Understanding The Types Of Memory

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Memory Quizzes & Trivia

This module will focus on understanding the different types of memory. ROM MemoryEPROM - Erasable Programmable Read-Only MemoryEEPROM - Electrically Erasable Programmable ROMRAM MemoryDRAM - Dynamic RAMSRAM - Static RAMCMOS RAM - Complementary Metal-Oxide SemiconductorShawdow RAM - Shadowing RAMVRAM - Video RAMWRAM - Windows RAM


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    ____ is a type of memory that you cannot write to.
    • A. 

      RAM

    • B. 

      DRAM

    • C. 

      ROM

    • D. 

      WRAM

  • 2. 
    Information is written to the ____ chips by the manufacturer and this information cannot be changed.
    • A. 

      SROM

    • B. 

      Shadow RAM

    • C. 

      DRAM

    • D. 

      ROM

  • 3. 
    Software written to a ____ chip is called firmware.
    • A. 

      FlashRIM

    • B. 

      DDRAM

    • C. 

      RAM

    • D. 

      ROM

  • 4. 
    ____ is a type of memory that normally cannot be written to because it is a variation of ROM.
    • A. 

      SRAM

    • B. 

      DRAM

    • C. 

      EPROM

    • D. 

      CMOS RAM

  • 5. 
    An ____ chip is a special ROM chip that the manufacturer can reprogram by using a speacil programming device that uses ultraviolet light.
    • A. 

      DDRAM

    • B. 

      ROM

    • C. 

      EPROM

    • D. 

      VRAM

  • 6. 
    A new implementation of ROM is called ____ or flash ROM.  The manufacturer writes the software instuctions into the ROM.
    • A. 

      VRAM

    • B. 

      BIOS

    • C. 

      EEPROM

    • D. 

      RAM

  • 7. 
    You can update the software on the ____ by running a speacil software setup program provided by the manufacturer.
    • A. 

      EEPROM

    • B. 

      POST

    • C. 

      EPROM

    • D. 

      BIOS

  • 8. 
    Remember that EEPROM is better known as ____ ROM.
    • A. 

      BIOS

    • B. 

      FLASH

    • C. 

      POST

    • D. 

      ROM

  • 9. 
    As hardware improves, you need to update your ____ code so that your system is aware of these hardware improvements/
    • A. 

      POST

    • B. 

      FIRMWARE

    • C. 

      BIOS

    • D. 

      ROM