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NC Computer Apps II, 3.01 Vocab
Multimedia
Multimedia Presentation
Copyright Law
Fair Use
Different types of media including text, video, sound, graphi…
a computer based, interactive experience that incorporates te…
ensures that the author's rights of images and sounds used in…
Fair use allows others to use copyright material without infr…
Multimedia
Different types of media including text, video, sound, graphi…
Multimedia Presentation
a computer based, interactive experience that incorporates te…
27 terms
NC Computer Apps II, 2.02 Course Notes
Persistence of Vision
Frame-by-Frame Animation
Path Based Animation
3d Graphics
The way our eyes retain images for a split second longer than…
A series of many frames that appears to be in continuous moti…
Also called vector animation. The user inserts an object and…
The field of computer graphics concerned with generating and…
Persistence of Vision
The way our eyes retain images for a split second longer than…
Frame-by-Frame Animation
A series of many frames that appears to be in continuous moti…
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Computer Applications - Ch. 4 Programs and Apps
Program / software
Application or app
Operating system
Productivity Application Steps
consists of a series of related instructions, organized for a…
consists of programs designed to make users more productive a…
a set of programs that coordinates all the activities among c…
Create a project, edit a project, format a project, save a pr…
Program / software
consists of a series of related instructions, organized for a…
Application or app
consists of programs designed to make users more productive a…
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NC Computer Apps I, 4.01 Spreadsheet Components
Workbook
Spreadsheet
Cells
Cell address
a file which contains one or more spreadsheets.
an arrangement of cells in columns and rows used to organize,…
individual locations on a spreadsheet.
refers to one specific location, such as A4.
Workbook
a file which contains one or more spreadsheets.
Spreadsheet
an arrangement of cells in columns and rows used to organize,…
39 terms
Computer Applications
button (el boton)
wireless (inalambrico)
window (la ventana)
website (plural los webs)
microswitch on a computer mouse which can be pressed to selec…
broadcasting, computer networking, or other communication usi…
in computing, a window is a visual area containing some kind…
a site that the owner positions as an entrance to other sites…
button (el boton)
microswitch on a computer mouse which can be pressed to selec…
wireless (inalambrico)
broadcasting, computer networking, or other communication usi…
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OLD Computer Skills: Computer Applications
document ... a piece of writing you make…
type ... to write with a keyboard
presentation ... giving information to a…
slide ... a page in an electronic presen…
Remember to save your document.
Sandra types her name.
Amanda uses PowerPoint for her presentation.
The first slide has my name on it.
document ... a piece of writing you make…
Remember to save your document.
type ... to write with a keyboard
Sandra types her name.
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Lesson 1 Computer Applications
arithmetic/logic unit (ALU)
central processing unit (CPU)
circuit board
computer
part of the central processing unit that performs arithmetic…
microprocessor; the brains of the computer
a thin plate inside the computer that contains electronic com…
an electronic device that receives, processes, and stores dat…
arithmetic/logic unit (ALU)
part of the central processing unit that performs arithmetic…
central processing unit (CPU)
microprocessor; the brains of the computer
30 terms
Computer Applications
Excel
Ribbon
Workbook
Quick Access Toolbar
a spreadsheet program that allows you to store, organize, and…
Contains multiple Tabs, each with several groups of commands
Each workbook holds one or more worksheets (also known as spr…
located above the Ribbon and it lets you access common comman…
Excel
a spreadsheet program that allows you to store, organize, and…
Ribbon
Contains multiple Tabs, each with several groups of commands
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Lesson 2 Computer Applications
audio input
biometrics
digital camera
expansion slot
inputting sound into a computer
technique or device that examines a fingerprint, voice patter…
device that takes and stores photographs (pictures) as digita…
opening on the motherboard where an expansion board can be in…
audio input
inputting sound into a computer
biometrics
technique or device that examines a fingerprint, voice patter…
12 terms
NC Apps II, 2.01 Image Effects
Layers
Anti-Aliasing
Dithering
Feathering
Used to build an image that appears to be a single picture wh…
smoothes the lines or transitions between neighboring colors…
A process that a program uses to approximate colors that are…
Tool used to make the edges of an image appear blurry.
Layers
Used to build an image that appears to be a single picture wh…
Anti-Aliasing
smoothes the lines or transitions between neighboring colors…
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Computer Applications #3
Icon
Insertion Point/Cursor
Landscape Orientation
Home Tab
A picture used to identify an element onscreen, such as a too…
The insertion point is a blinking vertical bar that indicates…
Rotating Document text so it displays and prints horizontally…
The home tab contains the more frequently use commands.
Icon
A picture used to identify an element onscreen, such as a too…
Insertion Point/Cursor
The insertion point is a blinking vertical bar that indicates…
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Lesson 3 Computer Applications
backup
data theft
driver
encryption
saving difficult or impossible to replace data to another loc…
removing data from a computer without authorization
a small program that instructs the operating system on how to…
a standard method for encoding data
backup
saving difficult or impossible to replace data to another loc…
data theft
removing data from a computer without authorization
20 terms
Lesson 13 Computer Applications
alignment
clipboard
drag-and-drop editing
edit
how text is positioned between the left and right margins
temporary storage placed in your computer's memory
use the mouse to drag selected text from an existing location…
modify or make changes, revisions, or corrections to text
alignment
how text is positioned between the left and right margins
clipboard
temporary storage placed in your computer's memory
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Lesson 4 Computer Applications
cable management
corona wires
cookie
defragmentation
kit that gathers cables together and stores them so they are…
used to generate a field of positive charges on the surface o…
small text files created by some web pages when you visit the…
a utility that reduces the amount of fragmentation by physica…
cable management
kit that gathers cables together and stores them so they are…
corona wires
used to generate a field of positive charges on the surface o…
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Lesson 7 Computer Applications
bitmapped graphics
cell
database
datasheet
images created with picture elements--pixels
where a column and row intersect
collection of related information organized for rapid search…
a database table that stores subject based data; primary obje…
bitmapped graphics
images created with picture elements--pixels
cell
where a column and row intersect
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Computer Applications
Hardware
Software
CPU
Hard drive
Parts that you can see and touch
instructions that tell the hardware to operate
Brain of the computer
hold all your progress
Hardware
Parts that you can see and touch
Software
instructions that tell the hardware to operate
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NC Apps II, 1.01 Vocab
Typography
Typeface
Font
Font style
reproduction of letters on a page
the basic design of a character
a specific size, weight, and style applied to a character (le…
the slant and weight of a character, such as bold or italic.
Typography
reproduction of letters on a page
Typeface
the basic design of a character
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Lesson 13 Computer Applications
alignment
clipboard
drag-and-drop editing
edit
text positioned between the left and right margins: left alig…
temporary storage place in your computer's memory
use the mouse to drag selected text from one location and dro…
modify the document and make revisions or corrections
alignment
text positioned between the left and right margins: left alig…
clipboard
temporary storage place in your computer's memory
62 terms
Computer Apps - Word
Shift - Enter
CTRL A
CTRL B
CTRL I
force Word to Single Space
select everything
bold
italics
Shift - Enter
force Word to Single Space
CTRL A
select everything
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Understanding Applications - Computer Basics - GCF LearnFree.org
Multi-tasking
App
Desktop applications
Mobile apps
Having more than one application open at the same time.
A common term for an application,especially for simple applic…
Applications for desktop or laptop computers are sometimes ca…
Applications for mobile devices are sometimes called ________…
Multi-tasking
Having more than one application open at the same time.
App
A common term for an application,especially for simple applic…
20 terms
Lesson 6 Computer Applications
algorithm
application software
beta testing
bundleware
set of clearly defined, logical steps that solve a problem
helps you perform a specific task such as word processing, sp…
process that releases commercial software in development to a…
all software included with the purchase of a new computer
algorithm
set of clearly defined, logical steps that solve a problem
application software
helps you perform a specific task such as word processing, sp…
18 terms
Lesson 16 Computer Applications
AutoShape
banner
blog
building blocks
predesigned drawing object such as a star, arrow, or rectangle
headline that spreads the full width of the page
an electronic journal
built-in document parts designed and formatted to produce a p…
AutoShape
predesigned drawing object such as a star, arrow, or rectangle
banner
headline that spreads the full width of the page
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Lesson 14 Computer Applications
comment
document workspace
duplex printing
encryption
note the author or reviewer adds to the document
a Windows SharePoint Service that provides tools for sharing…
printing on both sides of the page
document is unreadable without a password
comment
note the author or reviewer adds to the document
document workspace
a Windows SharePoint Service that provides tools for sharing…
15 terms
Lesson 9 Computer Applications
active window
application file
computer
data file
window you are working on; title bar is a different color
is part of an application program
utility program in Windows designed to help you find, view, a…
file created when working with an application program
active window
window you are working on; title bar is a different color
application file
is part of an application program
16 terms
Lesson 10 Computer Applications
appearance and personalization category
clock, language, and region category
control panel
ease of access category
control panel tool that provides options to personalize the d…
control panel tool to change the language, date, time or time…
access from Windows Start that provides specialized features…
control panel tool to adjust hardware and operating system se…
appearance and personalization category
control panel tool that provides options to personalize the d…
clock, language, and region category
control panel tool to change the language, date, time or time…
11 terms
Lesson 17 Computer Applications
active cell
AutoFill
cell
cell reference
a selected cell in a worksheet
ability to repeat the same data in a column or a row
intersection of a single cell and a single row
a column letter followed by a row number--example: C2
active cell
a selected cell in a worksheet
AutoFill
ability to repeat the same data in a column or a row
36 terms
Computer Apps Terms IT 37
app
application
browser
communications device
A program on a computer device. It usually has a picture shor…
A program on a computer device. (Short version of the name is…
...
A device that helps get information from one source to anothe…
app
A program on a computer device. It usually has a picture shor…
application
A program on a computer device. (Short version of the name is…
15 terms
Lesson 8 Computer Applications
administrative rights
administrator account
driver
embedded operating system
permission to make changes on a computer systems
a collection of information that determines which files you c…
small program that instruct the operating system on how to op…
smaller and generally less capable than desktop operating sys…
administrative rights
permission to make changes on a computer systems
administrator account
a collection of information that determines which files you c…
20 terms
Computer Apps Vocab Quiz 1
Adapter
Alert Box
Antivirus
Application
A device that allows a specific type of hardware to work with…
A small window that pops up on your screen to give you inform…
A type of utility used for scanning and removing viruses from…
A software program that runs on your computer.
Adapter
A device that allows a specific type of hardware to work with…
Alert Box
A small window that pops up on your screen to give you inform…
Computer Applications Unit 2
Autocomplete
Backspace
Business letter
Default setting
a word processing feature that automatically finishes certain…
deleting text to the left of the insertion point
formal means of communication outside a business
the current setting or action taken by hardware or software i…
Autocomplete
a word processing feature that automatically finishes certain…
Backspace
deleting text to the left of the insertion point
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Lesson 19 Computer Applications
absolute cell reference
argument
chart
complex formulas
cell reference does not change when formula is copied to a ne…
acts as an operand in a function firmula and is enclosed in p…
a graphic representation of your worksheet
formulas containing more than one operator--example: A4*B5+10
absolute cell reference
cell reference does not change when formula is copied to a ne…
argument
acts as an operand in a function firmula and is enclosed in p…
Computer Applications Unit 1
Access keys
Application software
Close
Cursor
shortcut keys; keys used in combination to create actions or…
any program that processes data for the user (inventory, payr…
processing of quitting the open window or application
insertion point in a document in the form of a blinking verti…
Access keys
shortcut keys; keys used in combination to create actions or…
Application software
any program that processes data for the user (inventory, payr…
20 terms
MDJH_Harvey TechApps Basic Computer Terms
computer
hardware
CPU
Computer Storage
any programmable (accepts instructions) electronic device des…
any part of a computer that is physical (touchable) such as t…
central processing unit or the "brains" of the computer that…
a place the computer places data so it is available for proce…
computer
any programmable (accepts instructions) electronic device des…
hardware
any part of a computer that is physical (touchable) such as t…
25 terms
Computer Applications Chapter 1 (Word)
Bold
Bulleted List
Centered
Character Formatting
characters are displayed somewhat thicker and darker
a series of paragraphs, each beginning with a symbol or numbe…
positioned horizontally between the left and right margins on…
is the process of changing the way characters appear on the s…
Bold
characters are displayed somewhat thicker and darker
Bulleted List
a series of paragraphs, each beginning with a symbol or numbe…
20 terms
Computer Apps Vocab Quiz 2
Database
Default
Domain/Domain name
Drag and Drop
A collection of information organized in such a way that a co…
A standard setting or configuration that a device or program…
A group of computers and devices on a network that are admini…
Applications that allow a user to drag objects to specific lo…
Database
A collection of information organized in such a way that a co…
Default
A standard setting or configuration that a device or program…
Computer Applications Unit 6
Attachment
Browser
Cookie
Computer ethics
a file that is included with an e-mail that can be opened by…
a program that allows a user to display HTML-developed Web pa…
a collection of information stored on the local computer of a…
what is morally right or wrong when using computers, internet…
Attachment
a file that is included with an e-mail that can be opened by…
Browser
a program that allows a user to display HTML-developed Web pa…
10 terms
Computer Apps Vocab 1-10
Active Cell
Application Software
Ascending Order
AVERAGE
in Excel, the worksheet cell with the dark border that is rea…
Software used for a specific task, such as word processing.
A to Z or 0 to 9.
The Excel function that calculates the average value in a ran…
Active Cell
in Excel, the worksheet cell with the dark border that is rea…
Application Software
Software used for a specific task, such as word processing.
18 terms
NC Apps II, 2.01 Course Notes
Graphics
Color Depth
Compression
Lossless
Anything on a page that is not actual text, from simple line…
Refers to the number of bits per pixel that can be displayed…
Refers to how an image is stored
Integrity is retained as image is resized
Graphics
Anything on a page that is not actual text, from simple line…
Color Depth
Refers to the number of bits per pixel that can be displayed…
15 terms
Computer Apps Vocab 1-15
Active Cell
Application Software
Ascending Order
AVERAGE
in Excel, the worksheet cell with the dark border that is rea…
Software used for a specific task, such as word processing.
A to Z or 0 to 9.
The Excel function that calculates the average value in a ran…
Active Cell
in Excel, the worksheet cell with the dark border that is rea…
Application Software
Software used for a specific task, such as word processing.
24 terms
Computer Apps - Excel Vocabulary List
absolute Cell Reference
arguments
ascending order
AVERAGE
A cell reference that does not change when copied because a d…
the data required by a function
in order from lowest to highest; also called alphabetical ord…
function that adds the values in a range of cells and then di…
absolute Cell Reference
A cell reference that does not change when copied because a d…
arguments
the data required by a function
11 terms
Arkansas, Computer Applications 1, Unit 3
Bullets
Decimal tab
Default tabs
First-line indent
a symbol used to precede text
a tab that aligns to a certain position anchored by a decimal
preset tabs established by the software
a paragraph format in which the first line is indented from t…
Bullets
a symbol used to precede text
Decimal tab
a tab that aligns to a certain position anchored by a decimal
20 terms
Computer Apps Vocab Quiz 7
Spider
Troll
VOIP
Web host
A program that automatically fetches Web pages and feeds them…
A person who deliberately posts derogatory or inflammatory on…
A category of hardware and software that enables people to us…
An entity that provides server space, services, and file main…
Spider
A program that automatically fetches Web pages and feeds them…
Troll
A person who deliberately posts derogatory or inflammatory on…
17 terms
Computer Application Hardware
Network
Server
Mainframe
Personal Computer (PC)
a group or system of interconnected people or things
a computer or computer program that manages access to a centr…
a large high-speed computer, especially one supporting numero…
is a general-purpose computer whose size, capabilities and or…
Network
a group or system of interconnected people or things
Server
a computer or computer program that manages access to a centr…
20 terms
Computer Apps Vocab Quiz 5
Analog
BYOD
Computer
Control Panel
Information transmitted by a continuous transmission--this ty…
Term referring to the practice of users who use their own com…
A programmable machine that responds to a specific set of ins…
A feature of most operating systems (OS) that allows users to…
Analog
Information transmitted by a continuous transmission--this ty…
BYOD
Term referring to the practice of users who use their own com…
20 terms
Computer Apps Vocab Quiz 3
ICON
ISP
JPEG
LCD
A small picture that represents an object or program.
A company that provides Internet services, including personal…
A standard for storing and compressing digital images.
A type of display used in digital devices that uses two sheet…
ICON
A small picture that represents an object or program.
ISP
A company that provides Internet services, including personal…
20 terms
Computer Apps Vocab 1-20
Active Cell
Application Software
Ascending Order
AVERAGE
in Excel, the worksheet cell with the dark border that is rea…
Software used for a specific task, such as word processing.
A to Z or 0 to 9.
The Excel function that calculates the average value in a ran…
Active Cell
in Excel, the worksheet cell with the dark border that is rea…
Application Software
Software used for a specific task, such as word processing.
25 terms
Computer Apps Vocab 1-25
Active Cell
Application Software
Ascending Order
AVERAGE
in Excel, the worksheet cell with the dark border that is rea…
Software used for a specific task, such as word processing.
A to Z or 0 to 9.
The Excel function that calculates the average value in a ran…
Active Cell
in Excel, the worksheet cell with the dark border that is rea…
Application Software
Software used for a specific task, such as word processing.
20 terms
Computer Apps Vocab Quiz 4
PDF
Peripheral
Phishing
Piracy
A file that captures document text, fonts, images, and even f…
Any external device that provides input and output for a comp…
A con game that scammers use to collect personal information…
The act of downloading, copying, or using a software program…
PDF
A file that captures document text, fonts, images, and even f…
Peripheral
Any external device that provides input and output for a comp…
37 terms
Computer Applications Life Prep Academy
RAM
Hard disk
Netbook
Byte
Temporarily holds data and programs while you are using them…
Magnetic storage media that is usually sealed in a case in th…
A type of subnotebook computer that is primarily designed to…
A series of eight bits
RAM
Temporarily holds data and programs while you are using them…
Hard disk
Magnetic storage media that is usually sealed in a case in th…
20 terms
Computer Apps Vocab Quiz 6
3D Printer
Blog
BYOA
Cloud Storage
A computer-aided manufacturing device that creates real, phys…
A list of personal or professional journal entries posted on…
A term describing a growing trend by users who use personal a…
Services offering distributed online resources that store per…
3D Printer
A computer-aided manufacturing device that creates real, phys…
Blog
A list of personal or professional journal entries posted on…
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