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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)

Chapter 1: Operating Systems

1.1 Identify basic features of Microsoft Windows editions

  1. Answer: D

Explanation: BitLocker Drive Encryption requires an additional BitLocker password before the Windows OS is launched. If this is successfully entered, then the user will be presented with the regular login prompt next.

Incorrect: A BIOS password requires a special key sequence, such as Ctrl + D, the purpose of which is to prevent a user from entering the BIOS/UEFI at startup. Windows Privacy and Security does not ask for a prompt before the OS launches. Windows Accessibility is typically used for the configuration of Windows settings to help users with audio or visual impairments.

  1. Answer: A, D

Explanation: Windows 10 Home is intended for personal use and does not offer support features for enterprise/business users. ChromeOS is a simple-to-use OS and does not allow domain join.

Incorrect: All Windows Pro and Enterprise editions DO support domain join functionality...