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MacBook Pro Quiz
by Staff
The MacBook Pro is Apple's high-end notebook computer and a favorite among Mac enthusiasts. Think you're a pro at the MacBook Pro? Find out with our quiz.

What was the biggest difference between the MacBook Pro and its predecessor, the PowerBook G4?

  • The processor
  • The screen size
  • The weight

Which of these is different in a MacBook versus in a MacBook Pro?

  • Screen size
  • Operating system
  • Storage space and speed

Which of these MacBook Pro upgrades costs less than $900 on a 17 inch MacBook Pro?

  • Apple Thunderbolt Display
  • A high resolution display
  • A 512GB Hard Drive

What is Apple's equivalent of Microsoft Office called?

  • iWrite
  • iWork
  • iOffice

Which of these isn't part of the MacBook Pro's software package?

  • Skype
  • iLife
  • Safari

Which of these processors can you get in a new 15-inch MacBook Pro?

  • Intel Dual-Core
  • Intel Quad-Core
  • Intel Hex-Core

What is the battery life on the MacBook Pro?

  • 3 hours
  • 5 hours
  • 7 hours

The MacBook Pro uses quite a few magnets in its design. Which of these isn't magnetic?

  • The power cable
  • The closure
  • The USB ports

What does the MagSafe Power Cord do?

  • Acts as a surge protector.
  • Falls out easily when the cord gets jostled.
  • Conserves battery power.

Which operating system comes with new MacBook Pros?

  • Tiger
  • Snow Leopard
  • Lion

When did Apple first announce the MacBook Pro?

  • 2005
  • 2006
  • 2007

Which of these is not free third-party software for the MacBook Pro?

  • Quicken
  • NeoOffice
  • Thunderbird

The MacBook pro was Apple's first Intel-based notebook, but not their first Intel-based computer. Which Mac bears that distinction?

  • Mac Mini
  • iMac
  • MacBook

What machine did Apple replace with the MacBook Pro?

  • MacBook
  • PowerBook
  • MacPro

If you're bargain-hunting, what's the base price for the least expensive new MacBook Pro?

  • $999
  • $1,199
  • $1,349

Which of these accessories is included with the new MacBook Pros?

  • Mighty Mouse
  • External Trackpad
  • FaceTime HD Camera

What is the MacBook Pro's body made from?

  • Plastic
  • Aluminum
  • Fiberglass

MacBook Pro's FaceTime HD app lets you use FaceTime to have HD video chats on your Mac, but there are some limitations. Which device can't FaceTime with your MacBook Pro?

  • Another MacBook Pro
  • iPhone4
  • iPad

What does the Time Machine software do?

  • Store your data in a blue police box.
  • Allow you to edit photos, giving them a vintage look.
  • Automatically back up your data to an external hard drive.

True or False: New MacBook Pros don't come with a FireWire port for transferring data.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE