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Which of these features would not be commonly found in a BIOS? Choose two.

A) Hardware diagnostics

B) USB port disabling

C) Disk partitioning options

D) Date and time settings

E) Hot fresh cookies

The answers: C) Disk partitioning options and E) Hot fresh cookies

The BIOS does not provide any partitioning functionality. Although a BIOS will recognize a physical storage device, the logical setup of that storage device is the responsibility of the operating system.

Want to know more? Watch “Working with your Computer’s BIOS.”

The BIOS is an important part of your computer’s configuration. In this video, you’ll learn about the PC BIOS and it’s importance to the startup process of your computer.