Chapter 1 Computer Basics
A machine that changes information from one form to another by performing four basic actions.
Is raw information,or data,that is entered into a computer.
Bits of data-
Data entered into a computer in a coded language.
Bits into Bytes-
Its a letter,numbers,or pictures entered into the computer as a combination of bits,or 0s and 1s.
Its the second step of the information processing cycle.
The instructions are in written in binary code, using combinations of 0s and 1s.
Speed of Processing-
Computers can also process data very rapidly,performing millions of operations every second.
End of chapter 1.