To my parents, Roger and Monique for showing me how to live And to my own family Eva, Anneke, Jonathan and Sylvia For showing me why to live JPVB
To my wife Stella For being such a wonderful person ME
To my students of the past, present and future JN
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following Andy’s concrete steps, you can make your most precious asset—your brain—more efﬁcient and productive. Read this
book, and do what Andy tells you to do. You’ll think smarter, work
better, and learn more than ever before.
Cocreator of Head First, Brain Friendly Books
I’ve always been...
12 April 2014
Computers are used by old and young alike, both at home and at work. A person without the knowledge of how to connect and operate a computer may get their work or correspondence done, but it will be at a much slower pace. Instead of writing and mailing...
Lesson plan in Computer I
I. Objectives: At the end of the lesson, the students are expected to:
a. define computer
b. identify the parts of a computer
c. name the parts of a computer
II. Subject Matter: Introduction to a computer I, by Roxan S. Cosico and...
Being computer literate means being familiar enough with computers that you understand their capabilities and limitations
Becoming a Savvy Computer User
-avoiding hackers and viruses
-protecting your privacy
-using the internet wisely
-being able to maintain, upgrade, and troubleshoot...
Parts of Motherboard and their Functions
The main printed circuit board in a computer is known as the Motherboard. It is also known as System Board, Main Board or Printed Wired Board (PWB). It is also sometimes abbreviated or shortened to Mobo. Attached to it, we have numerous motherboard components...
Operating software or Operating System is the Program that your computer uses to manage it's resources. Windows is a prime example as is Linux, FreeBSD, Unix, and MacOS (to name a few). Applications are programs that you use to perform certain tasks, anything as mundane as a calculator program...
In this chapter,
you will learn:
• That a computer
software to work
• About the many
inside of and
connected to a
ike millions of other computer users, you have probably used your
Using Your Sybex Electronic Book
To realize the full potential of this Sybex electronic book, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader with Search installed on your computer. To find out if you have the correct version of Acrobat Reader, click on the Edit menu—Search should be an option within this menu file...
When you mention the word "technology," most people think about computers. Virtually every facet of our lives has some computerized component. The appliances in our homes have microprocessors built into them, as do our televisions. Even our cars have computers. But the computer that everyone thinks of...
will you take?
You will be restricted in taking regular unscheduled leave is it OK?
Have you organized any events / programs?
Any projects you have implemented successfully?
Have you told a lie? Why? And what was the outcome of it?
If you are authorized to change...
Computer Systems Assignment.
(A computer system is made up of a variety of internal and external components, describe the components and their function, how they communicate with each other and what different types are available.)
Computer systems recently have essentially been split into...
Structure and Functions of a Computer
"Hardware: the parts of a computer that can be
kicked." ~ Jeff Pesis
After completing this chapter, you will be able to:
1. Explain the importance of computer literacy.
2. Define the term computer.
3. Identify the components of a computer.
4. Compare the uses of...
systems can understand. Our sensory systems work kind of like computer systems. In a computer system there is the CPU or centralprocessingunit, you know the big box thing that you connect everything to. Let’s say all you have is a CPU and you plugged it in and turned it on—eureka—nothing happens. There...
What is the CPU... (page 2)
What is a duel processor (page 2)
History of the CPU... (page 3 )
Decisions, decisions (page 5)
Conclusion. (page 6 )
Bibliography (page 7 )
What is a CPU
A CentralProcessingUnit (CPU), handles...
Von Neumann architecture marks the beginning modern information system processing. To fully understand why it is so important, we must first consider the purpose of computer programs. We can then fathom the magnitude of this architecture. The von Neumann architecture allows...
COMPUTER HARDWARE Text Book Intermediate Vocational Course - Ist Year
Author: Smt. D Fatima M.C.A (M.Tech C.S) Assistant Professor Dept. of Computer Science, Matrusree Institute of P.G Studies Saidabad-Hyderabad 500059 A.P.
Editor: Mr. M. Venkat Das Associate Professor Dept. of Computer Scxience...