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1. What the four segments of the information processing cycle? Input, Processing, Output and Storage 2. Besides the keyboard, mouse, storage devices, lists the five devices that can be used to enter information into a computer. Scanner, Digital Camera, Touch Pad, Touch Screen and Microphone 3. What part of the computer handles the tasks of calculating formulas and editing documents? Keyboard 4. What advantage do dual-core and quad-core processors have over single-core processors? 5. What is the technical name for the volatile computer workspace that is erased whenever the power is turned off? Memory Chips 6. Which storage device has no motor or other moving parts? Flash drives 7. What type of port allows up to 127 hardware devices to be connected to the computer host at 480 Mbps? The USB interface is designed to handle up to 127 devices at up to 480 Mbps. 8. What type of software can be copied freely and has no license agreement? Freeware 9. What is the basic purpose for a computer network? To communicate and to share 10. What two terms describe the data requester and data provider in a LAN? Client and Server 11. What is the name of the connector used on a network cable? UTP 12. What is the basic protocol that allows all computers on the Internet to interact? IP Address 13. Which protocol and application can you use if you need to transfer a file that is too large to email? File transfer Protocol 14. List at least three types of malware? Worms, Spyware, and Trojan 15. What term describes the act of illegally sharing a software application with someone else?
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