Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the main difference between Internal and External Fragmentation.

Difference between Internal and External Fragmentation

1. Internal Fragmentation is found in multiple fixed partition scheme. External Fragmentation is found in multiple variable partition scheme.

2. It can be reduced using multiple variable partition method. However, this solution suffers from external fragmentation. External Fragmentation can be solved using compaction.

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