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Central Processing Unit
What does CPU stand for? or What is the full name of the CPU?

100

This computer output device allows the user to hear sound from the computer.
What is a computer speaker?

100

millions of computers around the world connected together.
What is the intranet or worldwide web?

100

to remove text and/or images from a document that will be available to be pasted into another location.
What is the function, CUT?

100

the place a user enters the Universal Resource Locator or URL
What is address bar in a web browser?

200

This computer part is often called the "Brains" of the computer and is responsible for getting instructions from the computer's memory, executing program instruction, reading information from input devices, and sending information to output devices.
What is the Central Processing Unit (CPU)?

200

This output device provides physical information created on the computer.
What is the computer printer?

200

an application or program used to access the internet.
What is a web browser?

200

to create a copy of text and/or images that will be available to paste into another location, leaving the original text/ image in the same place within the original document
What is the function, COPY?

200

a "link" that you click on to go to a new website, new document, or section of a document and can be either text (with a blue underscore) or an image
What is a hyperlink?

300

This input device allows the user to enter letters, numbers, and symbols into the computer.
What is the computer keyboard?

300

This input device allows the user to take photographs to be viewed and stored digitally.
What is a digital camera? or What is a webcam?

300

an arrow or blinking line that tells the user where on the screen you are working
What is the cursor?

300

to insert text and/or images into a new location after cutting or copying selected text and/or images.
What is the function, PASTE?

300

the address of a website
What is the Universal Resource Locator or URL?

400

This input device allows the user to make selections and view menus.
What is the computer mouse.

400

This input device allows the user to capture video that can be stored and viewed digitally.
What is a digital video camera? or What is a webcam?

400

A picture that represents a program/application and that is clicked to open a program
What is an icon?

400

a bar that appears on the side or bottom of a window to control which part of the list, image, or document us currently being viewed within the window's frame on the screen.
What is the scroll bar?

400

a row of icons that activate commands or functions for a specific program or application
What is the tool bar?

500

This output device allows users to view the computer.
What is the screen on the monitor?

500

The formal name for the buttons on a keyboard.
What are the keyboard keys?

500

a group of computers and/or other digital devices that are linked together to serve a specific place or need.
What is Computer Network?

500

a computer program that provides services to other computer programs
What is a server?

500

to push a button on the right side of the computer mouse in order to view a menu or list of option within a program or application
What is to right click?