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CMW Chapter 1 voca

computer literacy involves having a currant knowlage and understading or computers and there uses.
computer electric device operating, accept data, produce results, store data for future.
data unpressed items , text, number, images, audio, and video
information coverges meanings and useful to people
information procesing cycle series of input, process, output,storage activities
hardware contains many electric , electronic,and mechanical devices
input devices allows you to inter data and instructions EX keyboard mouse etc...
output devices conveys info to one or more people EX printer monitor speakers etc...
storage devices records and retrieves items to and from media
hard drive provides much greater storage capacity than flash drive
flash drive portable storage device that is light weight and can be transported on key chain.
system unit case that contains electronic components that are that are used to process data.
processor interperates and carries out basic instruction that operate a computer
memory electronic components that stores instructions waiting to be executed and data needed by those instructions
motherboard main circuit board
communication devices hardware component that allows send and receive data
modem widely used communications device
application software programs designed to make users more productive and assist with personal task
system software programs that control or maintain the operations of the computer devices
personal computers a computer that preforms all or its input , processing output.
mobile computers personal computer you can carry from place o place
table pc type of notebook computer device by touching the screen or using a digital pen
digital pen looks like small ink pen but uses pressure instead of ink
game consoles mobile device designed for single-player and multi-player video games
servers controls access to the hardware , software, and other resources on a network and provides storage
mainframe computers large,expensive,powerful computer that handles hundreds of users
supercomputers fastest,most powerful and expensive
embedded computers functions as a computer in larger product
Created by: Ty Gore