Chapter 7 Study Guide

Chapter 7 Study Guide - Chapter 7 Study Guide T A storage...

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Chapter 7 Study Guide T - A storage medium, also called secondary storage, is the physical material on which a computer keeps data, instructions and information False - Reading is the process of transferring data, instructions, and information from memory to a storage medium (its from storage medium to memory) 354 False - Formatting is the process of dividing the disk into clusters and cylinders (into tracks and sectors) 357 False - A cluster can hold data from many files (only 1 file) 358 False - A typical hard disk contains only 1 platter (they are multiply stacked on top of another) 358 False - A removable hard disk is a separate, free-standing hard disk that connects with a cable to a port on the system unit or communicates wirelessly (definition is an external hard disk) 360 False - microSD and miniSDHC are common types of removable hard disks (they are memory cards; flash drive) 364 T - ExpressCard modules can be used to add memory, storage, communications, multimedia, an security capabilities to a computer
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