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Short for digital versatile disc or digital video disc DVD
- is the physical aspect of computers, telecommunications, and other devices. Hardware
The programs used to direct the operation of a computer Software
a computer designed for use by one person at a time PersonalComputer
short for Universal Serial Bus USB
the ability to use information and communication technologies to find, evaluate, create, and communicate information, requiring both cognitive and technical skills. Digitalliteracy
refers to the copying and archiving of computer data so it may be used to restore the original after a data loss event. Backup
A means of providing a common topic identifier in text and chat messages so they can be searched as a group. hashtag
a pre-pressed optical compact disc which contains data. CdROM
The fundamental structure of a system or organization. Infrastructure
The primary computer storage device, which spins, reads and writes one or more fixed disk platters. HardDrive
The global communication network that allows almost all computers worldwide to connect and exchange information. Internet
Short for modulator-demodulator. A modem is a device or program that enables a computer to transmit data over, for example, telephone or cable lines. Modem
a printed circuit board containing the principal components of a computer or other device, with connectors into which other circuit boards can be slotted. motherboard
is an acronym for random access memory RAM
Most of your music collection is probably in digital format, either on CDs or as files on your computer. sOUNDCARD
connects to the motherboard of a computer system and generates output images to display. vIDEOCARD
is basically a system of Internet servers that support specially formatted documents. WORLDWIDEWEB
is a disk drive that uses laser light or electromagnetic waves within or near the visible light spectrum as part of the process of reading or writing data to or from optical discs. OPTICALDISKDRIVE
is the electronic circuitry within a computer that carries out the instructions of a computer program by performing the basic arithmetic, logical, control and input/output (I/O) operations specified by the instructions. cpu

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Computer Terms Crossword

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is the ability to use information and communication technologies to find, evaluate, create, and communicate information, requiring both cognitive and technical skills Digital Literacy
a computer designed for use by one person at a time. Personal Computer
is the collection of physical parts of a computer system. Hardware
is a generic term for organized collections of computer data and instructions Software
one of the most essential parts of a computer system. Motherboard
A central processing unit CPU
refers to the copying and archiving of computer data so it may be used to restore the original after a data loss event. Back Up
The primary computer storage device, which spins, reads and writes one or more fixed disk platters. Hard Drive
Short for digital versatile disc or digital video disc DVD
a device or program that enables a computer to transmit data over Modem
a widely used sans-serif typeface developed in 1957 by Swiss typeface designer Max Miedinger Helvetica
Universal Serial Bus USB
The global communication network that allows almost all computers worldwide to connect and exchange information. Internet
providing a common topic identifier in text and chat messages so they can be searched as a group. Commonly used in tweets hashtag
connects to the motherboard of a computer system and generates output images to display. Video Card

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Review of digital literacy unit Crossword

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To copy files to a second medium (a disk or tape) as a precaution in case the first medium fails. Back Up
type of optical disk capable of storing large amounts of data -- up to 1GB, although the most common size is 650MB (megabytes). CD-ROMA
The amount of time the CPU is actually executing instructions. During the execution of most programs, the CPU sits idle much of the time while the computer fetches data from the keyboard or disk, or sends data to an output device. CPU
Any system based on discontinuous data or events. Computers are digital machines because at the basic level they can distinguish between just two values, 0 and 1. Digital Liteacy
A type of compact disc able to store large amounts of data, especially high-resolution audiovisual material. DVD
a high-capacity, self-contained storage device containing a read-write mechanism plus one or more hard disks, inside a sealed unit. Also called hard disk drive. Hard drive
A modem (modulator-demodulator) is a device or program that enables a computer to transmit data over, for example, telephone or cable lines. Modem
In computing, an optical disc drive (ODD) is a disk drive that uses laser light or electromagnetic waves within or near the visible light spectrum as part of the process of reading or writing data to or from optical discs. Optical Disk Drive
a computer designed for use by one person at a time. Personal Computer
RAM is an acronym for random access memory. It is the most common type of memory found in computers and other devices, such and printers. RAM
The main circuit board of a microcomputer. The motherboard contains the connectors for attaching additional boards. Software Mother Board
An expansion board that enables a computer to manipulate and output sounds. Sound cards are necessary for nearly all CD-ROMs and have become commonplace on modern personal computers. Sound Card
A printed circuit board controlling output to a display screen. Video Card
Is a widely used sans-serif typeface developed in 1957 by Swiss typeface designer Max Miedinger with input from Eduard Hoffmann. It is a neo-grotesque or realist design, one influenced by the famous 19th century typeface Akzidenz-Grotesk and other German and Swiss designs. Helvetica
Short for Universal Serial Bus, is an industry standard developed in the mid-1990s that defines the cables, connectors and communications protocols used in a bus for connection, communication, and power supply between computers and electronic devices. USB

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Computer Crossword Puzzle

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A screen that displays an image that is being generated by a computer. monitor
The set of keys that are used to type words on a computer or typewriter. keyboard
A small device that is connected to a computer that you move with your hand to help you click on items on the computer screen. mouse
A machine that is used for printing documents, pictures, etc. printer
An electronic device that can intensify speeches, music, etc., and made audible throughout a room, hall, or the like. speaker
A set of facts or figures that can be displayed through a computer, especially in columns. table
or the Central Processing Unit is the component of a computer system that processes and exchanges data with the peripherals. CPU
The main circuit board of a computer that holds together many of the important components of a computer. motherboard
are on a keyboard to help you enter information on the computer. Keys
where you can find the images on your electronic device. Screen
where you can find the physical components of an electronic device. hardware
a computer program where you can look up and information on the internet. Browser
A group of files or documents that are stored together by a title on your computer. folders
A brief comment or explanation. notes
A small picture on a computer screen that represents a program or function that can be opened. icons
Booting a computer system again usually due to a problem. reboot
A special kind of cord that enables you to connect a computer to another device. USB
An disk that contains usually a video recording or computer data. DVD
To look up something. search

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Computer Safety Crossword

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Small circuit board that controls processing within a computer microprocessor
Physical parts of a computer Hardware
A program that contains instructions for a computer Software
Applications are also known as Apps
Consists of information Message
Refers to the method used to enter or transmit your message to a computer Input
Information or data retrieved or received from a computer Output
"Brain of the computer" CPU
Input/Output device that reads data from and writes data to a disK Diskdrive
Output device that displays text and graphics on a screen Monitor
Input device used for commands and navigation Mouse
Input device with an arrangement of letters, etc. Keyboard
First line of defense Password
An unauthorized user able to access and misuse information Hacker
A destructive program loaded onto a computer Virus
Defamation by written or printed words or pictures Libel
Defamation by oral utterance Slander
A program that allows users to view web pages and online information Browser
Sotware that has been written to detect, isolate, and destroy viruses Antivirusprogram
A web address URL
Any word, phrase, or picure that, when clicked, take the user to another location Hyperlink
Electronic mail Email
Playing video and sound in real time Streaming
Retrieving somehting fromt he internet and storing it on a disk drive Downloading
Using material antoher person has created and claims it as your own Plagiarism

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Technology Crossword Puzzle

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A client software program that runs against a Web server or other Internet server and enables a user to navigate the World Wide Web (WWW) to access and display data. Browser
A part of a computer system or network that is designed to block unauthorized access while permitting outward communication. Firewall
The combination of typeface and other qualities, such as size, pitch, and spacing. Font
A word or group of words that act as a way to cross reference to other documents or files on the computer. Link
A device that feeds data into a computer, such as a keyboard or mouse. Input
Any computer-generated information displayed on screen, printed on paper or in machine readable form, such as disk and tape. Output
Usually comprises the display device, circuitry, casing, and power supply. Monitor
Sending an email, posting photos on a social media site and using your webcam. Upload
An error, flaw, failure, or fault in a computer program or system that causes it to produce an incorrect or unexpected result or to behave in unintended ways. Bug
Usually consists of eight bits. Byte
The exclusive right, as recognized separately in each country, to publish and sell literary, artistic, or musical materials. Copyright
copy (data) from one computer system to another, typically over the Internet. Download
The collection of physical parts of a computer system. Hardware
A software system that links topics on the screen to related information and graphics, which are typically accessed by a point-and-click method. Hypertext
A measure of the amount of computational work that a computer system performs. Load

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Digital Technology Crossword

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computer resources must be ready for use by authorized users when needed availability
keep information protected from unauthorized disclosure or viewing confidentiality
process of converting data into a secret code for transmission over a public network cryptography
separate two or more parts of a network to control data exchange between each other firewall
prevent data from being modified or tampered with integrity
rate at which a processor can complete a processing cycle clock speed
data sent to your computer by a Web server that records your actions on a certain Web site cookie
code made up of numbers separated by three dots that identifies a particular computer on the Internet IP address
computer network limited to a small area such as an office building, university, or even a residential home LAN
main circuit board of your computer and is also known as the mainboard or logic board motherboard
each motherboard has a collection of chips and controllers known as _____ chipset
external device that provides input and output for the computer (e.g. keyboard, mouse) peripheral
memory containing hardwired instructions that the computer uses when it boots up, before the system software loads ROM
protocol used for sending e-mail over the Internet using a set of commands that authenticate and direct the transfer of electronic mail SMTP
hardware or software that acts as a bridge between two networks so that data can be transferred between a number of computers gateway

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Computer Basics ! Crossword

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an electronic device that manipulates information, or data. It has the ability to store, retrieve, and process data Computer
any part of your computer that has a physical structure, such as the keyboard or mouse. Hardware
any set of instructions that tells the hardware what to do and how to do it Softwarwe
the metal and plastic box that contains the main components Computer Case
one of the main ways to communicate with a computer. Keyboard
another important tool for communicating with computers. Commonly known as a pointing device. Mouse
is used to print documents, photos, and anything else that appears on your screen. printer
is the computer's main circuit board motherboard
your system's short-term memory RAM
where your software, documents, and other files are stored hard drive
is the most important software that runs on a computer. It manages the computer's memory and processes, as well as all of its software and hardware. It also allows you to communicate with the computer without knowing how to speak the computer's language operating system
What id a shorter term for Wireless Internet Connection Wifi
is a type of software that allows you to perform specific tasks app
llows you to write a letter, design a flyer, and create many other types of documents word proccessor
the tool you use to access the Internet web browser
any type of software that is designed to damage your computer or gain unauthorized access to your personal information Malware
measured in megahertz (MHz), or millions of instructions per second; and gigahertz (GHz), or billions of instructions per second. speed
When you save a file, the data is written to the hard drive, which acts as long-term storage
is responsible for what you see on the monitor video card
also called an audio card—is responsible for what you hear in the speakers or headphones sound card

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BTT101 Crossword

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In computing the phrase backup means to copy files to a second medium (a disk or tape) as a precaution in case the first medium fails. Back Up
A type of optical disk capable of storing large amounts of data. CD-ROM
The CPU is the brains of the computer where most calculations take place. CPU
The ability to find, evaluate, utilize, share, and create content using information technologies and the Internet. Digital Literacy
DVD recording format that enables you to produce a DVD movie that can be edited directly to the disc. DVD
performs encryption on the disk drive at the hardware level. Hard Drive
Refers to objects that you can actually touch, like disks, disk drives,display screens, keyboards, printers, boards, and chips. Hardware
a hashtag is a way for users to organize tweets for Twitter search engines. Hashtag
a global network connecting millions of computers. Internet
The main circuit board of a microcomputer. Motherboard
A storage medium from which data is read and to which it is written by lasers. Optical Disk Drive
An expansion board that enables a computer to manipulate and output sounds. Sound Card
A printed circuit board controlling output to a display screen. Video Card
a system of Internet servers that support specially formatted documents. World Wide Web
an adevice or program that enables a computer to transmit data over, for example, telephone or cable lines. Modem
an information technology (IT) context refers to an enterprise's entire collection of hardware, software,networks, data centers, facilities and related equipment used to develop, test, operate, monitor, manage and/or support information technology services. Infrastructure
a widely used sans-serif typeface Helvetica

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Terms associated with 'Motherboard' Crossword

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is a specification used to outline motherboard configuration and dimensions in an effort to improve standardization. ATX
Four or six wire power supply connector that connects to the motherboard. Auxiliary Connector
Short for Basic Input/Output System, is a ROM chip located on all motherboards that allows you to access and set up your computer system at the most basic level. BIOS
Some number of short beeps that are sounded by the BIOS upon startup when a memory, cache or processor error is encountered. Beep Codes
Brains of the computer where most calculations take place. CPU
Is an architecture that offers breakthrough performance for the motherboard through efficient memory utilization and Direct AGP. DVMT
Is a connection or port located inside a computer on the motherboard or riser board that allows a computer hardware expansion card to be connected. Expansion Slot
Is a circuit that enables a computer to read and write information to a hard drive. Hard Disk Controller
Physical parts or components of a computer, such as the monitor, mouse, keyboard, computer data storage, hard disk drive (HDD), graphic cards, sound cards, memory (RAM), motherboard. Computer Hardware
A basic speaker on a motherboard that creates beeps, beeping noises, and mono tones. It is not a speaker for playing songs or music. It works even if your sound card is not working. Internal Speaker
Is an integrated circuit responsible for communications between the CPU interface, AGP, and the memory. Northbridge
Is an integrated circuit on the motherboard responsible for the hard drive controller, I/O controller and integrated hardware. Southbridge
Two wire cables that are color coded to help identify where they connect to the motherboard system panel connector. The black or white wire is the ground (GND) wire and the colored wire is the powered wire. System Panel Cables
Is commonly used to refer to a component, such as a sound card, network card (LAN), video card, or WLAN that is integrated onto the motherboard. On board
A test the computer must complete to verify all hardware is working properly before starting the remainder of the boot process. Power On Self Test
Is a plug-and-play interface that allows a computer to communicate with peripheral and other devices. Devices include keyboards, mice, music players and flash drives. USB
Power-On Self Test POST
A pin connection found on a computer motherboard that allow additional 1394 and USB connections to be added to the computer. USB Header
Short for voltage regulator module. It is either embedded into the motherboard or a separate, small circuit board that regulates and supplies the correct voltage to the processor. VRM
Type of crystal used in watches, computers, and other devices to keep time. Quartz Crystal
A circuit board that gives a computer motherboard the option for additional expansion cards to be added to the computer. Riser board
Short for real-time clock, is an integrated circuit on a computer's motherboard that is powered by the CMOS battery. RTC
Is a data connection between two or more devices connected to the computer. Local Bus
Processor _______ is a connection that allows a computer processors to be connected to a motherboard. socket
Today, ____ processors are no longer found in new computers and have been replaced by sockets. slot
The ___ _____ can be set either using the system BIOS or with jumpers located on the computer motherboard. FSB speed

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Cyber Security Crossword

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any software program in which advertising banners are displayed while the program is running. Adware
designed to detect and destroy computer viruses. Antivirus
an attempt by hackers to damage or destroy a computer network or system. Attack
a method, often secret, of bypassing normal authentication in a product back door
refers to the process of making copies of data or data files to use in the event the original data or data files are lost or destroyed. backup
refers to the process of making copies of data or data files to use in the event the original data or data files are lost or destroyed. Blended threat
are similar to worms and Trojans, but earn their unique name by performing a wide variety of automated tasks on behalf of their master (the cybercriminals) who are often safely located somewhere far across the Internet. bots
are small files that Web sites put on your computer hard disk drive when you first visit cookie
body of technologies, processes and practices designed to protect networks, computers, programs and data from attack, damage or unauthorized access cyber security
made possible by using algorithms to create complex codes out of simple data, effectively making it more difficult for cyberthieves to gain access to the information encryption
a network security system, either hardware- or software-based, that controls incoming and outgoing network traffic based on a set of rules. firewall
someone who seeks and exploits weaknesses in a computer system or computer network. hacker
global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite internet
a local or restricted communications network, especially a private network created using World Wide Web software. intranet
used to describe any code in any part of a software system or script that is intended to cause undesired effects, security breaches or damage to a system. malicious code
the activity of defrauding an online account holder of financial information by posing as a legitimate company. phishing
software that enables a user to obtain covert information about another's computer activities by transmitting data covertly from their hard drive. spyware
any malicious computer program which is used to hack into a computer by misleading users of its true intent trojan horse
a piece of code that is capable of copying itself and typically has a detrimental effect, such as corrupting the system or destroying data virus
a standalone malware computer program that replicates itself in order to spread to other computers. worm

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