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Computing Chapter 8
Each pixel on a computer display is fo…
RGB, the name for a color encoding met…
All colors with equal intensities of t…
Contrast is the size of the difference…
False
True
True
True
Each pixel on a computer display is fo…
False
RGB, the name for a color encoding met…
True
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Computing - Chapter 8
Opcode
Symbolic Addressing
Purpose of Accumulator
Indexed Addressing
Mnemonic part of instruction... Indicates what to do... Code of ope…
The use of characters to represent address of a store location
Temporary Storage (Within ALU)... Holds data being processed... I/O…
Uses an index register... ...and an absolute address... ...to calcu…
Opcode
Mnemonic part of instruction... Indicates what to do... Code of ope…
Symbolic Addressing
The use of characters to represent address of a store location
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Computing Chapter 8
Each pixel on a computer display is fo…
All colors with equal intensities of t…
To represent the color of a single pix…
An object creates sound by vibrating i…
False... Red, Green, Blue
True
True
False
Each pixel on a computer display is fo…
False... Red, Green, Blue
All colors with equal intensities of t…
True
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Chapter 8 - Computing
Each pixel on a computer display is fo…
All colors with equal intensities of t…
Crawlers consider descriptive text whe…
to represent the color of a single pix…
False
True
True
True
Each pixel on a computer display is fo…
False
All colors with equal intensities of t…
True
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Computing Chapter 8
Access time
Capacity
CD-R
CD-ROM
Measures the amount of time it takes a storage device to loca…
The number of bytes a storage medium can hold.
CD-Recordable is an optical disc on which users can write onc…
(CD-read-only memory) a type of optical disc that users can r…
Access time
Measures the amount of time it takes a storage device to loca…
Capacity
The number of bytes a storage medium can hold.
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Computing Fundamentals Chapter 8
boot
hibernate mode
pop- up menu
power-on-self test (POST)
to start a computer
power state in which data from RAM is saved to the hard disk…
a list of shortcut commands that appears when an area of the…
series of tests a computer performs while booting
boot
to start a computer
hibernate mode
power state in which data from RAM is saved to the hard disk…
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Principles of Computing Chapter 8
Each pixel on a computer display is fo…
RGB, the name for a color encoding met…
All colors with equal intensities of t…
Contrast is the size of the difference…
False (Red, Blue, Green)
True
True
True
Each pixel on a computer display is fo…
False (Red, Blue, Green)
RGB, the name for a color encoding met…
True
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Computing Now; Chapter 8
Health Informatics
Designer
Social Media Strategist
SEO expert
combines computer technology & healthcare disciplines to mana…
makes apps for phones
design strategies for apps
designer and ethically cooperate with search engine expectati…
Health Informatics
combines computer technology & healthcare disciplines to mana…
Designer
makes apps for phones
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Computing Exam: Chapter 8
the use of a single device to handle m…
the use of equipment to provide voice…
An ISP that provides service to wirele…
inexpensive alternative to cellular ph…
digital convergence
telephony
wireless Internet service provider
feature phones
the use of a single device to handle m…
digital convergence
the use of equipment to provide voice…
telephony
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Chapter 8 Computing Fundamentals
boot
hibernate mode
pop-up menu
power-on self test (POST)
to start a computer
power state in which data from RAM is saved to the hard disk…
a list of shortcut commands that appears when an area of the…
series of tests a computer performs while booting
boot
to start a computer
hibernate mode
power state in which data from RAM is saved to the hard disk…
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Intro to Computing: Chapter 8
People tend to be sensitive to small c…
Analog information is _______.
According to the Nyqvist rule, the sam…
The accuracy of a digitized sound is d…
color, brightness
continuous
twice what humans can hear
the sampling rate, the precision of the sample, and the size…
People tend to be sensitive to small c…
color, brightness
Analog information is _______.
continuous
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Computing Essentials Chapter 8
3g (third generation mobile telecommun…
4g (third generation mobile telecommun…
analog signal
asymmetric digital subscriber line (AD…
A network that allows portable devices such as cell phones an…
Provides faster transmission speeds than 3G. 3G started in th…
Continuous electronic waves.
The most widely used type of DSL.
3g (third generation mobile telecommun…
A network that allows portable devices such as cell phones an…
4g (third generation mobile telecommun…
Provides faster transmission speeds than 3G. 3G started in th…
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Chapter 8 - Social Computing
AJAX
Blog (weblog)
Blogosphere
Collaborative Consumption
A web development technique that allows portions of web pages…
A personal web site, open to the public, in which the site cr…
The term for the millions of blogs on the web
peer-to-peer sharing or renting
AJAX
A web development technique that allows portions of web pages…
Blog (weblog)
A personal web site, open to the public, in which the site cr…
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Chapter 8 Social Computing
AJAX
Blog(weblog)
Blogosphere
Collaborative Consumption
A Web development technique that allows portions of Web pages…
A personal Web site, open to the public, in which the site cr…
The term for the millions of blogs on the Web
Peer-to-peer sharing or renting
AJAX
A Web development technique that allows portions of Web pages…
Blog(weblog)
A personal Web site, open to the public, in which the site cr…
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Chapter 8 social computing
Web 1.0
Web 2.0
Tagging
Geo-tagging
Focuses on creation and commercialization of the Web
-A loose collection of information technologies, applications…
Using a tag (a keyword) to describes a piece of information i…
Tagging information on maps
Web 1.0
Focuses on creation and commercialization of the Web
Web 2.0
-A loose collection of information technologies, applications…
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BUS 313: Chapter 8 - Social Computing
AJAX
blog
blogosphere
mashup
A Web development technique that allows portions of Web pages…
A personal Web site, open to the public, in which the site cr…
The term for the millions of blogs on the Web collaborative c…
Website that takes different content from a number of other W…
AJAX
A Web development technique that allows portions of Web pages…
blog
A personal Web site, open to the public, in which the site cr…
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Chapter 8 Social Computing
AJAX
Blog
Blogosphere
Collaborative consumption
A web development technique that allows portions of the Web p…
A personal website, open to the public, in which the site cre…
The term for the millions of blogs on the web
Peer-to-peer sharing or renting
AJAX
A web development technique that allows portions of the Web p…
Blog
A personal website, open to the public, in which the site cre…
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Principles of Computing Chapter 8
Each pixel on a computer display is fo…
RGB, the name for a color encoding met…
All colors with equal intensities of t…
Contrast is the size of the difference…
False (Red, Blue, Green)
True
True
True
Each pixel on a computer display is fo…
False (Red, Blue, Green)
RGB, the name for a color encoding met…
True
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Computing Fundamentals Chapter 8
Boot
Hibernate mode
Pop-up menu
Power-on self test (POST)
to start a computer
power state in which data from RAM is saved to the hard disk…
a list of shortcut commands that appears when an area of the…
series of tests a computer performs while booting
Boot
to start a computer
Hibernate mode
power state in which data from RAM is saved to the hard disk…
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Chapter 8 Computing iGCSE
Define hacking
What can hacking lead to?
How to guard against hacking?
Define viruses
The act of gaining illegal access to a computer system
-Identity theft, gaining personal information... -Data can be de…
-Firewalls... -Use of strong passwords and user IDs... -Use of anti…
Program or program code that can replicate itself with the in…
Define hacking
The act of gaining illegal access to a computer system
What can hacking lead to?
-Identity theft, gaining personal information... -Data can be de…
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Computers for ESL Students: Chapter 8
message
button
email
password
information that you type and send to another person using em…
a small rectangle that completes an action when you click it
electronic mail, a way to send information from one computer…
a personal word or combination of letters and numbers that le…
message
information that you type and send to another person using em…
button
a small rectangle that completes an action when you click it
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Computing Midterm - Chapter 8
False
True
True
True
Each pixel on a computer display is formed from three colored…
RGB, the name for a color encoding method, is an acronym for…
All colors with equal intensities of the RGB subpixels are al…
Contrast is the size of the difference between the darkest an…
False
Each pixel on a computer display is formed from three colored…
True
RGB, the name for a color encoding method, is an acronym for…
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Chapter 8 Social Computing
Social computing
Web 2.0
AJAX
Really simple syndication (RSS)
combines social behavior and information systems to create va…
A loose collection of information technologies and applicatio…
allows portions of the Web pages to reload with fresh data ra…
users receive the information they want, when they want it, w…
Social computing
combines social behavior and information systems to create va…
Web 2.0
A loose collection of information technologies and applicatio…
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computing chapter 8, unit 2
data dictionary
data redundancy
database
database management system (DBMS)
a set of of information used to design the structure of a dat…
where the same piece of information is stored in two or more…
software designed to store data and allow users to to search…
software designed to store data and allow users to search and…
data dictionary
a set of of information used to design the structure of a dat…
data redundancy
where the same piece of information is stored in two or more…
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Computer Chapter 8
Environmental design involves systems…
____ determines whether the project ca…
The purpose of system design is to ans…
In a data flow diagram, the ____ symbo…
results in systems that can be disposed of in a manner that d…
Schedule feasibility
"How will the information system solve a problem?"
process symbol
Environmental design involves systems…
results in systems that can be disposed of in a manner that d…
____ determines whether the project ca…
Schedule feasibility
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Chapter 8 Computing Fundamentals Terms
Boot
Hibernate Mode
Pop-up Menu
Power-on-self Test (POST)
to start a computer
power state in which data from RAM is saved to the hard disk…
a list of shortcut commands that appears when an area of the…
series of tests a computer performs while booting
Boot
to start a computer
Hibernate Mode
power state in which data from RAM is saved to the hard disk…
23 terms
Computing Fundamentals Chapter 8 Terms
Boot
Hibernate Mode
Pop-Up-Menu
Power-On-Self Test (POST)
to start a computer
power state in which data from RAM is saved to the hard disk…
a list of shortcut commands that appears when an area of the…
series of tests a computer performs while booting
Boot
to start a computer
Hibernate Mode
power state in which data from RAM is saved to the hard disk…
23 terms
Computing Fundamentals Chapter 8 Terms
Boot
Hibernate Mode
Pop-Up-Menu
Power-On-Self Test (POST)
to start a computer
power state in which data from RAM is saved to the hard disk…
a list of shortcut commands that appears when an area of the…
series of tests a computer performs while booting
Boot
to start a computer
Hibernate Mode
power state in which data from RAM is saved to the hard disk…
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Computing Class Chapter 8 terms
access time
backup plan
burning
capacity
Measures amount of time it takes locate an and deliver an ite…
Specifies a schedule for copying/storing important data, info…
Process of writing on an optical disc
Number of bytes (characters) a storage medium can hold
access time
Measures amount of time it takes locate an and deliver an ite…
backup plan
Specifies a schedule for copying/storing important data, info…
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Chapter 8: Computer Aided Investigations and Computer Crime
microcomputer
artificial intelligence
submitting standardized crime-report f…
internal computer uses
- a small computer system consisting of a keyboard and video…
- computer program has the ability to manipulate data and dra…
a computer can analyze the data using such factors as time of…
focus on training, accident and crime scene reconstructions,…
microcomputer
- a small computer system consisting of a keyboard and video…
artificial intelligence
- computer program has the ability to manipulate data and dra…
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Computers Chapter 8
Digital convergence
Digital Living Network Alliance
Telephony
Cellular (cell) phones
The use of a single unifying device to handle media, Internet…
An organization working to standardize different kinds of app…
The use of equipment to provide voice communications over a d…
All phones that use mobile, cellular technology
Digital convergence
The use of a single unifying device to handle media, Internet…
Digital Living Network Alliance
An organization working to standardize different kinds of app…
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Computer Basics Chapter 8
Asynchronous Learning
Avatar
Backing Up Files
Bricks and Mortar
An online course method of delivery, with no set times for... ev…
A character or image that represents someone in a virtual... com…
Copying files to an external hard drive or offsite location t…
Universities or stores that have a physical presence and real…
Asynchronous Learning
An online course method of delivery, with no set times for... ev…
Avatar
A character or image that represents someone in a virtual... com…
33 terms
COB 204 Chapter 8: Social Computing
Social Computing
Web 2.0
AJAX
Tag
- type of IT that combines social behavior and information sy…
loose collection of information technologies and applications…
a Web development technique that enables users to reload port…
keyword or term that describes a piece of information... i.e. -…
Social Computing
- type of IT that combines social behavior and information sy…
Web 2.0
loose collection of information technologies and applications…
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Chapter 8: Computer Aided Investigations and Computer Crime
microcomputer
artificial intelligence
submitting standardized crime-report f…
internal computer uses
- a small computer system consisting of a keyboard and video…
- computer program has the ability to manipulate data and dra…
a computer can analyze the data using such factors as time of…
focus on training, accident and crime scene reconstructions,…
microcomputer
- a small computer system consisting of a keyboard and video…
artificial intelligence
- computer program has the ability to manipulate data and dra…
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Computer Concepts Chapter 8
Aspect ratio
Audio compression
AVI (Audio Video Interleave)
Bitrate
The relative width and height of the video frame; widescreen…
Techniques used to reduce the size of files that contain audi…
A video file format, developed by Microsoft, that was once th…
A ratio such as 5:1 that indicates the ratio of compression t…
Aspect ratio
The relative width and height of the video frame; widescreen…
Audio compression
Techniques used to reduce the size of files that contain audi…
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Chapter 8: Secrity In Computer Networks
secure communication
plain text / clear text
encryption algorithm
ciphertext
Confidentiality... Message integrity... End-point authentication... Op…
message in its original form
turns message from plaintext to ciphertext
encrypted message
secure communication
Confidentiality... Message integrity... End-point authentication... Op…
plain text / clear text
message in its original form
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Computers for ESL Students: Chapter 8 Working with Email
message
button
email
password
information that you type and send to another person using em…
a small rectangle that completes an action when you click it
electronic mail, a way to send information from one computer…
a personal word or combination of letters and numbers that le…
message
information that you type and send to another person using em…
button
a small rectangle that completes an action when you click it
24 terms
Computing - Chapter 8 Review Questions
Put the following binary values repres…
The RGB setting for blue is (0 is off,…
People tend to be sensitive to small c…
Analog information is
1100 0000, 1111 0000, 1111 1100, 1111 1111
0000 0000 0000 0000 1111 1111
Color, brightness
Continuous
Put the following binary values repres…
1100 0000, 1111 0000, 1111 1100, 1111 1111
The RGB setting for blue is (0 is off,…
0000 0000 0000 0000 1111 1111
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Computer II -- WORD Chapter 8
Body text
Collapse
Demote
Expand
Outline text that is not formatted with a heading level style.
To hide subtopics in an outline.
To move down one level in an outline.
To show subtopics in an outline.
Body text
Outline text that is not formatted with a heading level style.
Collapse
To hide subtopics in an outline.
25 terms
Computer Science Chapter 8
Pixel
RGB
Intensities
Analog
Contraction for "picture element"... Small points of colored li…
Red Green Blue
The brightness of the light of a sub pixel of an LCD display,…
Information that comes from or is stored as a continuously va…
Pixel
Contraction for "picture element"... Small points of colored li…
RGB
Red Green Blue
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Computer Programming I - Chapter 8
Access key
Annuity
Arccosine
Arcsine
The underlined character in an application that indicates whi…
A set of payments made on a regular basis for a specified per…
The inverse of cosine.
The inverse of sine.
Access key
The underlined character in an application that indicates whi…
Annuity
A set of payments made on a regular basis for a specified per…
8 terms
computer chapter 8
BASIC
Versions of BASIC
IF.....THEN...ELSE
Condition
Beginners All Purpose Symbolic Instruction Code
GW Basic, Turbo Basic,Q Basic, Visual Basic
DECISION MAKING STATEMENT
Expression which gives one of the two results True or False
BASIC
Beginners All Purpose Symbolic Instruction Code
Versions of BASIC
GW Basic, Turbo Basic,Q Basic, Visual Basic
13 terms
Discovering Computers, Chapter 8
single-session
storage media
cloud
smart cards
Term used to describe a standard CD-ROM because manufacturers…
The physical material on which a computer keeps data, instruc…
An Internet service that provides storage to a computer or mo…
Can be used to store a prepaid amount of money, such as for s…
single-session
Term used to describe a standard CD-ROM because manufacturers…
storage media
The physical material on which a computer keeps data, instruc…
9 terms
Computers In The Medical Office Chapter 8
fee schedule
payment schedule
electronic remittance advice (ERA)
capitation payments
a document that specifies the amount the provider bills for p…
a document that specifies the amount the payer agrees to reim…
an electronic document that lists patients, dates of service,…
payments made to physicians on a regular basis for providing…
fee schedule
a document that specifies the amount the provider bills for p…
payment schedule
a document that specifies the amount the payer agrees to reim…
11 terms
Chapter 8 Computer
Fee schedule
Payment schedule
Electronic remittance advice (ERA)
Autoposting
A document that specifies the amount the provider bills for p…
A document that specifies the amount the pair agrees to reimb…
An electronic document that lists patients, dates of service,…
The automatic posting of data in the remittance advice to a p…
Fee schedule
A document that specifies the amount the provider bills for p…
Payment schedule
A document that specifies the amount the pair agrees to reimb…
Computer Science Chapter 8
Information security
Security
Authentication
Hash function
Keeping information secure from those who don't have permissi…
Can be breached at many different points in the "virtual mach…
Verifies who has the right to gain access to the computer
Takes password the user originally chooses, chops it up, and…
Information security
Keeping information secure from those who don't have permissi…
Security
Can be breached at many different points in the "virtual mach…
35 terms
Intro to Computers - Chapter 8
Analog
Analog-to-digital converter chip
Base Transceiver Station
Bluetooth
Waves that illustrate the loudness of a sound or the brightne…
A chip that converts analog signals into digital signals.
A large communications tower with antennas, amplifiers, and r…
A type of wireless tech that uses radio waves to transmit dat…
Analog
Waves that illustrate the loudness of a sound or the brightne…
Analog-to-digital converter chip
A chip that converts analog signals into digital signals.
41 terms
Computer concepts- Chapter 8
Digital audio
Sampling rate
Audio compression
AAC (Advanced Content system)
Music or voice that has been digitized into files using sampl…
The number of times per second a sound is measured during the…
Techniques used to reduce the size of files that contain audi…
A file format that provides highly compressed audio files wit…
Digital audio
Music or voice that has been digitized into files using sampl…
Sampling rate
The number of times per second a sound is measured during the…
60 terms
Computers Chapter 8
storage medium
cloud storage
storage device
writing
also called secondary storage; is the physical material on wh…
another option in which the actual online storage media used…
hardware that records and/or retrieves items to and from stor…
process of transferring items from a storage medium into memory
storage medium
also called secondary storage; is the physical material on wh…
cloud storage
another option in which the actual online storage media used…
72 terms
Understanding Computers Chapter 8 (CIS 13)
Internet
ARPANET
World Wide Web (Web)
Internet service provider (ISP)
The largest and most well-known computer network, linking bil…
The predecessor to the Internet, named after the Advanced Res…
A collection of Web pages available through the Internet; inv…
A business or other organization that provides Internet acces…
Internet
The largest and most well-known computer network, linking bil…
ARPANET
The predecessor to the Internet, named after the Advanced Res…
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