Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove Ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Syndey L Tuck

Computers

QuestionAnswer
CPU is the brain of the computer.
BIOS wakes up the computer and remind it what to do.
Power Supply gets electricity to the motherboard.
Hard Drive information in the computer is stored on the magnetic cylinders.
Modem is the thingy that lets computers chat
ROM has a very good memory. Can read but cannot write.
Video Card handles the graphics that are displayed on the monitor.
Motherboard holds all the other circut boards.
RAM can read and write.
Port other hardware, like the keyboard or monitor, plugs into it.
Power Plug one plug is the used to provide power in the computer and provide power out to the monitor.
Parallel Port (printer connector) an electrical connnector used to send informaton on wires at the same time.
Network Interface Card (NIC) an ethernet cable connector.
Serial Port used to connect older or specialized devices to the system.Used to send parts of a message. Example: barcode scanner
Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an external bus that transfers Mbps.
Created by: mrspowell2