CompTIA A+ Question J-81

A 2,000 line per minute parallel impact printer is being installed in a room that is 100 feet (30.48 meters) from the print server. Once connected it does not print reliably. Which of the following is the cause?

A. The cable was installed next to florescent lighting.
B. The cable length has exceeded the limit of the standard.
C. The printer should have been a USB model.
D. The printer I/O logic is faulty and must be replaced.

Correct Answer: B