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29 terms
computer science honors
Code/Program
Instruction/Statement
Plan/Storyboard
Test
A collection of instructions that humans write to tell a comp…
A specific task (usually very simple) you can give a computer
A written-down English description of something (an animation…
Hit play to see if your code/program does what you think it w…
Code/Program
A collection of instructions that humans write to tell a comp…
Instruction/Statement
A specific task (usually very simple) you can give a computer
21 terms
Honors Computer Science
Blaise pascal
Joseph jacquard
Charles Babbage
Ada Lovelace
invented calculator using wheels and cogs
created a programmable loom
outlined the concept of the first modern computer
first computer programmer, wrote programs for the analytical…
Blaise pascal
invented calculator using wheels and cogs
Joseph jacquard
created a programmable loom
35 terms
Honors Computer Science
Java Development Kit (JDK)
Java Runtime Environment (JRE)
Java Source Code
Java Byte Code
A software development environment used for developing Java a…
Provides the minimum requirements for executing a Java applic…
Code that the programmer writes.
Code that the Java compiler creates that is then distributed…
Java Development Kit (JDK)
A software development environment used for developing Java a…
Java Runtime Environment (JRE)
Provides the minimum requirements for executing a Java applic…
29 terms
computer science honors
Code/Program
Instruction/Statement
Plan/Storyboard
Test
A collection of instructions that humans write to tell a comp…
A specific task (usually very simple) you can give a computer
A written-down English description of something (an animation…
Hit play to see if your code/program does what you think it w…
Code/Program
A collection of instructions that humans write to tell a comp…
Instruction/Statement
A specific task (usually very simple) you can give a computer
22 terms
Honors Computer Science
Stepper
Walker
Accumulator
Aggregate
A variable that counts in arithemtic sequence,usally counting…
Stores one item from a list at a time during iteration
Maintains a running total
Stores a list of values built of up over times and remembers…
Stepper
A variable that counts in arithemtic sequence,usally counting…
Walker
Stores one item from a list at a time during iteration
30 terms
Computer Science Honors Final
Code/Program
Instruction/Statement
Plan/Storyboard
Test
A collection of instructions that humans write to tell a comp…
A specific task (usually very simple) you can give a computer.
A written-down English description of something (an animation…
Hit play to see if your code/program does what you think it w…
Code/Program
A collection of instructions that humans write to tell a comp…
Instruction/Statement
A specific task (usually very simple) you can give a computer.
170 terms
Computer Science Honors (Alice 3)
variable
local variable
parameter variable
class-level variable
storage location that is represented by a name
belongs to a specific method; can be used only by the instruc…
used to hold an argument that is passed to a method when the…
like a property that belongs to a specific object
variable
storage location that is represented by a name
local variable
belongs to a specific method; can be used only by the instruc…
23 terms
Honors Computer Science Full Glossary
Problem-Solving
High-Level Language
Low-Level Language
Formal Language
The process of formulating a problem, finding a solution, and…
A programming language like Java that is designed to be easy…
A programming language that is designed to be easy for a comp…
Any of the languages people have designed for specific purpos…
Problem-Solving
The process of formulating a problem, finding a solution, and…
High-Level Language
A programming language like Java that is designed to be easy…
21 terms
Honors Computer Science Chapter 1
Hardware
Software
CPU
I/O devices
Physical components of a computer system
Programs and data
Central processing unit; executes program commands
Facilitate user interaction
Hardware
Physical components of a computer system
Software
Programs and data
21 terms
Honors Computer Science Vocab #1
Computer
Program
Hardware
Software
a machine that processes information under the control of a p…
a sequence of instructions that controls the computer. To run…
the computer's electronic and mechanical components
the programs that control computers
Computer
a machine that processes information under the control of a p…
Program
a sequence of instructions that controls the computer. To run…
76 terms
Computer Science Honors (Alice 3)
variable
local variable
parameter variable
class-level variable
storage location that is represented by a name
belongs to a specific method; can be used only by the instruc…
used to hold an argument that is passed to a method when the…
like a property that belongs to a specific object
variable
storage location that is represented by a name
local variable
belongs to a specific method; can be used only by the instruc…
53 terms
Honors Computer Science Final Review
Abstraction
Analog
Arguments
Authentication
Procedural abstraction gives a name to a procedure. People ca…
Analog information has continuous values instead of jumping f…
The values that a program provides to a function.
When two parties exchange information so that they trust that…
Abstraction
Procedural abstraction gives a name to a procedure. People ca…
Analog
Analog information has continuous values instead of jumping f…
69 terms
Test 5-Honors Computer Science
Total recall- the finding of all relev…
The science of measuring relevance is…
Web crawler was a search engine.
CompuServe was used to access differen…
False
True
True
True
Total recall- the finding of all relev…
False
The science of measuring relevance is…
True
9 terms
Honors Computer Science - Unit 1 Lesson 3
Project
Package
Source Code
Debugging
a collection of all packages AND libraries that you need to r…
a collection of files that are all related to each other
the code that you can edit
Fixing a problem
Project
a collection of all packages AND libraries that you need to r…
Package
a collection of files that are all related to each other
20 terms
Honors Computer Science - Unit 1 Lesson 1
JRE
Java Runtime Environment
JDK
Java Developer Kit
Java Runtime Environment
Provides the minimum requirements for executing a Java applic…
Java Developer Kit
Software development environment used for developing Java app…
JRE
Java Runtime Environment
Java Runtime Environment
Provides the minimum requirements for executing a Java applic…
13 terms
Honors Computer Science - Unit 1 Lesson 2
Naming Convention
Identifier
lowercase
UPPERCASE
A rule to follow as you decide what to name your identifiers
Every thing in Java gets a name. This name is the _______ .
All the letters are written without any capitalization
Caps-lock
Naming Convention
A rule to follow as you decide what to name your identifiers
Identifier
Every thing in Java gets a name. This name is the _______ .
20 terms
Honors Computer Science Unit 3 Vocab
algorithm
analog
ASCII
cloud computing
a formula or set of steps for solving a particular problem.
a device or system that represents changing values as continu…
a code for representing English characters as numbers, with e…
comparable to grid computing, cloud computing relies on shari…
algorithm
a formula or set of steps for solving a particular problem.
analog
a device or system that represents changing values as continu…
11 terms
Honors Computer Science: Chapter 2 Quiz Review
Why is a digital wristwatch called "di…
Means "two states" which are sometimes…
A single on/off value
Advantages of Binary
Because it shows time using definite digits rather than posit…
Binary
Bit
Simple, easy to build.... Unambiguous signals (hence noise immu…
Why is a digital wristwatch called "di…
Because it shows time using definite digits rather than posit…
Means "two states" which are sometimes…
Binary
76 terms
Honors Computer Science Final Part 2
API
Attribute
Arguments
Black hat hacker
Application Programming Interface is offered by a server for…
HTML tags use tags to mark elements in a web page. The value…
Values that must be passed to a procedure when it is called…
A person who attempts to find computer security vulnerabiliti…
API
Application Programming Interface is offered by a server for…
Attribute
HTML tags use tags to mark elements in a web page. The value…
31 terms
Computer Science
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Software
Operating System (OS)
Input Device
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Set of instructions that tells the hardware what to do. It is…
Software used to control the computer and its peripheral equi…
device used to insert data into a computer or other device (e…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Software
Set of instructions that tells the hardware what to do. It is…
29 terms
Computer Science
Algorithm
Boolean Expression
Branch
Call
A set of step-by-step instructions that describes how to perf…
A question with only two possible answers, such as "True" and…
A point in a program where two different options are availabl…
To use a function in a program.
Algorithm
A set of step-by-step instructions that describes how to perf…
Boolean Expression
A question with only two possible answers, such as "True" and…
61 terms
Computer Science
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
20 terms
Computer Science
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
21 terms
Computer Science
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
34 terms
Honors Computer Science: Chapter 3.1&3.2
Vocabulary
Syntax
Literals
Double
Set of all of the words & symbols in the language (public = {…
rules of the language
Items in a program that do not change value
8 bits
Vocabulary
Set of all of the words & symbols in the language (public = {…
Syntax
rules of the language
23 terms
Computer Science
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Software
Operating System (OS)
Input Device
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Set of instructions that tells the hardware what to do. It is…
Software used to control the computer and its peripheral equi…
device used to insert data into a computer or other device (e…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Software
Set of instructions that tells the hardware what to do. It is…
20 terms
Computer Science
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
24 terms
Computer Science: Computer Organisation
von Neumann Architecture
Input Unit
Output Unit
Arithmetic Logic Unit (ALU)
A model for modern computer organisation created by John von…
Input devices that give information to the CPU (ex. Keyboard,…
Devices that give out information (ex. Monitors and Earphones)
Capable of performing basic arithmetic (ex. +, -, /, *) and l…
von Neumann Architecture
A model for modern computer organisation created by John von…
Input Unit
Input devices that give information to the CPU (ex. Keyboard,…
31 terms
Computer Science
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Software
Operating System (OS)
Input Device
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Set of instructions that tells the hardware what to do. It is…
Software used to control the computer and its peripheral equi…
device used to insert data into a computer or other device (e…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Software
Set of instructions that tells the hardware what to do. It is…
24 terms
Computer Science: Computer Organisation
von Neumann Architecture
Input Unit
Output Unit
Arithmetic Logic Unit (ALU)
A model for modern computer organisation created by John von…
Input devices that give information to the CPU (ex. Keyboard,…
Devices that give out information (ex. Monitors and Earphones)
Capable of performing basic arithmetic (ex. +, -, /, *) and l…
von Neumann Architecture
A model for modern computer organisation created by John von…
Input Unit
Input devices that give information to the CPU (ex. Keyboard,…
21 terms
Computer Science
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
61 terms
Computer Science
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
29 terms
Computer Science
Algorithm
Boolean Expression
Branch
Call
A set of step-by-step instructions that describes how to perf…
A question with only two possible answers, such as "True" and…
A point in a program where two different options are availabl…
To use a function in a program.
Algorithm
A set of step-by-step instructions that describes how to perf…
Boolean Expression
A question with only two possible answers, such as "True" and…
29 terms
Computer Science
Algorithm
Boolean Expression
Branch
Call
A set of step-by-step instructions that describes how to perf…
A question with only two possible answers, such as "True" and…
A point in a program where two different options are availabl…
To use a function in a program.
Algorithm
A set of step-by-step instructions that describes how to perf…
Boolean Expression
A question with only two possible answers, such as "True" and…
23 terms
Computer Science
Information Technology (IT)
telecommunications
telecommuting
virtual reality
Using computing,... electronics, and telecommunications to proce…
The transmission of information... over communication lines
An arrangement that allows... employees to work at home while co…
An artificial, three-dimensional visual... world created by a co…
Information Technology (IT)
Using computing,... electronics, and telecommunications to proce…
telecommunications
The transmission of information... over communication lines
12 terms
Computer Science & Computational Thinking
Computational Thinking
Algorithm
Flowchart
Pseudocode
the thought processes involved in formulating problems and th…
a list of steps that allow you to complete a task.
a graphical representation of a computer program in relation…
a text based informal language that helps programmers develop…
Computational Thinking
the thought processes involved in formulating problems and th…
Algorithm
a list of steps that allow you to complete a task.
21 terms
Computer Science
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
68 terms
Computer Science
CPU
ALU
Addition and Subtraction
Multiplication and Division
Central Processing Unit - Brain of the computer; fetches, dec…
Arithmetic and Logic Unit - Deals with all arithmetic and log…
These two tasks are performed by constructs of logic gates, s…
In most modern processors, the multiplication and division of…
CPU
Central Processing Unit - Brain of the computer; fetches, dec…
ALU
Arithmetic and Logic Unit - Deals with all arithmetic and log…
21 terms
Computer Science
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
64 terms
Computer Science
CPU
ALU
Addition and Subtraction
Logic
Central Processing Unit... Fetches instructions... Decodes them... Exe…
Arithmetic & Logic Unit... Component of the CPU that deals with…
Addition and Subtracting are done by using logic gates that c…
Problem that needs to be solved.... The application of systemati…
CPU
Central Processing Unit... Fetches instructions... Decodes them... Exe…
ALU
Arithmetic & Logic Unit... Component of the CPU that deals with…
21 terms
Computer Science
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
28 terms
Computer Science
Information Technology (IT)
telecommunications
telecommuting
computer-aided design (CAD)
Using computing,... electronics, and telecommunications to proce…
The transmission of information... over communication lines
An arrangement that allows... employees to work at home while co…
Software for... designing products with a computer
Information Technology (IT)
Using computing,... electronics, and telecommunications to proce…
telecommunications
The transmission of information... over communication lines
22 terms
Computer Science
Automate
Computer Science
Computer Scientist
Data
To make something happen automatically without help from peop…
The art of blending human ideas and digital tools to increase…
A person who is skilled at modifying problems for digital sol…
Information, including: facts, samples,... names and numbers.
Automate
To make something happen automatically without help from peop…
Computer Science
The art of blending human ideas and digital tools to increase…
16 terms
Computer Science in Science
Spaceland
Blocks
Toolbox
Workspace
Where you will see the code in action. Watch here to see if y…
Pieces of code.
Contains the blocks you need to form your code procedure.
Where you will connect your code blocks together to run the p…
Spaceland
Where you will see the code in action. Watch here to see if y…
Blocks
Pieces of code.
Honors Computer Vocabulary
Access Window
Access Work Area
Auto-Correct
Backup Copy
Variety of components to make your work more efficient
Where you work on objects such as tables , forms, and reports.
Corrects common mistakes when entering text in a cell
Copy of the database used if problems occur with the original
Access Window
Variety of components to make your work more efficient
Access Work Area
Where you work on objects such as tables , forms, and reports.
31 terms
Computer Science
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Software
Operating System (OS)
Input Device
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Set of instructions that tells the hardware what to do. It is…
Software used to control the computer and its peripheral equi…
device used to insert data into a computer or other device (e…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Software
Set of instructions that tells the hardware what to do. It is…
21 terms
Computer Science
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
30 terms
Computer Science: Computer Organisation
Cache
graphical user interface
ddos
RAT Trojan
Copies instructions from RAM and acts as an intermediary (a t…
gui
attack where multiple compromised systems, which are often in…
is a malware program that includes a back door for administra…
Cache
Copies instructions from RAM and acts as an intermediary (a t…
graphical user interface
gui
21 terms
Computer Science
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Computer Science: Computer Organisation
von Neumann Architecture
Input Unit
Output Unit
Arithmetic Logic Unit (ALU)
A model for modern computer organisation created by John von…
Input devices that give information to the CPU (ex. Keyboard,…
Devices that give out information (ex. Monitors and Earphones)
Capable of performing basic arithmetic (ex. +, -, /, *) and l…
von Neumann Architecture
A model for modern computer organisation created by John von…
Input Unit
Input devices that give information to the CPU (ex. Keyboard,…
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