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Computer Basics: Introduction to computers
Input device
Mouse
Keyboard
Microphone
These provide information to a computer, such as typing a let…
A pointing device that senses movement, it is used to interac…
Can be used to type text such as letters or numbers into the…
A device that lets you record sound into a computer such as s…
Input device
These provide information to a computer, such as typing a let…
Mouse
A pointing device that senses movement, it is used to interac…
38 terms
Introduction to Computers
Digital Electronics
Analog Electronics
Computer
Data
Electronic system best represented by a simple switch, where…
Electronic systems that uses and produces varying voltage lev…
Is an assembly of electronic modules that interact with compu…
Information, which can be presented in alpha/numeric form (AB…
Digital Electronics
Electronic system best represented by a simple switch, where…
Analog Electronics
Electronic systems that uses and produces varying voltage lev…
49 terms
Introduction to Computer Science
Transistor
CPU
ALU
Ripple Carry Adder
The fundamental building block of modern electronic devices.…
Hardware within a computer that carries out the instructions…
A digital circuit that performs integer arithmetic and logica…
The part of the arithmetic and logic unit that does addition.
Transistor
The fundamental building block of modern electronic devices.…
CPU
Hardware within a computer that carries out the instructions…
10 terms
Computer Introduction
User
Server
Data
Touchpad
Anyone who interacts with a computer or mobile device, or uti…
A computer dedicated to providing one or more services to oth…
A collection of unprocessed items, which can include, text, n…
A small, flat, rectangular pointing device that is sensitive…
User
Anyone who interacts with a computer or mobile device, or uti…
Server
A computer dedicated to providing one or more services to oth…
Introduction to Computers
Computer
Computer
Four basic operations performed by a c…
Detailed set of instructions
An electronic device, operating under the control of instruct…
Also defined as collection of electric, electronic, and mecha…
Input, process, output, storage. Also known as the Informatio…
Used by a computer to perform operations. These instructions…
Computer
An electronic device, operating under the control of instruct…
Computer
Also defined as collection of electric, electronic, and mecha…
15 terms
Computer Basics: Introduction to computers
Input device
Mouse
Keyboard
Microphone
These provide information to a computer, such as typing a let…
A pointing device that senses movement, it is used to interac…
Can be used to type text such as letters or numbers into the…
A device that lets you record sound into a computer such as s…
Input device
These provide information to a computer, such as typing a let…
Mouse
A pointing device that senses movement, it is used to interac…
17 terms
Introduction to Computers
Digital Electronics
Computer
Data
Binary Number System
Electronic system best represented by a simple switch, where…
Is an assembly of electronic modules that interact with compu…
Information, which can be presented in alpha/numeric form (AB…
System in which all numbers are expressed as combinations of…
Digital Electronics
Electronic system best represented by a simple switch, where…
Computer
Is an assembly of electronic modules that interact with compu…
37 terms
Introduction to Computer Science
abstraction
algorithm
binary
Blockly
Pulling out specific differences to make one solution work fo…
A list of steps to finish a task. A set of instructions that…
A way of representing information using only two options.
The visual programming language used in Code.org's online lea…
abstraction
Pulling out specific differences to make one solution work fo…
algorithm
A list of steps to finish a task. A set of instructions that…
41 terms
Introduction to Computers
Digital Literacy
Computer
Hardware
Software
Includes having knowledge and understanding of computers and…
An electronic devices that accepts data, processes the data,…
The physical parts of the computer that you can touch.... exampl…
Instructions for the computer.... example: applications or progr…
Digital Literacy
Includes having knowledge and understanding of computers and…
Computer
An electronic devices that accepts data, processes the data,…
5 terms
Introduction to Computer
Computer
Software
Hardware
CRT
Electronic Device takes input after processing produce out put
All intangible parts of computer
All tangible parts of computer
cathode ray tube
Computer
Electronic Device takes input after processing produce out put
Software
All intangible parts of computer
34 terms
Introduction to Computers
Personal Computer (PC)
Light-Emitting Diode (LED)
Touchpad
Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)
computer designed for general use by a single person
semiconductor light source used in various applications; in t…
computer pointing device which takes advantage of a tactile s…
thin, light electronic display which employs the light modula…
Personal Computer (PC)
computer designed for general use by a single person
Light-Emitting Diode (LED)
semiconductor light source used in various applications; in t…
5 terms
Introduction to Computers
Defragmentation
Software
Hardware
Storage Device Cable
software maintenance process which reduces the amount of frag…
set of computer programs designed to enable computers to acco…
physical parts of a computer, such as the hard drive, video c…
cable inside the computer transferring data between the mothe…
Defragmentation
software maintenance process which reduces the amount of frag…
Software
set of computer programs designed to enable computers to acco…
15 terms
Introduction to Computers
Digital Electronics
Computer
Data
Binary Number System
Electronic system best represented by a simple switch, where…
Is an assembly of electronic modules that interact with compu…
Information, which can be presented in alpha/numeric form (AB…
System in which all numbers are expressed as combinations of…
Digital Electronics
Electronic system best represented by a simple switch, where…
Computer
Is an assembly of electronic modules that interact with compu…
41 terms
Introduction to Computers
Digital Literacy
Computer
Hardware
Software
Includes having knowledge and understanding of computers and…
An electronic devices that accepts data, processes the data,…
The physical parts of the computer that you can touch.... exampl…
Instructions for the computer.... example: applications or progr…
Digital Literacy
Includes having knowledge and understanding of computers and…
Computer
An electronic devices that accepts data, processes the data,…
32 terms
Computer Skills Introduction
Acceptable Use Policy [AUP]
Alignment
Appropriate
Browser
A set of rules and guidelines that are set up to regulate Int…
How your text conforms to the left and right margins of a pag…
Suitable for a particular person, condition, occasion, or pla…
Software program that allows Internet users to interact with,…
Acceptable Use Policy [AUP]
A set of rules and guidelines that are set up to regulate Int…
Alignment
How your text conforms to the left and right margins of a pag…
25 terms
Introduction to Computers
Computer
Input Device
Output Device
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
An electronic device used to store and process information.
Device used to provide information to a computer.
Device used to get feedback from a computer.
Interprets and runs the commands given to the computer.
Computer
An electronic device used to store and process information.
Input Device
Device used to provide information to a computer.
Introduction to Computers - Computer Components
having current knowledge and understan…
an electronic device, operating under…
the electric, electronic, and mechanic…
allows you to enter data or instructio…
computer literacy
computer
hardware
input device
having current knowledge and understan…
computer literacy
an electronic device, operating under…
computer
212 terms
An Introduction to Computer Science
abstraction
accessor method
accumulator pattern
accumulator variable
The purposeful hiding or ignoring of some details in order to…
A method that returns the value of one or more of an object's…
A common programming pattern in which a final answer is built…
A variable that is used to hold the result in the accumulator…
abstraction
The purposeful hiding or ignoring of some details in order to…
accessor method
A method that returns the value of one or more of an object's…
17 terms
Introduction to Computers
Computer
Hardware
Software
Server
Electronic device that manipulates information or data with a…
Physical structure of a computer
Set of instructions that tells the hardware what to do
computer that serves up information to other computers on a n…
Computer
Electronic device that manipulates information or data with a…
Hardware
Physical structure of a computer
Unit 1: Introduction to Computers
Digital Literacy
Computer
Hardware
Software
Includes having knowledge and understanding of computers and…
An electronic devices that accepts data, processes the data,…
The physical parts of the computer that you can touch.... exampl…
Instructions for the computer.... example: applications or progr…
Digital Literacy
Includes having knowledge and understanding of computers and…
Computer
An electronic devices that accepts data, processes the data,…
35 terms
Introduction to Computers
computer
data
hardware
internet
Electronic device that receives, processes, stores data and t…
Text, numbers, sounds, and graphics entered into a computer.
The physical equipment that can be seen and touched.
The largest network used as a communication tool.
computer
Electronic device that receives, processes, stores data and t…
data
Text, numbers, sounds, and graphics entered into a computer.
Computer Concepts 2016 - Introduction
digital
centralized computing
data processing
personal computers
data represented by numbers, such as 1s and 0s.
a method of computing where a main computer holds ALL of the…
from 1940s through 1970s, based on an input - processing- out…
second phase of digital revolution, based on standalone compu…
digital
data represented by numbers, such as 1s and 0s.
centralized computing
a method of computing where a main computer holds ALL of the…
Introduction to Computer
application software
central processing unit or processor
communications device
computer
consists of programs that perform specific tasks for users.
the electronic component that interprets and carries out the…
a hardware component that enables a computer to send (transmi…
an electronic device, operating under the control of instruct…
application software
consists of programs that perform specific tasks for users.
central processing unit or processor
the electronic component that interprets and carries out the…
Introduction to Computers
Crisis-mapping
Social Media
Cognitive surplus
Crowdfunding
___ Tools gather information from sources such as emails, tex…
___ Tools enable groups of people to connect and exchange ide…
___ Results when leisure time and available tools allow us to…
Using the internet to get small donations from many people to…
Crisis-mapping
___ Tools gather information from sources such as emails, tex…
Social Media
___ Tools enable groups of people to connect and exchange ide…
20 terms
introduction to computer
protocol
Lan
Powerpoint
Exel
rules or language of the transfer in data communication
network that exists with in our room or our school
filename ends in .ipptx
filename ends .xlsk
protocol
rules or language of the transfer in data communication
Lan
network that exists with in our room or our school
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Introduction to computer
computer
input device
processor
AMD and intel
An electronic device, operating under the control of instruct…
any hardware that allows you to enter data and instructions i…
the brains of the computer
Two main companies produce CPUs for the home consumer
computer
An electronic device, operating under the control of instruct…
input device
any hardware that allows you to enter data and instructions i…
120 terms
introduction of computer
Computers
Information processing cycle
Data
Information
is an electronic devise, operating under the control of instr…
collectively, these operations process data into information…
is a collection of unprocessed items, Which can include text,…
conveys meaning and is use full to people
Computers
is an electronic devise, operating under the control of instr…
Information processing cycle
collectively, these operations process data into information…
14 terms
Introduction to Computer
monitor
motherboard
Processing Unit (C)entral (P)rocessing…
primary storage?
A display screen used to provide visual output from a computer
a printed circuit board containing the principal components o…
component in a digital computer that interprets computer prog…
RAM
monitor
A display screen used to provide visual output from a computer
motherboard
a printed circuit board containing the principal components o…
Introduction to Computers
CPU
Hardware
Input
Output
The Central Processing... Unit is a chip, located on... the motherb…
Refers to all the pieces... of physical equipment... that make up a…
Data entered into a... computer.
Results of processing
CPU
The Central Processing... Unit is a chip, located on... the motherb…
Hardware
Refers to all the pieces... of physical equipment... that make up a…
33 terms
Introduction to Computers
Personal Computer (PC)
Light-Emitting Diode (LED)
Touchpad
Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)
computer designed for gerneral use by a single person
semiconductor light source used in various applications; in t…
computer pointing device which takes advantage of a tactile s…
thin, light electronic display which employs the light modula…
Personal Computer (PC)
computer designed for gerneral use by a single person
Light-Emitting Diode (LED)
semiconductor light source used in various applications; in t…
25 terms
Introduction to computers
Presentation software
central processing unit
Mouse
memory
application software that allows users to create visual aide…
Carries out the basic instructions that operate a computer
Pointing device that fits under the palm of your hand
Electronic components that store instructions and data
Presentation software
application software that allows users to create visual aide…
central processing unit
Carries out the basic instructions that operate a computer
introduction to computers
Binary Code
Execute
Bit
Pixel
a code that has 0s and 1s in which computers read
to respond
one of the 1s and 0s in binary code
one of the hundreds of thousands of dots on a computer screen
Binary Code
a code that has 0s and 1s in which computers read
Execute
to respond
20 terms
Introduction to Computers
Storage
Electronic
Artificial Intelligence
RAM
Is any device in which (or on which) information is stored.
Is an adjective for describing a device or result that is dep…
Is a branch of computer science which tries to simulate aspec…
Is available on a computer for storing data and programs curr…
Storage
Is any device in which (or on which) information is stored.
Electronic
Is an adjective for describing a device or result that is dep…
introduction to computers
router
solid state technology
operating system software
binary
a device that can connect different network technologies
technology that requires no moving parts
software that enables the user to communicate with the computer
number system used in computers
router
a device that can connect different network technologies
solid state technology
technology that requires no moving parts
37 terms
Introduction to Computers
Computer
Desktop computer
Laptop computer
Hardware
An electronic device that manipulates data
A computer that permanently sits on a desk or the floor, and…
A portable computer that opens up to reveal a keyboard and a…
The physical parts of a computer.
Computer
An electronic device that manipulates data
Desktop computer
A computer that permanently sits on a desk or the floor, and…
18 terms
COMPUTER NETWORKS AND COMMUNICATIONS: Introduction
COMPUTER NETWORKS
COMMUNICATIONS
IMPORTANT OF NETWORKS
E-BUSINESS
is a system of interconnected computers and peripheral device…
is about the transfer of information from a sender, across a…
• E-Business ... • Online education ... • E-banking ... • Long distanc…
- Sell and conduct online shopping through a network.
COMPUTER NETWORKS
is a system of interconnected computers and peripheral device…
COMMUNICATIONS
is about the transfer of information from a sender, across a…
Introduction to computers
Personal Computer (PC)
Light-Emitting Diode
Touchpad
Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)
computer designed for general use by a single person
semiconductor light source used in various applications; in t…
computer pointing device which takes advantage of a tactile s…
thin, light electronic display which employs the light modula…
Personal Computer (PC)
computer designed for general use by a single person
Light-Emitting Diode
semiconductor light source used in various applications; in t…
Introduction to Computers
Personal Computer
Light-Emitting Diode
Touchpad
Liquid Crystal Display
Computer designed fro general use by single person
Semiconductor light source used in various applications; in t…
Computer pointing device which takes advantage of a tactile s…
thin, light electronic display which employs the light modula…
Personal Computer
Computer designed fro general use by single person
Light-Emitting Diode
Semiconductor light source used in various applications; in t…
20 terms
Introduction to Computers
Personal Computers (PC)
Light-Emitting Diode (LED)
Touch Pad
Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)
computer designed for general use by a single person.
Semiconductor light source used in various applications; in t…
computer pointing device which takes advantage of tactile sen…
thin, light electronic display which employs the light modula…
Personal Computers (PC)
computer designed for general use by a single person.
Light-Emitting Diode (LED)
Semiconductor light source used in various applications; in t…
Introduction to Computers
Data
Information
Green computing
Peripheral
collection of unprocessed items which can include text, numbe…
conveys meaning; useful to people
reducing the electricity consumed and environmental waste gen…
a device that connects to the computer and is controlled by t…
Data
collection of unprocessed items which can include text, numbe…
Information
conveys meaning; useful to people
18 terms
Introduction to Computers
Computer
Input, Processing, Output, Storage
Input Function
Processing Function
An electronic device that executes the instructions in a prog…
The four functions of a computer.
During which function does a computer accept data?
During which function does a computer process data?
Computer
An electronic device that executes the instructions in a prog…
Input, Processing, Output, Storage
The four functions of a computer.
Introduction to Computers
Computer
Information Processing Cycle
Input
Process
Electronic device operating under the control of instructions…
Input, process, output, storage
Accepts data ex. mouse, stylus, keyboard
Manipulating data within the computer.
Computer
Electronic device operating under the control of instructions…
Information Processing Cycle
Input, process, output, storage
Introduction to Computing
byte
binary digit (bit)
Kilobyte
Megabyte
A collection of eight bits that can represent a single charac…
Either of the two digits 0 and 1 in the binary number system.…
1024 bytes
1024 kilobytes (approximately 1 million bytes)
byte
A collection of eight bits that can represent a single charac…
binary digit (bit)
Either of the two digits 0 and 1 in the binary number system.…
31 terms
Introduction to Computers
Main parts of a typical computer system
Monitor
Program
Software
Monitor, Keyboard, Mouse, System Unit, CD-ROM Drive
Its display screen
series of instructions or commands that a computer follows
Programs and the disks there recorded on, instructs computer,…
Main parts of a typical computer system
Monitor, Keyboard, Mouse, System Unit, CD-ROM Drive
Monitor
Its display screen
Introduction to Computers
Computer
Input Device
Data
Computer Users
an Electronic device operating under the control of instructi…
any hardware component that allows you to enter data and inst…
a collection of unprocessed items, which include text, number…
People who use the computer directly or use the information i…
Computer
an Electronic device operating under the control of instructi…
Input Device
any hardware component that allows you to enter data and inst…
14 terms
Introduction To Computers
.org
.com
.net
.gov
organizations (nonprofit)
commercial business
network organization
government agencies (add country code for outside US)
.org
organizations (nonprofit)
.com
commercial business
15 terms
Introduction to Computers
information processing cycle
data
information
software
input, processing, output, storage
collection of unprocessed items
conveys meaning and is useful to people
series of related instructions that tells the computer what t…
information processing cycle
input, processing, output, storage
data
collection of unprocessed items
34 terms
Introduction to Computers
Output Device
Input Device
Hard Drive
Digital Visual Interface (DVI)
any piece of computer hardware used to communicate the data p…
any piece of computer hardware used to provide data to the co…
main storage device of a computer; commonly referred as an in…
video and audio interface connecting the monitor and the comp…
Output Device
any piece of computer hardware used to communicate the data p…
Input Device
any piece of computer hardware used to provide data to the co…
Introduction to computers
Computer
Microcomputer
Mainframe Computer
Supercomputer
A machine that can execute a programmed list of instructions;…
Are the most common type of computers in existence today. (Me…
Is a large, high powered computer that can perform billions o…
A machine that can process billions of instructions a second…
Computer
A machine that can execute a programmed list of instructions;…
Microcomputer
Are the most common type of computers in existence today. (Me…
Introduction to computers
Computer
Microcomputer
Mainframe Computer
Supercomputers
A computer is a machine that can execute a programmed list of…
Microcomputers are the most common type of computers in exist…
A mainframe is a large high-powered computer that can perform…
A supercomputer is a machine that can process billions of ins…
Computer
A computer is a machine that can execute a programmed list of…
Microcomputer
Microcomputers are the most common type of computers in exist…
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