Lecture



Addendum for Week 20


Semester Review


Chapters 1,2,3,7,8,9,10,11 are covered by this in depth review – Short week with Semester Exam next week.


History of Pc’s


Motherboards

Types of Processors x86, Pentium, AMD, P2, P3, P4, Titanium

Types of memory

Footprints – AT, ATX miniATX

Fans, cases

Expansion bus slots – PCI, AGP, ISA, EISA

Chip Sets

BIOS chips, Batteries

Clocking – 33 MHZ

IRQ, Memory Addressing


Power Supplies – AT, ATX


Numbering Systems


Cabling


IDE Disk Drives

Floppies

Hard Drives

SCSI

CD

DVD


ESD


File System Structure


Batch files


Operating Systems – Dos, Windows 9x, Windows 2000, XP, Vista


Device Drivers


Installation techniques

Documentation


Quality Control


Technician duties and Responsibilities


A+ Certification Exam – if time allows


Vocabulary lists


Basic Electronics