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Information Systems & Computer Applications
Input, Processing, Output, Storage
What You See Is What You Get
Total Quality Management
Electronic Data Interchange
IPOS
WYSIWYG
TQM... Constantly works to guarantee quality, giving co./busines…
EDI... An electronic way of paying for objects, placing orders,…
Input, Processing, Output, Storage
IPOS
What You See Is What You Get
WYSIWYG
26 terms
Computer Operating Systems and Applications
Software
MS-DOS
Applications
Word Processing Application
The operating instructions and applications that allow comput…
The original operating system created by Microsoft; commands…
Software that help the user perform specific tasks; often bun…
Originally designed as a replacement for the typewriter
Software
The operating instructions and applications that allow comput…
MS-DOS
The original operating system created by Microsoft; commands…
95 terms
Info systems and computer applications.
Hardware
Software
CISC
ALU
Anything that makes up the computer. i.e monitor
Any program that runs on the computer
Complex Instruction Set Computer
Arithmetic Logic Unit
Hardware
Anything that makes up the computer. i.e monitor
Software
Any program that runs on the computer
20 terms
Information Systems and Computer Applications
pervasive computing
converging technologies
smart applications
B.Y.O.D.
growing trend towards embedding microprocessors in everyday o…
multiple tasks to be performed on a single device, which effe…
a type of software that allows you to perform specific tasks
acronym for bringing your own electronic device such as an iP…
pervasive computing
growing trend towards embedding microprocessors in everyday o…
converging technologies
multiple tasks to be performed on a single device, which effe…
111 terms
Information systems and computer applications
A computer processes data in a device…
A computer processes data in a device…
______ is an area of a computer that h…
A computer must ______ data so that it…
CPU
brain
Memory
store
A computer processes data in a device…
CPU
A computer processes data in a device…
brain
information systems and computer applications
gateways
mhz
switches
RAM
the point where networks meet
megahertz - a measure of the speed information is processed p…
facilitate the movement of data between segments of a network
random access memory - main memory, temporarily holds data be…
gateways
the point where networks meet
mhz
megahertz - a measure of the speed information is processed p…
39 terms
Computer Applications
button (el boton)
wireless (inalambrico)
window (la ventana)
website (plural los webs)
microswitch on a computer mouse which can be pressed to selec…
broadcasting, computer networking, or other communication usi…
in computing, a window is a visual area containing some kind…
a site that the owner positions as an entrance to other sites…
button (el boton)
microswitch on a computer mouse which can be pressed to selec…
wireless (inalambrico)
broadcasting, computer networking, or other communication usi…
100 terms
CLEP INFORMATION SYSTEMS AND COMPUTER APPLICATIONS
A _____ uses devices that emit and sen…
The _____ processor is/are ideal for w…
A _____ looks similar to a floppy disk…
Standard CRT monitors today usually di…
Optical Mouse
Xeon and Itanium
Zip Disk
1600 x 1200 pixels
A _____ uses devices that emit and sen…
Optical Mouse
The _____ processor is/are ideal for w…
Xeon and Itanium
21 terms
Information Systems and Computer Applications CLEP
word processor
spreadsheet
presentation package
end-user database package
a program or machine for storing, manipulating, and formattin…
a computer program in which figures arranged in the rows and…
a software package used to display information in the form of…
a computer program that allows the end-user to create and man…
word processor
a program or machine for storing, manipulating, and formattin…
spreadsheet
a computer program in which figures arranged in the rows and…
Information Systems & Computer Applications
In most computer languages, the absenc…
The ability of computerized systems to…
Should there be a power failure, the c…
In a spreadsheet formula, what type of…
Exponentiation, multiplication, division, addition, subtraction
Consumer protection
Lost
Absolute address
In most computer languages, the absenc…
Exponentiation, multiplication, division, addition, subtraction
The ability of computerized systems to…
Consumer protection
94 terms
Information Systems & Computer Applications CLEP
Hardware
Software
CISC
ALU
Anything that makes up the computer like the monitor, ect
Any program that runs on the computer
Complex Instruction Set Computer
Arithmetic Logic Unit
Hardware
Anything that makes up the computer like the monitor, ect
Software
Any program that runs on the computer
144 terms
Information systems and computer applications CLEP
A computer processes data in a device…
A computer processes data in a device…
______ is an area of a computer that h…
A computer must ______ data so that it…
CPU
brain
Memory
store
A computer processes data in a device…
CPU
A computer processes data in a device…
brain
122 terms
CLEP Information Systems & Computer Applications Key Points
Artificial Intelligence
Browser
Categories of Computers
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
The ability of computers to solve problems and perform tasks…
-Software that allows users to find and read encoded document…
Ordered from least to most powerful:... -Microcomputers... -Minicom…
-The Brain of the computer... -The hardware within a computer th…
Artificial Intelligence
The ability of computers to solve problems and perform tasks…
Browser
-Software that allows users to find and read encoded document…
38 terms
Information Systems and Computer Applications clep
A set of standard processing tasks tha…
Question 2 of 30... Many people believe t…
The first step in the software develop…
The first step is to define the proble…
benchmark test.
windows; DOS
problem
requirements analysis
A set of standard processing tasks tha…
benchmark test.
Question 2 of 30... Many people believe t…
windows; DOS
149 terms
Information systems and computer applications CLEP
A computer processes data in a device…
A computer processes data in a device…
______ is an area of a computer that h…
A computer must ______ data so that it…
CPU
brain
Memory
store
A computer processes data in a device…
CPU
A computer processes data in a device…
brain
144 terms
Information systems and computer applications CLEP
A computer processes data in a device…
A computer processes data in a device…
______ is an area of a computer that h…
A computer must ______ data so that it…
CPU
brain
Memory
store
A computer processes data in a device…
CPU
A computer processes data in a device…
brain
88 terms
IB Computer Science: Operating Systems and Applications
_________ is an open-source OS that is…
personal productivity software
One of the primary advantages of _____…
What type of license is an enterprise…
Linux
Software that enables users to improve their personal effecti…
object-oriented
site license
_________ is an open-source OS that is…
Linux
personal productivity software
Software that enables users to improve their personal effecti…
100 terms
CLEP INFORMATION SYSTEMS AND COMPUTER APPLICATIONS
A _____ uses devices that emit and sen…
The _____ processor is/are ideal for w…
A _____ looks similar to a floppy disk…
Standard CRT monitors today usually di…
Optical Mouse
Xeon and Itanium
Zip Disk
1600 x 1200 pixels
A _____ uses devices that emit and sen…
Optical Mouse
The _____ processor is/are ideal for w…
Xeon and Itanium
144 terms
Information systems and computer applications CLEP
A computer processes data in a device…
A computer processes data in a device…
______ is an area of a computer that h…
A computer must ______ data so that it…
CPU
brain
Memory
store
A computer processes data in a device…
CPU
A computer processes data in a device…
brain
100 terms
CLEP INFORMATION SYSTEMS AND COMPUTER APPLICATIONS
A _____ uses devices that emit and sen…
The _____ processor is/are ideal for w…
A _____ looks similar to a floppy disk…
Standard CRT monitors today usually di…
Optical Mouse
Xeon and Itanium
Zip Disk
1600 x 1200 pixels
A _____ uses devices that emit and sen…
Optical Mouse
The _____ processor is/are ideal for w…
Xeon and Itanium
38 terms
Information Systems and Computer Applications clep
A set of standard processing tasks tha…
Question 2 of 30... Many people believe t…
The first step in the software develop…
The first step is to define the proble…
benchmark test.
windows; DOS
problem
requirements analysis
A set of standard processing tasks tha…
benchmark test.
Question 2 of 30... Many people believe t…
windows; DOS
54 terms
IB Computer Science: Operating Systems and Applications - condensed
One of the primary advantages of _____…
Operating Sytem
Application Software
User interface
object-oriented
Allows the parts of a computer to work together by performing…
A set of one or more programs designed to carry out operation…
The element of the OS that allows people to access and intera…
One of the primary advantages of _____…
object-oriented
Operating Sytem
Allows the parts of a computer to work together by performing…
Computer systems and applications - Chapter 3
computer program
software
2 types of software:
application software:
the instructions that tell a computer how to carry out a task
uses computer programs that prepares a computer to do a speci…
Application software:music, graphics, mapping, finance, ent…
designed to help people accomplish real-world tasks... -ex: edit…
computer program
the instructions that tell a computer how to carry out a task
software
uses computer programs that prepares a computer to do a speci…
24 terms
Chapter 1: Computer Applications and Systems
Computer
Communications technology
Network
Distance Learning
Programmable, multiuse machine that accepts data and processe…
Electromagnetic devices and systems for communicating over an…
Communications system connecting two or more computers; the l…
Aka. online learning or e-learning (MOOCs)... Online education p…
Computer
Programmable, multiuse machine that accepts data and processe…
Communications technology
Electromagnetic devices and systems for communicating over an…
38 terms
Information Systems and Computer Applications clep
A set of standard processing tasks tha…
Question 2 of 30... Many people believe t…
The first step in the software develop…
The first step is to define the proble…
benchmark test.
windows; DOS
problem
requirements analysis
A set of standard processing tasks tha…
benchmark test.
Question 2 of 30... Many people believe t…
windows; DOS
12 terms
Computer Applications
monitor
keyboard
CPU
mouse
Display screen
row of keys on a computer
Central Processing Unit
a pointing device that you use to click on icons or buttons.
monitor
Display screen
keyboard
row of keys on a computer
Chapter 5 computer and systems applications
what are networks?
Network Classifications: PAN
Network Classifications: LAN
Network Classifications: MAN
• A way to transport data between networks and... share resource…
• Personal Area Network... • Interconnection of personal digital…
• Local Area Network... • Limited geographical area - a building…
• Metropolitan Area Network... • Public high-speed network... • Ran…
what are networks?
• A way to transport data between networks and... share resource…
Network Classifications: PAN
• Personal Area Network... • Interconnection of personal digital…
32 terms
Computer Applications
By pushing the arrows on the keypad
Triple-click any word in the paragraph
Layout
Styles allows you to format text in mu…
In addition to using the track pad or scroll bar, how can you…
How can you quickly select an entire paragraph of text at one…
Which tab on the ribbon would you use to change the margins i…
Why is it beneficial to use the "Styles" function in Microsof…
By pushing the arrows on the keypad
In addition to using the track pad or scroll bar, how can you…
Triple-click any word in the paragraph
How can you quickly select an entire paragraph of text at one…
18 terms
Computer Applications
Hardware
Software
CPU
Hard drive
Parts that you can see and touch
instructions that tell the hardware to operate
Brain of the computer
hold all your progress
Hardware
Parts that you can see and touch
Software
instructions that tell the hardware to operate
120 terms
WJEC - Computing A2 - Applications of Computer Systems
Check Sum
Flat File
Flat File Problems
Relational database
An error detection system. The check-sum is calculated by sum…
A Flat File refers to a single file used to hold all of the d…
- Data redundancy.... - Possibility of inconsistent data.
A relational database is a collection of tables that hold rec…
Check Sum
An error detection system. The check-sum is calculated by sum…
Flat File
A Flat File refers to a single file used to hold all of the d…
37 terms
Chapter 3: Information Systems and Computer Applications CLEP
Information System
Approaches to software development
Model structure design
Waterfall model
A group of people, computer hardware or software, procedures,…
Linear (sequential), repetitive (iterative), prototyping, rap…
Divides a program into smaller sub-programs (modules, functio…
A sequential development process that employs a top-down appr…
Information System
A group of people, computer hardware or software, procedures,…
Approaches to software development
Linear (sequential), repetitive (iterative), prototyping, rap…
144 terms
Information systems and computer applications CLEP
A computer processes data in a device…
A computer processes data in a device…
______ is an area of a computer that h…
A computer must ______ data so that it…
CPU
brain
Memory
store
A computer processes data in a device…
CPU
A computer processes data in a device…
brain
38 terms
Information Systems and Computer Applications clep
A set of standard processing tasks tha…
Question 2 of 30... Many people believe t…
The first step in the software develop…
The first step is to define the proble…
benchmark test.
windows; DOS
problem
requirements analysis
A set of standard processing tasks tha…
benchmark test.
Question 2 of 30... Many people believe t…
windows; DOS
61 terms
Chapter 2: Information Systems and Computer Applications CLEP
Software
Programming
Programming languages
Desktop System Architecture
A computer program. It is a series of precise instructions gi…
Writing a computer program.
Different ways or methods of writing programs.
Provides functions such as starting a computer, jobs scheduli…
Software
A computer program. It is a series of precise instructions gi…
Programming
Writing a computer program.
11 terms
Computer applications
Themes
thumbnails
template
layout
A scheme of complementing colors
small picture of a slide
predesigned presentation
predefined arrangement o placeholders for text or objects
Themes
A scheme of complementing colors
thumbnails
small picture of a slide
47 terms
A2 Computing - Applications of Computer Systems
1st Normal Form
2nd Normal Form
3rd Normal Form
Animation
Data organised for a database where each entity has a primary…
Data organised for a database which is in 1st NF but also has…
Data organised for a database which is in 2nd NF but also has…
A sequence of still images shown in succession to create the…
1st Normal Form
Data organised for a database where each entity has a primary…
2nd Normal Form
Data organised for a database which is in 1st NF but also has…
12 terms
Computer Skills: Computer Applications
document ... a piece of writing you make…
type ... to write with a keyboard
presentation ... giving information to a…
slide ... a page in an electronic presen…
Remember to save your document.
Sandra types her name.
Amanda uses PowerPoint for her presentation.
The first slide has my name on it.
document ... a piece of writing you make…
Remember to save your document.
type ... to write with a keyboard
Sandra types her name.
Chapter 4: Computers systems and applications
operating system(OS)
Brands of OS
what does the operating system do?
operating system tasks
a type of system software that acts as the master controller…
Microsoft Windows... Mac OSX... Linux... Etc.
Environment for running software and... controlling peripheral…
Manage processor resources to handle... simultaneous input, outp…
operating system(OS)
a type of system software that acts as the master controller…
Brands of OS
Microsoft Windows... Mac OSX... Linux... Etc.
30 terms
Computer Applications
Excel
Ribbon
Workbook
Quick Access Toolbar
a spreadsheet program that allows you to store, organize, and…
Contains multiple Tabs, each with several groups of commands
Each workbook holds one or more worksheets (also known as spr…
located above the Ribbon and it lets you access common comman…
Excel
a spreadsheet program that allows you to store, organize, and…
Ribbon
Contains multiple Tabs, each with several groups of commands
16 terms
Computer Applications
Internet
Moniter
Hard Drive
USB Port
A worldwide system of computers and networks linked together.
Internet
A worldwide system of computers and networks linked together.
Moniter
88 terms
IB Computer Science: Operating Systems and Applications
_________ is an open-source OS that is…
personal productivity software
One of the primary advantages of _____…
What type of license is an enterprise…
Linux
Software that enables users to improve their personal effecti…
object-oriented
site license
_________ is an open-source OS that is…
Linux
personal productivity software
Software that enables users to improve their personal effecti…
10 terms
Computer Applications
Describe
Discuss
Explain
Identify
Give an account in words of (someone or something), including…
Talk about (something) with another person or group of people
Talk about (something) with another person or group of people
Establish or indicate who or what (someone or something) is.…
Describe
Give an account in words of (someone or something), including…
Discuss
Talk about (something) with another person or group of people
14 terms
computer applications
audio input
audio output device
bar code
biometrics
to enter any sound,such as speech,music,and sound effects, in…
output device that produces,music,speech,or other sounds,such…
optical reader that uses laser beams to read var codes.
technology of authenticating a person's identity by verifying…
audio input
to enter any sound,such as speech,music,and sound effects, in…
audio output device
output device that produces,music,speech,or other sounds,such…
27 terms
IGB Chapter 11 Computer Systems, Business Applications
4 Components of a Computer System
Hardware
Software
Computer Networks
Input Device, Processing Unit, Memory and Storage, Output Dev…
Physical Elements of a computer system
The instructions that run a computer system
Computer systems that are linked together. The www is the lar…
4 Components of a Computer System
Input Device, Processing Unit, Memory and Storage, Output Dev…
Hardware
Physical Elements of a computer system
72 terms
Info Systems and Computer Applications CLEP CH2
The Cycle that defines computers as pr…
What is the meaning of IPOS?
Allows computers to perform specific t…
The physical component of a computer s…
IPOS... (Input, Process, Output, Storage)
Input. Process. Output. Storage.
Software.
Hardware
The Cycle that defines computers as pr…
IPOS... (Input, Process, Output, Storage)
What is the meaning of IPOS?
Input. Process. Output. Storage.
chapter 6 Computers and system applications
Where did the internet come from?
How did the internet get popular?
How big is the internet today?
how is the internet structured?
• 1957 - USSR launched Sputnik... Advanced Research Projects Ag…
• Early 1990's - more user-friendly tools and the... first comme…
• ~500 million nodes... • ~2 billion users... • ~one exabyte of dat…
it is not owned or operated by any single corporation or gove…
Where did the internet come from?
• 1957 - USSR launched Sputnik... Advanced Research Projects Ag…
How did the internet get popular?
• Early 1990's - more user-friendly tools and the... first comme…
88 terms
IB Computer Science: Operating Systems and Applications
_________ is an open-source OS that is…
personal productivity software
One of the primary advantages of _____…
What type of license is an enterprise…
Linux
Software that enables users to improve their personal effecti…
object-oriented
site license
_________ is an open-source OS that is…
Linux
personal productivity software
Software that enables users to improve their personal effecti…
15 terms
Computer Applications
Access
Outlook
Excel
Maximize
Microsoft application used to generate reports from stored data
Microsoft e-mail client
Microsoft application used to chart data
Clicked to expand the window
Access
Microsoft application used to generate reports from stored data
Outlook
Microsoft e-mail client
42 terms
Info Systems and Computer Applications CLEP CH4
A systematic and organized way to deve…
Done at the onset of the project to de…
The second step in which the objects o…
The selection of programs for the new…
The Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Feasibility studies and Preliminary investigations
Requirement analysis (system analysis)
System design
A systematic and organized way to deve…
The Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Done at the onset of the project to de…
Feasibility studies and Preliminary investigations
12 terms
Computer Applications
active cell
animation
animation schemes
ascending order
a selected cell
special visuals or sound effects added to text or an object o…
predesigned sets of visual effects added to text on PowerPoin…
sorts alphabetically from A to Z and numerically from the low…
active cell
a selected cell
animation
special visuals or sound effects added to text or an object o…
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