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Computer Lit. Chapter 2
computer
personal computer
central processing unit
bit
an electronic device that processes data
used by one person at a time
the computer's brain
the smallest unit of information, always either a 1 or 0
computer
an electronic device that processes data
personal computer
used by one person at a time
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Chapter 2, Computer Organisations
CPU (central processing unit)
CU (central unit)
ALU (arythmetic logic unit)
register
its the brain of the computer which controls retrieval of ins…
provides ALU with data/instructions
performes arithmetic/logical/input/output operations
small storage location that can hold data thus speeds up the…
CPU (central processing unit)
its the brain of the computer which controls retrieval of ins…
CU (central unit)
provides ALU with data/instructions
25 terms
Computer lit chapter 2
auto correct
cell
complimentary closing
content control
a feature that corrects common typing and spelling errors as…
the box and the intersection of a row and column in a word ta…
a parting farewell in a business letter
in a template, an area indicated by placeholder text that can…
auto correct
a feature that corrects common typing and spelling errors as…
cell
the box and the intersection of a row and column in a word ta…
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Computer Science Chapter 2
CPU
Transistors
RAM
ROM
-Central processing unit... -made of millions of semi conductor…
combined to form logical devices called gates
-Random access memory ... -Primary storage... -"random-access" mean…
-Read only memory... -holds initialization and hardware diagnost…
CPU
-Central processing unit... -made of millions of semi conductor…
Transistors
combined to form logical devices called gates
91 terms
Computer Science Chapter 2
programmer
antispam software
trojan horse
worm
a person who writes computer software programs also called so…
a program that blocks spam, or electronic junk mail, from an…
a type of malware disguised as a useful program or app
a self-replicating program that consumes system resources
programmer
a person who writes computer software programs also called so…
antispam software
a program that blocks spam, or electronic junk mail, from an…
45 terms
Computer chapter 2
Network
Information Superhighway
Internet (Net)
Internet Service Provider
Is two or more computers or other devices (such as a printer)…
Term made popular in the 90s by Vice president Al Gore who re…
Global network that links together other networks such as gov…
(ISP) Company that provides Internet access to homes and busi…
Network
Is two or more computers or other devices (such as a printer)…
Information Superhighway
Term made popular in the 90s by Vice president Al Gore who re…
15 terms
Literature Chapter 2
myth
legend
comparison
contrast
explains a mystery of nature, such as how the world came to be
traditional stories based on real-life events that become lar…
identifying the similarities between two works of literature
identifying the differences between two works of literature
myth
explains a mystery of nature, such as how the world came to be
legend
traditional stories based on real-life events that become lar…
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Chapter 2 Computer Vocab
digital data
files
save or store
hard drive
information that is stored in files on a computer
digital information in a form that can be read by a computer
to copy a document, record or image being worked on to a stor…
most common storage device inside a computer
digital data
information that is stored in files on a computer
files
digital information in a form that can be read by a computer
10 terms
Computer chapter 2
Formula auto complete list
Purpose
Status bar
Esc
Typing =av in a cell
The function of the worksheet is to provide a user with direc…
You can click the page layout view button to switch to page l…
The key to quit rangefinder
Formula auto complete list
Typing =av in a cell
Purpose
The function of the worksheet is to provide a user with direc…
Computer Lit- Key Terms Chapter 2
Computer
Personal Computer (PC)
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Bit
An electronic device that processes data
Used by one person at a time
A small chip that performs calculations and carries out all t…
the smallest unit of information
Computer
An electronic device that processes data
Personal Computer (PC)
Used by one person at a time
39 terms
Chapter 2- Computer Hardware
The main circuit board inside the syst…
Hard drives and CD drives are types of…
A computer bit is made of 8 bytes of 0…
Biometrics is the science of identifyi…
True
False
False
True
The main circuit board inside the syst…
True
Hard drives and CD drives are types of…
False
45 terms
Computer Concept Chapter 2
Blu-ray
Card reader
Benchmarks
Color depth
A high-capacity storage technology that stores up to 25 GB pe…
A device that can be used to read and record data on solid st…
A set of tests used to measure computer hardware or software…
The number of bits that determines the range of possible colo…
Blu-ray
A high-capacity storage technology that stores up to 25 GB pe…
Card reader
A device that can be used to read and record data on solid st…
45 terms
Computer Concept Chapter 2
Blu-ray
Card reader
Benchmarks
Color depth
A high-capacity storage technology that stores up to 25 GB pe…
A device that can be used to read and record data on solid st…
A set of tests used to measure computer hardware or software…
The number of bits that determines the range of possible colo…
Blu-ray
A high-capacity storage technology that stores up to 25 GB pe…
Card reader
A device that can be used to read and record data on solid st…
25 terms
Computer Apps Word Chapter 2
Automatic page breaks
First line indent
Header
Line spacing
word automatically inserts this as your document exceeds one…
This will indent the first line of each paragraph
Text and graphics that print the top of each page
Amount of vertical space between lines of text in a paragraph
Automatic page breaks
word automatically inserts this as your document exceeds one…
First line indent
This will indent the first line of each paragraph
34 terms
Computer lit chapter 2
computer
input
process
output
A data processing device.
data is entered
the computer manipulates,calculates, or organizes data into i…
the computer displays information in a form suitable for the…
computer
A data processing device.
input
data is entered
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Computer Programming Chapter 2
algorithm
argument
asSeenBy argument
bug
Step-by-step procedure or list of actions to perform a task o…
information sent to method
causes an object to turn around the asSeenBy's objects center…
errors in computer programs, program doesn't do what is inten…
algorithm
Step-by-step procedure or list of actions to perform a task o…
argument
information sent to method
91 terms
Computer Science Chapter 2
programmer
antispam software
trojan horse
worm
a person who writes computer software programs also called so…
a program that blocks spam, or electronic junk mail, from an…
a type of malware disguised as a useful program or app
a self-replicating program that consumes system resources
programmer
a person who writes computer software programs also called so…
antispam software
a program that blocks spam, or electronic junk mail, from an…
78 terms
Computer Basics Chapter 2
Arithmetic Logic Unit
ASCII
Binary Numbers
BIOS (Basic Input/Output System)
The computer's internal calculator for performing mathematica…
American Standard Code for Information Interchange.
Numerical system used by the computer to represent all... inform…
A stored program in the CPU that provides the code the proces…
Arithmetic Logic Unit
The computer's internal calculator for performing mathematica…
ASCII
American Standard Code for Information Interchange.
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Chapter 2- computer lit
computer
personal computer (PC)
central processing unit (CPU)
bit
an electronic device that processes data
used by one person at a time
microprocessor, a small chip that preforms calculations and c…
sammlest unit of information
computer
an electronic device that processes data
personal computer (PC)
used by one person at a time
33 terms
Computer Assembly Chapter 2
Arithmetic Logic Unit(ALU)
Control Unit (CU)
Clock
Registers
performs arithmetic computations and logical operations
interprets machine language instructions and transmits signal…
synchronizes operations of the CPU with other system components
provides temporary storage of numeric data within the CPU and…
Arithmetic Logic Unit(ALU)
performs arithmetic computations and logical operations
Control Unit (CU)
interprets machine language instructions and transmits signal…
14 terms
Computer Lit Chapter 2
computer
Personal Computer (PC)
central processing unit (CPU)
bit
an electronic device that processes data
a computer that is used by one person at a time
like the computers "brain"
the smallest unit of information, always either a 1 or a 0
computer
an electronic device that processes data
Personal Computer (PC)
a computer that is used by one person at a time
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Literature Vocab. Chapter 2
antics
avowed
banter
bountiful
ridiculous and unpredictable behavior or actions
declared openly without shame, acknowledged
to exchange playful remarks, tease
giving freely, geneourous
antics
ridiculous and unpredictable behavior or actions
avowed
declared openly without shame, acknowledged
48 terms
Computer Organization and Design: Chapter 2
Instruction Set
Stored Program Concept
Word
Data Transfer Instruction
The vocabulary of commands understood by a given architecture.
The idea that instructions and data of many types can be stor…
The natural unit of access in a computer, usually a group of…
A command that moves data between memory and registers.
Instruction Set
The vocabulary of commands understood by a given architecture.
Stored Program Concept
The idea that instructions and data of many types can be stor…
11 terms
English Literature chapter 2
influence
penetrate
emperor
fierce
השפעה
לחדור
קיסר
עז
influence
השפעה
penetrate
לחדור
17 terms
Computer Literacy Chapter 2
Peripheral Device
OCR
QWERTY
Function Keys
Anything that attaches to a computer, Speakers, Cameras, TV,…
Optical Character Reader, Software that allows you to read te…
Layout of the keyboard
keys that perform special actions such as close out print or…
Peripheral Device
Anything that attaches to a computer, Speakers, Cameras, TV,…
OCR
Optical Character Reader, Software that allows you to read te…
39 terms
Chapter 2: Computer Hardware
Define computer hardware.
Give four general examples of what com…
What's computer architecture?
How and where are all data and instruc…
The physical parts of a computer system.
Processing devices, storage devices, output devices and input…
How the inside of a computer is structured.
They're stored as binary in R.A.M
Define computer hardware.
The physical parts of a computer system.
Give four general examples of what com…
Processing devices, storage devices, output devices and input…
62 terms
chapter 2 (computer)
coding system
digital computers
digital data representation
bit
used to represent Dara and programs in a manner understood by…
can only understand two states, off and on (0 and 1)
process of representing data in digital form
the smallest unit of data that a binary computer can recognize
coding system
used to represent Dara and programs in a manner understood by…
digital computers
can only understand two states, off and on (0 and 1)
11 terms
Keystone Literature Chapter 2
Major theme
Minor theme
Subject
Theme
an idea that appears throughout a literary work
an idea that appears briefly in a literary work.
the topic about which an author has chosen to write
a major idea revealed through the setting, characters, and pl…
Major theme
an idea that appears throughout a literary work
Minor theme
an idea that appears briefly in a literary work.
26 terms
Computer: Chapter 2 Vocab.
Argument
AutoCalculate
Function
Nest
The values and other inputs taht a function uses to calculate…
A feature that temporarily performs the following calculation…
A predefined formula that performs a specific calculation usi…
To use a function as an argument within another function.
Argument
The values and other inputs taht a function uses to calculate…
AutoCalculate
A feature that temporarily performs the following calculation…
26 terms
American Literature-Chapter 2 Words to Know
efface
steeds
stamp
cremated
wipe out, erase
horses
to bring one's foot down hard
burned a dead body
efface
wipe out, erase
steeds
horses
16 terms
chapter 2 computer
argument
auto calculate
function
nest
the vlues and other inputs that a function uses to calculate…
a feature that temporarily performs that following calculatio…
a predefined formula that performs a specific calculation usi…
to use the function as an argument within another function
argument
the vlues and other inputs that a function uses to calculate…
auto calculate
a feature that temporarily performs that following calculatio…
27 terms
computer chapter 2 vocab
Block format
modified block format
semi block format
default
Business letter where everything starts in the left side
everything starts in the left except date closing and signature
A modified block where the paragraphs are indented
where are the options are in the original settings before the…
Block format
Business letter where everything starts in the left side
modified block format
everything starts in the left except date closing and signature
26 terms
chapter 2 computer vocab
argument
auto calculate
function
nest
the values and other imputs that a function uses to calculate…
a feature that temporarily performs the following calculation…
a predefined formula that performs a specific calculation usi…
to use a function as an argument within anther function
argument
the values and other imputs that a function uses to calculate…
auto calculate
a feature that temporarily performs the following calculation…
24 terms
Chapter 2- Reading Literature
genre
nonfiction
Personification
Situational Irony
type of literature (ex: nonfiction, fiction, poetry, and drama)
based on facts rather than imagination
figurative language that refers to animals, ideas, or things…
the contrast between what is believed is going to happen and…
genre
type of literature (ex: nonfiction, fiction, poetry, and drama)
nonfiction
based on facts rather than imagination
29 terms
Computer Science Chapter 2
bit
kilobits (kb)
megabits (mb)
gigabits (gb)
short for binary digit; a single circuit that either contains…
1,000 bits (thousand)
1,000,000 bits (million)
1,000,000,000 bits (billion)
bit
short for binary digit; a single circuit that either contains…
kilobits (kb)
1,000 bits (thousand)
9 terms
Computer Essentials - Chapter 2 WORD Terms
The pane used to find document test
A comment or notation added to the end…
The reference used to find information…
A list of sources displayed on a separ…
Navigation
Endnote
Source
Bibliography
The pane used to find document test
Navigation
A comment or notation added to the end…
Endnote
19 terms
Computer II -- Publisher Chapter 2
Design
Layout
Baseline guides
Grid guides
The appearance theme of the publication.
The arrangement of placeholder elements on the page (such as…
Yellow non-printing lines on a page that help position text b…
Blue non-printing lines on a page that show column and/or row…
Design
The appearance theme of the publication.
Layout
The arrangement of placeholder elements on the page (such as…
62 terms
computer concepts chapter 2
peripheral device
system unit
desktop computer
portable computer
designates input, output and storage equipment that might be…
is the case that holds the computer's main circuit boards, mi…
fits on a desk and runs on power from an electrical wall out-…
a small, lightweight personal computer with screen, keyboard,…
peripheral device
designates input, output and storage equipment that might be…
system unit
is the case that holds the computer's main circuit boards, mi…
83 terms
Chapter 2 Computer
peripheral device
system unit
form factor
tower case
designates input, output, and storage equipment that might be…
is the case that holds the computers main circuit boards, mic…
refers to the size and dimensions of a component, such as a s…
provides plenty of space for gamers and modders who want to s…
peripheral device
designates input, output, and storage equipment that might be…
system unit
is the case that holds the computers main circuit boards, mic…
9 terms
Chapter 2: Computer Hardware
Binary
Bit
Byte
File
Having only two states, such as representing data with only 0…
The smallest unit of data that computer can recognize
Eight bits grouped together
A named collection of bytes that is stored on computer hardware
Binary
Having only two states, such as representing data with only 0…
Bit
The smallest unit of data that computer can recognize
58 terms
Computer Programming Chapter 2
A Windows application has a graphical…
An event-driven application executes c…
The Visual Basic IDE menu bar contains…
A Visual Basic project consists of one…
True
True
False
False
A Windows application has a graphical…
True
An event-driven application executes c…
True
49 terms
Computer Concepts Chapter 2
________ is the set of computer progra…
________ computers are specially desig…
All of the following are names for a f…
The ________ contains the central elec…
Software
Embedded
Hard
motherboard
________ is the set of computer progra…
Software
________ computers are specially desig…
Embedded
14 terms
computer lit vocab chapter 2
computer
Personal Computer (PC)
central procesing unit (CPU)
bit
electronic device that proceses data
is used by one person at a time
CPU; also the brains of your computer that processes informat…
smallest unit of info, always a 1 or 0
computer
electronic device that proceses data
Personal Computer (PC)
is used by one person at a time
Chapter 2 : Computers - the Machines Behind Computing
Computer
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Motherboard
Input Devices
A machine that accepts data as input, processes data without…
The heart of a computer. It is divided into two components: t…
The main circuit board containing connectors for ... attaching a…
Send data and information to the computer. Examples include a…
Computer
A machine that accepts data as input, processes data without…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
The heart of a computer. It is divided into two components: t…
18 terms
Explorations in Literature chapter 2 authors
Elizabeth Coatsworth
Ogden Nash
Rosalie Moore
Samuel Scoville Jr.
Swift Things are Beautiful
The Panther & The Rhinoceros
Catalogue
The Mahogany Fox
Elizabeth Coatsworth
Swift Things are Beautiful
Ogden Nash
The Panther & The Rhinoceros
27 terms
Computers and Computing: Chapter 2
Who owns the internet?
Internet
What did the internet originate as?
Access Provider
No one
a world wide connection of networks that linked millions of t…
ARPANET and evolved into the internet
a bussiness that provides indivisuals and orginizations acces…
Who owns the internet?
No one
Internet
a world wide connection of networks that linked millions of t…
20 terms
computer chapter 2
drag
tile
program
swipe
to press and hold the left mouse button while moving the mouse
a small rectangle or square on the start screen that presents…
another word for app
to move across the screen with the finger
drag
to press and hold the left mouse button while moving the mouse
tile
a small rectangle or square on the start screen that presents…
33 terms
AP Computer Science Chapter 2 Terms
object reference
object
state
behavior
A variable that represents an object.
Something that is created or manipulated by the program.
The description of an object.
The different functions of an object.
object reference
A variable that represents an object.
object
Something that is created or manipulated by the program.
47 terms
OCR Computing for GCSE: Chapter 2
Computer architecture
Binary
CPU
ALU
The internal, logical structure of the computer hardware.
A system of numbers using only two digits - base 2.
Central processing unit.
Performs all logical and arithmetic operations within the CPU.
Computer architecture
The internal, logical structure of the computer hardware.
Binary
A system of numbers using only two digits - base 2.
61 terms
Computer concepts- Chapter 2
Peripheral device
System unit
Desktop computer
Portable computer
Designated input, output and storage equipment that might be…
The case that holds the computer's main circuit boards, micro…
Fits on a desk and runs on power from an electrical wall outl…
Small lightweight computer with a screen, keyboard, storage a…
Peripheral device
Designated input, output and storage equipment that might be…
System unit
The case that holds the computer's main circuit boards, micro…
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