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GST103

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_____________ is referred to as processed data or a meaningful statement

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______________hold data in the form of physical variables rather than numerical quantities

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UPS stands for_____________

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The _____________ Key deletes the characters to the left of the cursor when pressed and all other characters to the right of the cursor are shifted one space to the left.

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A machine language is ______________ dependent

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A ______________ works by dividing an image into microscopic rows and columns and measuring, like the film in a camera how much light reflects from each individual intersection of the rows and columns.

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The ____________ keys can be likened with the conventional typewriter keys.

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MSI is the acronym for______________

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The computer hardware are driven by the_______________

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Most of today’s computers are______________ computers

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A ______________ is used to create, edit, save and print reports.

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The _____________method of data processing involves the use of machines such as typewriter, roneo machines, adding machines and the like.

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A _____________is made up of group of instructions to perform a task.

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______________ are peripheral devices used to digitize (convert to electronic format) artwork, photographs, text or other items from hard copy.

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A _____________ is a series of coded instructions showing the logical steps the computer follows to solve a given problem.

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True or False. Fiberglass cannot conduct electricity

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A _____________ is a collection of related information defined by its creator.

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Computers use disk to store______________.

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A _______________ is the unit of work in a system

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The _____________Computers have memory capacity in the range 128K bytes to 256 Kbytes

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WAN stands for____________

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The different categories of personnel that operates the computer are called______________

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The computer system is made up of the hardware and _____________.

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______________ scanners look and act more like fax machines.

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The speed of a CPU is measured in ____________

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The purpose of an ______________ is to provide an environment in which a user may execute programs.

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LARC stands for______________

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A ____________ language is computer dependent.

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ROM is the acronym for____________

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A small battery powers a ___________ to keep track of the time when the PC is turned off.

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_____________ represent its variable in the form of digits.

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When the ___________ key is pressed, the capital letters on the alphanumeric keys are activated.

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All the electronic components in a PC are mounted on a piece of fiberglass called the____________.

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_____________ is one of the greatest threats to computers and computer applications.

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OCR stands for_______________

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True or False. EDVAC was able to run orders of magnitude faster than ENIAC.

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The processing unit is made up of the Arithmetic and Logic Unit (ALU), control unit and ______________

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An _____________ is a computer program that accepts a source program in assembly language program reads and translates the entire program into an equivalent program in machine language called the object

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Eckert and Mauchly developed UNIVAC in ______________

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______________are the series of instructions that enable the computer to perform a task or group of tasks

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The computer software could be divided into two major groups: System Software and _______________

 

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The ______________ Key moves the cursor by five spaces to the right when pressed.

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ENIAC is the acronym for_______________

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The purpose of an operating system is to provide an environment in which a user may ______________ programs.

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The manual data processing operations entail considerable_____________.

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A ______________ is a computer program that accepts a source program in one high-level language, reads and translates the entire user’s program into an equivalent program in machine language, called the object program or object code

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The ____________method of data processing involves the use of chalk, wall, pen pencil and the like.

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The ______________ is the primary interface between the user and the rest of the system.

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FORTRAN was developed in the year_____________

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In_____________, Seymour Cray developed the CDC 6600

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