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Chapter 1 and 2 - Chapter 1 An input device for sound must...

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Chapter 1: An input device for sound must translate continuous analog information into discrete digital values. o TRUE A bit consists of 8 adjacent bytes . o FALSE In memory, programs and data are both stored as sequences of 1s and 0s. o TRUE The ASC11 code character encoding scheme is able to encode 265 individual characters. A BIT is the smallest unit of information process by a computer. Java is a HIGH LEVEL language. Translation from java to machine language is done by a program called a COMPILER The first computers could perform multiple tasks at a time. o FALSE Computers use base 2 annotation to represent numbers in computer programming languages o 2 The decimal number 3 is represented in binary as 2^1 2^0 ENIAC contained hundreds of miles of wire and thousands of heat producing vacuum tubes. o TRUE The contents of RAM are NOT lost when the computer is turned off.
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  • Fall '10
  • Clausen
  • machine language, high level language

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