On virtually every computer available, the basic input/output system, or BIOS, of your computer makes sure all the other components function together smoothly. Without BIOS, you wouldn't be able to load your operating system. How much do you know about this unsung hero of the computer world?
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What is BIOS' most important role?
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BIOS is a type of:
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Where is the BIOS usually stored?
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Small pieces of software that act as translators between the hardware components and the operating system are called:
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How many bytes of RAM are located on the complementary metal oxide semiconductor (CMOS) chip?
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Incorrect settings in the CMOS setup may prevent you from doing what?
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Which of the following is not one of the common options included in the CMOS setup?
Question 8 of 10
Pieces of software that identify the base hardware components are called:
Question 9 of 10
What helps BIOS to run faster?
Question 10 of 10