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57 terms
Basic Computer and Technology Terms
Internet
Web
Website
Webpage
A computer network that offers service to millions of users a…
Another way of saying the Internet; the World Wide Web.
A place on the internet where you can get information, see pi…
A page on a website.
Internet
A computer network that offers service to millions of users a…
Web
Another way of saying the Internet; the World Wide Web.
20 terms
Computers Basic Computer Technology
Two Types of Computers
Hardware
The Case
Two Types of Peripheral Devices
Personal Computers and Macintosh
the physical parts of a computer system
the box that hold the circuitry for the computer
Input and Output
Two Types of Computers
Personal Computers and Macintosh
Hardware
the physical parts of a computer system
49 terms
Basic Computer Technology quiz
File System
Hard Disk
Key Drive
Format
The system that an operating system or program uses to organi…
Permanent storage area of your computing device
Portable disk used to store information
Digital information necessary to allow a disk to be read by c…
File System
The system that an operating system or program uses to organi…
Hard Disk
Permanent storage area of your computing device
18 terms
Computer Basics (Technology Concepts & Operations)
Operating System
computer
hardcopy
hardware
(OS) is a collection of software that manages computer hardwa…
machine that performs 4 functions: input, processing, storage…
output from a computer that can be touched
Physical parts of the computer
Operating System
(OS) is a collection of software that manages computer hardwa…
computer
machine that performs 4 functions: input, processing, storage…
238 terms
Computer Technology Basics 1
Central Processing Unit
Computer
Input
Motherboard
CPU- Where the processing in a computer takes place, often ca…
A device that accepts input, processes data, uses memory, pro…
Whatever is put into the computer for processing - Letters, n…
Main circuit board inside computer that contains the CPU, har…
Central Processing Unit
CPU- Where the processing in a computer takes place, often ca…
Computer
A device that accepts input, processes data, uses memory, pro…
18 terms
Basic Computer Technology
Computer
Byte
Bit
Hardware
electronic device that operations under the control of instru…
stings of 8 bits
0-1 is a bit
any part of the computer you can touch or see
Computer
electronic device that operations under the control of instru…
Byte
stings of 8 bits
18 terms
Basic Computer Technology
computer
byte
bit
hardware
electronic device
bits in strings of eight
0 or 1 in the binary system
any part of the computer you can touch or see
computer
electronic device
byte
bits in strings of eight
34 terms
Basic Computer Technology
Computer
Hardware
Application Software
System Software
An electronic device that accepts instructions from the user,…
Any part of the computer system that is tangible (you can tou…
Helps the USER perform specific tasks.
Helps the COMPUTER perform specific tasks.
Computer
An electronic device that accepts instructions from the user,…
Hardware
Any part of the computer system that is tangible (you can tou…
35 terms
Basic Computer Technology Terminology
Computer system
hardware
software
Input device
The combination of hardware and software used to accomplish a…
The physical parts of a computer system, such as the keyboard…
The instructions, also called computer programs, which are us…
A piece of hardware that allows the user to input data to a c…
Computer system
The combination of hardware and software used to accomplish a…
hardware
The physical parts of a computer system, such as the keyboard…
18 terms
Basic computer technology
Computer
Byte
Bit
Hardware
Operates under the control of instructions in its own memory…
Bits in strings of eight
Each 0 or 1 in the binary system
Any part of he computer you can touch or see
Computer
Operates under the control of instructions in its own memory…
Byte
Bits in strings of eight
18 terms
Basic Computer Technology
Byte
Computer
Bit
Hardware
Bits in strings of eight
Electronic Device, Operates under the Control of Instructions…
Each 0 or 1 in the Binary system
Any part of the computer you can touch or see
Byte
Bits in strings of eight
Computer
Electronic Device, Operates under the Control of Instructions…
20 terms
basic computer technology
Coldboot
virus
gigahertz
microprocessor
Cold boot is the process of starting a computer from shutdown…
Small but insidious piece of programming-code that attacks co…
The gigahertz, abbreviated GHz, is a unit of alternating curr…
A microprocessor, sometimes called a logic chip, is a compute…
Coldboot
Cold boot is the process of starting a computer from shutdown…
virus
Small but insidious piece of programming-code that attacks co…
Basic Computer Technology Terminology
Computer system
hardware
software
Input device
The combination of hardware and software used to accomplish a…
The physical parts of a computer system, such as the keyboard…
The instructions, also called computer programs, which are us…
A piece of hardware that allows the user to input data to a c…
Computer system
The combination of hardware and software used to accomplish a…
hardware
The physical parts of a computer system, such as the keyboard…
14 terms
Basic computer technology
Computer system
Hardware
Input device
Output device
The combination of hardware and software to accomplish a part…
The physical parts of a computer system, such as the keyboard…
A piece of hardware that allows the user to input data to a c…
A piece of hardware that accepts output from the computer and…
Computer system
The combination of hardware and software to accomplish a part…
Hardware
The physical parts of a computer system, such as the keyboard…
18 terms
Basic Computer Technology
What contains the instructions that a…
Folders that are stored within other f…
This is the way the computer asks the…
This is the smallest element of an ima…
b
a
c
c
What contains the instructions that a…
b
Folders that are stored within other f…
a
12 terms
Technology Computer Basics
left hand home row keys
right hand home row keys
bump
position
a s d f
j k l ;
find the "f" and "j" keys and feel for small line
Feet- together on floor ... Chair- sit up straight... Eyes- on sc…
left hand home row keys
a s d f
right hand home row keys
j k l ;
17 terms
Technology & Computer Hardware Basics
BIOS (Basic Input/Output System)
CMOS (Complementary metal-oxide semico…
Expansion Cards
NIC (Network Interface Controller)
Is the program a personal computer's microprocessor uses to g…
Is a battery-powered memory chip in your computer that stores…
Is an add-on circuit board that is used to connect devices su…
Is an expansion card that connects a computer to a computer n…
BIOS (Basic Input/Output System)
Is the program a personal computer's microprocessor uses to g…
CMOS (Complementary metal-oxide semico…
Is a battery-powered memory chip in your computer that stores…
12 terms
Technology Computer Basics
left hand home row keys
right hand home row keys
bump
position
a s d f
j k l ;
find the "f" and "j" keys and feel for small line
Feet- together on floor ... Chair- sit up straight... Eyes- on sc…
left hand home row keys
a s d f
right hand home row keys
j k l ;
50 terms
Computer Basics - Business Technology Applications
Computer
Data
Information
Computer Hardware
A programmable electronic device that can store, retrieve, an…
A collection of raw facts, figures, and symbols given to a co…
Data that is organized, meaningful, and useful
The physical parts and components of a computer
Computer
A programmable electronic device that can store, retrieve, an…
Data
A collection of raw facts, figures, and symbols given to a co…
14 terms
Technology: Lesson 1 - Computer Basics
motherboard
hard disk
memory
read only memory (ROM)
circuit board that contains all the computer systems main com…
also called hard drive, used to store data inside the computer
where data is stored on the mother board
permanent storage of data and is long term
motherboard
circuit board that contains all the computer systems main com…
hard disk
also called hard drive, used to store data inside the computer
23 terms
Technology Applications - Chapter 1 Computer Basics Vocabulary
desktop computer
computer
input
bit
an individual's personal computer that resides on a desk or t…
a machine that changes information from one form into another…
raw information, or data, that is entered into a computer; al…
the smallest unit of information with values of either 0 or 1…
desktop computer
an individual's personal computer that resides on a desk or t…
computer
a machine that changes information from one form into another…
35 terms
Basic Computer Terminology for Networking and Technology Concepts
Graphic User Interface
file extensions
click
right click/control click
A design for the part of a program that interacts with the us…
3-4 letters following a dot at the end of a file name. Tells…
depression of a button on a computer mouse
is often used to open contextual menus, which are pop-up menu…
Graphic User Interface
A design for the part of a program that interacts with the us…
file extensions
3-4 letters following a dot at the end of a file name. Tells…
20 terms
Computer Technology
printer
head phones or ear buds
mouse
keyboard
printer
head phones or ear buds
10 terms
Technology Computer
computer
e-mail
printer
labtop
คอมพิวเตอร์
อีเมล์
พริ้นเตอร์
โน๊ตบุค
computer
คอมพิวเตอร์
e-mail
อีเมล์
34 terms
Basic Computer Technology (Digital Lit. Vocab)
Computer
Hardware
Software: Application Software
Software: System Software
An electronic device that accepts information and instruction…
Any part of a computer system that is tangible
Helps the user preform specific tasks
Helps the computer perform specific tasks
Computer
An electronic device that accepts information and instruction…
Hardware
Any part of a computer system that is tangible
8 terms
Information Technology : Basic Computer Components (Wk. 1)
What is a computer?
What can a computer do?
What are the components of a computer?
State the categories of hardware.
A computer Is an electronic device operating under the contro…
- accept data (input)... - manipulate data (processing)... - produc…
Hardware and software
input and output devices... memory... central processing unit (CPU)…
What is a computer?
A computer Is an electronic device operating under the contro…
What can a computer do?
- accept data (input)... - manipulate data (processing)... - produc…
238 terms
Computer Technology
Central Processing Unit
Computer
Input
Motherboard
CPU- Where the processing in a computer takes place, often ca…
A device that accepts input, processes data, uses memory, pro…
Whatever is put into the computer for processing - Letters, n…
Main circuit board inside computer that contains the CPU, har…
Central Processing Unit
CPU- Where the processing in a computer takes place, often ca…
Computer
A device that accepts input, processes data, uses memory, pro…
20 terms
Computer Technology
printer
head phones or ear buds
mouse
keyboard
printer
head phones or ear buds
30 terms
Chapters 18 & 19 - Technology in the Workplace & Computer Basics
Uses computing, electronics, and telec…
Transmission of information over commu…
Arrangement that allows employees to w…
Small portable computer designed to be…
Information Technology (IT)
Telecommunications
Telecommuting
Wearable Computer
Uses computing, electronics, and telec…
Information Technology (IT)
Transmission of information over commu…
Telecommunications
21 terms
computer technology
laptop
Personal Computer
mouse
screen
laptop
komputer osobisty
myszka
ekran
laptop
laptop
Personal Computer
komputer osobisty
20 terms
Computer Technology
instagram
twitter
snapchat
facebook
instagram
twitter
21 terms
computer technology
laptop
Personal Computer
mouse
screen
laptop
komputer osobisty
myszka
ekran
laptop
laptop
Personal Computer
komputer osobisty
9 terms
Computer Technology
Rom
Power Supply Connection
Motherboard
IDE (Integrated/Intelligent Drive Elec…
Read-only memory (ROM) is memory that can be read only and no…
Connection for Power
a printed circuit board containing the principal components o…
The Hard Drive Interface
Rom
Read-only memory (ROM) is memory that can be read only and no…
Power Supply Connection
Connection for Power
21 terms
computer technology
laptop
Personal Computer
mouse
screen
laptop
komputer osobisty
myszka
ekran
laptop
laptop
Personal Computer
komputer osobisty
22 terms
Information Technology: Computer Basics-Understanding Operating Systems
Operating System
1) Manage the computer's resources... 2)…
Booting
1. Start up an operating system... 2. Pre…
software that supports a computer's basic functions, such as…
What are the function of the operating system?
start a computer and put it into a state of readiness for ope…
What happens during the booting process?
Operating System
software that supports a computer's basic functions, such as…
1) Manage the computer's resources... 2)…
What are the function of the operating system?
124 terms
Computer Technology
What type of virus travels across a ne…
Which of the following is an example o…
Which of the following are networks th…
What temporarily stores data used to l…
A worm
Keyboard, monitor, and printer are PERIPHERAL devices
WAN or Wide Area Network
RAM Random access memory
What type of virus travels across a ne…
A worm
Which of the following is an example o…
Keyboard, monitor, and printer are PERIPHERAL devices
16 terms
Computer Technology Vocabulary
CPU-Central Processing Unit
Icons
Data
Database
Main part of the computer where the processing takes place. T…
Small pictures or images that give the computer/device a comm…
Another word for information. Data can be text and or numbers…
A collection of data or information
CPU-Central Processing Unit
Main part of the computer where the processing takes place. T…
Icons
Small pictures or images that give the computer/device a comm…
20 terms
Computer Technology
Clash of Clans
youtube
instagram
facebook
Clash of Clans
youtube
Computer Technology
mouse
keyboard
PC
USB Port
a pointing device that detects two-dimensional motion relativ…
a panel of keys that operate a computer or typewriter
personal computer
an interface on the computer that enables you to connect a Un…
mouse
a pointing device that detects two-dimensional motion relativ…
keyboard
a panel of keys that operate a computer or typewriter
27 terms
computer technology
desktop computer
screen
mouse
keyboard
komputer stacjonarny
ekran
myszka
klawiatura
desktop computer
komputer stacjonarny
screen
ekran
10 terms
Technology Computer
computer
e-mail
printer
labtop
คอมพิวเตอร์
อีเมล์
พริ้นเตอร์
โน๊ตบุค
computer
คอมพิวเตอร์
e-mail
อีเมล์
35 terms
Computer Basics
System Unit
Monitor
Desktop
Icon
The enclosure for all the other main interior components (Pro…
An electronic visual display for computers.
The primary display screen of a monitor, on which various ico…
A small graphical representation of a program or file that, w…
System Unit
The enclosure for all the other main interior components (Pro…
Monitor
An electronic visual display for computers.
10 terms
Technology Computer
computer
e-mail
printer
labtop
คอมพิวเตอร์
อีเมล์
พริ้นเตอร์
โน๊ตบุค
computer
คอมพิวเตอร์
e-mail
อีเมล์
11 terms
Computer Technology
Desktop
Flash drive
Keyboard
Laptop
Desktop
Flash drive
9 terms
Computer Basics
Computer
Keyboard
Mouse
Monitor
Computer
Keyboard
11 terms
computer technology
desktop
flash drive
keyboard
laptop
desktop
flash drive
20 terms
Technology and Computers
laptop
PC
mouse
screen
laptop
PC
22 terms
Computer technology
conspire (verb)
rhythm (noun)
rhyme (noun/verb)
puppet (noun)
To plan together secretly
A regularly recurring sequence of events or actions.
Repetition of final sounds in two or more words. ("stRAY gRAY…
A model of a person or animal controlled by strings or by a h…
conspire (verb)
To plan together secretly
rhythm (noun)
A regularly recurring sequence of events or actions.
Computer technology
Keyboard
mouse
hard drive
computer
common input device for entering numeric and alphabetic data…
A pointing and input device that allows the user to move a cu…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
a machine for performing calculations automatically
Keyboard
common input device for entering numeric and alphabetic data…
mouse
A pointing and input device that allows the user to move a cu…
20 terms
Computer Technology
kik
instagram
twitter
snapchat
kik
instagram
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