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What word is generally used to describe any memory that does not lose data when the power is removed.
ROM (Read Only Memory)
What word is generally used to describe the IC that the BIOS is on.
CMOS (Complimentary Metal-Oxide Semiconductor)
What is the set of procedures stored on a ROM device that is used during the start op of the computer.
BIOS (Basic Input/Output System)
After a computer is turned on it runs through a set of checks which is called?
POST (Power On Self Test)
A motherboard is made up of ICs that are referred to as the______?
Chipset
If a computer part only fits in or works with a particular computer manufacturers computer it is considered______?
Proprietary
If a computer part fits in or works with several differant computer manufacturers computers it is considered______?
Generic