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Economics is concerned with the design of computer hardware and furniture with a view to human comfort, health, and safety.
False
It's ERGONOMICS
Smart cards can be used to "store value" (money).
TRUE Not common in USA; common in Europe.
Speech recognition makes it possible for a computer to understand speech.
TRUE An emerging application
Optical character recognition is used primarily to process checks and similar financial instruments.
False
The only language a computer understands is machine language.
TRUE This is the language the CPU instructions are written in.
A byte can store 8 characters of data.
NOPE A byte is 8 bits.
Unicode is better suited than ASCII for representing non-English languages.
TRUE True, it uses 16 bits to represent symbols. ASCII uses 8 bits and is thus more limited.
ROM is used to implement a computer's primary memory.
False
RAID is used to keep redundant copies of data on disk.
TRUE Redundant array of disks.