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

Hardware Basics 0623

QuestionAnswer
Equitable access An ISTE important condition that requires equal access to recent and emerging technologies and resources in digital format for students, teachers, and administrators.
Central processing unit Also known as CPU, consists of computer chips that process the information the user inputs and are found inside the body of the computer.
RAM Also called random access memory, is a temporary memory unit inside the computer that holds new data and the data becomes available when the computer is turned on.
Bit A binary character (either 0 or 1) that acts like the computer’s language.
Keyboard An device that inputs information such as alphabetic or numeric, along with operational keys.
Classroom response system Also known as “clicker,” is a remote like device that students use to answer questions that the instructor asks. The student’s answers are sent wirelessly to the instructor.
Liquid crystal display Or LCD, is a type of display technology for monitors.
Dots per inch The measurement of resolution for printers. The higher the dots per inch the more crisp and distinct the text or graphic will be.
Data projection units A projector that is a combination of a light source and LCD display.
Lumens measures the brightness of projectors. The more lumens a projector has the easier it is to see the display without having to turn off the lights in the room.
Ethernet port an opening connected to the back of an computer that allows high speed access to internet or intranet.
Anti-glare filter A clear screen cover that prevents various sources of light from glaring onto the computer screen.
Arm and wrist supports helps to avoid pain in the wrists, hands, arms when exceissivly using a computer hardware, such as a mouse and keyboard, by controlling the placement of the arms and wrists.
Moisture guard protects keyboards from liquid spills like water and soda with a thing plastic cover.
PAC Mate A type of PDA that uses a keyboard instead of a stylus. This type of PDA is geared for students who are blind or have low- vision.
Created by: remywharry