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Hardware

the physical parts of a computer

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Central processing unit

a piece of the computers hardware that process and compares data and completes arithmetic and logical operations

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random access memory

special chips that store data and instructions while the computer is working

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peripheral

separate input output and storage hardware

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computer

a machine that changes information from one form to another by performing input processing output and storage

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input

raw info or data that is entered into a computer

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bit

a number that is a building block for computer languages

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byte

a group of bits combined into groups of 8 or more

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processing

a task a computer carries out with data

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ouput

the result of a computer's processing displayed onscreen printed on paper or heard through a speaker

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storage devices

such as hard drives and CDROM drives that permanently hold data and program instructions for a computer to use

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software

programs that tell a computer what to do and how to do it

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system software

programs that help the computer work properly

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application software

a program that allows you to create document listen to music or play games on the computer

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compatibility

the ability to share files between two different application programs or operating system

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utility software

programs that are used to maintain and repair the computer

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storage

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