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What is ther tmer for software that helps companies record and report their financial transaction?
Accounting software
What type of program is designed to make users more productive and/or assist the with persoal tasks?
Application software
What type of application software that allows a user to modifu audio clips and produce studio-quality soudtracks?
Audio Editing Software
What type of application software assists people in vbecoming more effective and efficient while performing their daily business activities?
Business software
What is the term for the graphical element that is activated to cause a specific action to take place?
Button
What is the name of the action to move the mouse pointer to a button or link on the computer secreen, and then to press and release the left mouse button?
Click
What is the name of a collection of drawings, diagrams, maps, and photographs that a use can insert in documents?
Clip Art
What is the name of a collection of clip art and photographs that often in included in application software?
Clip Art/Image Gallery
What is the term for an instruction on a menu that causes a program to perform a specific action?
Command
What is does CAD mean?
Computer-Aided Design
What is the name of the type of software that aids in engineering,drafting, and design?
CAD or Computer-Aided Design Software
What does CBT mean?
Computer-Based Training
What is the term for the type of education in which students learn by using and completing exercises with ibstructional software?
CBT or Computer-Based Training
What is the term used to when you enter text or numbers, insert graphical images, and perform other tasks with a document using an input device such as keyboard, mouse, microhpone, or digital pen?
Create
What is the term for the type of software that performs functions specific to a business or industry, developed by a user or at a user's repquest?
Custom Software
What is the term for the collection of data thatis organized in a manner that allows access retrieval and the use of that data?
Database
What is the application software used to create, access, and manage a database; add, change, and delete data in the data; sort and retrieve data from the databaase; and create forms and reports using the data in the database?
Database Software
What is the term for the on-screen work area that has a graphical user interface?
Desktop
What is the term for the application software used by professional designer to create sophisticated documents that can contain tex, grahics, and many colors?
Desktop Publishing Software
What does DTP stand for?
DeskTop Publishing
What is the term for the delivery of education at one location while the learnibgtakes place at other locations?
Distance Learning
What does DL stand for?
Distance Learning
What is the term for the action to make changes to the existing content of a document?
Edit
What is the term for the application software that teaches a particular skill?
Education Software
What is the term for the application software, such as interactive games, videos and other programs designed to support a hobby or provide amusement and enjoyment?
Entertainment Software
What is the name assigned to a specific design of characters?
Font
What is the name used for size of the characters in a particular font?
Font Size
What is the term meaning to change a document's appearance?
Format
What is the term for the Copyrighted software provided at no cost to a user by an individual at no cost to a user by an individual or a company that retains all rights to the software?
Freeware
What is the name of the type of application sfotware that assists users with the design, remodeling, or improvement of sa home, deck, or landscape?
Home Design/Landscaping Software
What is the term for the miniatrue image displayed on acomputer screen that represents a program, an instrucion, a document, or some other object?
Icon
What is the term for the type of application software that provides the capabilities of paint software and also includes the capability to enhance and modify existing images and pictures?
Image Editing Software
What is the term for the application software that assists in the preparation of legal documents and provides legal information to individuals, families, and small businesses?
Legal Software
What is the term for the item on the computer screen that contains a list of commands from which a user can make selections?
Menu
What is the name for the type of software tha allows users to combine text, grahics, audio, video, and animation in an interactive applicaition and that often is used for computer-based training and Web-based presentations?
Multimedia Authoring Software
What is the term for the type of application software that enables users to enter typed text, handwritten, comments, drawings, or sketches and whywhere on a page?
Note Taking Software
What is the term used to describe the activity of online connection to abank's computer to access account balances, pay bills, and copy monthky transaction to a user's computer?
Online Banking
What is the term for the electronic equivalent of a user manual that usually is intergrated in a program?
Online Help
What is the term for the type of software provided for use, modification, and redistribution?
Open Source Software
What is the term for the mass-produced, copyrighted, prewritten software available for purchase?
Packaged Software
What is the term for the application software that allows users to draw pcitures, shapes and other grahical images with various onscreen tools?
Paint Software
What is the term for the type of application software that ehops home and small office/honme office users create newsletters, brochures, advertisements, postcards, greeting cards, letterhead, business cards, banners, alendars, logos, and Web pages?
Personal DTP Software or
Personal DeskTop Publishing Software
What is the term for the type of simplified accounting program that helps home users orsmall/office/hone office users manage finances?
Personal Finance Software
What is the term for the type ;of application software that includes features to ehlp users organize personal information?
Personal Information Manager or PIM
What does PIM stand for?
Personal Informational Manager
What is the term for the type of applicatio software that provides an easy-to-use interface, usually with more simplified capabilitie that allows users to draw pictures, shapes, and other inmages?
Personal Paint/Image Editing Software
What is the term for the popular type of image editing sofware that allows users to edit digital photographs and create electronic photo albums?
Phot Editing Software
What is the term for the small sybol displayed on a computer screen whose location and shpae chanes as a user moves a pointing device?
Pointer
What is the term for the application software that allows a user to create visual aids for presentations to communicate ideas, messages, and other information to a group?
Presentation Graphics Software
What is the term for the action of placing the copy of a document on paper or some other medium?
Print
What is the type of application software that allows a user to plan, schedule, track and analyze the events, resources and costs of a project?
Project Management Software
What is the term for the type of free software that has been donated for public use and has no copyright restrictions?
Public-Domain Software
What is the term for the applicaiton software that provides valuable and thorough ibnformation for all individuals?
Reference Software
What is the term for the action to transfer a document from a computer's memory to a storage medium?
Save
What is the term for the copyrighted software that is distributed at no cost for a trial period?
ShareWare
What is the term for a collection of individual programs sold as a single package. This typ of software for businesses typically include word processing, spread-sheet, e-mail, and presentation graphics software
Software Suite
What is the term for the type of application software that allows a user to organize data in rows and columns and to perform calculations on the data?
Spreadsheet Software
What is the term for the type of application software that is used to guide individuals, families, or small businesses through the process of finling federal taxes?
Tax Preparation Software
What is the term given to the horizontaql space, located at the top of a window, that contains the window's name?
Title Bar
What is the term for the type of a application software that allows a user to modifiy a segment of video, called a clip?
Video Editing Software
What is the term for the type of application software that exists on a WEb site?
Web Application
What is the term for the type of software used to create WEb pages that inclyde graphical inages, video, audio, animation and other special effects with interactive content?
Web Page Authoring Software
What does WBT stand for?
Web-Based Training
What is the term for the type of computer-based trainingthat uses Internet technology and consists of applicaion s software on the Web?
Web-Based Training
What is the term for the rectangular area of a computer scrren that displays data or information?
Window
What is the term for one of the more wuidely used types of applicatiuon software; allows a user to create and manipulate document containing mostly text and sometimes graphics?
Word Processing Software
What does an ASP mean?
Application Service Provider
What is the term used for a third-party organization that manages and distributes software and services on the Web?
ASP or Application Sercie Provider
What is the term for a program that attempts to remove spam before it reaches a user's inbox?
Anti-Spam Program
What is the term for a program that protects a computer against viruses by identifying and removing any computer viruses found in memory, on storage media, or on incoming files?
Anti-Virus Program
What is the term for the type of chart that displays bars of various lengths to show the relationship of data?
Bar Chart
What is the term for the type of utility program that writes text, grahics, audio, and video files to a recordable or rewritable CD or DVD?
CD/DVD Burning Software
What is the term for the intersection of a column and a row in a worksheet?
Cell
What is the term for the type of shpreadsheet software feature that depicts data in a grahical form?
Charting
What is the term for the type of temporary storage location for document content that is used in cutting and pasting or copying and pasting operations?
Clipboard
What is the term for the standard set of colors used by designers and printers to ensure that colors will print exactly as specified?
Color Library
What is the term for the type of chart that displays bars of various lengths to show the relationship of data?
Column Chart
What is the term for the special window that provides information, presents available options, or requests a response?
Dialog Box
What is the term that commonly describes a business or venture of any size?
Enterprise
What is the term for the type of application service provider that customizes and delivers high-end business applications, such as finance and database?
Enterprise Application Service Provider or
Enterprise ASP
What is the term for a combination of one or more related characters or bytes, it is the smallest unit of data a user accesses?
Field
What is the trm for the named collection of stored data, instructions, or information?
File
What is the term for the type of utility program that shrinks the size of files(s) so the file thakes up less storage space than the original file?
File Compression Utility
What is the term for the type of program that transforms a file from one format to another, eliminatingthe need to reenter data ina new program?
File Conversion Utility
What is the term for the nique conbination of letters of the alphabet, numbers, or other characters that identifies a file?
File Name
What is the term for the type of audioediting software feature designed to enhance audio quality?
Filters
What is the term for the font design, such as bold, itali, and underline, that can add emphasis to a font?
Font Style
What is the term for the text that appears at the bottom of eaach page of a document?
Footer
What is the term for the expression used to perform calculations on the data in a worsheet and display the resulting value in a cell?
Formula
What is the term for a predefinede worksheet formula that performs common calculations?
Function
What is the term for the text that appears at the top of each page of a document?
Header
What is the term for the type of application software that provides the capabilities of paint software and also includes the capability to enhance and modify existingt images and pictures?
Image Editing Software
What is the term for the type of applcation software that allows users to draw pictures, shapes,a and other various onscreen tools?
Illustration Software
What is the term meaning to bring grahics into a document?
Import
What is the term for the text entered in a worksheet cell that identifies the worksheet data and helps organize the worksheet?
Label
What is the term for type of chart that shows a trend during a period of time, as indicated by a rising or falling line?
Line Chart
What is the term for the process of a computer copying a program from storage to memory?
Load
What is the term for type of application software provider that offers a variety of software applications to a specific geographic region?
Local/Regional ASP
What is the term for the portions of a page outside the main bodt of text including the top, the bottom and both sides of the paper?
Margins
What is the process of arranging text and graphics in a document on a page-by page basis?
Page Layout
What is the term for the process of transferring an item from a clipboard to a specific location in a document?
Pasting
What is the term for a computer that can perform all of its input, processing, output, and storage activities by itself and contains a processor, memory, one or more input and output devices, and storage devices?
Personal Computer
What is the term for the type of utlity program that identifeies and fixes operating system problems, detects and repairs disk problems, and includes the capability of improving a computer's performance?
Personal Computer Maintenance Utility
What is the term for the type of chart that is displayed in the shape of a round pie cut into slices to show the relationship of parts to a whole?
Pie Chart
What is the measure of font size, and is equal to about 1/72 of an inch in height?
Point
What is the term for the type of filtering program that stops pop-up ads from displaying on Web pages?
Pop-Up Blocker
What is the term for the process that attempts to prevent software piracy by requiring users to provide a software product's 25 character identificaiton number in order to receive an installation identification number?
Product Activation
What is the term for a request for specific data fronn a database?
Query
What is the term for a group of related fields in a database?
Record
What is the term for a word processing feature, used in conjunction with the search feature, that allows a user to substitute existing characters or words in a document with new ones?
Replace
What is the term for the type of font that does not have the short decorative lines at the upper and lower ends of the characters?
Sans Serif Font
What is the term for the processing of moving different portions of a document on the computer's sceen into view?
Scrolling
What is the term for the word or phrase entered in a search engine's text box to find inromation on a Web page?
Search text
What is the term for the word processing feature that alows a user to locate all occurrances of a certain character, word, or phrase?
Search
What is the term for the font that has short decorative lines at the upper and lower edges of the characters?
Serif Font
What is the term for the display of a presentation on a large monitor or a projection screen?
Slide Show
What is the term for a slide show presntation in which all slides are viewed as thumb-nail versions, similar to how 35mm slides look on a photograher's light table?
Slide Sorter View
What is the term for the type of application service provider that delivers applications to meet a specific bushiness need, such as human resources or project management?
Specialist ASP
What is the term for the feature in some application software that reviews the spelling of individual words, sections, of a document, or the entire document?
Spelling Checker
What is the term for the type of program that detects and deletes spyware on a user's computer?
Spyware Remover
What is the term for the menue that is displayed when a user points to a comand on a previous menu?
Submenu
What is the term for the programs that control or nmaintain the operations of a computer and its devices?
System Software
What is the term for the document that contains the formatting necessary for a specific document type?
Template
What is the term for the numer contained in a worksheet cell that can be used in a calculation?
Value
What is the term for the type of application service provider that provides application for a particular industry such as construction health care or retail?
Vertical Market ASP
What is the term for the potentially damaging computer program that affects, or infects, a computer negatively bt altering the way the computer works without a user's knowledge or permission?
Virus
What is the term for the type of application service provider that supplies prepackaged applications, such as accounting, to businesses?
Volume Business ASP?
What does WBT mean?
Web-based Training
What is the term for the type of computer based traiingthat uses Internet technology and consists of application software on the Web?
Web-Based Training
What is the term for the help located on Web sites that provides updates and comprehensive resources to respond to technical issues about software?
Web-Based Help
What is the term for the prgram that rstricts access to specified Web sites?
Web Filter
What is the term for the type of spreadsheet software feature that allows a user to change certain values in a spreasheet to reveal the effects of those changes?
What-If Analysis
What is the term for the automated assistant that ehops a user coplete a taSK BY ASKING QUESTIONS AND THEN AUTOMATICALLY PERFORMAING ACTIONS BASED ON THE RESPOSES?
Wizard
What is the term for one of the more widely used types of applicatio software; alows auser to create and manipulate documents containing mostly documents containg mostly text and sometimes graphics
Word Processor
What is the term for the feature of a word processing software that allows users to type words in a paragraph continually without pressing the ENTER key at the end of each line?
WordWrap
What is the term for the rows and columns used to organize data in a spreadsheet?
WorkSheet