Chapter 3 Basic Application Software
How do you describe Application Software?
_ presents information (often applications) in a user-friendly way using pictures, graphics,
When additional information requested appears in the form of visual p
_Input_ is any data or instructions sent to the computer.
If your wrist is getting strained from repetitive typing, it is advisable to use a _ergonomic
A keyboard key, like Caps Lock, that turns a feature on or off is called a _toggle_ key.
Chapter 7 Input and Output
_ is any data or instructions sent to the computer.
If your wrist is getting strained from repetitive typing, it is advisable to use a _
A keyboard key, like Caps Lock, that turns a feature on or off is called a _ k
What are the five parts of an Information System?
People, Procedures, Software, Hardware, and Data
What is the word usually interchangeable with the word "software"?
What is a collection of programs rather than a single program?
What You Should
Heart Attacks: What You Should Know
According to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, about 1.1 million Americans have a heart
attack each year. About 40 percent of heart attacks are fatal. Bec
Chapter 6 The System Unit
A byte is formed by a group of eight bits
What coding system is designed to support international languages like Chinese and
Tiny circuit-boards etched onto squares of sand-like material called silicon are ca
What is ARPANET, and when was it launched?
Launched in 1969,as a U.S funded project that developed a national computer network, the
Internet was initially called ARPANET.
What is Internet? Whats the difference between Internet and Web?
The Internet is o
Chapter 4 Specialized Application Software
One difference between desktop publishing and word processing is that desktop
publishing allows you to create documents that have professional quality layout and
In a bitmap image, how do the pi
December 03, 2012
COSC1301 Introduction to Computers
Due Date: December 3, 2012
1. Choose one application software you are using or you want to use. It can be
multimedia editing software, game, and graphic
Storage that retains its data after the power is turned off is referred to as nonvolatile
the capacity indicates how much data a particular storage medium can hold.
Reading is the process of accessing information from secondary storage.
CHAPTER 5 - SYSTEM SOFTWARE
Which of the following is not a system software program type?
B. Device drivers
C. Language translators
This type of program performs specific tasks related to managing computer resources.
Promoting, selling, and distributing the organization's goods and services is related to
_ function of an organization
_ management level need detailed, very current, day-to-day information on
_ system helps supervisors by generating databases th
mobile or wireless telephones is one of the most dramatic changes in connectivity
and communications in the past five years.
Sending incoming and outgoing information in the form of packets is a feature
of connection devices.
Most Web-enabled communicat
The vast industry involving the gathering and selling of personal data is
The law requiring employers to alert employees during monitoring with some sort of
audible or visual signals was passed to prevent the abuse of the program