Upgrade to remove ads
AP Computer Science Principles Vocab 1
Terms in this set (12)
Fancy word that means a preliminary sketch of an idea or model for something new. Original drawing from which something real might be built or created.
Question to which there are only two possible answers.
Set of rules about sending, receiving and interpreting binary messages.
Each element of the binary message. 'Bit' is short for binary digit. Ex: ABBA we would have a 4 -bit message. A contraction of "binary digits'. A bit is a single unit of information in a computer typically represented as a 0 or 1.
Transmission capacity measure by bit rate.
(sometimes written bitrate) the number of bits that are conveyed or processed per unit of time. e.g. 8 bits/sec.
Time it takes for a bit to travel from its sender to its receiver.
American Standard Code for Information Interchange. ASCII is the universally recognized raw text format that any computer can understand.
to write code, or to write instructions for a computer.
Binary Numbering System; 0, 1 (2 symbols)
Decimal Numbering System; 0,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 (10 Symbols)
Hexadecimal Numbering System ; 0,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,A,B,C,D,E,F (16 Symbols)
THIS SET IS OFTEN IN FOLDERS WITH...
AP Computer Science Principles Vocab 2
AP Computer Science Principles Vocab 3
AP Computer Science Principles Unit 2 Vocabulary
AP Computer Science Principles Unit 4 Vocab
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE...
AP Computer Science Principles Chapter 1
Unit 1 Internet Vocabulary
AP Computer Science Unit 1
Code.org Chapter 1 Assessment
OTHER SETS BY THIS CREATOR
PSU Spanish 3 Exam 3
PSU Spanish 3 Exam 2
PSU Spanish 3 Exam 1 Vocabulary
OTHER QUIZLET SETS
WR 304 midterm Primo