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Which of these would you expect an MBR to contain?

A) Table of primary partitions

B) List of bad disk sectors

C) Windows Boot Configuration Data (BCD) store

D) The Windows Security Accounts Manager

E) I need a new needle to play my favorite records

The answer: A) Table of primary partitions

A disk’s MBR (Master Boot Record) contains a table of the disk’s primary partitions, a disk signature, and other directions for starting the operating system.

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