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Skills for Success with Computer Concepts Getting Started, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Vonda Keator

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Feb 13, 2012

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Skills for Success is the Microsoft Office 2010 textbook that recognizes how students learn today!

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Computer Concepts

 

Skill 1 Define Computer and Identify the Four Basic Computing Functions

 

Skill 2 Identify the Different Types of Computers

            Microcomputers

            Servers

            Supercomputers

            Embedded Computers

 

Skill 3 Describe Hardware Devices and Their Uses

            System Unit

            Input Devices

            Keyboards

            The Mouse

            The Processor

            Different CPUs

            Output Devices

            Monitors

            Printers

            Speakers and Multimedia Projectors

            Storage Devices

            Ports

            Evaluating Your System

 

Skill 4 Identify Types of Software and Their Uses

            System Software

            Operating Systems

            Utility Programs

            Application Software

 

Skill 5 Describe Networks and Define Network Terms

 

Skill 6 Identify Safe Computing Practices

            Computer Maintenance

            Viruses

            Spyware

            Protecting Yourself and Your Computer

 

Summary

Key Terms

Matching

Multiple Choice

 

Glossary

Index

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$15.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-508853-1