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Parts of the Computer

posted Sep 12, 2011, 9:34 AM by Michael Dreyfus-Pai   [ updated Sep 20, 2011, 10:17 PM ]
Read through the presentation below (or click here). You will have a quiz next class on this material.

Next week you’ll have a quiz on the parts of the computer.  Everything you need to know can be found on my website

Once you’re there, click on “3-5 assignments” and you’ll see a presentation that has all the information in it.

Here’s what your quiz will cover:

Match the following to their definitions and/or uses: monitor, CPU, hard drive, RAM, Optical Drive, input device, flash drive, graphics card, power supply, motherboard, BIOS, ethernet, fan

How many:

bits are in a byte?

bytes in a kilobyte?

kilobytes in a megabyte?

megabytes in a gigabyte?

About how much storage is taken up by a document, an MP3 file, and a movie.

How much can a CD, DVD, or hard drive store?

Email me if you need help!

Mr. Dreyfus
Technology Coordinator