Hardware & Software

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Name three pieces of computer hardware.
Motherboard,sound cards,computer data storage
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Name three types of computer software.
Operating system,Internet browser,Movie player
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Name three computer output devices
Speakers,projectors,monitor
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Name three computer input devices.
Keyboard,Mouse,Microphone
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What is the job of the computer case?
It provides a standardized format for the installation of non-vendor-specific hardware and it protects that hardware and helps to keep it cool
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What is the job of the motherboard?
A motherboard is one of the most essential parts of a computer system. It holds together many of the crucial components of a computer.
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What is the job of the power supply?
The power supply supplies power to a computer.
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What is the job of the central processing unit (C.P.U)?
The CPU is responsible for executing a sequence of stored instructions called a program.
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What is the job of the BIOS?
The BIOS is a ROM chip located on all motherboards that allows you to access and set up your computer system at the most basic level
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What is the job of the RAM?
RAM , or volatile memory, is used by the system to store data for processing by a CPU.
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What is the job of the hard drive?
The hard drive of a computer is a device that stores all the software installed on a computer.
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Name four things that might stop a computer from working properly.
Virus,overheating,crashing,freezes
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Name three computer output devices

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Name three computer input devices.

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