Boot Camp makes it possible for you to run both Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows on Mac computers. Think you know how to navigate both systems at once? Lace up your (digital) combat boots and show your knowledge.
True or false: Boot Camp supports only one Mac OS X partition.
Boot Camp debuted as part of Mac OS X in which release?
Snow Leopard (10.6)
Which of these versions of Windows is not supported using any version of Boot Camp?
Windows 7, 32-bit
Windows Vista, 64-bit
Windows XP, 64-bit
Which versions of Windows are supported using Boot Camp in Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion)?
Windows Vista and 7
Windows XP, Vista and 7
True or false: The default space that Boot Camp allocates for the Windows partition is designed to leave sufficient space for adding other Windows-based applications.
How should you adjust the partition sizes for Mac OS X and Windows using Boot Camp?
During the Boot Camp Assistant setup, drag the slider between the two partitions.
Use the Mac OS X disk utility to create and format a new partition at NTFS or FAT.
Use the Windows installation disk to create and format a new partition from available space on the hard drive.
What name will Boot Camp give to the Windows partition it creates?
True or false: Windows support software for your Mac is available for about $20 from Microsoft.
Which key can you press to select between Boot Camp partitions while your Mac powers up?
Which of these options lets you switch from Windows to Mac OS when using Boot Camp?
a Boot Camp application from the Start Menu
a Boot Camp utility in the Control Panel
a Boot Camp icon in the System Tray
Which of these options lets you switch from Mac OS to Windows when using Boot Camp?
the Boot Camp Assistant Software
the Startup Disk page in System Preferences
the Reboot to Boot Camp Partition option in the system menu (upper left)
What partition size will Boot Camp attempt to assign to Windows before you make any adjustments?
What is the minimum amount of available space Boot Camp will allow for Mac OS X when you adjust your partitions?
Which of these is not required for setting up Boot Camp in Mac OS X Lion?
a Windows 7 install disc or ISO
a Mac OS X install disc or ISO
a blank CD, DVD or MS-DOS-formatted external storage device
Where can you find the Boot Camp Assistant used to set up Boot Camp?
from the Applications folder on your Mac
from the Utilities folder under Applications on your Mac
as a free download from Apple's support Web site
True or false: Boot Camp also supports Linux partitions.
Where does your computer look to discover what partitions exist on your hard drive?
the first sector of the hard drive
the partition table in the operating system
the partition table on the hard drive
True or false: You do not need a separate Windows license when using Windows in Boot Camp.
Which of these best describes Boot Camp's primary role?
to provide supporting software for Windows on a Mac
to create separate partitions for Mac OS X and Windows on a Mac
to automate switching between Mac OS X and Windows partitions on a Mac
Which of the following major changes by Apple made it possible for users to run Windows on a Mac?
switching from PowerPC to Intel processors
re-engineering the operating system based on a UNIX model
introducing the special unibody design for the MacBook