Type
Crossword
Description

Allows mobile devices to connect quickly to the internet and it is connected without cables Wi-Fi
A high-speed connection to the internet. Broadband
Total amount of data that can be transferred from one point to another Bandwidth
Electronic transmission of information that has been created digitally through various devices like smartphone and laptop Digital Communication
Resources from different computers in different location instead of using resources for one single computer Grid computing
A company that has a permanent, fast connection to the internet. ISP
A blog that contains video content. Vlog
Using storage, software and othe resources from remote servers on a network through the internet. Cloud computing
Transmission of a file from one computer system to another. Downloading
Moving digital files from your computer and placing it to a central server. Uploading
The list of web pages a user has visited recently History
Transmission of voice and multimedia content over Internet Protocol VoIP

Computer Networks Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is it called when computers and other devices that are connected to share hardware, software, and data? Computer Network
A real time, face to face meeting between individuals not in the physically in the same place is called? Videoconference
A phone, such as a cellular or satellite phone, that uses a wireless network. mobile phone
The act of working from a remote location bu using computers and networking technology. telecommute
The use of networking technology to provide medical information and services telemedicine
A network that uses a central device connected directly to several other devices star network
In a client-server network, a computer that is dedicated to processing client requests. server
A location that provides wireless Internet access. hotspot
A network in which computers and other devices are connected to the network via physical cables Wired Network
A network in which computers and other devices are connected without physical cables Wireless Network
A network that uses a central cable to which all network devices connect. Bus Network
In a client server network, a computer or other device that requests and uses network resources. Client
To retrieve files from a server download
to transfer files to a server upload
a private network that is set up similarly to the internet and is accesses via a Web browser Intranet
The amount of data that can be transferred, such as via a bus or over a networking medium, in a given time period. bandwidth
An intranet that is at least partially accessible to authorized outsiders. Extranet
The amount of data that is transferred under real life conditions. Throughput
A method of transmitting data in which data is sent out to all nodes on a network and is retrieved only by the intended recipient. Broadcasting
A networking standard for very short-range wireless connections Bluetooth

Data Communication Worksheet [BSS] Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The number of components involved in data communication FOUR
A set of computers connected together for the purpose of sharing resources. NETWORK
A network topology that requires a Hub/Switch Star
This topology makes use of the term token passing Ring
This type of network is not limited to a geographical area, can span national and international boundaries. WAN
A set of rules governing the transfer of files over the internet FTP
A group of people with common interest who communicate by posting messages and replies on the internet newsgroup
A wired transmission media that is susceptible to interference. UTP
Used to connect peripheral devices to a computer. Firewire
Wireless transmission media used for telephones, cell phones, televisions, pagers, citizens band radios, Wi-Fi Ethernet, and Bluetooth. radiowaves
Requires a line-of-sight transmission Infrared
This is a protocol which governs the transmission of voice over the internet. VOIP

Digital Technology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

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

Networking Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What are two or more computers connected by a wireless radio connection so that they can exchange information a part of? Network
What are a group of computers in a small geographic area a part of? LAN
What is used to centralize data and share it or save it in a network? Server
What is a computer that is not a server and is used by individuals? Client
What is a special electronic circuit inside any computer attached to a network? Networkinterface
What physically copnnects computers to one another in a network? Networkcable
What kind of network cable is most commonly used? Twistedpaircable
What is the part of a company’s network that allows access to nonemployees? Extranet
What is the part of a company’s network that allows access to employees? Intranet
What does HTTP stand for Hypertext
What is SMTP's (Simple Mail transfer Protocol) most common form? email
What is another name for 1 byte? Octet
What sends out a message to all devices on the same network segment? Broadcast
What acts as a security guard between the internet and a network? Firewall
What sends signals over different frequencies at once? Broadband
What is a device that can connect multiple network segments? router
What are devices that change digital data into analog for transmission over analog network medium and then back to digital at the receiving end? Modem
What is the data rate supported by a network connection or interface? Bandwidth
What are any devices that connect network environments that are not alike? Gateways
What is used to connect multiple devices on the same network within a building or campus? Switches
What is the most basic networking device that connects multiple computers or network devices together? Hub
What indicates your computer's virtual location in a network? IPadress

Technology Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Internet Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Type of internet service that connects wirelessly through mobile phone services. 3G and 4G service
Device used to access the internet, computer, tablet, phone, or printer. Access device
Appears after the path, tells browser to load a specific part of the page usually begins with a #. Anchor
Maximum data transfer rate of a network or Internet connection. It measures how much data can be sent over a specific connection in a given amount of time. Bandwidth
Fast data transfer speeds, always connected and can transmit multiple signals simultaneously. Broadband service
A software application used to locate and display web pages. Browser
Usually identifies the organization in a URL. Domain name
(DNS) translated domain names into IP addresses. Domain server
Commercial transactions conducted electronically online. Ecommerce
Messages distributed by electronic means from one computer user to one or more recipients via a network. Email
Loads a specific page, separated by a /. File path
Acts as a host or network interface identification and location addressing. IP Address
Provides internet access, such as XFINITY. ISP
Device that enables a computer to transmit data, either hard wired or wireless, to the internet. Modem
Unit of data that is routed between an origin and destination. Packets
String of characters after the path, begins with a ? Parameters
Device that forwards data packets along networks. It is connected to at least two networks either LANs or WANs. Router
Most URLs begin with http or https. Scheme
A program that searches for and identifies items in a database that correspond to keywords or characters specified by the user, used especially for finding particular sites on the World Wide Web. Search engine
To work from home, making use of the internet, e-mail, and the telephone. Telecommuting

Computer Basics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Chapter 6 - Networks Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A device for connecting multiple network devices and multiple segments. Switch
A private data resource using the same technology as the internet. Intranet
A set of rules or standards that control communication between devices. Protocol
Automatic switching to a backup computer system in the event of system failure. Failover
Software that provides services to a client, or the hardware that is running it. Server
Software or hardware that requests services from a server. Client
A device for connecting multiple network devices in one segment. Hub
The purpose of scrambling data so it can be sent securely over networks. Encryption
Device that forwards data packets to the appropriate parts of a computer network. Router
Device which converts between digital and analogue signals, e.g. telephone line to computer. Modem
Formatted unit of data sent across networks. Packet
The amount of data that can be transferred from one point to another in a given time period. Bandwidth
Device that connects different network segments and media. Bridge

Telecommunications, Networks, and the Internet Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the amount of data that can travel over an analog medium bandwidth
A data transmission method in which control bits surround each byte of data asynchronous transmission
A special type of modem that provides fast transmission speeds cable modem
A collection of tiny wires in which data is transmitted from bus
A medium used for carrying information between computers and networks communications medium
A message sent or received remotely over a computer network e-mail
A special type of computer that allows other computers to share its resources file server
special hardware/software that prevents or restricts access to, or from, a network firewall
the simultaneous transmission of information of data in both directions at the same time full-duplex transmission
hardware/software that allows communication between dissimilar networks gateway
A combination of networks having different topologies hybrid topology
A set of codes used to create pages for the World Wide Web HTTP
A computer used to facilitate the sending and receiving of electronic mail messages mail server
A wide-area network limited to a specific geographical area MAN
A type of server that allows multiple users to share the same printer printer server
A set of rules and procedures for exchanging information between network devices and computers protocol
An internet service provider that serves one or more states regional ISP
A computer and its associated storage devices that are accessed remotely over a network by users server
An Internet address for the site a user wants to visit URL
an extra bit added to a byte to ensure there is always either a predetermined even or odd number of bits parity bit