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A+ Review Quizzes Ch8

A+ Review Quizzes Ch8

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CompTIA A+ Aplus Certification. Quizzes
CompTIA A+ Aplus Certification. Quizzes

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 A+ Review QuizzesCh8
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Question textMatch the Best Answer
Has no moving parts
Solid state drive
 Moves the read/write heads across the disk surfaces in unison
Actuator
 Uses both solid state and magnetic technologies
Hybrid hard drive
 A single hard drive that works independently of other hard drives
Basic disk
  The overall structure an OS uses to name, store, and organize files on a drive
File system
  The smallest unit of space on a disk for storing a file and is made up of one or moresectors
Cluster
 A table on a hard drive or floppy disk that tracks how space on a disk is used tostore files
FAT
 Designed to provide greater security and to support more storage capacity than theolder file system
NTFS
 Speeds up access time by allowing blocks of data to be read from the drive at onetime
Block mode
 
Feedback The correct answer is: Has no moving parts – Solid state drive, Moves the read/write heads across the disksurfaces in unison – Actuator, Uses both solid state and magnetic technologies – Hybrid hard drive, A singlehard drive that works independently of other hard drives – Basic disk, The overall structure an OS uses toname, store, and organize files on a drive – File system, The smallest unit of space on a disk for storing a fileand is made up of one or more sectors – Cluster, A table on a hard drive or floppy disk that tracks how spaceon a disk is used to store files – FAT, Designed to provide greater security and to support more storagecapacity than the older file system NTFS, Speeds up access time by allowing blocks of data to be read fromthe drive at one time – Block mode.
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Question textA ____ drive has one, two, or more platters, or disks, that stack together and spin in unison inside a sealedmetal housing that contains firmware to control reading and writing data to the drive and to communicate withthe motherboard.Select one:a. magnetic opticalb. floppyc. magnetic hardd. magnetic imageFeedback The correct answer is: magnetic hard.
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Question text The top and bottom of each disk of a magnetic hard drive have a ____ that moves across the disk surface asall the disks rotate on a spindle.Select one:a. read headb. read/write headc. access headd. platter deviceFeedback The correct answer is: read/write head.
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Question textEach side, or surface, of one hard drive platter is called a ____.Select one:a. bubbleb. wingc. taild. headFeedback The correct answer is: head.
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Question textWindows Vista technology that supports a hybrid drive is called ____.Select one:a. ReadyRAMb. ReadySpinc. ReadyDrived. ReadyDiskFeedback The correct answer is: ReadyDrive.
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