3 Written questions
3 Multiple choice questions
- stores data as microscopic light and dark spots on the disc surface
- the maximum amount of data that can be stored on a storage medium
- the amount of data that a storage device can move from the storage medium to the comp. per second
3 True/False questions
random access → a form of data storage usually on comp tape, that requires a device to read or write data one record after another starting at the beginning of the medium
access time → the average time it takes a comp. to located data on the storage medium and read it.
solid-state technology → technology that stores data in a nonvolatile, erasable, lowpower chip.