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Unit 2 terms

Computer an electronic device that processes data
Personal Computer (CP) used by one person at a time
central proccessing unit (CPU) the computers brain
bit the smallest unit of info ,always either a 1 or a 0
byte the building block for all info that flows through a computer
hardware the collection of phisical devices that make up your computer system
input when a user enters info into a computer
output when a computer delivers info back to a user
random-access memory(RAM) the temporary info that a computer uses only when it works with a particular file
read -only memory(ROM) the permanent info on your hard drive
storage device such as a hard drive , a server ,or a disk
software a set of instructions that makes it possible for your computer to perform 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 , such as documents or pictures
file a collection of data
Save As lets you rename a file and , at the same time 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 ( or words) keyed into a search box that matches the topic you are looking for
content search look for info from a list of categories and topics
keyword search Key one or more keywords
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