9781439081310

Introduction to Computers

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  • ISBN13:

    9781439081310

  • ISBN10:

    143908131X

  • Edition: 8th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2010-06-18
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning

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Summary

The perfect coverage of essential computer concepts. Topics include hardware, software, communications, networks, the Internet, and covers information on how to purchase computers for personal use.

Table of Contents

Objectives
What Is a Computer?
What Does a Computer Do?
Why Is a Computer so Powerful?
How Does a Computer Know What to Do?
What are the Components of a Computer?
Input Devices
System Unit
Output Devices
Storage Devices
Communications Devices
Computer Software
Networks and the Internet
How to Purchase a Personal Computer
How to Purchase a Desktop Computer
How to Purchase a Notebook Computer
How to Purchase a Tablet PC
How to Purchase a Personal Mobile Device
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