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19 terms
Computer Concepts Part 1: A-3
Computer system
Hardware
Software
Programs (applications)
A computer, its peripheral devices, and software.
The physical components of a computer.
The intangible components of a computer system, particularly…
A set of instructions written for a computer and that that th…
Computer system
A computer, its peripheral devices, and software.
Hardware
The physical components of a computer.
15 terms
Examining Computer Systems
Hardware
Software
Operating System
Architecture Configuration
Physical components of a computer
Refers to the intangible components of a computer system
Is a special software that controls basic input and output
The design and construction of a computer system
Hardware
Physical components of a computer
Software
Refers to the intangible components of a computer system
10 terms
BAI Unit A
Data
Processing
Motherboard
Circuit Board
the numbers, words, figures, sounds, and graphics that descri…
modifying data
The main electronic component inside the computer where proce…
A rigid piece of insulating material with circuits that contr…
Data
the numbers, words, figures, sounds, and graphics that descri…
Processing
modifying data
13 terms
Computer System Components
Hardware
Software
Data
Motherboard
The physical components of a computer
The intangible components of a computer system such as programs
The numbers, words, figures, sounds, and graphics that descri…
The main electronic component inside the computer
Hardware
The physical components of a computer
Software
The intangible components of a computer system such as programs
16 terms
Computer Apps 9/X/16
Application software
Card
Central processing unit
Chip
Software that enables you to perform specific computer tasks,…
A removable circuit board that is inserted into a slot in the…
A silicon chip, located on the motherboard, that is responsib…
An integrated circuit embedded in semiconductor material
Application software
Software that enables you to perform specific computer tasks,…
Card
A removable circuit board that is inserted into a slot in the…
16 terms
Computer Parts Vocab
application software
card
central processing unit (CPU)
chip
Software that enables you to perform specific computer tasks,…
Removable circuit board that is inserted into a slot in the m…
Silicon chip, located on the motherboard; is responsible for…
Integrated circuit embedded in semiconductor material
application software
Software that enables you to perform specific computer tasks,…
card
Removable circuit board that is inserted into a slot in the m…
9 terms
Whats inside of a computer
Motherboard
Expansion cards
cpu
Bios chip
A circuit board that contains all of the computer system's ma…
A circuit board inserted into a slot on the motherboard to en…
Abbreviation of central processing unit. The CPU is the brain…
BIOS (basic input/output sytem) is a firmware: hardware hard-…
Motherboard
A circuit board that contains all of the computer system's ma…
Expansion cards
A circuit board inserted into a slot on the motherboard to en…
67 terms
A+ Certification
adapter card
binary number system
BIOS
BIOS setup bit
a generic term used to describe any card inserted onto the mo…
A number system that uses only two values, 0 and 1, and is us…
Basic Input/Output System, Basic Input Output System: Turns o…
The program in system BIOS that can change the values in CMOS…
adapter card
a generic term used to describe any card inserted onto the mo…
binary number system
A number system that uses only two values, 0 and 1, and is us…
67 terms
A+ Certification
adapter card
binary number system
BIOS
BIOS setup bit
a generic term used to describe any card inserted onto the mo…
A number system that uses only two values, 0 and 1, and is us…
Basic Input/Output System, Basic Input Output System: Turns o…
The program in system BIOS that can change the values in CMOS…
adapter card
a generic term used to describe any card inserted onto the mo…
binary number system
A number system that uses only two values, 0 and 1, and is us…
35 terms
Unit 3 Assembly Instructions
assembly instructions
assemble
gather
attach to
összeszerelési útmutató
összeszerel, összerak
összegyűjt
hozzákapcsolni
assembly instructions
összeszerelési útmutató
assemble
összeszerel, összerak
16 terms
Computer Parts
Application software
Card
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Chip
Software that enables you to perform specific computer tasks,…
A removable circuit board that is inserted into a slot in the…
A silicon chip, located on the motherboard, that is responsib…
An integrated circuit embedded in semiconductor material
Application software
Software that enables you to perform specific computer tasks,…
Card
A removable circuit board that is inserted into a slot in the…
67 terms
A+ Certification
adapter card
binary number system
BIOS
BIOS setup bit
a generic term used to describe any card inserted onto the mo…
A number system that uses only two values, 0 and 1, and is us…
Basic Input/Output System, Basic Input Output System: Turns o…
The program in system BIOS that can change the values in CMOS…
adapter card
a generic term used to describe any card inserted onto the mo…
binary number system
A number system that uses only two values, 0 and 1, and is us…
67 terms
A+ Certification
adapter card
binary number system
BIOS
BIOS setup bit
a generic term used to describe any card inserted onto the mo…
A number system that uses only two values, 0 and 1, and is us…
Basic Input/Output System, Basic Input Output System: Turns o…
The program in system BIOS that can change the values in CMOS…
adapter card
a generic term used to describe any card inserted onto the mo…
binary number system
A number system that uses only two values, 0 and 1, and is us…
67 terms
A+ Certification
adapter card
binary number system
BIOS
BIOS setup bit
a generic term used to describe any card inserted onto the mo…
A number system that uses only two values, 0 and 1, and is us…
Basic Input/Output System, Basic Input Output System: Turns o…
The program in system BIOS that can change the values in CMOS…
adapter card
a generic term used to describe any card inserted onto the mo…
binary number system
A number system that uses only two values, 0 and 1, and is us…
12 terms
Bleich Computer Terms DG
Motherboard
Random Access Memory
CPU
Video Card
A circuit board that contains all of the computer system's ma…
the most common computer memory which can be used by programs…
Abbreviation of central processing unit. The CPU is the brain…
A computer expansion card that takes graphical data from the…
Motherboard
A circuit board that contains all of the computer system's ma…
Random Access Memory
the most common computer memory which can be used by programs…
50 terms
3.2 Motherboard and Busses- COMPTIA A+ Essentials
Motherboard
Slot
Socket
Memory modules
A ____ is a circuit board that either houses or is connected…
The processor interface has one of two types: 1) ____ interfa…
The processor interface has one of two types: 2) ____ accepts…
The motherboard contains slots for different types of memory.…
Motherboard
A ____ is a circuit board that either houses or is connected…
Slot
The processor interface has one of two types: 1) ____ interfa…
10 terms
Inside a computer
Motherboard
CPU/processor
RAM (random access memory)
Hard drive
A circuit board that contains all of the computer system's ma…
carries out commands
silicon chips in the system unit that temporarily stores info…
is where your software, documents, and other files are stored.
Motherboard
A circuit board that contains all of the computer system's ma…
CPU/processor
carries out commands
16 terms
Computer Parts Vocab
application software
card
central processing unit (CPU)
chip
Software that enables you to perform specific computer tasks,…
A removable circuit board that is inserted into a slot in the…
A silicon chip, located on the motherboard, that is responsib…
An integrated circuit embedded in semiconductor material.
application software
Software that enables you to perform specific computer tasks,…
card
A removable circuit board that is inserted into a slot in the…
16 terms
Computer Apps Vocab #2
Application software
Card
Central processing unit (CPU)
Chip
Software that enables you to perform specific computer tasks,…
A removable circuit board that is inserted into a slot in the…
A silicon chip, located on the motherboard, that is responsib…
An integrated circuit embedded in semiconductor material.
Application software
Software that enables you to perform specific computer tasks,…
Card
A removable circuit board that is inserted into a slot in the…
15 terms
Motherboards 2
ATX
BIOS
BTX
CMOS
Advanced Technology Extended; form factor that came after the…
The small program that resides on a ROM chip and is used to s…
Balanced Technology Extended, motherboard form factor for low…
Same as BIOS setup; program that allows the configuration set…
ATX
Advanced Technology Extended; form factor that came after the…
BIOS
The small program that resides on a ROM chip and is used to s…
24 terms
IT cards
Electronic Device
What is a Computer
Desktop
Laptop/notebook
...
electronic device that accepts information,instructions, retr…
Designed to sit on a desk and run on power from an electrical…
small, light-weight, use for portability. Can run on power/el…
Electronic Device
...
What is a Computer
electronic device that accepts information,instructions, retr…
37 terms
Chapter 7 Motherboards (220-901)
Motherboard
form factor
chipset
PCB
Provides the foundation for the personal computer. Every piec…
Form factor is the physical make up of the board. It's the bo…
Defines the type of processor and RAM the motherboard require…
Printed Circuit Board
Motherboard
Provides the foundation for the personal computer. Every piec…
form factor
Form factor is the physical make up of the board. It's the bo…
whats inside a computer
motherboard
Expansion cards
Network card
CPU
A circuit board that contains all of the computer system's ma…
A circuit board inserted into a slot on the motherboard to en…
A device that allows a user's computer to be a part of a netw…
Central Processing Unit
motherboard
A circuit board that contains all of the computer system's ma…
Expansion cards
A circuit board inserted into a slot on the motherboard to en…
23 terms
IT Tech
Computer
Desktop Computer
Laptop(Notebooks)
Tablet
electronic device accepts information and instructions from u…
designed to sit on desk and run on power from electrical outl…
small lightweight designed for portability
type of personal computer, skinner, portable, touch screen, n…
Computer
electronic device accepts information and instructions from u…
Desktop Computer
designed to sit on desk and run on power from electrical outl…
20 terms
Computer System Terms
computer system
hardware
software
configuration
Hardware, peripheral devices, and software working together t…
physical components of a computer
Instructions that prepare a computer to do a specific task an…
design and construction of a computer
computer system
Hardware, peripheral devices, and software working together t…
hardware
physical components of a computer
54 terms
IT 100
Netbook
convertibles
mainframe computers
midrange computer(mini computer)
Smaller than typical laptop
hybrid laptop and tablet(laptops with touchscreen)
used by larger businesses. cost hundreds of thousands
between a PC and a mainframe in size and power
Netbook
Smaller than typical laptop
convertibles
hybrid laptop and tablet(laptops with touchscreen)
14 terms
Processing Hardware
processing
commands
motherboard
circuit board
modifying data and executing commands
instructions to the computer on how to process the data
contains processing hardware-- the computer's major electroni…
the motherboard is this, which is a rigid piece of insulating…
processing
modifying data and executing commands
commands
instructions to the computer on how to process the data
7 terms
Parts of a computer
Graphics card
Expansion card slots
Power supply
Motherboard
a printed circuit board that controls the output to a display…
a printed circuit board that can be inserted into an electric…
converts mains internal components of a computer.
printed circuit board that connects components to each other/…
Graphics card
a printed circuit board that controls the output to a display…
Expansion card slots
a printed circuit board that can be inserted into an electric…
17 terms
Computer Concepts Vocab
super computer/mainframe
architecture/config
Data
Modifying Data
Used by large business,government agencies,and in science
the design or structure of a computer.
The numbers, words, sounds, graphics, that describe people, e…
Is called processing
super computer/mainframe
Used by large business,government agencies,and in science
architecture/config
the design or structure of a computer.
18 terms
How to build a computer
Hard Drive
RAM Random Access Memory
ROM Read only Memory
Power Supply
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Random Access Memory ... The main memory in a computer, smartpho…
holds all the instruction the computer needs to start up when…
A box inside the computer case that supplies power to the mot…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
RAM Random Access Memory
Random Access Memory ... The main memory in a computer, smartpho…
23 terms
Essential Computer Concepts
Computer
Desktop computer
Laptop
Tablet
An electronic device that accepts information and instruction…
A computer designed to sit on a desk and run power from an el…
A small, lightweight computer designed for portability
A type of personal computer that is thinner than laptop or ne…
Computer
An electronic device that accepts information and instruction…
Desktop computer
A computer designed to sit on a desk and run power from an el…
88 terms
Unit 2 Motherboards and CPUs Terms
Motherboard
CPU
Expansion slots
AGP graphics adapter slot
The main circuit board in a personal computer. It's made up o…
The chip that processes instructions manipulates data and con…
Slots to which you can plug additional circuit boards to expa…
A slot into which you can plug an AGP graphics adapter card w…
Motherboard
The main circuit board in a personal computer. It's made up o…
CPU
The chip that processes instructions manipulates data and con…
11 terms
INTERNAL PARTS OF CP
system unit
Mother board
case
expansion card
motherboard,cpu,ram
A circuit board that contains most of the electronic componen…
An observation technique in which one person is studied in de…
a circuit board inserted into a slot on the motherboard to en…
system unit
motherboard,cpu,ram
Mother board
A circuit board that contains most of the electronic componen…
20 terms
Terms To Know Chapter 3
Search Engine
Email
Video Conferencing
Personal Computer (PC)
online tool that allows you to enter keywords or terms
an electronic message sent from one person to another to anot…
allows simultaneous 2-way transmission of audio and video ove…
used by a single user at home or in the office. Word processi…
Search Engine
online tool that allows you to enter keywords or terms
Email
an electronic message sent from one person to another to anot…
23 terms
Introduction to Hardware - Reading 1, Pages 1 to 9
adapter card
binary number system
cards
CPU
A card used by the CPU to communicate with devices inside and…
The number system used by computers; it has only two numbers,…
Adapter boards or interface cards placed into expansion slots…
Also called a microprocessor or processor. The heart and brai…
adapter card
A card used by the CPU to communicate with devices inside and…
binary number system
The number system used by computers; it has only two numbers,…
18 terms
Motherboard components
CPU
Expansion slots
AGP graphics adapter slot
Hard drive interface connectors
The chip that processes instructions, manipulates data, and c…
Slots into which you can plug additional circuit boards to ex…
A slot into which you can plug an AGP graphics adapter card,…
A header into which you can plug cables to connect hard drive…
CPU
The chip that processes instructions, manipulates data, and c…
Expansion slots
Slots into which you can plug additional circuit boards to ex…
26 terms
Motherboard Review
ATX
BIOS
BTX
CMOS
Advanced Technology Extended; form factor that came after the…
The small program that resides on a ROM chip and is used to s…
Balanced Technology Extended, motherboard form factor for low…
Same as BIOS setup; program that allows the configuration set…
ATX
Advanced Technology Extended; form factor that came after the…
BIOS
The small program that resides on a ROM chip and is used to s…
13 terms
computer hardware and peripherals Vocabulary
central processing unit (CUP)
Data storage device
Expansion card
Hard Drive
the primary component of a computer that processes instructio…
Device capable of permanently or temporarily storing digital…
a circuit board inserted into a slot on the motherboard to en…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
central processing unit (CUP)
the primary component of a computer that processes instructio…
Data storage device
Device capable of permanently or temporarily storing digital…
20 terms
BIM: blaise hulsey
computer system
hardware
software
program
A computer, its peripheral devices, and software.
The physical components of a computer.
The intangible components of a computer system.
A set of instructions written for a computer.
computer system
A computer, its peripheral devices, and software.
hardware
The physical components of a computer.
22 terms
Essential Computer Concepts
computer
Desktop Computer
Laptop
Tablet
Electronic Device that accepts information and instructions f…
designed to sit on a desk and run on power from electrical ou…
small, lightweight and designed for portability
Thinner then laptop or netbooks, touch screen, type of person…
computer
Electronic Device that accepts information and instructions f…
Desktop Computer
designed to sit on a desk and run on power from electrical ou…
67 terms
A+ Certification
adapter card
binary number system
BIOS
BIOS setup bit
a generic term used to describe any card inserted onto the mo…
A number system that uses only two values, 0 and 1, and is us…
Basic Input/Output System, Basic Input Output System: Turns o…
The program in system BIOS that can change the values in CMOS…
adapter card
a generic term used to describe any card inserted onto the mo…
binary number system
A number system that uses only two values, 0 and 1, and is us…
27 terms
Unit 1 computer
Computer
Internet
Search engine
Email
An electronic machinr thay can store and work with large amou…
An electronic communications network that connects computer n…
An online tool that - enter meg word/ phrase -presents a list…
An electronic message sent from one person to another over th…
Computer
An electronic machinr thay can store and work with large amou…
Internet
An electronic communications network that connects computer n…
67 terms
A+ Certification
adapter card
binary number system
BIOS
BIOS setup bit
a generic term used to describe any card inserted onto the mo…
A number system that uses only two values, 0 and 1, and is us…
Basic Input/Output System, Basic Input Output System: Turns o…
The program in system BIOS that can change the values in CMOS…
adapter card
a generic term used to describe any card inserted onto the mo…
binary number system
A number system that uses only two values, 0 and 1, and is us…
42 terms
Computer Application Terms
Search Engine
Email
Videoconferencing
Telecommuting
an online tool that allows you to enter keywords or terms. Th…
an electronic message sent from one person to another; one of…
allows simultaneous 2 way transmission of audio and video ove…
allows a company's employees to work remotely; some companies…
Search Engine
an online tool that allows you to enter keywords or terms. Th…
Email
an electronic message sent from one person to another; one of…
50 terms
Motherboard and Buses
A ____ is a circuit board that either…
The processor interface has one of two…
The processor interface has one of two…
The motherboard contains slots for dif…
Motherboard
Slot
Socket
Memory modules
A ____ is a circuit board that either…
Motherboard
The processor interface has one of two…
Slot
23 terms
Essential Computer Concepts
Computer
Desktop Computer
Laptops (notebooks)
Tablet
Electronic device that accepts information and instructions f…
Designed to sit on a desk and run on power from an electrical…
Small, lightweight, and designed for portability
Type of personal computer, designed for portability, thinner,…
Computer
Electronic device that accepts information and instructions f…
Desktop Computer
Designed to sit on a desk and run on power from an electrical…
21 terms
Components of a Computer
Hard Drive
RAM Random Access Memory
ROM Read only Memory
CMOS
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Random Access Memory ... The main memory in a computer, smartpho…
holds all the instruction the computer needs to start up when…
Is a special RAM chip powered and maintained by a small batte…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
RAM Random Access Memory
Random Access Memory ... The main memory in a computer, smartpho…
98 terms
Unit 4 Terminology
Expansion card
Adapter Card
Integrated
Embedded
a circuit board inserted into a slot on the motherboard to en…
A printed circuit card that you add to the motherboard to enh…
...
Data that has been placed in a destination application so tha…
Expansion card
a circuit board inserted into a slot on the motherboard to en…
Adapter Card
A printed circuit card that you add to the motherboard to enh…
34 terms
Computer Literacy - Basic Computer Terms, Part 1 - Hardware
USB
Ports
RAM
ROM
(Universal Serial Bus) is the standard method of connecting e…
Places on the outside of the computer that connect to the mot…
Random Access Memory. This is the memory the computer needs t…
Read Only Memory. Program memory that is not likely to change…
USB
(Universal Serial Bus) is the standard method of connecting e…
Ports
Places on the outside of the computer that connect to the mot…
19 terms
Hardware Voc.
Components
SATA Cable
PATA Cable
Cooling Device
Parts of a computer
(Serial) Newer type of cable that joins various drives
(Parallel) Older type of cable that joins various drives
Device that removes heat from the computer
Components
Parts of a computer
SATA Cable
(Serial) Newer type of cable that joins various drives
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