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15 terms
computer concepts
To create a new folder in the Home Dir…
How can you double space a document
Which tab/ribbon can you add or change…
if you want to save, print, preview or…
Right click -->Click New -->Click Folder & Click the New Fold…
Press Ctrl + 2 on the keyboard,... Click the line Spacing icon o…
Insert
The File Tab
To create a new folder in the Home Dir…
Right click -->Click New -->Click Folder & Click the New Fold…
How can you double space a document
Press Ctrl + 2 on the keyboard,... Click the line Spacing icon o…
22 terms
Computer Concepts
Input Device
Output Device
Input/Output device
Laptop
A peripheral used to provide data and control signals to an c…
any piece of computer hardware equipment used to communicate…
a peripheral device that has components of both input and out…
Input Device
A peripheral used to provide data and control signals to an c…
Output Device
any piece of computer hardware equipment used to communicate…
21 terms
Computer Concepts
Spyware
Virtual Memory
Hard Disk
Expansion Slot
A program that tracks a user's internet usage without the use…
Space on the computer's storage devices that stimulates addit…
Magnetic storage media that is usually sealed in a case insid…
Location on the motherboard into which a controller card for…
Spyware
A program that tracks a user's internet usage without the use…
Virtual Memory
Space on the computer's storage devices that stimulates addit…
25 terms
Computing Concepts
Ergonomics
Strain
Data Security
denial of service
The study of workplace equipment design or how to arrange and…
A condition resulting from damaging a muscle or tendon
The protection measures and tools for safeguarding informatio…
An attack that attempts to consume network resources so that…
Ergonomics
The study of workplace equipment design or how to arrange and…
Strain
A condition resulting from damaging a muscle or tendon
20 terms
Computer Concepts
Application software
Backup
Browsers
Cookies
Computer programs designed to perform specific tasks.
Any type of storage that prevents the loss of files with hard…
Software programs that allows users to view Web pages on the…
Messages sent to a web browser from a Web server that identif…
Application software
Computer programs designed to perform specific tasks.
Backup
Any type of storage that prevents the loss of files with hard…
21 terms
Computer Concepts
Byte
Resolution
Gigahertz (GHz)
Processing
represents a single character of data
number of pixels on the screen
One billion cycles per second
processes data and interprets your commands
Byte
represents a single character of data
Resolution
number of pixels on the screen
60 terms
computer concepts
Aero flip
Aero Peek
copy
Create a Folder
windows key + Tab
Windows Key + spacebar
Ctrl + C
Ctrl + Shift + N
Aero flip
windows key + Tab
Aero Peek
Windows Key + spacebar
206 terms
Computer concepts
App
Application software
Blog
Browser
A program such as a game, calendar, stock market tracker, tra…
Computer programs that help you perform a specific task such…
Derived from the phrase "WeB LOG," refers to a personal journ…
A program that communicates with a Web server and displays We…
App
A program such as a game, calendar, stock market tracker, tra…
Application software
Computer programs that help you perform a specific task such…
102 terms
Computer Concepts
Copy
Create Folder
Cut
Erase character to the left of insertion
ctrl + c
ctrl + shift + n
ctrl + x
backspace
Copy
ctrl + c
Create Folder
ctrl + shift + n
78 terms
computer concepts
computer
hardware
peripheral devices
motherboard
accepts imput, processes data, stores data, produces output
physical components of a computer
accomplish imput, output, and storage functions
where processing tasks occur
computer
accepts imput, processes data, stores data, produces output
hardware
physical components of a computer
25 terms
Computing Concepts
Ergonomics
Strain
Data Security
denial of service
The study of workplace equipment design or how to arrange and…
A condition resulting from damaging a muscle or tendon
The protection measures and tools for safeguarding informatio…
An attack that attempts to consume network resources so that…
Ergonomics
The study of workplace equipment design or how to arrange and…
Strain
A condition resulting from damaging a muscle or tendon
50 terms
Computer Concepts
Store
Keyboard
Scanner
IBM
A term used for the process of saving data.
Basically a board of keys. Along with the mouse, the keyboard…
A scanner is an input device that scans documents such as pho…
International Business Machines.
Store
A term used for the process of saving data.
Keyboard
Basically a board of keys. Along with the mouse, the keyboard…
71 terms
Computer Concepts
What is the operating system used by d…
What is the operating system used by i…
What is the operating system used by t…
What is the operating system used by A…
OS X
iOS
Microsoft Windows RT
Android
What is the operating system used by d…
OS X
What is the operating system used by i…
iOS
20 terms
Computers
cable
scanner
plug
socket
cable
scanner
78 terms
computer concepts
computer
hardware
peripheral devices
motherboard
accepts imput, processes data, stores data, produces output
physical components of a computer
accomplish imput, output, and storage functions
where processing tasks occur
computer
accepts imput, processes data, stores data, produces output
hardware
physical components of a computer
16 terms
Computer Concepts
CPU
Keyboard, Mouse, microphone, scanner
Screen
Hard drive
The brain of the computer
Input devices
Another word for monitor
Inside the computer shell, used to hold information
CPU
The brain of the computer
Keyboard, Mouse, microphone, scanner
Input devices
31 terms
Computer Concepts
Computer
Microcomputers
PC
MAC
is a programmable electronic device that can perform arithmet…
Popular, Personal Use
IBM compatible
Same function as PC
Computer
is a programmable electronic device that can perform arithmet…
Microcomputers
Popular, Personal Use
18 terms
Computers
printer
scanner
laptop computer
touchpad
printer
scanner
29 terms
Understanding Computer Concepts
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Speakers
Random Access Memory (RAM)
Motherboard
A network in a large area, such as an entire state or country
Output device for audio (sound)
The thinking memory that holds information that the cpu is go…
The main circuit board in a computer; everything else is conn…
Wide Area Network (WAN)
A network in a large area, such as an entire state or country
Speakers
Output device for audio (sound)
22 terms
Computer Concepts
Input Device
Output Device
Input/Output device
Laptop
A peripheral used to provide data and control signals to an c…
any piece of computer hardware equipment used to communicate…
a peripheral device that has components of both input and out…
Input Device
A peripheral used to provide data and control signals to an c…
Output Device
any piece of computer hardware equipment used to communicate…
COMPUTER CONCEPTS
TEXT DOCUMENT
WORD PROCESSING
CREATION
EDITING
anything that can be keyed in, such as a letter
the creation, editing, formatting, storing, retrieving, and p…
the original composing and keying-in of the document
making changed to the document to fix errors or improve the c…
TEXT DOCUMENT
anything that can be keyed in, such as a letter
WORD PROCESSING
the creation, editing, formatting, storing, retrieving, and p…
12 terms
Computer Concepts
Computer
Information processing cycle
Hardware
Software (Computer Program)
An electronic device controlled by instructions stored in its…
Four basic operations consisting of input, processing, output…
Physical components that make up a computer system.
A detailed set of instructions that tells a computer exactly…
Computer
An electronic device controlled by instructions stored in its…
Information processing cycle
Four basic operations consisting of input, processing, output…
36 terms
computer
IDE
usb
cooling fan
hard drive
Integrated Drive Electronics A thin, flat cable
The most popular external connection
keeps computer cool
Allows you to store information and applications directly to…
IDE
Integrated Drive Electronics A thin, flat cable
usb
The most popular external connection
Computer Concepts
Central Processing Unit
System Unit
Peripheral Device
Input Device
brain of the computer
houses important parts such as circuit boards, processor, pow…
hardware that can be added to expand what a computer can do
ex: keyboard, mouse, touch screen
Central Processing Unit
brain of the computer
System Unit
houses important parts such as circuit boards, processor, pow…
31 terms
Computer Concepts
megahertz
gigahertz
megabytes
gigabytes
millions of hertz
billions of hertz
approximately one million bytes
approximately one billion bytes
megahertz
millions of hertz
gigahertz
billions of hertz
63 terms
Computer Concepts
File Path or File Specification
Nested or Subfolders
File Extension or File name Extension
Save Command
Location of a file on a storage device.
Create to add further organization to the file system.
Set of letter/and or numbers added to the end of the file nam…
Saves a file using its current name and location.
File Path or File Specification
Location of a file on a storage device.
Nested or Subfolders
Create to add further organization to the file system.
44 terms
Computers Concepts
In common usage, the term "PC" refers…
____ are laptops that are smaller and…
The computer shown in the figure above…
____ is/are the intangible components…
use Microsoft Windows
Netbooks
supercomputer
Software
In common usage, the term "PC" refers…
use Microsoft Windows
____ are laptops that are smaller and…
Netbooks
22 terms
Computer Concepts
Input Device
Output Device
Input/Output device
Laptop
A peripheral used to provide data and control signals to an c…
any piece of computer hardware equipment used to communicate…
a peripheral device that has components of both input and out…
Input Device
A peripheral used to provide data and control signals to an c…
Output Device
any piece of computer hardware equipment used to communicate…
15 terms
Computer concepts
Ideas of the 80's
Ideas of the 90's
Ideas of the 2000's
Operating system
Ibm, Microsoft, Apple - competition between Apple and Microso…
Establishing connections and communication between computers…
Small devices Apple, I phone, I pad, and Apple watch
The whole software of the computer, it does everything for yo…
Ideas of the 80's
Ibm, Microsoft, Apple - competition between Apple and Microso…
Ideas of the 90's
Establishing connections and communication between computers…
9 terms
Computer Concepts
monitor
keyboard
disc drive
CPU
monitor
keyboard
27 terms
computer concepts
computer
information cycle
software
wireless technology
An electronic device that operates under the control of instr…
A computer takes input uses stored instructions to process an…
The stored instructions or programming that runs the computer.
Eliminates wiring and uses airwaves to connect devices
computer
An electronic device that operates under the control of instr…
information cycle
A computer takes input uses stored instructions to process an…
12 terms
computer concepts
byte
computer
hardware
laptop computer
a unit of storage capable of holding a single character,8 bits
elecronic device that can perform tasks and calculations base…
the physical parts of a computer, including input, output and…
portable computer small enough to fit on a desk, designed for…
byte
a unit of storage capable of holding a single character,8 bits
computer
elecronic device that can perform tasks and calculations base…
28 terms
Computer Concepts
Anti-virus
Ergonmical
Virus
Spoofed site
Searches executable files for sequences of characters that ma…
Means to be designed to fit the natural placement of your han…
A harmful program that instructs a computer to perform destru…
A website that's been set up to look exactly like another web…
Anti-virus
Searches executable files for sequences of characters that ma…
Ergonmical
Means to be designed to fit the natural placement of your han…
19 terms
Computer Concepts
Text, numbers, graphics, videos, and s…
During the ______ function of the info…
You can use _________ to record discus…
A ______ is a computer found in large…
data
process
speech-recognition technology
mainframe
Text, numbers, graphics, videos, and s…
data
During the ______ function of the info…
process
16 terms
Computer Concepts
Computer
Data vs. Information
Four Basic Computing Functions (Inform…
Input
A programmable electronic device (operating under the control…
Data represents text, numbers, graphics, sounds, and videos e…
1. Input... 2. Process... 3. Output... 4. Storage
The computer gathers data or enables a user to enter data.
Computer
A programmable electronic device (operating under the control…
Data vs. Information
Data represents text, numbers, graphics, sounds, and videos e…
22 terms
Computer Concepts
Input Device
Output Device
Input/Output device
Laptop
A peripheral used to provide data and control signals to an c…
any piece of computer hardware equipment used to communicate…
a peripheral device that has components of both input and out…
Input Device
A peripheral used to provide data and control signals to an c…
Output Device
any piece of computer hardware equipment used to communicate…
29 terms
Computer Concepts
information processing cycle
central processing unit
storage device
operating system
the four basic computer functions that work together in a com…
the hardware responsible for controlling the computer command…
computer hardware that stores information while the computer…
software that controls the way the computer works while it is…
information processing cycle
the four basic computer functions that work together in a com…
central processing unit
the hardware responsible for controlling the computer command…
8 terms
Computer Concepts
Backup
Database
E-Mail
Hard Copy
any type of storage that prevents the loss of files with hard…
a collection of related files that serves as a foundation for…
short for electronic mail ; communications transmitted via co…
the readable paper copy or printout of information
Backup
any type of storage that prevents the loss of files with hard…
Database
a collection of related files that serves as a foundation for…
11 terms
computer
Computer
Mouse
Keyboard
Printer
Computer
Mouse
30 terms
Computer Concepts
Charms
File
Jump List
Lock Screen
A set of buttons that display when you point or swipe in from…
A collection of information that is stored on a computer unde…
A list that displays when you right-click a button on the tas…
The first screen that displays after turning on a Windows 8 d…
Charms
A set of buttons that display when you point or swipe in from…
File
A collection of information that is stored on a computer unde…
79 terms
Computer Concepts
all-in-one computer
application software
binary digit (bit)
BIOS
A desktop computer where the motherboard and the CPU are part…
Software that enables you to perform specific computer tasks,…
The representation of data as a 1 or 0. (ECC 13)
Stands for basic input/output system, the set of instructions…
all-in-one computer
A desktop computer where the motherboard and the CPU are part…
application software
Software that enables you to perform specific computer tasks,…
Computer Concepts
Software
Input/Output
Storage
Processor
The intangible parts of a computer system, (programs) are cal…
Keyboards, monitors, and printers are all examples of _______…
In class we discussed the Information Processing Cycle. It in…
The hardware component that is responsible for processing the…
Software
The intangible parts of a computer system, (programs) are cal…
Input/Output
Keyboards, monitors, and printers are all examples of _______…
349 terms
Computer Concepts
The number of colors available in a gr…
The process of converting information,…
Which of the following is NOT a type o…
Which of the following is not a factor…
Depth (A)
Digitization (B)
ZIP (D)
Memory technology in your camera (D)
The number of colors available in a gr…
Depth (A)
The process of converting information,…
Digitization (B)
13 terms
COMPUTERS
laptop
screen
mouse
keyboard
A portable computer used for traveling.
Also called video screen in which information is displayed.
A device that controls the movement of the cursor on a screen.
A device that enters data with letters, numbers, symbols etc...
laptop
A portable computer used for traveling.
screen
Also called video screen in which information is displayed.
12 terms
Computer Concepts
word processing
wordwrap
enter
editing
a software used to create documents that are composed mostly…
Word moving text to the next line automatically when you reac…
creates a new paragraph. also called a hard return
a change made to text that has already been typed
word processing
a software used to create documents that are composed mostly…
wordwrap
Word moving text to the next line automatically when you reac…
46 terms
Computer Concepts
Computer
Input
Process
Output
programmable electronic device that can input, process, outpu…
computer gathers data or enables a user to enter data
Data is manipulated and converted into information
Information is displayed or shown in a way that is understand…
Computer
programmable electronic device that can input, process, outpu…
Input
computer gathers data or enables a user to enter data
22 terms
computer concepts
Formats that make pictures look more l…
small box with an upward- and downward…
The process of using the arrow keys to…
Characters that display on the screen…
Artistic effects
Spin box
Nudge
formatting marks
Formats that make pictures look more l…
Artistic effects
small box with an upward- and downward…
Spin box
54 terms
Computer Concepts
Template
Formatting Marks
Status Bar
Ribbon
A formatted document that contains placeholder text.
Special characters that appear on screen but do not print.
Displays the number of pages in the current document.
Provides access to word commands.
Template
A formatted document that contains placeholder text.
Formatting Marks
Special characters that appear on screen but do not print.
41 terms
computer concepts
web
memory
personal
supercomputer
The ____ is a collection of linked documents, graphics, and s…
_________is an area of a computer that temporarily holds data…
A ____ computer is a type of microprocessor-based computing d…
A computer falls into the ____ category if it is, at the time…
web
The ____ is a collection of linked documents, graphics, and s…
memory
_________is an area of a computer that temporarily holds data…
29 terms
Computer Concepts
Which of the following is a personal c…
Which of the following is NOT a person…
____ are thin computers that do not ha…
____ computers are used by large busin…
Desktop
Mainframe
Tablets
Mainframe
Which of the following is a personal c…
Desktop
Which of the following is NOT a person…
Mainframe
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