It has the ability to store, retrieve, and process data. Also it is an electronic device that manipulates information, or data
computer
uses an electronic eye to detect movement and is easier to clean.
Optical mouse
what is any set of instructions that tells the hardware what to do and how to do it.
Software
what is the computers main circuit board
motherboard
Ram is an acronym of...
random access memory
what do most computers have located on the motherboard in order for you to insert various expansion cords
expansion slots
is the most important software that runs on a computer
operating system
the type of software that allows you to perform specific tasks
application
what is it called when you have more than on app open at the same time
mutli-tasking
if your battery isn't charged then the problem may be that your _________ isn't pulled in. fill in the blank with the best vocabulary.
AC adapter
applications for a desktop pr laptop computers are sometimes called....
desktop applications
a wireless ethernet connection
wifi
allows you to write a letter, design a flyer, and create many other types of documents
word processors
what internet service provider uses a broadband connection,which makes it much faster than dial up
DSL
what does mbps stand for
Megabits per second
a hardware device that allows you to connect several computers and other devices to a single Internet connection,
router
is a computer that serves up information to other computers on a network.
server
common operating app for typing research papers on computer
Microsoft Windows
is the science of equipment design and how specific equipment usage and placement can reduce a user's discomfort and increase productivity
Computer ergonomics
where your software, documents, and other files are stored
hard drive