ITE 8 + IT Essentials 7.0 Chapter 1 -9 Skills Assessment Answers ITE 7.0 ITE 7.02

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ITE 8 + IT Essentials v7 220-1101 Skills Assessment (Answer Version)

IT Essentials v8 Skills Assessment – Part 1 (Answer Version)

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Topology

ITE 8 Skills Assessment Part 1 - Topology
ITE 8 Skills Assessment Part 1 – Topology

Background / Scenario

You will disassemble / assemble a computer, install an OS and add this new computer onto a network and install the network printer. You will also install a Linux VM.

Required Resources

A lab computer to take apart and rebuild
Windows 10 ISO, Linux ISO, Packet Tracer and Oracle VirtualBox executables

Instructor Note: This Skills Assessment (SA) was designed with flexibility in mind. Depending on the needs of the classroom, you can choose the number of tasks or the order of the tasks that will be performed in this SA.

Some suggested ways to organize this SA for students:

SA A: Tasks 1 – 5

SA B: Tasks 3 – 5, then Tasks 1 -2

SA C: Tasks 3 – 5: assumption: The lab PC has been assembled already.

SA D: Tasks 4 – 5: assumption. The Windows OS is already installed on the lab PC.

Instructions

Task 1:Disassemble a Computer

Introduction to Personal Computer Hardware:

Lab – Disassemble a Computer

Instructor Note: This is a suggested list. Depending on the motherboard, the NIC and the video adapter may be built into the motherboard, and cannot be removed.

In this part, you will remove the following hardware components listed in the table using the proper safety procedures. If the components cannot be removed from the case, you will need to be able identify them. Your instructor will verify that you have removed the correct hardware components and can identify the listed components and their uses.

Points for safety procedure: ________________ (5 points)

Hardware

Removed

Identified / Uses

Points

Hard drive / Optical drive

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Blank

1

NIC / Wireless NIC

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Blank

1

RAM

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Blank

1

Power supply

Blank

Blank

1

CPU / Heat-sink

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Blank

1

Case fans

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Blank

1

Video adapter

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Blank

1

Internal cables

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Blank

1

External cables

Blank

Blank

1

Motherboard

Blank

Blank

1

Instructor Sign-Off Task 1: __________________________________

Points: ___________________ of 15

Task 2:Reassemble the Computer and Troubleshooting

PC Assembly

Lab – Install the Power Supply

Lab – Install the Drives

Lab – Install the Adapter Cards

Lab – Install the Motherboard in a Computer

Lab – Install Internal Cables

Lab – Install Front Panel Cables

Lab – Complete the Computer Assembly

Instructor Note: Incorrect parts or cables can be provided to the students so they must troubleshoot and identify a solution.

In this task, you will reassemble the computer so it can be powered on.

Hardware

Assembled

Issues encountered

Points

Hard drive / Optical drive

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Blank

1

NIC / Wireless NIC

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1

RAM

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Blank

1

Power supply

Blank

Blank

1

CPU / Heat-sink

Blank

Blank

1

Case fans

Blank

Blank

1

Video adapter

Blank

Blank

1

Internal cables

Blank

Blank

1

External cables

Blank

Blank

1

Motherboard

Blank

Blank

1

Instructor Sign-Off Task 2: __________________________________

Points: ___________________ of 10

Task 3:Configure the BIOS / UEFI and Install Windows 10

Advanced Computer Hardware:

Lab – Investigate BIOS Settings

Lab – Install Windows

Instructor Note: A Windows ISO image should be provided to the students. It can be on a DVD or USB. Prior to the start of this task, change the BIOS / UEFI settings to boot from the hard drive first.

In this task, you will configure the BIOS / UEFI so an OS can be installed from a DVD or USB. The instructor will provide you a Windows ISO image to install Windows on the PC.

Configure the BIOS or UEFI to read the ISO image on a DVD or USB as directed by the instructor.
Install Windows
 User account info: ITEadmin / ITEpassword
Boot into Windows

Instructor Sign-Off Task 3: __________________________________

Points: ___________________ of 10

Task 4:Networking

Instructor Note: The students will need an assigned subset for DHCP when configuring their SOHO routers. For those classrooms with more time, an IP address pool could be configured on the router with specific addressing information provided for students to use when configuring the PC connection information.

Your instructor will provide you with an assigned subset for DHCP.

Configuration Item or Task

Specification

Points

Configure SOHO router

wired/wireless connection using DHCP

Change the default admin password: ITEadmin / ITEpassword

4

Configure the PC to join a local network wirelessly

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2

Connect a mobile device to the network

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2

Install and access a network printer. If a network printer is not available, a local printer can be used to print a test page

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2

Instructor Sign-Off Task 4: __________________________________

Points: ___________________ of 10

Task 5:Use Third Party Software

Virtualization and Cloud Computing:

Lab – Install Linux in a Virtual Machine

Instructor Note: Either provide a USB flash drive / DVD with Linux ISO image and Oracle VirtualBox and Packet Tracer executables or a classroom with the necessary files.

Configuration Item or Task

Specification

Points

Install Oracle VirtualBox

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2

Create a VM using the Linux ISO image

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2

Install Packet Tracer

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2

With Packet Tracer, create a simple network:

Add and cable these devices together: SOHO router, one generic PC (PC-PT)

Configure the following for the SOHO router

DHCP “Start IP Address”: 192.168.0.150
Maximum number of DHCP users: 1
Basic wireless settings:
 Wireless N only
 SSID: SBA-Your name.
 Channel: 6
 Enable SSID broadcasting
Wireless devices connected to the SOHO router: Tablets and Smartphone
Configure the laptop with a static IP address and connect to the SOHO router.

Verify connectivity between all devices.

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Instructor Sign-Off Task 5: __________________________________

Points: ___________________ of 20