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  1. Plug and play
  2. Unix
  3. Universal serial bus
  4. MS-DOS
  5. Graphical user interfaces
  1. a Standard for computer ports that support data transfer rates of up to 12 million bits per second.
  2. b Microsoft's Disk Operating System; originally introduced with the IBM PC in 1981.
  3. c Technology that allows a hardware component to be attached to a computer so that it is automatically configured by the operating system, without user intervention.
  4. d An operating system with graphical symbols representing files, programs, and documents.
  5. e Operating system developed by AT&T. It is considered portable, meaning it can run on just about any hardware platform.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Devices that protect electronic equipment from variations in electric current.
  2. A set of clearly defined, logical steps that solve a problem.
  3. Communications hardware device that facilitates the transmission of data
  4. Systems software that performs tasks related to managing the computer's resources, file management, diagnostics, and other specialized chores.
  5. Analyzing problems to correct faults in the system.

5 True/False Questions

  1. Language translatorsSystems software that convents code written in a programming language into machine language that the computer can understand.


  2. User interfacePart of the computer's operating system that users interact with.


  3. FirewallA computer program that is written to cause corruption of data.


  4. Uninterruptible power supplyComputer ports that can transmit data one bit at a time; often used by a modem or a mouse.


  5. HackersA computer program that is written to cause corruption of data.


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