The Ultimate Mac Pro Quiz
by Staff
Do you already have an iPhone or iPad? Do you lie awake at night, wishing to expand your Apple acquisitions to include a top-of-the-line Mac Pro computer? Take this quiz to see how much you know about this powerful processor.

When was Apple Computer, Inc., started?

  • 1974
  • 1976
  • 1979

Who of the following is one of the founders of Apple Computer, Inc.?

  • Ronald Wood
  • Wayne Roberts
  • Ronald Wayne

Who is the target audience for the Mac Pro?

  • professionals who need a lot more data storage and memory than the average desktop can provide
  • Mac enthusiasts who want the fastest machine on the market
  • both

What does NOT come standard with the Mac Pro computer?

  • mouse
  • monitor
  • keyboard

How many USB ports does the Mac Pro have on its tower?

  • three
  • five
  • six

What's the hottest temperature the Mac Pro can safely be stored at?

  • 85 degrees Fahrenheit (29 degrees Celsius)
  • 98 degrees Fahrenheit (37 degrees Celsius)
  • 116 degrees Fahrenheit (47 degrees Celsius)

What's the coldest temperature at which you can operate a Mac Pro?

  • 40 degrees Fahrenheit (4.4 degrees Celsius)
  • 50 degrees Fahrenheit (10 degrees Celsius)
  • 60 degrees Fahrenheit (15.5 degrees Celsius)

What's the maximum operating altitude for a Mac Pro?

  • 4,000 feet (1,200 meters)
  • 10,000 feet (3,000 meters)
  • 15,000 feet (4,500 meters)

About how much does the 8-Core Mac Pro weigh?

  • 30 pounds (13.5 kilograms)
  • 41 pounds (18.4 kilograms)
  • 55 pounds (24.7 kilograms)

What product line did the Mac Pro replace?

  • Super Mac
  • Power Mac
  • Mac Plus

What processor did Mac computers use before switching to x86 architecture?

  • Freescale
  • PowerPC
  • Alpha

Which of the following is NOT a nickname for one of the Intel processors used in the most recent Mac Pro?

  • Nehalem
  • Westmere
  • Springdale

The Mac Pro is a UNIX-based system. What does UNIX stand for?

  • Unified Networking Internet Expressions
  • Universal Net Integrated Exchange
  • Uniplexed Information and Computing Service

How much storage can a Mac Pro accommodate?

  • 2TB
  • 6TB
  • 8TB

What metal is the Mac Pro's outer casing constructed of?

  • adamantium
  • steel
  • aluminum

What is NOT found anywhere in the Mac Pro?

  • PVC (polyvinyl chloride)
  • BFR (brominated flame retardants)
  • both

What's the Magic Mouse?

  • the lesser-known cousin of Mighty Mouse
  • the standard mouse included with Mac Pro
  • Steve Jobs' personal, customized mouse

How much is the Mac Pro Server starting price?

  • $1,750
  • $2,999
  • $3,500

How many displays can you hook up to the base Mac Pro models at one time?

  • two
  • three
  • five

What is Time Capsule?

  • a place to put all of your Apple-related memorabilia
  • an automatic backup for your files and wireless device
  • a disposable flash drive