Wednesday, May 16, 2012

The end is near....

Last blog of the season!

Here are two cool tasks:

1. Post a question that you feel is tech worthy for the final.  Make it a good one and you will get extra credit for the test!  Be sure to look at the questions at the end of the day so you can be ready for the ones I pick for the final!  Hey... this is true GenYES stuff you helping .... me....the teacher !

2.  Also, take a look at other peoples posts over this semester.  There will be a contest to guess who's is who!






Beau!  Way to go Beau!






Cheers!  Thanks for the memories.... MsK :)

44 comments:

  1. what is the difference between the two main types of processors produced by intel and AMD?

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    1. This is a possible question ... good one!

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  2. 1. What are the two different types of hard drives and what is the difference between them?

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    1. This is not going to work... because which two should we pick? EIDEs (Yuck) SATA, SSD, SCSI and even though no one uses PATA drives it still could have been a possibility.

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    2. How about this... What is the difference between SSD hard drives and HDD hard drives?

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  3. A computer is a machine. Which central areas are responsible for the memory, processing, and visual imaging?

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    1. Could you answer this question written like this? Hmmm....

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    2. Zach? I know a computer is a machine, I was updated on that on facebook awhile ago hahahaha XD

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  4. 1. How many different types of ram is there

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  5. What is the keyboard shortcut for using force quit?

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  6. 1. Why wouldn't XP load , initially, onto the new computers that we built?

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  7. 1. How have the past decades technological advancements changed the world of music today?

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    1. open ended and debatable. No definitive answer.

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  8. what is the highest bought product in 2011?

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  9. What should you avoid touching when putting together a motherboard?

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    1. well at some point you have to actually touch the processor...in order to get it installed! Maybe the pins?

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    2. Yeah I was referring to the pins

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  10. Question: How do you take screenshot on a Mac OS X computer?

    -GoogleKing

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  11. 1) How many iPhone 4s's have been sold since they have been released?

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    1. No one is ever going to get this one! Plus the information is kind of subjective. Hmmm...

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  12. Question: How come the USB prots at the front of the computers we built didn't work? Bonus points who's fault is it?

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  13. What are the differences between touch screen technologies and how do they work?

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  14. 1) What is the psychology behind "early adopters" of technology?

    2) Should some technologies, of the present or of the future, be banned?

    Bonus (50 extra points)- who was the leading goal scorer for the phoenix coyotes during the 11-12 season?

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  15. What is the keyboard short cut to logging out of a Mac? (3 keys on the keyboard)

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  16. Is technology advancing more towards touch screen devices or hologram devices and how would it change the face of the tech world?

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  17. 1. Whats are two difference between 32bit and 64bit operating systems? (Don't say 32 bits.)

    2. Whats the max transfer rate of SATA II and SATA III, respectively?

    3. What does 1080p mean? What does 1080i mean?

    4. Explain RAM and a Processor in layman's terms.

    5. What is the problem that can occur with Plasma screen TV's? What is a great feature about them?

    6. What is a megapixel?

    7. What is a 3D transistor and why should I care about it?

    8. Why is the silicone age supposedly going to end in a few years?

    9. What is the difference between 3G and 4G? (Dont say one G)

    10. What is the average refresh rate of a TV? Of a Monitor?

    11. What is a CUDA core?

    12. What is "quantum processing?"

    13. What/where/why is silicone valley?

    14. What is a benchmark for GPU/CPU?

    15. What happens when you over clock a processor?

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    1. you got a little something on your nose

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  18. what is the shortcut for closing a tab on a browser on a mac.

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  19. 1. Name 10 laptop brands, and then choose two to comare and contrast.
    2. When installing a processor what is the number one thing you must NOT do?
    3. Name one area of life where technology was not a part of 10 years ago and then describe how it has been integrated today.

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  20. 1. What does the "YES" in GenYES stand for? HInt: the word "and" is in it! :D

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  21. How many AMP Zones are there and how can teachers use them for their classes?(:

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  22. How does the interactive white bord sense the styluses?

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  25. what was the first computer invented, and what components did it have?

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  26. What is the difference between a mac versus a pc whats better

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