Unit 8: Active Partition: System Vs. Boot

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Register to read the introduction… * Active Partition - An active partition is a partition on a hard drive set as the bootable partition that contains the operating system. * Extended Partition - A partition is a logically independent section of a hard disk drive (HDD).
Summary:
I learned in this video that Active Partition is also called System Partition. The System Partition boots the computer and contains boot and system files. The Boot Partition boots loads Operating System. This information may be useful when trying to pass this class or maybe in the near future in my 6 figure yearly salary job. There was nothing really confusing for me in this video I think it could benefit me.

Unit 8
Assignment 1
Video Summary 6
VIDEO #3.04
Topics:
* Low Level Formatting * High Level Formatting * Cluster
Terms:
* Sectors – In computer disk storage, a sector is a subdivision of a track on a magnetic disk or optical

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