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CompTIA A+ Practice Test Core 1 (220-1101)

By : Ian Neil, Mark Birch
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CompTIA A+ Practice Test Core 1 (220-1101)

By: Ian Neil, Mark Birch

Overview of this book

CompTIA A+ certification is a trusted credential that’s highly sought after by professionals looking to prove their mettle in today’s digital world. This book will provide you with exam-oriented practice material mirroring the A+ exam’s level of difficulty to prepare you for every challenge that the exam might throw at you. This book is a compilation of hundreds of carefully curated practice questions on each domain, including mobile devices, networking, hardware, virtualization and cloud computing, as well as hardware and network troubleshooting. The realistic tests are designed in a way to help you accelerate your preparation to achieve the industry-celebrated A+ certification. By the end of this practice book, you’ll be well-prepared to pass the CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101) exam with confidence.
Table of Contents (11 chapters)

Introduction

In the vast realm of information technology, hardware serves as the solid foundation upon which the digital world thrives. From the tiniest microchip to the largest server, hardware is the tangible infrastructure that powers our digital existence. Understanding its intricacies is not only crucial for aspiring IT professionals but also essential for anyone seeking to navigate the digital landscape effectively.

In the CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101) certification examination, Domain 3.0 Hardware makes up 25% of the assessment and is therefore a pivotal section. It is evident that mastering the principles of hardware is of paramount importance for success in this certification. This domain is further broken down into the following core objectives:

  • 3.1 Explain basic cable types and their connectors, features, and purposes
  • 3.2 Install the appropriate RAM given a scenario
  • 3.3 Select and install storage devices given a scenario
  • 3.4 Install and configure motherboards...