a) /bin This contains files that are essential for correct
Operation of the system. These are available for
use by all users.
b)/mnt Provides a location for mounting devices, such as
remote file systems and removable media
c)/home This is where user home directories are stored.
d)/var This directory is used to store files which change
frequently, and must be available to be written to.
e)/etc various system configuration files are stored here.
f)/dev This contains various devices as files, e.g. hard
disk, CDROM,drive, etc.
g)/root This is the root (administrator) user's home
h)/sbin Binaries which are only expected to be used by
the super user.
i)/tmp Temporary files.
j)/boot Has the bootable Linux kernel and boot
k)/usr Contains user documentation,games,graphical