What kind of CPU package fits into a Socket 370?
A) Dual in-line package
B) Pin grid array
C) Single edge cartridge
D) Single in-line package
E) The one with the funny connectors
The answer: B) Pin grid array
A pin grid array package consists of many pins that fit into a many-holed socket. The Socket 370 gets its name from the 370 pins that are spread about the underside of the CPU package.
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