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5 terms
PC Hardware and Software
CPU
OS
GPU
Motherboard
The CPU is the "brain of the computer" it is responsible for…
The operating system is a system that manages the hardware an…
The Graphics Processing Unit is a portable chip that renders…
The components of a computer or an other device which has con…
CPU
The CPU is the "brain of the computer" it is responsible for…
OS
The operating system is a system that manages the hardware an…
12 terms
Pc Hardware and Software
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Random Access Memory (RAM)
Hard Disk Drive (HDD)
Operating System (OS)
The Central Processing Unit is the main part of the computer…
It is Random access because you can access any cell to see wh…
This is a part that consists of platters that the computer th…
The (OS) Is the most important program that runs on the compu…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
The Central Processing Unit is the main part of the computer…
Random Access Memory (RAM)
It is Random access because you can access any cell to see wh…
18 terms
PC Hardware/Software
CPU
RAM
Motherboard
GPU
The CPU (Central Processing Unit) is the brain of the compute…
RAM (Random Access Memory) is volatile memory, meaning that a…
The motherboard is the backbone of any computer system, it is…
The GPU (Graphical Processing Unit) is responsible for render…
CPU
The CPU (Central Processing Unit) is the brain of the compute…
RAM
RAM (Random Access Memory) is volatile memory, meaning that a…
20 terms
PC Hardware Software
CPU
RAM
BIOS
Audio Jack
The CPU or the central processing unit is "brains" of the com…
The Ram or the random access memory is a type of computer mem…
The BIOS or basic input output system is a set of computer in…
The audio jack on a computer is a output hole which allows yo…
CPU
The CPU or the central processing unit is "brains" of the com…
RAM
The Ram or the random access memory is a type of computer mem…
16 terms
PC Hardware/ Software
CPU
RAM
Mother board
GPU
The hub of all processes in the computer, it portions the data.
Random access memory, a type of computer memory that can be a…
a printed circuit board containing the principal components o…
(Graphics Processing Unit) A programmable logic chip that ren…
CPU
The hub of all processes in the computer, it portions the data.
RAM
Random access memory, a type of computer memory that can be a…
45 terms
PC Hardware/Software
CPU
RAM
GPU
Motherboard
The central processing unit controls, processes, comprehends…
A volatile form of memory that holds most of the programs, an…
A Graphical Processing Unit or graphics card consists of a va…
A motherboard is a printed circuit board that links up all of…
CPU
The central processing unit controls, processes, comprehends…
RAM
A volatile form of memory that holds most of the programs, an…
13 terms
PC Hardware/Software
CPU (Central Processing Unit)
RAM (Random Access Memory)
Motherboard
GPU (Graphics Processing Unit)
Basically the 'brain' of the computer. It does most of the wo…
A form of storing memory in computers. All of the data is sto…
The main printed circuit board in a computer. Contains all of…
The part of the computer that processes all of the graphics,…
CPU (Central Processing Unit)
Basically the 'brain' of the computer. It does most of the wo…
RAM (Random Access Memory)
A form of storing memory in computers. All of the data is sto…
165 terms
PC Hardware and Software
Which component of a HDD modifies the…
How much power can be supplied by a si…
Which IEEE specification governs the f…
DVI provides both video and audio? (T…
Read/write heads
500 MilliAmps
1394
False
Which component of a HDD modifies the…
Read/write heads
How much power can be supplied by a si…
500 MilliAmps
14 terms
PC Hardware and Software
CPU
RAM
Motherboard
GPU
The CPU (Central Processing Unit) is the key component of the…
RAM (Random Access Memory) is a place where data and programs…
The mother board is the main circuit board of the computer. A…
GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) is a chip in the PC that rende…
CPU
The CPU (Central Processing Unit) is the key component of the…
RAM
RAM (Random Access Memory) is a place where data and programs…
PC Hardware & Software
Inputs-List examples for the different…
Outputs-List examples for the differen…
Outputs and Inputs-List examples for t…
Primary-Descibe the difference between…
-Keyboard... -Mouse... -Microphone... -Webcam... -Camera
-Audio... -Monitor... -Projector
-Touchscreen... -Printer
The main storage of memory in a PC, data is stored here for q…
Inputs-List examples for the different…
-Keyboard... -Mouse... -Microphone... -Webcam... -Camera
Outputs-List examples for the differen…
-Audio... -Monitor... -Projector
20 terms
PC Hardware/Software
CPU
RAM
Motherboard
GPU
A CPU is the electronic circuitry within a computer that carr…
Random access memory is a form of computer data storage.
A Motherboard is the main circuit printed board. It hold vita…
A GPU is a specialized electronic circuit designed to manipul…
CPU
A CPU is the electronic circuitry within a computer that carr…
RAM
Random access memory is a form of computer data storage.
15 terms
Hardware/Software
Hardware
Hardware
Hardware
Software
Microprocessor
Random Access Memory
Keyboard
Recycle Bin
Hardware
Microprocessor
Hardware
Random Access Memory
19 terms
PC Hardware/Software - Nic Pismiris
CPU - Central Processing Unit:
RAM - Random Access Memory:
OS - Operating System:
ROM - Read Only Memory:
The CPU is the brain of the computer that can complete simple…
The RAM is the memory of the computer where everything is sto…
The OS manages the computer software and the hardware and it…
The ROM is the hardware where program code and nonvolatile da…
CPU - Central Processing Unit:
The CPU is the brain of the computer that can complete simple…
RAM - Random Access Memory:
The RAM is the memory of the computer where everything is sto…
10 terms
PC computer components (hardware and software)
Random Access Memory
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
GPU
RAM is essentially a data storage device used to store instru…
The CPU is a principal component to any computer, generally c…
The graphics processing unit is primarily used in rendering i…
Random Access Memory
RAM is essentially a data storage device used to store instru…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
The CPU is a principal component to any computer, generally c…
53 terms
Chapter 1 pc hardware and software
alternating current (AC)
amp
antistatic wrist strap
ATX (Advanced Technology Extended)
Current that cycles back and forth rather than traveling in o…
A measure of electrical current.
See ground bracelet.
The most common form factor for PC systems presently in use,…
alternating current (AC)
Current that cycles back and forth rather than traveling in o…
amp
A measure of electrical current.
20 terms
Cisco PC hardware and software vocabulary
Electrostatic Discharge(ESD)
Power Fluctuation
Proper Disposal
Electrostatic Discharge tools
building a electric charge, it takes at least 3000 volts of s…
When your computer just turns of because of blackouts and pow…
batteries from computer systems may contain chemicals that co…
ESD tools are antistatic wrist strap, mat
Electrostatic Discharge(ESD)
building a electric charge, it takes at least 3000 volts of s…
Power Fluctuation
When your computer just turns of because of blackouts and pow…
13 terms
Hardware and Software
Hardware
Hardware
Hardware
Hardware
Keyboard
Printer
Mouse
Monitor
Hardware
Keyboard
Hardware
Printer
11 terms
Hardware and Software
Hardware
Boot
Operating System (OS)
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
The physical, touchable parts of a computer
A set of instructions that is activated when you turn on the…
Software that communicates with computer hardware, distribute…
The brains of the computer. It processes everything from basi…
Hardware
The physical, touchable parts of a computer
Boot
A set of instructions that is activated when you turn on the…
49 terms
Hardware/Software
Adware
Antivirus Software
Back Door
Bit
Any software package that automatically renders advertisement…
Computer software used to detect, remove, and prevent malicio…
A hidden method for bypassing normal computer authentication…
The abbreviation for "binary digit", used to designate a sing…
Adware
Any software package that automatically renders advertisement…
Antivirus Software
Computer software used to detect, remove, and prevent malicio…
20 terms
Hardware & Software
Hardware
Software
Input Device
Output Device
The physical parts of a computer that you can touch.
It is on the computers but you cannot see it working until it…
A device that puts data into the computer.
Data comes out of the computer to this device.
Hardware
The physical parts of a computer that you can touch.
Software
It is on the computers but you cannot see it working until it…
135 terms
Hardware+Software
Cards with punched holes were first us…
A web browser connecting to a web serv…
Together, computer hardware and operat…
The first published description of the…
Joseph Jacquard's loom
client-server technology
a virtual machine.
John von Neumann at los alamo
Cards with punched holes were first us…
Joseph Jacquard's loom
A web browser connecting to a web serv…
client-server technology
18 terms
Hardware and Software
Microsoft Word
Tintenstrahldrucker
Tastatur
Suchmaschine Google
Microsoft Word
Tintenstrahldrucker
8 terms
Hardware and Software
Microsoft Word
Printer
Keyboard
Google
Microsoft Word
Printer
8 terms
PC Hardware and Software Version 5: Chapter 1
Power Supply, motherboard, case
KVM switch
Shock from stores high voltage
RAID card
When building a computer, which three components must have th…
Allows the administrator to connect all the servers to a sing…
Danger for a technician from opening a power supply even afte…
Adapter card in the PC that provides data fault tolerance.
Power Supply, motherboard, case
When building a computer, which three components must have th…
KVM switch
Allows the administrator to connect all the servers to a sing…
10 terms
Hardware and Software
CPU
input device
logging on
memory
the principal computer hardware device that controls the spee…
transports data into the computer
an operation performed to access a computer or network
hardware that stores computer processing instructions and inf…
CPU
the principal computer hardware device that controls the spee…
input device
transports data into the computer
60 terms
Hardware and Software
0, 1
8
bit
output device
name both numbers in the binary coding system
how many bits equal 1 byte
in computer terms, the _______ is the smallest unit of measure
a projector is considered an
0, 1
name both numbers in the binary coding system
8
how many bits equal 1 byte
25 terms
Hardware and Software
What does the PSU (Power Supply Unit)…
PSU
What is the RAM (Random Access Memory)?
What is the RAM made of?
1. supplies parts of computer with power... 2. converts AC to DC…
memory that can be accessed without touching the preceding by…
small memory chips that form a memory module
What does the PSU (Power Supply Unit)…
1. supplies parts of computer with power... 2. converts AC to DC…
PSU
14 terms
Hardware/Software
Hardware
Software
Linkers
Device Driver
Physical components that make up computer system
The programs that control the computer system
Combines modules into a single programm
Software that enables hardware devices to communicate with OS
Hardware
Physical components that make up computer system
Software
The programs that control the computer system
12 terms
hardware/software
Card reader
Devise driver
Gigahertz (GHz)
Linux platform
A device that transfers data between a memory card and a comp…
Software that helps a peripheral device establish communicati…
A measure of the frequency equivalent to one billion cycles p…
Uses a standard PC or Mac to run the Linux operating system.
Card reader
A device that transfers data between a memory card and a comp…
Devise driver
Software that helps a peripheral device establish communicati…
13 terms
Hardware/Software
firewall
hackers
modem
troubleshooting
(computing) a security system consisting of a combination of…
People who try to get access to your computer without your pe…
A device or program that enables a computer to transmit data…
The process of analyzing a design problem and finding a way t…
firewall
(computing) a security system consisting of a combination of…
hackers
People who try to get access to your computer without your pe…
10 terms
Hardware/Software
Hardware
computer case
monitor
keyboard
tools, machinery, and other durable equipment
enclosure that contains most of the parts of a computer
a device used for observing and/or checking
keys that operate a computer
Hardware
tools, machinery, and other durable equipment
computer case
enclosure that contains most of the parts of a computer
12 terms
Hardware & Software
Hardware
Software
System Software
Application Software
The mechanical, magnetic, electronic, and electrical componen…
Programs or procedures for operation of a computer system and…
Software responsible for the general operation of a computer…
Computer software created to allow the user to perform a spec…
Hardware
The mechanical, magnetic, electronic, and electrical componen…
Software
Programs or procedures for operation of a computer system and…
8 terms
Hardware/Software
keyboard
mouse
projector
OS
input device
input device
output device
operating system
keyboard
input device
mouse
input device
Hardware & Software
monitor
Keyboard
mouse
CD-ROM
a video display screen and hard shell that holds it.
primary information input device
input device tht allows an individual to control a pointer an…
optical drive or CD player inside computers capable of playin…
monitor
a video display screen and hard shell that holds it.
Keyboard
primary information input device
49 terms
Hardware & Software
What is ROM?
RAM is ______________________ memory t…
loses its content when the ___________…
ROM is ___________________________ com…
Read Only Memory
Volatile
computer is turned off.
Non-volatile
What is ROM?
Read Only Memory
RAM is ______________________ memory t…
Volatile
20 terms
Hardware & Software
Bus lines
Port
Control
Processing
Connections between chips on the circuit boards.
Point of connection between an external device and the comput…
Allowing data to move through the system.
Changing data from one form to another.
Bus lines
Connections between chips on the circuit boards.
Port
Point of connection between an external device and the comput…
22 terms
hardware/software
hardware
monitor
keyboard
hard drive
Anything you can physically touch.
A display device that forms an image by converting electrical…
A computer input device that uses a set of keys to put data i…
Contained within your computer's tower, the hard drive provid…
hardware
Anything you can physically touch.
monitor
A display device that forms an image by converting electrical…
47 terms
Hardware&Software
Define Hardware
Define Software
Define System Software
Operating system, utility software, li…
Physical parts of a computer and its input, output and storage
Programs that are written to make computers function
Software needed to to run the computer's hardware and applica…
System software
Define Hardware
Physical parts of a computer and its input, output and storage
Define Software
Programs that are written to make computers function
75 terms
hardware and software
Hardware
Peripherals
Monitor
How is screen size measured?
Things in a computer that you can touch. ... Ex: mouse, keyboard…
any external devices that can be attached to a computer
-video display monitor... - could be LCD or LED... -Most important…
measured diagonally corner to corner
Hardware
Things in a computer that you can touch. ... Ex: mouse, keyboard…
Peripherals
any external devices that can be attached to a computer
11 terms
hardware and software
hardware
software
applications software
systems software
all physical components of a computer system
applications/programs that help to solve a problem
allow end users to perform different tasks
controls the hardware and software
hardware
all physical components of a computer system
software
applications/programs that help to solve a problem
10 terms
HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE
Hardware
Software
Examples of Software
Examples of Hardware
Any part of the computer with a physical structure.
Instructions that tell the hardware what to do.
Games and Word Processors
Keyboard and Mouse
Hardware
Any part of the computer with a physical structure.
Software
Instructions that tell the hardware what to do.
21 terms
Hardware and software
Computer
Program
Hardware
Software
A machine that processes information under control of a program
A sequence of instructions that controls the computer
The computer's electronic and mechanical components
The programs that control the computer
Computer
A machine that processes information under control of a program
Program
A sequence of instructions that controls the computer
16 terms
Hardware and Software
Hardware
Software
Application software
Utility Programs
A generic term for the physical parts of the computer, both i…
A generic term for any program that can be run on a computer
Programs that perform specific tasks that would need doing ev…
Programs that perform specific common task related to the run…
Hardware
A generic term for the physical parts of the computer, both i…
Software
A generic term for any program that can be run on a computer
15 terms
Hardware and Software
hardware
software
5 major hardware components?
CPU
physical part of the computer that can be "broken"
intangible programs that tell the computer hardware what to do
CPU, memory, storage, peripherals, network adapter
Central Processing Unit-"brain of the computer"... Executes soft…
hardware
physical part of the computer that can be "broken"
software
intangible programs that tell the computer hardware what to do
33 terms
Hardware and software
applications
central processing unit (CPU)
chip
data
programas de aplicación
CPU
chip
datos
applications
programas de aplicación
central processing unit (CPU)
CPU
69 terms
Hardware and Software
the name of Microsoft's Windows progra…
One million bytes of data
the company that sells the most proces…
the name of the person who invented th…
Windows Vista
megabyte
intel
Ada Augusta Byron
the name of Microsoft's Windows progra…
Windows Vista
One million bytes of data
megabyte
Hardware and software
application software
central processing unit
file management
input device
computer software created to allow the user to perform a spec…
CPU... executes commands from a computer's hardware and software…
A program on a computer that allows the user to create, edit,…
data entered into the computer through a variety of devices s…
application software
computer software created to allow the user to perform a spec…
central processing unit
CPU... executes commands from a computer's hardware and software…
48 terms
Hardware and Software
Application software
CD-ROM
Channel
Computer
software designed to meet the user's need; performs a specifi…
a compact disk that reads only memory.
the media that carries or transports the message. (telephone…
an electronic device that receives data, processes data, stor…
Application software
software designed to meet the user's need; performs a specifi…
CD-ROM
a compact disk that reads only memory.
9 terms
Hardware and software
What is any conputer system made up of?
What is hardware
What are the physical part computer sy…
What are software applications
Two parts
Generic term for any physical part of the computer system whi…
Hardware devices
The instructions that computers carry out specific tasks
What is any conputer system made up of?
Two parts
What is hardware
Generic term for any physical part of the computer system whi…
20 terms
Hardware and Software
software
input device
random access memory (RAM)
read only memory (ROM)
programs that a computer runs. Photoshop and PowerPoint are e…
whatever goes into the computer. ex- a computer keyboard.
where the instructions and data are stored on a temporary bas…
a type of memory that is used to store permanent data. The da…
software
programs that a computer runs. Photoshop and PowerPoint are e…
input device
whatever goes into the computer. ex- a computer keyboard.
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