Chapter 1 Review Questions

Chapter 1 Review - TonequeDeacon ReviewingtheBasics 1 , language. yesorno,astateofonoroff 2 Input,Output,Processing&Storage 3.

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Toneque Deacon Reviewing the Basics 1. Binary is the format that the computer understands, not a programming language or a human  language. All instructions between hardware and software in a computer are reduced to a simple  yes or no, a state of on or off. 2. 3. Output: Monitor and printer 4. Power supply (the device need electricity in order to run) Software (set of instructions to tell the hardware what to do) A method for the CPU to communicate with the device (i.e. a system, or data bus) 5. 8 6. Connects expansion cards to the motherboard, which enables a device that is not on the mother  board to communicate with the CPU 7. CPU 8. Intel, AMD  9. eSATA, FireWire, USB 10. Front side bus and host bus 11. Digital 12. Because it has no moving parts 13. Location of Plug-in 14. USB port, S/PDIF sound port, serial port 15. Connects to an external home theater audio system providing digital output and the best sound  quality 16. DIMM (dual inline memory module)
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17. Volatile- temporary in nature and needs a continuous supply of electrical power to hold data or 
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Chapter 1 Review - TonequeDeacon ReviewingtheBasics 1 , language. yesorno,astateofonoroff 2 Input,Output,Processing&Storage 3.

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