Go! with Computer Concepts, Getting Started / Edition 1

Go! with Computer Concepts, Getting Started / Edition 1

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by Shelley Gaskin, Diane Coyle, Diane M. Coyle
     
 

The primary goal of GO! with Computer Concepts Getting Started, 1/e, is to introduce students to basic computer concepts. Definition and discussion of computer types, hardware, software, network types and safe computing practices. Ideal for students and others seeking a conclusive introduction to computer concepts.

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The primary goal of GO! with Computer Concepts Getting Started, 1/e, is to introduce students to basic computer concepts. Definition and discussion of computer types, hardware, software, network types and safe computing practices. Ideal for students and others seeking a conclusive introduction to computer concepts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132327930
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
04/25/2007
Series:
Go! Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
8.23(w) x 10.82(h) x 0.22(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 4-Basic Computer Concepts

Objective 1: Define Computer and Identify the Four Basic Computing Functions

Objective 2: Identify the Different Types of Computers

a. Microcomputers

b. Servers

c. Mainframe Computers

d. Supercomputers

e. Embedded Computers

Objective 3: Describe Hardware Devices and Their Uses

a. System Unit

b. Storage Devices

c. Evaluating Your System

d. Ports

e. Input Devices

f. Output Devices

Objective 4: Identify Types of Software and Their Uses

a. System Software

b. Application Software

Objective 5: Describe Networks and Define Network Terms

Objective 6: Identify Safe Computing Practices

a. Computer Maintenance

b. Viruses

c. Spyware

d. Protecting Yourself and Your Computer

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