Chapter 4: Practice Test
Terms in this set (16)
A(n) ____ consists of a series of related instructions, organized for a common purpose, that tells the computer what tasks to perform and how to perform them.
To use applications, such as a browser or email program on a personal computer, your computer must be running a(n) ____.
A(n) ____ gives authors, artists, and other creator of original work exclusive rights to duplicate, publish, and sell their materials.
____ is copyrighted software that is distributed at no cost for a trail period.
A(n) _____ is the right to use a program or app.
A single ___ is about 1/72 of an inch in height.
A ___ is information that exists on a physical medium, such as paper.
A feature, called ____, allows users to type words in a paragraph continually without pressing the ENTER key at the end of each line.
_____ software is an application that allows users to organize data in rows and columns and perform calculations on the data.
A software ___ is a collection of individual applications available together as a unit.
_____ software provides standard contracts and documents associated with buying, selling, and renting property; estate planning; marriage and divorce; and preparing a will or living trust.
___ software is a type of application that assists professionals and designers in creating engineering, architectural, and scientific designs and models.
Illustration software is another name for ____ software.
____ software allows users to combine text, graphics, audio, video, and animation in an interactive application.
A ____ resides in active memory and replicates itself over a network to infect computers and devices, using up the system resources and possibly shutting down the system.
A(n) ___ protest a computer against viruses by identifying and removing any computer viruses found in memory, on storage media, or on incoming files.