Use the following questions to test your knowledge of the information in this chapter. The answers to these questions, and the explanations of why each answer choice is correct or incorrect, are located in the “Answers” section at the end of this chapter.
You are replacing two DDR3 DIMMs in an Intel dual-channel motherboard. Into which slots should you put them?
Two different-colored slots
Two identical-colored slots
Slots 1 and 4
You are shopping for replacement DDR3 RAM. Your system has a 400-MHz clock. What should you buy?
An Intel CPU has two cores, but the operating system shows it has four CPUs. What feature allows this to happen?
Of the following choices, which is fastest?
Which of the following replaces the Intel Socket H?
You are asked to troubleshoot a computer that is randomly rebooting or failing. Of the following choices, what hardware can cause these symptoms? (Choose all that apply.)