Information and Computer App CLEP: Part 5

50 terms by col32symota

Create a new folder

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

Arobat Reader

A popular plug in application that enables readers to view navigate and print files in Portable Document Format ______

Smart Display

A ____ is a thin monitor that detaches from the computer to function as a portable wireless touch screen, which can access the computer remotely

SIMM

A __ has pins on opposite sides of the circuit board that connect together to form one set of contacts

256

An 8 bit video card (also called 8 bit color) uses 8 bits to store information about each pixel and thus can display __ different colors

Floppy Disk

A GPA receiver is a handheld mountable or embedded device that does not contain a ______

Packets

When a computer sends data over the
Internet the data is divided into small pieces called ____

Multiplexing

With ISDN the same telephone line that could carry only one computer signal now can carry three or more signals at once through the same lin, using a technique called _____

Router

For small business and home networks a ____ allows multiple computers to share a single high speed Internet connection such as a cable modem or DSL modem

Streaming audio

______ enables users to listen to music as it downloads to their computers

Gigabyte

A ____ equals approx one billion bytes

EBCDIC

______ is used primarily on mainframe computers and high end servers

Pixels per inch

Manufacturers often use ______ to represent the sharpness of an image on a display screen

Metropolitan Area Network

A _______ is a high speed network that connects network in an area such as a city or town and handles the bulk of communications activity across that region

Provides several computers with data and resources from a single computer

Client/server network arichitecture usually _____

If a computer on the nework fails all the devices after the failed device cannot function

A major shortcoming of a ring network is that ________

Fiber optic cable

Wireless transimssion media used in communications does not include ______

Downloading

_________ is the process of a computer receiving information such as a web page from a server on the Internet

Applet

An ___ is a compiled program that runs on the client

CGI

The ___ standard defines how a web server communicates with outside sources

Directs and coordinates most of operations in computer

In a computer processor the control unit ______

Secretly collects information about the user often related to the person's Web browsing

Spyware in a computer _____

UNIX

Bell Labs licensed _____ for a low fee to numerous colleges and universites wher the operating system obtained a wide following

Zipped

Compressed files are also called ___ files

Verification

In object oriented design the concept of packaging data and procedures into a single object is called _____

Beta

A ___ version is a test version of a system is not ready for release but is stable enough to be tested by end users

.NET

___ is a set of technologies from Microsoft that allows almost any type of program to run on the Internet or an internal business network

Comments

A program has its own documentation called ____

Object code or Object program

The machine langauge version that results from compiling a 3 GL is called the ______

Event

An ____ is an action to which an object oriented program responds

MIDI

Some users input music and other sound effects using external ___ devices such as an electronic piano keyboard

Whiteboard

A ______ is a window on the screen that displays notes and drawings simultaneously on the screens of all participants in a video conference

Vista

To add special multimedia effects and interactive capabilities to Web pages, programmers do not use ____

Pubile Domian Software

_____ is free software that has been donated for public use and has no copyright restrictions

Publisher

Microsoft ____ is an example of a personal DTP program

Project Management

_______ software allows user to track, control, and manage the events, resources, and costs of a project.

Hyperlink

_____ is a common data type in databases that consists of Web addresses that link to a document or Web page

Completeness Check

A ___ verifies that a required field contains data

Data cube

A multidimensional database uses the idea of a ___ to represent the dimensions of data available

Front end

A ___ program interacts with a DBMS which in turn interacts with database

Normalization

______ is a process designed to ensure the data within the relations (tables) in a relational database contains the least amount of duplication

OBJECT

_____ is not a SQL keyword

URL

A Web page has a unique address called a ____

Mac OS X

Popular database management systems do not include _____

OMR

__ software enables user to convert an image from a fax modem to text and then edit it

MICR

The banking industry almost exclusively uses ___ for check processing

Interview

The ____ is the most important data and information gathering technique for the system developer

Class diagrams

Tools that a system analyst uses for process modeling does not include ______

Request for Quotation

A ______ identifies the products a systems analyst wants from a vendor

Pilot conversion

With a ______ only one location in the company uses a new system, so it can be tested

Batch

____ processing implies that there is no interaction with the user while the program is being executed

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set