Vocab for Topic #1
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occupy, attract, or involve (someone's interest or attention).
relating to society or its organization.
to act on or affect each other
Facts and statistics collected together for reference or analysis
Data converted into a meaningful and useful context
information integrated into larger understanding of the world
A personal view, attitude, or appraisal.
a thing that is indisputably the case.
symbol systems for communicating
clear and ordered thinking; logical thinking
the systematic use of symbolic and mathematical techniques to determine valid deductive argument
an organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about the natural world.
relating to recent times or present
all or most of the magnetic domains are arranged in the same direction
recurring characteristics or events
a contraction of "Binary Digit". A bit is the single unit of information in a computer, typically represented as a 0 or 1.
a group of 8 bits
a unit of storage measuring roughly one million bytes
a unit of storage measuring roughly one billion bytes
a unit of storage measuring roughly one trillion bytes
the degree of compactness of a substance.
something new, a change; the act of introducing a new method, idea, device, etc.
a flow of charged particles from one point to another
the area of magnetic force around a magnet
a step-by-step procedure for solving a problem
something that gets in the way of or makes it more difficult for another thing to happen
a sound or an action that sends a message
one billionth of a meter
a long and thing string of something
the observation that computing power roughly doubles every two years.
done on purpose; deliberate
an original model on which later versions are patterned
possible, able to happen; something that can develop or become a reality
the exactness of a measurement
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