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CMPTR 3rd Edition

CMPTR (3rd Edition)

Book Edition3rd Edition
Author(s)Pinard, Romer, Morley
PublisherCengage Learning
SubjectComputer Science
Chapter 4, End of Chapter, QUIZ YOURSELF, Exercise 1
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Describe what a computer network is and what it is used for.

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A group of computers that is organized for sharing the information and resources.


A computer network is an organized collection of computers that allows users to share resources as well as facilitates communication by transmitting data and sound over the network.

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A computer network is a group of computers or hardware devices that are associated with one another to facilitate resource sharing. This network is used for sharing files, software, data, and hardware among network users.

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