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Disk Drives

(8th grade Mississippi State Technology Benchmarks)

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Ages: 14 - 18
Creating CD/DVD Master Disk
From howstuffworks.com, produced by CDROM2GO
Watch this video about creating a CD/DVD Master Disc on HowStuffWorks.  Check if for errors and compatability on other machines. Test it on multiple machines.  Burn the master in one setting. Do not use re-writable media and choose a slower burn spee... [more]
April 24, 2010 at 10:20 AM
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Ages: 14 - 18
CD Media Speeds
From howstuffworks.com, produced by CDROM2GO
You need to determine the speed of your drive and media.  You have to burn a CD or DVD at the speed of the lowest component-you cannot burn any faster than the rated speed of you media. (0:55) ~Warning-Video begins with a commercial~
April 24, 2010 at 10:27 AM
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Ages: 11 - 18
CD/DVD drives and burners
From howstuffworks.com, produced by CDROM2GO
Duplication is the process of recording information onto blank discs, CD or DVD, often called burning. The process is often referred to as burning because a laser is used to heat a chemical dye in the disc and literally "burn" marks that will be read... [more]
May 31, 2010 at 11:30 AM
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Not Right For WatchKnowLearn
Ages: 7 - 11
From classroomclips.org
NASA Kids Science News segment explaining the technology of CDs. (0:58)
May 21, 2010 at 04:04 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
How a Computer CD Rom Works
From YouTube
This is a very brief (00:26) video that has information about how a Computer CD-ROM works.
May 31, 2010 at 11:06 AM
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