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1. A __________ coprocessor is specifically designed to handle the processing requirements related to displaying and manipulating 2-D and 3-D images. Answer: graphics Difficulty level: Medium Page: 155 Response: A graphics coprocessor is designed to accomplish this task. 2. Plastic cards the size of regular credit cards that have an embedded chip are called __________ cards. Answer: smart Difficulty level: Easy Page: 156 Response: Smart cards are plastic cards that have an embedded chip. 3. __________ is the part of the system unit that is used to hold data, instructions, and information. Answer: Memory Difficulty level: Easy Page: 156 Response: Memory is a holding area for data, instructions, and information. 4. Temporary memory is held on __________ chips. Answer: RAM Difficulty level: Medium Page: 156 Response: RAM chips hold the program and data that the CPU is presently processing. 5. RAM is called temporary or __________ storage because it loses its contents when the power is turned off. Answer: volatile
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