Computer Application Ch. 3

Application Software
consists of programs designed to make users more productive and/or assist with personal task.
Business Software
is application software that assists people while performing business activities.
Word Processing Software
allows users to create and manipulate documents.
Clip Art
is a collection of electronic drawings, photos, and other images.
Spreadsheet Software
allows users to organize data in rows and columns and perform calculations.
a collection of data organized in a manner that allows access, retrieval, and use of that data.
Presentation Software
allows users to create visual aids for presentations to communicate ideas, messages, and other information to a group.
Note Taking Software
is application software that enables users to enter typed text, handwritten comments, drawings, or sketches anywhere on a page.
Software Suite
a collection of individual programs available together as a unit.
Personal Information Manager
application software that include appointment calendar, address book, notepad.
Web Page Authorizing Software
helps users of all skill levels create Web pages that include multimedia and interactive content.
Web Applications
a Web site that allows users to access and interact with software from any computer or device that is connected to the Internet.
Online Help
the electronic equivalent of a user manual.
Web-Based Training
a type of CBT that uses Internet technology and consists of application software on the Web.
Distance Learning
the delivery of education at one location while the learning takes place at other locations.