Computer Parts Review

Basic Computer Review – PDF VERSION

Label External Computer Parts
http://avconline.avc.edu/ebeyer/interactions/labl_comp_sys.htm

Label Internal Components of a Computer System
http://avconline.avc.edu/ebeyer/interactions/labelSysCompRevA.html

Build a CPU
http://avconline.avc.edu/ebeyer/interactions/BuildCPU.htm

Watch Video about Resolution
http://avconline.avc.edu/ebeyer/interactions/PixelDemoRevB.html

Hardware is the physical equipment that makes up a computer. Go to pricewatch.com and find a price for a 20 Wide Screen Monitor.

Model _______________________
Price ________________________

Software are the instructions or programs that tell a computer what to do.  Visit nextag.com and find the price for “Adobe Design and Web Premium CS6 for Windows”.
Place _______________________
Price _______________________

Please give one website that offers academically priced software.
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There are places on the internet that allow you to search for and download software.  Visit download.cnet.com or tucows.com and notice the different categories.

Also notice there are different types of licenses: List three.
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What about viruses and spyware?  There are free programs that can be downloaded.  The two that I use are adaware and spybot.  I found both of these on download.cnet.com.  Make sure you keep the definitions up to date.

What do input devices do?  And list 3
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What do output devices do?  And list 3
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What does a modem do?
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Wireless Network. What do you need in order to have a wireless network at your house.

Disc Sensitivity.  What are some things you should avoid to insure your CDs or DVDs don’t get damaged?
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