starts to boot and then shuts off again. What is a possibleproblem with Paul’s computer?
11.Sara is having a tough time finding the cause of a problem on a computer she istroubleshooting. She found a possible problem but is not sure if she is correct. Incase she is wrong, Sara does not want to test her theory, because doing somight worsen the problem. What would you advise Sara to do?
12.James added a new video card and needs to get a power supply that will haveenough power to run the new card. When researching the new power supply,what feature does James need to look for to make sure he has enough power torun his computer with the new video card?
13.Phil wants to add a new video card, and he is sure the power supply is sufficientto run the new video card. But when he tries to locate the power connector forthe new video card, he does not find a 6-pin PCI-E power connector. He has
several extra cables for hard drive power cables from his power supply that he isnot using. What is the least expensive way for Phil to power his video card?
14.When Amy turns on her computer, she notices a burning smell. Smoke comesout of the case, and Amy immediately turns off her computer. What might becausing Amy’s computer to emit smoke and a burning smell?
15.When you verify a system is functioning properly, you determine that the problemcould have been prevented. What should you do to help the computer’s useravoid having the same problem again?
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