Introduction to Computer Science Portals and the Internet (Chapter Two)
Web site that offers a variety of Internet services from single location.
a collaborative Web site that allows users to create, add to, modify or delete the Web
Introduction to Computer Science Operating Systems and Motion Study
MPEG (Moving Picture Experts Group)
Digital video compression; generally produces better-quality video than competing formats.
OCR (Optical Character Recognition)
Input device that
Introduction to Computer Science Processing Test Study Guide
Performs one job at a time with no user interaction.
Allows for user interaction. Can perform multiple jobs at a time (multitask)
Introduction to Computer Science Cards and Clock Speed (Chapter Eight)
a socket on the motherboard that can hold an adapter card.
Another name for Adapter card?
A circuit board that enhances functions
Introduction to Computer Science Memory Types (Chapter Seven)
The system unit
is a case that contains electronic components of the computer used to process data.
Who have system units?
All computers and mobile devices.
Processer is also called?
Introduction to Computer Science Computer Categories (Chapter Six)
The circuitry of the system unit is usually is part of or connected to?
Two main components of the motherboard?
The processor and memory.
Another name for the p
Introduction to Computer Science Computer Risk and Crimes (Chapter
computer security risk
is any event or action that could cause a loss of or damage to computer hardware, software, data,
information, or processing capability
Introduction to Computer Science Binary System and Input (Chapter Nine)
Is a number system that has just two unique digits, 0 and 1 called bits
A Byte can represent a combination of how many individual Characters?
Introduction to Computer Science Providers and Service (Chapter Three)
Internet Service Provider A regional or national access provider
Online Service Provider
OSP provides Internet access in addition to members-only features, such as insta
Introduction to Computer Science Management and Advanced Softwares
(Chapter Five) Vocabulary
Example of document Management
Portable Document format
Helps companies record and report their financial transactions
Web page author
Introduction to Computer Science Software and Databases (Chapter Four)
1) To make business activities more efficient
2) To assist with graphics and multimedia projects
30 to support home, personal and educational tasks
Introduction to Computer Science Input and Output (Chapter One)
a device through which the computer reads information
a device through which the computer gives us information
manipulates and removes data, interprets inst
Introduction to Computer Science Abbreviations and Systems Study Guide
Measurement of the amount of time it takes the process to read data, instructions, and
information from memory.
ALU (Arithmetic and Logic Unit)
Component of a processor tha