The System Unit
o Differentiate between the four basic types of system units.
o Describe system boards, including sockets, slots, and bus lines.
o Recognize different microprocessors, including microprocessor ch
Example of a Table.
What are tables used for?
Tables are used to make data easier to interpret or to just give your document more impact.
<th>What are tables used for?</th>
<td>Tables are used to make data easier t
Reference HTML Cheatsheet
C re ate s an HTML docum e nt
Se ts off the title and othe r inform ation that isn't displaye d on the W e b page itse lf
Se ts off the visible portion of the docum e nt
Chapter 2: The Internet and World Wide Web
. What is a network?
0 Collection of computers and devices connected together
. What is the Internet?
0 Worldwide collection of networks that links millions of computers together
. How do users connect to the Int
LIS 7008 Section 01 Midterm Exam Fall 2008
Name (please print): Solution
You have 75 minutes to complete this exam. Time will begin after we have read through it
0 You may use your own personal copy of the textbook along with any notes or othe
o Describe the differences between system software and application software.
o Identify the four types of system software programs.
o Explain the basic functions, features, and categories of oper
Information Technology, the Internet, and You
o Explain the parts of an information system: people, procedures, software, hardware,
data, and the Internet.
o Distinguish between system software and application s
Communications and Networks
o Explain connectivity, the wireless revolution, and communication systems.
o Describe physical and wireless communication channels.
o Differentiate between connection devices and ser
o Distinguish between primary and secondary storage.
o Identify the important characteristics of secondary storage including media,
capacity, storage devices, and access speed.
o Describe hard
o Identify general purpose applications.
o Describe word processors, spreadsheets, database management systems, and
presentation programs and database management systems.
o Identify speciali
Input and Output
o Define input.
o Describe keyboard entry including types and features of keyboards and keyboard
o Identify different pointing devices including game controllers and styluses.
The Internet, the Web, and Electronic Commerce
o Explain the origins of the Internet and the Web.
o Explain how to access the Web using providers and browsers.
o Compare different Internet communications, includ
Complete each statement.
1. A(n) is an input device that contains keys users press to enter data into a
2. A(n) is a keyboard designed specically for users that enjoy playing games on
Test 2 Review
Guidelines for selecting a processor
Three popular coding systems to represent data
Basic storage unit in memory
Features of ROM
How is memory measured?
How much RAM d
Defines a section of text as either a hyperlink (using HREF) or as the target of another hyperlink (using
Defines text as being quoted material. This text is separated from other text, usually in