Type
Crossword
Description

A sequence of instructions suitable for processing by a computer. COMPUTERPROGRAM
The rules that govern the structure of language statements; in particular, the rules for forming statements in a source language correctly. SYNTAX
An error in the rules that govern the structure of language statements. SYNTAXERROR
A program that runs in the context of a browser. APPLET
A program that runs when translated by a Java computer. APPLICATION
Binary digit. The smallest unit of information for data storage and transmission. Each bit is considered to be either a "0" or a "1". BIT
A set of bits normally considered as a unit, it normally consists of eight bits and corresponds to a single character of information. BYTE
Hardware, software, or both, that allow a user to interact with and perform operations on a system, program, or other device. USERINTERFACE
A program that translates a program into machine code that can be converted into an executable program (an object program). COMPILER
An ordered set of well-defined instructions for the solution of a problem in a finite number of steps. ALGORITHM
Used to describe a complete data processing system, with the flow of data through clerical operations involved, down to the level of individual programs, but excluding such programs. FLOWCHART

Coding Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A list of steps to finish a task. A set of instructions that can be performed with or without a computer. For example, the collection of steps to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich is an algorithm. algorithm
Another term for parameter argument
A wireless method of sending information using radio waves. Wi-Fi
A number or string (or other things to be named later) that can be stored in a variable or computed in an expression. value
A way of representing information using only two options. binary
A name that refers to a value. Stores a piece of data, and gives it a specific name. variable
a data type that has two possible values: “true” and “false” Boolean
A relatively easy-to-remember address for calling a web page (like www.code.org). URL
An error in a program that prevents the program from running as expected. bug
The set of rules that defines the combinations of symbols that are considered to be a correctly structured document or fragment in that language. Syntax
A datatype that is a single character which can be a letter, number, or symbol. character
One or more commands or algorithm(s) designed to be carried out by a computer. code
Any finite sequence of characters (i.e., letters, numerals, symbols and punctuation marks) string
Computers that exist only to provide things to others. server
An instruction for the computer. Many commands put together make up algorithms and computer programs. command
is a detailed, yet readable, description of what a computer program or algorithm must do, expressed in languages that humans use naturally rather than in a programming language pseudocode
Information in a program that is meant for other programmers (or anyone reading the source code) and has no effect on the execution of the program comment
Information data
Finding and fixing errors in programs debugging
A collection of instructions (algorithms) that performs a specific task when executed by a computer. program
A name used inside a function to refer to the value which was passed to it as an argument. parameter
Small chunks of information that have been carefully formed from larger chunks of information packets
The construct that allows the repeated execution of segment of code until a terminating condition has been satisfied loop
A repetitive action or command typically created with programming loops. iteration
Break a problem down into smaller pieces. decompose
Someone who acts safely, responsibly, and respectfully online digitalcitizen
An action that causes something to happen. event
A number assigned to any item that is connected to the Internet IPaddress
A data type that represents a positive or negative whole number integer
The information about someone on the Internet. digitalfootprint
Sometimes called a procedure. A named sequence of statements that performs some useful operation function
Data to be entered into a computer for processing input

Python Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Personal Digital Assistant PDA
A person who writes computer programs Programmer
Programming Language Python
Represented all in zeros and ones Machine Language
Reads the source code of the program as written by programmers Interpreter
Text editor to write instructions into a file Script
Sequence of Python states that have been crafted to do something Program
Perform some set of statements repeatedly, usually with some variation Repeated Execution
Get data from the “outside world”. Input
Display the results of the program on a screen or store them in a file Output
Perform statements one after another in the order they are encountered in the script. Sequential Execution
Check for certain conditions and then execute or skip a sequence of statements Conditional Execution
when your program has good syntax but there is a mistake in the order of the statements Logic Errors
A property of a program that can run on more than one kind of computer Portability
An instruction that causes the Python interpreter to display a value on the screen Print Statement
The process of formulating a problem, finding a solution, and expressing the solution Problem Solving
A set of instructions that specifies a computation Program
When a program displays a message and pauses for the user to type some input to the program Prompt
Stores programs and data and retains its information even when the power is turned off. Secondary Memory
The meaning of a program Semantics
An error in a program that makes it do something other than what the programmer intended Semantic Error
A program in a high-level language Source Code

Technology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The opening page of a website. homepage
A computer language used to create web pages. HTML
A file format for compressing pictures JPEG
A link from a hypertext file or document to another location or file, activated by clicking on a highlighted word or image on the screen. hyperlink
The ability to use technology to find, organize, and evaluate information. digitalliteracy
A group of networked computers that share a common address (.edu, .com). Domain
The process of converting data into code. encryption
A security system that protects a network. firewall
A way to narrow search results by using the operators AND, OR, & NOT. BooleanLogic
A temporary storage place for quick retrieval of frequently used data. cache
A small text file stored in a computer’s hard drive by a website. cookie
An organized collection of information that is searchable. database
To practice appropriate and responsible behavior when using technology digitalcitizenship
The text field in a web browser where an URL is displayed or typed. addressbar
The amount of data that can be sent through a connection at one time. bandwidth
To save the URL of a webpage for easy access in the future. bookmark
Instructions you input for a computer to follow. code
The action of writing CODE or instructions for the computer to follow. programming
An unit of memory (8 binary digits represent a character). byte
Central Processing Unit- The brain of the computer. cpu
A program that searches for items in a database or sites on the WWW. searchengine
Uniform Resource Locator- The address of a resource on the WWW. url
A program used to navigate the WWW. browser
The global system of interconnected computer networks that link billions of devices. internet
A set of computers connected together for the purpose of sharing resources. network
Hyper Text Transfer Protocol- the set of rules for transferring files on the World Wide Web. http

Computer Basics ! Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Computer Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The smallest unit of data in a computer. Bit
A group of eight bits. Byte
An instance of a program running in a computer. Process
A panel of keys that operate a computer or typewriter. Keyboard
A collection of instructions that performs a specific task. Programs
A computer that stores and performs a series of operations. Digital
Internal storage areas in the computer. Memory
An acronym for random access memory. RAM
A graphics program that enables you to draw pictures. Draw
A combined device for modulation and demodulation. Modem
The action or process of recording sound or a performance. Recorder
A block of arbitrary information. File
A small handheld device to move the cursor on a computer screen. Mouse
Built in computer memory containing data that normally can only be read. ROM
Communication channels to facilitate communication. Network
A device that captures images from photographic prints. Scanner
Including related links, information, and terms. Folder
A place where power or information leaves a system. Output
A flat panel or area on which images and data are displayed. Screen
The result of processed user input. Graphical
Any auxiliary device that connects to and works with the computer in some way. Peripheral
Popular output devices used with computer systems. Speakers
Data put into a computer. Input
A printer that interprets commands from a computer. Plotter
A person who uses a computer or network service. User
A boundary across which two independent systems meet. Interface
The graphical user interface. GUI
Any device that prints text or illustrations on paper. Printer
A model for delivering information technologicly services. Cloud

C Programming for Problem Solving Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

where does the execution of any C program begin? main
Who is the father of C language? Dennis Ritchie
which function is used to print the output? printf
which built in function is used to read the data from keyboard? scanf
data type that has no value void
data type used to store whole numbers int
data types used to store real numbers float
pictorial representation of an algorithm flowchart
Pre-defined words in a C compiler keyword
\n refers to ? newline
A named location in a memory, used to store a data value Variable
which operators are used to compare 2 quantities? relational
identify the operator: ++ increment
built in function used to find the square root sqrt
which decision making statement used for menu selection switch
Program which converts the C program into machine code compiler

computing Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A sequence of data values, usually bytes, which usually stand for characters. string
a number which is not a fraction; a whole number. integer
The central module of an operating system kernel
The repetition of a process or utterance. iteration
Discarded electronic appliances such as mobile phones, computers, and televisions. e-waste
One of the three basic logic structures in computer programming. The other two logic structures are selection and loop. sequence
a process or set of rules to be followed in calculations or other problem-solving operations, especially by a computer algorithm
is a computer program that performs the translation of a program written in a given programming language into a functionally equivalent program in a different computer language translator
a program that converts instructions into a machine-code or lower-level form so that they can be read and executed by a computer compiler
a program that can analyse and execute a program line by line. interpreter
the place where an algorithm or program branches in different directions. selection
where information is organized in layers nesting
any positive or negative number. real
any letter, number, space, punctuation mark, or symbol that can be typed on a computer. character
a value that can change, depending on conditions or on information passed to the program. variable
a value that never changes. constant
introduce names in a program, for example the names of variables, namespaces, functions and classes. declaration
the allocation of someone or something as belonging to a particular group or category assignment
A symbol that represents a specific action. For example, a plus sign (+) is an operator that represents addition. operator
The act of getting so drunk while playing a cooperative online game that your team has not chance of success. murch

Cyber Security Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Programming Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A set of instructions for the computer that when executed, gives results. Computer Program
A special language that allows people to instruct computers to perform an action or set of actions. Programming Language
People who create, modify, and test code. Computer Programmers
A computer language that only consists of 1's and 0's. Binary
The program itself, as written by the programmer. Source code
The items that your program works with, such as integers and character strings. Data
A sort of box or holder that can be used to store a value. Variable
A programming language construction that allows the programmer to instruct the computer to perform an instruction or set of instructions over and over again. Loop
A methodical process of finding a reducing the number of defects in a computer program. Debug
an error in a software program. Bug

Programming Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A list of steps to finish a task. A set of instructions that can be performed with or without a computer Algorithm
This is the computer programming language that we are working with this term. Scratch
Something that can vary in a program, or be set by the programmer Variable
One or more commands or algorithms designed to be carried out by a computer Program
An error in a program that prevents the program form running as expected Bug
An instruction for the computer command
An action that causes something to happen Event
A way to give information to a computer Input
A way to get information out of a computer output
To do something again repeat
The common programming structure that implements "conditional statements" IfThenStatement
Changing the appearance of a sprite Costume
A character in your program Sprite
The actual blocks/text of your code Script
Code is organized into layers; placing conditions inside other conditions Nesting
All programs are based on this idea, a set plan which makes sense as you move through the directions Logic