What programming language revolutionized the software industry because beginning students could learn it easily?
The ________ computer had no keyboard or monitor and used switches on the front of it to enter data using 0s and 1s.
representation of a fact, figure, or idea
turning data into information
data organized in a meaningful way
parts of the computer you can touch
the means of accessing information over the Internet
an application program used to view the Web
a large network of networks
a tool used to locate information on the Web
tiny dot that creates an image on the computer monitor
unit of measure for processor speed
the clearness or sharpness of an image
measurement of printing speed
measurement of printer resolution
Web 2.0 is classified as the _____________.
.com is used for what type of website
.edu is used for what type of website
.mil is used for what type of website
.org is used for what type of website
.uk is used for what type of website
When shopping on the Web, it is better to pay for your purchase with a debit card rather than a credit card.
using computer systems to gather legal evidence is called
understanding the capabilities and limitations of computers
the handling and retrieval of information
computing relating to emotion is called
8 bits is called a ____
The process of searching huge amounts of data with the hope of finding a pattern is called ____________.
device used to enter data
external device that exchanges data with the computer through ports
device that sends processed data
contains the central electronic components of a computer
the metal or plastic case that houses the power source and all the storage devices of a desktop computer
The first programming language ever developed was BASIC.
Using the Internet to get small donations from many people to start a business is called
processes all commands issued by software instructions
stores programs and data the computer is currently using
holds instructions needed to start up when the computer is powered on
type of technology used on flat-screen monitors
standard keyboard layout
The acronym of the project funded by ARPA to research the development of the Internet was called ARPANET.
Using the Web to communicate and share information with our friends and others is known as _______.
The technology called QR codes stands for ________.
If you are a design student, there is no reason for you to know how to use a computer.
All of the following are examples of being computer literate, EXCEPT __________.
knowing only how to use your computer for e-mails
The "s" in "https" stands for _______.
secure socket layer
WYSIWYG stands for "What You See Is What You Get".
The unique address for a particular Web site is the __________.
The difference between people with access to computers and the Internet and those without this access is known as the ________________.
program that enables you to communicate in real time with others online
a means of synchronizing group communication
personal diary entry posted on the Web
a broadcast clip of audio or video in MP3 or MP4 format
Web site that allows anyone visiting the site to change its contents
E-mails are completely private.
Joining together as a group to use a specific product more efficiently is called ________.
In the URL http://www.pearsonhighered.com/techinaction, the portion labeled "techinaction" is the ________.
Wikipedia is a good source for a research paper.
All of the following are a type of e-commerce business, EXCEPT _________.
Restarting your computer while it's powered on is called a cold boot.
a protocol that allows files to be transferred from a Web server
a computer that hosts the Web site being requested
a protocol that allows files to be transferred over the Internet
the location that maintains the computers that store the Web site files
the suffix in the domain name after the dot (such as .com or .edu)
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