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The benefits of computers are possible because they _____.

a. operate with amazing speed, reliability, consistency, and accuracy
b. store huge amounts of data and information
c. allow communications with others
d. all of the above
d. all of the above
An input device is any hardware component that enables you to _____.

a. enter data and instructions into a computer
b. send and receive data, instructions, and information to and from one or more computers
c. record (writes) and/or retrieve (reads) items to and from storage media
d. convey information to one or more people
a. enter data and instructions into a computer
An output device is any hardware component that _____.

a. enters data and instructions into a computer
b. sends and receive data, instructions, and information to and from one or more computers
c. records (writes) and/or retrieve (reads) items to and from storage media
d. conveys information to one or more people
d. conveys information to one or more people
A storage device _____.

a. enters data and instructions into a computer
b. sends and receive data, instructions, and information to and from one or more computers
c. records (writes) and/or retrieve (reads) items to and from storage media
d. conveys information to one or more people
c. records (writes) and/or retrieve (reads) items to and from storage media
A _____, such as a CD-ROM or DVD-ROM, is a flat round, portable metal disc with a plastic coating.

a. USB flash drive
b. floppy disk
c. compact disk
d. hard disk
c. compact disk
A communications device is a hardware component that enables a computer to _____.

a. enter data and instructions into a computer
b. send and receive data, instructions, and information to and from one or more computers
c. record (writes) &/or retrieve (reads) items to & from storage media
d. convey information to one or more people
b. send and receive data, instructions, and information to and from one or more computers
A Web page can contain _____.

a. text and graphics
b. audio
c. video
d. all of the above
d. all of the above