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What is RAM?
RAM is the temporary memory used whilst the computer is on.
What are the two different types of display technologies that monitors can have?
Name various types of external storage devices.
External hard disk drives, USB drives, CD-ROMs, CD-R, and CD-RW are many of the external storage devices that can be used.
Where does the processing of information take place?
In the Central Processing Unit (CPU)
How many bits make a byte?
8 bits make a byte.
What is the smallest unit of binary information?
A bit is the smallest unit of binary information.
What units is computer memory measured in?
Computer memory is measured in kilobytes, megabytes, and gigabytes.
What is a system response system or "clicker?"
A clicker is a device that lets students answer questions wirelessly.
How is printer resolution measured?
Printer resolution is measured in dots per inch (dpi).
What is the name of the opening of a computer that allows the user to connect devices?
A port.