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01 - Types of Storage

 1. Which of the following is NOT a type of storage:
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  Monitor

  Optical

  Solid state

  Magnetic

 2. What type of storage is DVD ROM?

  Solid state

  Optical

  Magnetic

  It is not a storage device

 3. What type of storage is USB memory stick?

  Magnetic

  Solid state

  Optical

  It is not a storage device

 4. What type of storage is a SSD memory card?
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  Magnetic

  Solid state

  Optical

  It is not a storage device

 5. What type of storage is HDD?

  Solid state

  It is not a storage device

  Optical

  Magnetic

 6. Which of the following types of storage would likely access its data the fastest?

  Solid state

  Magnetic

  Optical

  None of the mentioned

 7. Which type of storage uses lasers to write the data?

  All of them

  Magnetic

  Solid state

  Optical

 8. Which of the following types of storage is the most expensive per MB/GB?

  Optical

  Magnetic

  Solid state

  They are all the same

 9. Why is a Hard Disk Drive (HDD) not very portable?
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  It is too large

  It will break if you touch it

  It has moving parts

  It is too small

 10. Fill in the blanks.
Secondary storage memory is____________________.

  Backup memory

  Impact memory

  Non volatile memory

  Volatile memory

 11. Which of the following is an example of a backing storage device?

  Hard Disk Drive

  Speaker

  Mouse

  RAM

 12. Serial data access is faster than direct data access.

  TRUE

  FALSE

 13. CD-ROMS can record data over and over again.

  FALSE

  TRUE

 14. What type of storage device would a mobile phone have?
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  Cartridges

  Optical Drive

  HDD

  Flash Memory

 15. Which device would you use to store large amounts of data in your home computer?

  Hard Drive

  Magnetic tape

  Optical disk

  Flash memory

 16. Which type of optical media has the greatest storage capacity?

  DVD-ROM

  They are all the same

  CD-ROM

  Blu-ray Disc

 17. What is the name given to copies of data or program files?

  Backups

  Stores

  Extras

  Programs

 18. Floppy discs can store huge amounts of data.

  FALSE

  TRUE

 19. Why does a laptop need secondary storage?
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  To store data, files, and software when the power if turned off (for future use)

  To store programs that are currently running

  To access the RAM via the monitor

  To store data that the processor needs

 20. Which of the following types of storage is the most durable?

  Optical

  Solid state

  They are all the same

  Magnetic