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Computer Literacy- Unit 11
Relational Database
SQL "Sequel"
DBMS
Key Field
Database storing data in tables
Common database query language
Software to manipulate large amounts of structured data
Field that links data across tables
Relational Database
Database storing data in tables
SQL "Sequel"
Common database query language
Computer Literacy Terms
What is the cloud?
A ____bit computer is also designed wi…
What windows 7 edition can't support 6…
What tool would you use to create boot…
A lot of data
32bit
Starter
ImageX
What is the cloud?
A lot of data
A ____bit computer is also designed wi…
32bit
computer literacy basics Lesson 1
arithmetic/logic unit (ALU)
central processing unit(CPU)
circuit board
computer
The part of the central processing unit that performs arithme…
The brain of the computer; also know as the microprocessor.
A thin plate or board that contains electronic components.
Electronic device that receives, processes, and stores data,…
arithmetic/logic unit (ALU)
The part of the central processing unit that performs arithme…
central processing unit(CPU)
The brain of the computer; also know as the microprocessor.
Computer Literacy Vocab
Chipset
Network Card
Sound Card
Video Card
The chipset manages data flow throughout the computer.
contains the electronic circuitry required to communicate usi…
a device that can be slotted into a computer to allow the use…
Responsible for what you see on the monitor.
Chipset
The chipset manages data flow throughout the computer.
Network Card
contains the electronic circuitry required to communicate usi…
20 terms
Computer Literacy Secondary Storage
Computers have two types of storage sy…
Primary storage or memory is directly…
Secondary storage
......... is volatile, meaning that wh…
primary storage and secondary storage
motherboard
is the place where software and data are kept when not in use
memory
Computers have two types of storage sy…
primary storage and secondary storage
Primary storage or memory is directly…
motherboard
Computer Literacy 7 Vocabulary Unit 1
multimedia
software
hardware
intranet
To use a combination of text, pictures, sounds, movies, and/o…
Lines of computer code written by programmers that tell the c…
The physical parts of a computer and all related devices.
An internal or private network that is only available in one…
multimedia
To use a combination of text, pictures, sounds, movies, and/o…
software
Lines of computer code written by programmers that tell the c…
20 terms
Computer Literacy Chapter 1
A computer is a programmable machine t…
Give an example of convergence
What kinds of computers are found in a…
In which step of the information proce…
data
smartphones
embedded computers
Processing
A computer is a programmable machine t…
data
Give an example of convergence
smartphones
20 terms
Chapter 2 Computer Literacy
What part of the processor manages mov…
What is the measure of instruction cyc…
Which type of port enables peer-to-pee…
Which type of memory is a volatile for…
Control unit
Clock Speed
FireWire (or IEEE 1394)
RAM (random access memory)
What part of the processor manages mov…
Control unit
What is the measure of instruction cyc…
Clock Speed
Computer Literacy Terms
Arithmetic/logic unit (ALU)
Binary
Bit
BIOS ROM
Section of central processing unit that performs arithmetic c…
Machine language that is made up of only 0s and 1s.
A single zero or a single one in machine language.
A type of computer chip where instructions for starting up th…
Arithmetic/logic unit (ALU)
Section of central processing unit that performs arithmetic c…
Binary
Machine language that is made up of only 0s and 1s.
40 terms
Computer Literacy Test
enter
to read from or write information on a…
shift
Charles Babbage
Whcih key moves the cursor to the beginning of the next line…
What's the fuction of a dish drive?
Which of the following special function keys would be used to…
Who is known as the father of computers?
enter
Whcih key moves the cursor to the beginning of the next line…
to read from or write information on a…
What's the fuction of a dish drive?
Computer Literacy 7 Vocabulary Unit 3
applications
cyberbully
Copyright Law
CPU
Programs that allow you to accomplish certain tasks such as w…
The electronic posting of mean-spirited messages about a pers…
The law that protects the exclusive legal right to reproduce,…
The main chip that allows computers to do millions of calcula…
applications
Programs that allow you to accomplish certain tasks such as w…
cyberbully
The electronic posting of mean-spirited messages about a pers…
40 terms
Computer Literacy Exam
Hardware consists of a series of instr…
The circuitry of the system unit usual…
The client controls access to the reso…
Web pages rarely have built- in connec…
False- Correct Answer- Software
False Correct Answer- Motherboard
False... Correct Answer: Server. The client only requests resour…
False... Correct Answer: Web pages often have these links.
Hardware consists of a series of instr…
False- Correct Answer- Software
The circuitry of the system unit usual…
False Correct Answer- Motherboard
54 terms
Chapter 1- Computer Literacy
Call it out for possible revision
backspace
cursor
CRT
To access a document means to
A key that moves the cursor backward one space at a time is c…
Many computers keyboards have keys with arrows imprinted on t…
In computer language the abbreviation for CATHRODE RAY TUBE is
Call it out for possible revision
To access a document means to
backspace
A key that moves the cursor backward one space at a time is c…
11 terms
4th grade Computer Literacy Vocubulary
title bar
input
output
graphic
a horizontal bar at the top of a window
taken into the computer such as keystrokes, mouse movement an…
something produced by the computer such as printed paper
image on a computer
title bar
a horizontal bar at the top of a window
input
taken into the computer such as keystrokes, mouse movement an…
12 terms
Computer Literacy: Vocabulary
scam
identity theft
vulnerable
phishing
an attempt to trick someone, usually with the intention of st…
a type of crime in which your private information is stolen a…
in a position that makes it easier for you to be harmed or at…
when people send you phony emails, pop-up messages, social me…
scam
an attempt to trick someone, usually with the intention of st…
identity theft
a type of crime in which your private information is stolen a…
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…
Computer Literacy 7 Vocabulary Unit 2
spam
PDF
JPG
USB
Unwanted and unsolicited "junk" email or irrelevant postings…
Stands for "Portable Document Format' and it describes a file…
Stands for the "Joint Photographic Experts Group" which was t…
Stands for "Universal Serial Bus" and it refers to the most c…
spam
Unwanted and unsolicited "junk" email or irrelevant postings…
PDF
Stands for "Portable Document Format' and it describes a file…
Computer Literacy Chapter 1
Bit
Booting
Byte
CD-R
the smallest binary component; also known as a binary digit
The process of starting a computer.
a unit of measurement based on the binary system, representin…
Compact Disk Recordable: a form of optical storage that can b…
Bit
the smallest binary component; also known as a binary digit
Booting
The process of starting a computer.
Computer Literacy Final Review
Moore's Law
Two parts of the CPU
Measuring CPU speed
HAN/LAN/WAN
CPU chip and technology inside a computer will be outdated ev…
Arithmetic and control unit. Arithmetic
How fast it can access and use data in the hard drive. Measur…
HAN: Home area network... LAN: Local area network... WAN: Wide area…
Moore's Law
CPU chip and technology inside a computer will be outdated ev…
Two parts of the CPU
Arithmetic and control unit. Arithmetic
20 terms
Computer Literacy Lesson 2
audio input
biometrics
digital camera
Expansion Slot
The process of inputting sound into the computer.
A technique or device that examines a fingerprint, voice patt…
A camera that takes and stores photographs as digital files.
Opening on the motherboard where an expansion board, also cal…
audio input
The process of inputting sound into the computer.
biometrics
A technique or device that examines a fingerprint, voice patt…
Computer Literacy Test #2
hexadecimal
how many decimal digits
how many special characters in one set
how many minimum number of bits requir…
base 16
10
33
7
hexadecimal
base 16
how many decimal digits
10
75 terms
Computer Literacy Final 2
1. Which of the following is NOT a cur…
Art interfaces with technology by... a.Us…
3. Affective computing is the science…
4. Computer systems CANNOT be trained…
d. Conducting interviews with suspects
a. using a computer to generate images that respond to the en…
c. emotional and social skills
b. human emotion
1. Which of the following is NOT a cur…
d. Conducting interviews with suspects
Art interfaces with technology by... a.Us…
a. using a computer to generate images that respond to the en…
25 terms
Computer Literacy Terms 1
application
backup file
CD-ROM
encode
A program or software that performs a specific task, such as…
A copy of a file created as a safety precaution in case anyth…
A read-only disk drive designed to read the data encoded on c…
To put information in the form of a code on (something).
application
A program or software that performs a specific task, such as…
backup file
A copy of a file created as a safety precaution in case anyth…
Computer Literacy Chapter 1
A computer is a programmable machine t…
Give an example of convergence.
What kind of computer are found in aut…
In which step of the information cycle…
...data into useful information.
the Cell Phone
Embedded Computers
Processing Step
A computer is a programmable machine t…
...data into useful information.
Give an example of convergence.
the Cell Phone
9 terms
week 3 vocabulary Computer Literacy
data
program
input
output
raw information
a set of instructions
data that is entered into the computer
data received from the computer
data
raw information
program
a set of instructions
Computer Literacy - Parts of a Computer System
Keyboard
Monitor
Printer
Speakers
An input device to type on.
An output device to see what the program looks like.
An output device to have a hard copy of a document.
An output device that allows everyone in the room to hear the…
Keyboard
An input device to type on.
Monitor
An output device to see what the program looks like.
Computer Literacy Chapter 2
What part of the processor manages mov…
Whit is the measure of instruction cyc…
Which type of port enables peer-to-pee…
Which type of memory is a volatile for…
the control unit
Clock Speed (measured in gigahertz or billions of cycles per…
FireWire
Random Access Memory (RAM)
What part of the processor manages mov…
the control unit
Whit is the measure of instruction cyc…
Clock Speed (measured in gigahertz or billions of cycles per…
13 terms
Computer Literacy Chapter 1B
Computer
Operating System
Application Software
Memory
a multipurpose device that accepts input, process data, store…
software that helps a computer control itself to operate effi…
helps users "apply" the computer to specific tasks, such as w…
an area of a computer that temporarily holds data waiting to…
Computer
a multipurpose device that accepts input, process data, store…
Operating System
software that helps a computer control itself to operate effi…
Computer Literacy Ch. 1
application software
computer
data
hardware
consists of programs designed to make users more productive a…
an electronic device, operating under the control of instruct…
a collection of unprocessed items which can include text, num…
electric, electronic and mechanical components in a computer
application software
consists of programs designed to make users more productive a…
computer
an electronic device, operating under the control of instruct…
15 terms
Unit B Computer Literacy
hyperlink
cut
shortcut key
document properties
text or a graphic that jumps the reader to different location…
command used to remove text from a document and place it on t…
a function key or a combination of keys that perform a comman…
user-defined details about a file that describe its contents…
hyperlink
text or a graphic that jumps the reader to different location…
cut
command used to remove text from a document and place it on t…
10 terms
Computer Literacy Final
Hacking
Computer
Desktop
Laptop
The practice of breaking into a computer's stored data
An electronic device that collects. processes, and stores data.
The onscreen background display on the computer monitor.
A portable computer
Hacking
The practice of breaking into a computer's stored data
Computer
An electronic device that collects. processes, and stores data.
27 terms
Computer Literacy Exam Studyguide
one thumb
curved
to the beginning of a line
to the beginning of a document
What do you strike the spacebar with?
When your fingers are on the home keys, how should they be?
Where does the home button bring you?
Where does CTRL+home bring you?
one thumb
What do you strike the spacebar with?
curved
When your fingers are on the home keys, how should they be?
85 terms
Computer Literacy Final Terms
QWERTY
Caps lock Key
Computer Program
Programmer
What is the name given to the standard keyboard?
What special function key can be done to this title~ THE LION…
a collection of instructions that performs a specific task
writes computer programs
QWERTY
What is the name given to the standard keyboard?
Caps lock Key
What special function key can be done to this title~ THE LION…
21 terms
Computer Literacy Chapter 3 and 4
Peripheral device
Algorithm
System Software
Application Software
Anything that attaches to a computer
the steps necessary to complete a task, instructions in softw…
operating system, device drivers and utilities - basic operat…
Includes Word processing, spreadsheets, photo editing and more
Peripheral device
Anything that attaches to a computer
Algorithm
the steps necessary to complete a task, instructions in softw…
16 terms
TPPSS Computer Literacy
Input
Processing
Output
Storage
Everything a user "tells" a computer, to accept data.
The thinking that the computer does - the calculations, compa…
Data that has been processed into useful form, now called Inf…
Devices to keep computer information for later use.
Input
Everything a user "tells" a computer, to accept data.
Processing
The thinking that the computer does - the calculations, compa…
Computer& Information Literacy Concepts
computer hardware
software
motherboard
central processing unit
the physical part of a computer system
runs on the hardware but is not physical. It is however store…
________ to which most other components connect. It is contai…
performs most of the processing is directly connected to the…
computer hardware
the physical part of a computer system
software
runs on the hardware but is not physical. It is however store…
11 terms
Computer Literacy Ch. 6
document
edit
indent
delete
any work done on a computer with applications software, such…
to change text that is already entered
the extra space at the start of a paragraph
to remove something from a document, such as text or art
document
any work done on a computer with applications software, such…
edit
to change text that is already entered
14 terms
Unit A Computer Literacy
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
51 terms
Computer Literacy - Basic Computer Terms, Part 2 - Software
BIOS
Macros
RAM
Backup
Basic Input Output System. It is used to control a computer's…
Keyboard shortcuts. For example, CTRL C copies something to t…
Random Access Memory. This is the memory the computer needs t…
(v.) To create a copy of a computer file or collection of fil…
BIOS
Basic Input Output System. It is used to control a computer's…
Macros
Keyboard shortcuts. For example, CTRL C copies something to t…
49 terms
Computer Literacy midterm
Program instructions are fetched and e…
uses a command-line interface to commu…
what operating system is used on the i…
a USB device used to transfer photos f…
microprocessor
linux
iOS
card reader
Program instructions are fetched and e…
microprocessor
uses a command-line interface to commu…
linux
63 terms
Computer Literacy TIA Midterm
Spam
Computer Forensics
Data mining
Data vs. Information
Unwanted email
Using computers to catch criminals
Searching large amounts of data
Data - meaningless and incomplete... Information- Multiple data…
Spam
Unwanted email
Computer Forensics
Using computers to catch criminals
24 terms
Computer Literacy Quiz
Computer
Hardware
Software
Personal computer
is an electronic device that has been programmed to process,…
all the physical components and devices
Instructions that tell the computer what to do
is a computer in which the input, processing, storage, and ou…
Computer
is an electronic device that has been programmed to process,…
Hardware
all the physical components and devices
Computer Literacy Final Exam
The first item to appear on the letter
Identifies the person who will receive…
The opening of a letter... EX:Dear Mr.Fa…
The section that states the purpose of…
Date
Letter Address
Salutation
Body
The first item to appear on the letter
Date
Identifies the person who will receive…
Letter Address
computer literacy pictures
motherboard
flashdrive
laptop
monitor
motherboard
flashdrive
61 terms
Computer Literacy Basics Vocabulary
Channel
Computer
Computer System
Data
Media, such as a telephone wire, that carry or transport data…
A programmable device that can store and process information.
An organization of hardware and software designed to accompli…
Evidence; information gathered from observations.
Channel
Media, such as a telephone wire, that carry or transport data…
Computer
A programmable device that can store and process information.
Computer Literacy -De Anza
system unit
motherboard
CPU
memory
what you call the computer; the case of what makes the comput…
main circuit board connected to everything... -made of fiber gla…
-the brain; instructions for processing information... -type of…
holds data before processed and holds processed data after
system unit
what you call the computer; the case of what makes the comput…
motherboard
main circuit board connected to everything... -made of fiber gla…
Computer literacy networking tabs
A computer network
protocol
the rules of protocols to accomplish
Message
consists of a collection of computers that are connected toge…
is a standard method of transmitting data between two end-point
-detect the connection between the two nodes.... -what format th…
is the name given to an entity that is being transferred from…
A computer network
consists of a collection of computers that are connected toge…
protocol
is a standard method of transmitting data between two end-point
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