Dynamic RAM: Definition & Types


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What does DRAM stand for?

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1. DRAM loses the information stored on it when the power is off. This is called:

2. What is the basic principle for storing information in DRAM?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet will help you gauge your knowledge of DRAM. Topics you'll need to know to pass the quiz include understanding what DRAM stands for as well as knowing what volatile storage means.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • DRAM
  • Types of storage
  • How information is stored in DRAM
  • DDR
  • Connecting the DRAM module

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz will let you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson dynamic RAM
  • Interpreting information - verify you can read information regarding the principles for storing information
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about how to connect the DRAM module

Additional Learning

To learn more about the most important component of the computer for performance, review the corresponding lesson called Dynamic RAM: Definition & Types. This lesson will help you:

  • Define what DRAM is
  • Describe the difference between DRAM and SRAM
  • Identify the types of DRAM available today and the changes from their initial inception
  • Know what backward and forward compatible mean