BCP-340 CompTIA A+ Exam Objective Map

Objective 1.0 pc harDWare (40 perceNt) 1.1 ConfigureandapplyBIOSsettings. 1.2 Differentiatebetweenmotherboardcomponents,theirpurposes,andproperties. 1.3 CompareandcontrastRAMtypesandfeatures. 1.4 Installandconfigureexpansioncards. 1.5 Installandconfigurestoragedevicesanduseappropriatemedia. 1.6 DifferentiateamongvariousCPUtypesandfeaturesand BCP-340 selecttheappropriatecoolingmethod. 1.7 Compareandcontrastvariousconnectioninterfacesandexplaintheirpurpose. 1.8 Installanappropriatepowersupplybasedonagivenscenario. 1.9

Evaluateandselectappropriatecomponentsforacustomconfiguration,tomeetcustomerspecificationsorneeds. 1.10 Givenascenario,evaluatetypesandfeaturesofdisplaydevices. 1.11 Identifyconnectortypesandassociatedcables. 1.12 Installandconfigurevariousperipheraldevices. 2.0 NetWOrKiNG (27 perceNt) 2.1 Identifytypesofnetworkcablesandconnectors. 2.2 Categorizecharacteristicsofconnectorsandcabling. 2.3 ExplainpropertiesandcharacteristicsofTCP/IP. 2.4 ExplaincommonTCPandUDPports,protocols,andtheirpurpose. 2.5

Compareandcontrastwirelessnetworkingstandardsandencryptiontypes. 2.6 Install,configure,anddeployaSOHOwireless/wiredrouterusingappropriatesettings. 2.7 CompareandcontrastInternetconnectiontypesandfeatures. 2.8 Identifyvarioustypesofnetworks. 2.9 Compareandcontrastnetworkdevicesandtheirfunctionsandfeatures. 2.10 Givenascenario,useappropriatenetworkingtools. 3.0 LaptOpS (11 perceNt) 3.1 Installandconfigurelaptophardwareandcomponents. 3.2 Compareandcontrastthecomponentswithinthedisplayofalaptop. 3.3 Compareandcontrastlaptopfeatures. 4.0 priNterS (11 perceNt) 4.1

Explainthedifferencesbetweenthevariousprintertypesandsummarizetheassociatedimaging process. 4.2 Givenascenario,install,andconfigureprinters. 4.3 Givenascenario,performprintermaintenance. 5.0 OperatiONaL prOceDUreS (11 perceNt) 5.1 Givenascenario,useappropriatesafetyprocedures. 5.2 Explainenvironmentalimpactsandthepurposeofenvironmentalcontrols. 5.3 Givenascenario,demonstratepropercommunicationandprofessionalism. 5.4

Explainthefundamentalsofdealingwithprohibitedcontent/activity. chapter 2 1,2,3 3 5,6 4 3 4,5,6,9,19 1 10 6 4,5,6,19 5,6,7 19 19 20,21,24 20,21 23 22,23 9,18 18,19 18,22 19,24 8 8 8 7 7 7 1,6,19 1,10 10 10

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CompTIA A+ Exam 220-802 Objective Map
Objective 1.0 OperatiNG SYSteMS (33 perceNt) 1.1 CompareandcontrastthefeaturesandrequirementsofvariousMicrosoftOperatingSystems. 1.2 Givenascenario,install,andconfiguretheoperatingsystemusingthemostappropriatemethod. 1.3 Givenascenario,useappropriatecommandlinetools. 1.4

Givenascenario,useappropriateoperatingsystemfeaturesandtools. 1.5 Givenascenario,useControlPanelutilities(theitemsareorganizedby”classicview/largeicons”in Windows). 1.6 SetupandconfigureWindowsnetworkingonaclient/desktop. 1.7 Performpreventivemaintenanceproceduresusingappropriatetools. 1.8 ExplainthedifferencesamongbasicOSsecuritysettings. 1.9
Explainthebasicsofclient-sidevirtualization. 2.0 SecUritY (22 perceNt) 2.1 Applyandusecommonpreventionmethods. 2.2

Compareandcontrastcommonsecuritythreats. 2.3 Implementsecuritybestpracticestosecureaworkstation. 2.4 Givenascenario,usetheappropriatedatadestruction/disposalmethod. 2.5 Givenascenario,secureaSOHOwirelessnetwork. 2.6 Givenascenario,secureaSOHOwirednetwork. 3.0 MObiLe DeviceS (9 perceNt) 3.1 Explainthebasicfeaturesofmobileoperatingsystems. 3.2

Establishbasicnetworkconnectivityandconfigureemail. 3.3 Compareandcontrastmethodsforsecuringmobiledevices. 3.4

Compareandcontrasthardwaredifferencesinregardstotabletsandlaptops. 3.5 Executeandconfiguremobiledevicesynchronization. 4.0 trOUbLeShOOtiNG (36 perceNt) 4.1 Givenascenario,explainthetroubleshootingtheory. 4.2 Givenascenario,troubleshootcommonproblemsrelatedtomotherboards,RAM,CPUandpower withappropriatetools. 4.3 Givenascenario,
troubleshootharddrivesandRAIDarrayswithappropriatetools. 4.4 Givenascenario,troubleshootcommonvideoanddisplayissues. 4.5

Givenascenario,troubleshootwiredandwirelessnetworkswithappropriatetools. 4.6 Givenascenario,troubleshootoperatingsystemproblemswithappropriatetools. 4.7 Givenascenario,
troubleshootcommonsecurityissueswithappropriatetoolsandbestpractices. 4.8 Givenascenario,troubleshoot,andrepaircommonlaptopissueswhileadheringtotheappropriate procedures. 4.9 Givenascenario,
troubleshootprinterswithappropriatetools. chapter 12 11,12,15,16,18 14,16,17,24 7,12,13,14,15, 16,17,22,25 6,8,13,15, 22,25 18,19,21,22,24 15,16,17,26 25 10 22,25,26 26 25,26 25 23 24 9 9 9 9 9 10 1,2,3,24 4,14,16,17 6 19,23,24 12,15,17,26 26 8 7

ExamObjectives Theexamobjectiveslistedherearecurrentasofthisbook`spublicationdate.Examobjectives aresubjecttochangeatanytimewithoutpriornoticeandat bcp-340 exam CompTIA’ssolediscretion.PleasevisittheCompTIA

Certificationswebpageforthemostcurrentlistingofexamobjectives.

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