Computer Storage Devices.

 

CLASS: Primary 3

SUBJECT: Computer Study

TOPIC: Storage Devices.

Storage devices are devices used to keep or store things until they are needed.

We have the general storage device and the computer storage device.

General Storage Device:
They are used to store things like food, water, books etc. Examples are bag, bottle, sack, flask, cupboard etc.

Computer Storage Device:
They are devices used in keeping work or data until they are needed.

Types of Computer Storage Devices
There are two types of computer Storage devices, they are:

a.) Internal Storage Devices:
These are devices that are inside the system unit. They are:
1.) Hard Disk
2.) Memory

b.) External Storage Devices:
These are devices that can be removed from the computer after using it. They are:
1.) Flash Disk
2.) Compact Disk (CD)
3.) Floppy Disk or Diskette
4.) Zip Disk
5.) Digital Versatile Disk (DVD).

Questions:
1.) Mention two computer storage devices that can be removed after usage.

2.) There are ________ types of computer storage device.

3.) Mention two examples of general storage device.