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Components of a computer system

Processing
-heart of a computer is the CPU
-CPUs job is important: to preform all the instructions and calculations require for the computer to function.
-it comes in the form of a silicone chip, known as a microprocessor
-the motherboard is a PCB(printed circuit board) which holds many of the systems vital components, including the CPU and dedicated sound card and video cards.

Input and output devices
-Input devices allow users to enter data into a system. Examples include keyboards and scanners.
-Output devices allow the system to transfer, or display (output) data. Examples include printers and monitors.

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Components of a computer system

Processing

-heart of a computer is the CPU

-CPUs job is important: to preform all the instructions and calculations require for the computer to function.

-it comes in the form of a silicone chip, known as a microprocessor

-the motherboard is a PCB(printed circuit board) which holds many of the systems vital components, including the CPU and dedicated sound card and video cards.

Input and output devices

-Input devices allow users to enter data into a system. Examples include keyboards and scanners.

-Output devices allow the system to transfer, or display (output) data. Examples include printers and monitors.

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