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CompTIA A+ Practice Test Core 2 (220-1102)

By : Mark Birch, Ian Neil
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CompTIA A+ Practice Test Core 2 (220-1102)

By: Mark Birch, Ian Neil

Overview of this book

The CompTIA A+ Core 2 certification validates the knowledge you need to support common operating systems and software installations. This book tests the skills essential for you to secure computing environments and troubleshoot common computing issues, while adhering to operational procedures through practice questions. Using proven techniques to test a candidate's knowledge of Core 2 (220-1102) exam objectives, this book will ensure that you're well-prepared to pass the exam on your first attempt. The chapters in this book comprise multiple-choice questions at the same level of difficulty as those you’ll find in the official exam. All the questions are broken down into different chapters according to each exam domain, finishing with a 90-question mock exam to prepare you to confidently take the real exam. The chapters are designed in a way to not only test your knowledge, but also your ability to handle pressure during the exam. By the end of this practice test book, you’ll be well-prepared to pass the CompTIA A+ Core 2 exam with confidence.
Table of Contents (10 chapters)

Practice Exam Questions

3.1 Given a scenario, troubleshoot common Windows OS problems

  1. Which of the following is a common cause of a blue screen of death (BSOD) error in Windows?
    1. Outdated device drivers
    2. Overclocked CPU
    3. Insufficient disk space
    4. Incorrect BIOS settings
  2. Which of the following actions can help resolve a blue screen of death (BSOD) error caused by faulty RAM?
    1. Cleaning the computer’s cooling fans
    2. Updating the anti-virus software
    3. Replacing the RAM modules
    4. Re-installing the operating system
  3. What is the purpose of the STOP error code displayed on a blue screen of death (BSOD)?
    1. To indicate the severity of the error
    2. To identify the specific cause of the error
    3. To inform the user about available system updates
    4. To provide instructions for recovering data
  4. A user raises a support ticket as their Windows computer consistently shuts down after a few minutes of use, and there is no error message displayed. Which of the following is the MOST probable cause of this issue?
    1. Power...