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Semana 10 INGLÉS E.M.P 1º S. COMPUTERS What is a computer? “It is an electronic machine

COMPUTERS

Semana 10 INGLÉS E.M.P 1º S. COMPUTERS What is a computer? “It is an electronic machine

What is a computer?

“It is an electronic machine which processes data and gives the solution or results”

“It is an electronic machine that performs rapid, complex calculations or compiles and correlates data”

complex calculations or compiles and correlates data” Some terms related whith computers: Data: it is the

Some terms related whith computers:

Data: it is the plural of DATUM , which is something known or assumed, fact from which conclusions can be inferred; information.

fact from which conclusions can be inferred; information. Program: a logical secuence of operations to be

Program: a logical secuence of operations to be performed by a digital computer in solving a problem or in processing data.

Code: a system of symbols use in information processing in which letters, figures, etc are arbitrarily given certain meanings.

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Digit: it is a single character number. Any numeral from 0 to 9.

Character: any letter, figure, or symbol used in writing and printing.

Bits: a single digit in a binary numbers system; a unit in information equal to the amount of information obtained by learning which of two equally.

Bytes: a string of binary digits, usually eight, operated on as a basic unit by a digital computer.

Disk: a thin, flat, circular plate coated with ferromagnetic particles, on which computer data can be stored.

particles, on which computer data can be stored. Imput: information fed into a computer. Out put:

Imput: information fed into a computer.

Out put: information transferred from internal storage to external storage by a computer or delivered in response to instructions.

Device: a mechanical contrivance.

I/o devices: are devices to send input to the machine or to receive output from the machine.

Main storage= memory: the components of a computer guidance system, etc designed to accept, store, and recall information or instructions.

Flow chart: it is a diagram showing the progress of work through a secuence of operations.

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Computer= software + hardware

10 INGLÉS E.M.P 1º S. Computer= software + hardware the mechanical, Applications of the computer Software:

the

mechanical,

Applications of the computer

Software: the program, data, for use in a Computer.

Hardware:

etc magnetic

structure and devices of a computer.

routines,

and electronic design,

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PAY ROLL
ACCOUNTING
STATISTICS
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TECHNOLOGY
INDUSTRY

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1. Translate these words: a. Computer: b. Data: c. Program: d. Code: e. Digit: f
1. Translate these words:
a.
Computer:
b. Data:
c.
Program:
d. Code:
e.
Digit:
f . Character:
g.
Bits:
h. Bytes:
i . Disk:
J. Device:
k.
Hardware:
l. Software:
m.
Input:
n. Output:
2. Write how we can apply (use) computers in:
a. Science:
b. Accounting:
c. Technology:
d. Industry:
e. Files:
Activities
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