Which statement describes the active partition?

Which statement describes the active partition?

  • It is used to boot an operating system by default.
  • It is a section of an extended partition on an MBR. It can be used to separate information for administrative purposes.
  • It is a type of disk with the ability to create volumes that span across more than one disk even if the unallocated space is noncontiguous.
  • It is often used to organize data storage by subdividing it into as many as 23 logical sections.