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Chap003 - Chapter 03 - Computer Hardware Chapter 03...

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Chapter 03 - Computer Hardware Chapter 03 Computer Hardware True / False Questions 1. (p. 76) All computers are systems of input, processing, output, storage, and distribution components. FALSE All computers are systems of input, processing, output, storage, and control components. AACSB: Technology Bloom: Knowledge Difficulty: Medium Learning Objective: 1 2. (p. 79) The first electronic digital computer was completed in the 1960s. FALSE The first electronic digital computer was completed in 1946 at the Moore School of Electrical Engineering. AACSB: Technology Bloom: Knowledge Difficulty: Medium Learning Objective: 1 3. (p. 80) Personal computers , network servers , and technical workstations are terms used to highlight major uses of particular types of computers. TRUE AACSB: Technology Bloom: Knowledge Difficulty: Easy Learning Objective: 2 3-1
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Chapter 03 - Computer Hardware 4. (p. 80) Experts predict the merging or disappearance of several computer categories. For example, many midrange and mainframe systems have been made obsolete by the power and versatility of client/server networks composed of microcomputers and servers. TRUE AACSB: Technology Bloom: Knowledge Difficulty: Easy Learning Objective: 2 5. (p. 81) Network servers are the most important category of computer systems for both businesspeople and individual consumers. FALSE Microcomputers are the most important category of computer systems for both businesspeople and individual consumers. AACSB: Technology Bloom: Knowledge Difficulty: Medium Learning Objective: 2 6. (p. 81) The computing power of microcomputers currently exceeds that of the mainframe computer of previous generations, at a fraction of the cost. TRUE AACSB: Technology Bloom: Knowledge Difficulty: Medium Learning Objective: 1 3-2
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Chapter 03 - Computer Hardware 7. (p. 82) Some microcomputers are powerful enough to support applications with heavy mathematical computing and graphics display demands, such as computer-aided design (CAD) or investment analysis. TRUE AACSB: Technology Bloom: Knowledge Difficulty: Easy Learning Objective: 2 3-3
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Chapter 03 - Computer Hardware 8. (p. 82) Network servers are some of the less powerful microcomputers; they are used to coordinate telecommunications and resource sharing in small LANs and in Internet and intranet websites. FALSE Network servers are usually the more powerful microcomputers. AACSB: Technology Bloom: Knowledge Difficulty: Medium Learning Objective: 2 9. (p. 82-83) The top criteria for corporate PC ownership are operating system ready , connectivity , solid performance , and global compatibility . FALSE The top criteria for corporate PC ownership are operating system ready , connectivity , solid performance , and security equipped . AACSB: Technology
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Chap003 - Chapter 03 - Computer Hardware Chapter 03...

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