Apple Portable Service Exam
What tool does the service manual recommend you use to separate plastics and lift
components of PowerBook and iBook computers?
A. Nylon probe tool
B. Jeweler screwdriver
C. Flatblade screwdriver
D. Precision needle nose pliers
Which TWO of the following are true statements about screws inside a PowerBook or
A. All screws are interchangeable.
B. It is not necessary to replace all screws after a repair.
C. Screws should always be only comfortably tightened.
D. Screws should always be tightened as much as possible.
E. Screws should always be replaced exactly where they came from.
F. Torx and Hex (Allen) screws can both be driven by either type of driver.
Answer: C, E
Identify the correct procedure for starting up a PowerBook in Target Disk Mode.
A. Press the D key during startup.
B. Press the T key during startup.
C. Press the Control and D keys during startup.
D. Press the Control and T keys during startup.
E. Press the Command and D keys during startup.
F. Press the Command and T keys during startup.
Which THREE of the following features are available in the Aluminum PowerBook G4
models but not in the iBook G4 models?
A. USB ports
B. Audio Input
C. PCMCIA slot
D. Built-in modem
E. Built-in Ethernet
F. FireWire 800 port
Answer: B, C, F
What function does Target Disk Mode perform?
A. It enables direct connectivity with a remote Macintosh over the Internet.
B. It converts a PC-formatted hard disk for use when connected to a Macintosh.
C. It allows access to a Macintosh's internal hard disk from the Finder of a connected
Macintosh via FireWire.
D. It allows two external FireWire hard disks to be connected and transfer data directly
between them without need of a computer.
Which of the following iBook or PowerBook