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ResearchSpreadsheetDatabaseEntertainmentDesktop PublishingWord processing1.Creating a birthday card for a friend. ___Desktop publishing_____2.Balancing your checkbook.
3.Finding information on pyramids.
4.Playing solitaire.
5.Calculating Mathresearch6.Keeping an address book.
7.Writing an essay.
8.Making a newsletter.
9.Writing a story about aliens.Word Processing2/22/2013Page 2
Section 5 - Fill in the blank with the correct answer from the box. Some may be used more than once ornot at all.downloadedtranslatorsinstallingprogrammingprogramprogrammers1.A programis a set of instructions that tells the computer how to perform a specific task.2.Programs are like translatorsthat allow people to work with computers withoutlearning the computer’s language.3.Using bits and bytes in different combinations to represent a code is known as____programming_________________4.Copying a program onto your computer’s hard drive from another source is known as installingthe program.5.People who write codes to create programs are known as computer ___programmers__________________6.Some programs can be downloaded____from the internet directly to your hard driveSection 6 - Fill in the blank with the correct answer from the box. Some may be used more than once ornot at all.Windowsoperating systemgraphicsupgradeduser friendly1.The large program that controls how the CPU communicates with other hardware components is the operating system2.A computer that is easy to operate is called user friendly3.Windows is the most common operating system for PCs.4.Operating systems are constantly being upgradedas technology advances.5.A Graphical User Interface (GUI) uses graphicsto help the user navigate within the computer system.2/22/2013Page 3
Section 7 - Fill in the blank with the correct answer from the box. Some may be used more than once ornot at all.GUIiconRecycle BinStart Menutask barwindowstool barscroll barwallpapertitle bar1.You put things in the recycle binthat you no longer need or want.2.A GUIuses graphics or pictures to help the user navigate and access programs.

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