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CP102 Study Guide - Final Guide: Real-Time Operating System, Personal Information Manager, Network Interface Controller


Department
Computer Science
Course Code
CP102
Professor
Rick Henderson
Study Guide
Final

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Multiple Rooms
Muitple Choice (approx 74 questions)
Scantron based- Bring Pencil and Eraser
All chapters covered (Not including database)
Cheat-sheet permitted
8 ½ by 11 in size.
Hand Written
One side only
Questions to ponder
What is computer literacy?
An understanding of computer capabilities and limitations
What is the digital divide?
The gap caused by those with access to computers and the internet and those that
do not
What is information technology?
A study of information handling and retrieval
Compare Data to Information
Data= raw facts. If organized into meaningful manner, we have information
What do we call amazon.ca attempt to offer us interesting related books?
Data-mining- Decisions based on matching purchasing habits
What is computer forensics?
Using computer to help solve crimes
What is nanotechnology?
Really small technology
What are computer simulations?
Using the computer to replicate situations that allow us to study & predict (weather,
medicine, sports)
What is RFID?
Radio frequency identification: Small devices that can be sensed (animals, stores,
roadway tolls/ 407)
What are the 4 major functions of a computer?
Gathers, Processes, Outputs and stores
Units of measure…. K, meg, gig?
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