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Pop Quiz: RAID basics

Do you know the difference between RAID 1 and RAID 5? Take this short quiz and test your knowledge of RAID basics.

Answers to our RAID basics pop quiz:

  1. Redundant array of inexpensive/independent devices
  2. RAID 0
  3. RAID 1
  4. RAID 5
  5. RAID 10
  6. 2
  7. 2
  8. 3
  9. 4
  10. Disk duplexing

For more information on the pros and cons of different RAID levels, including those not covered on this quiz, check out the following TechRepublic resources:

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