Name:     ID: 
 
Email: 

Odd

Completion
Complete each statement.
 

 1. 

The ______ allocates the computer’s resources to the different tasks that the computer must accomplish.
 

 

 2. 

_________ memory is the memory that is used for keeping a permanent record of information after (and before) the computer is used.
 

 

 3. 

The processor or ____ is the  “brain ” of the computer.
 

 

 4. 

Information in secondary storage is kept in units called ______.
 

 

 5. 

A set of instructions for a computer to follow is called a _________.
 

 

 6. 

The collection of programs used by a computer is referred to as the ________  for that computer.
 

 

 7. 

__________ is a relatively small computer designed to be used by one person at a time.
 

 

 8. 

The kind of language a computer can understand is called a _____-level language.
 

 

 9. 

______-level languages resemble human languages in many ways
 

 

 10. 

A digit that can assume only the values zero or one is called a binary digit or a ______.
 

 

 11. 

A is a set of instructions for a computer to follow.
 

 

 12. 

To avoid confusion, the input program is usually called the ________ code
 

 

 13. 

The program that is being executed is kept in _____  memory
 

 

 14. 

The memory locations in most computers contain eight bits (or some multiple of eight bits). An eight-bit portion of memory is called a _____,
 

 

 15. 

An ______  is anything that allows the computer to communicate information to you.
 

 

 16. 

Main memory is often referred to as _______.
 

 

 17. 

A program that translates a high-level language like C++ to a machine language is called a ______.
 

 

 18. 

An _________ is any device that allows a person to communicate information to the computer.
 

 

 19. 

A ________  consists of a number of computers connected, so they may share resources, such as printers, and may share information.
 

 

 20. 

The actual physical machines that make up a computer installation are referred to as _____.
 

 



 
         Start Over