Introduction to Computers. Assignment 1
Introduction to Computers
Written Assignment 1
1. What is the most important difference between a computer and a calculator
A calculator can only process numerical data, which means, it can only work with numbers, but a computer can process alphanumerical data, such as numbers, letters, graphics, pictures, video, audio files and much more. A calculator can only be programmed to calculate numbers. A computer can use thousands different programs.
2. How are computers today similar