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Computer an electronic devise that processes data
personal computer used by one person at a time
central processing unit like the comptuters brain
bit the smallest unit of information, always either a 1 or a 0
byte the building block for all information
hardware the collection of physical devices that make up your computer system
input when a user enter information into a computer
output when a computer delivers information back to a user
random-acess memory (RAM) the temporary information that a computer uses only when it works with a particular file
read-only memory (ROM) the permanent information your hard drive
storage devise a hard drive a server or a disk
software a set of instructions that makes it possible for your computer to preform tasks
operating system (OS) the main program that makes your computer work
network a group of computers connected together
drive the largest storage area
folder a place to save and organize files
file a collection of data
save as lets you rename a file and save it, copy the file by saving it to a new location
shortcut an icon that is a direct link to a file or folder
keyword a word keyed into a search box that matches the topic you are looking for
content search look for information from a list of categories and topics
keyword search key one or more keywords
Created by: Jordan Walls