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Module 1: Computer Basics

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Common Computer Terminology
* Lesson 2 - COMMON COMPUTER TERMINOLOGY LESSON
INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES [1] Common Computer
Terminology

[Common Computer Terminology]

Lesson Introduction
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An automobile, such as a car or a van, is available in different models
and colors, but its essential components remain the same. All automobiles
have an engine, a body, and wheels. Similarly, computers are available in
various sizes and shapes, but they all have common components that work in
the same manner.

The essential components of a computer are hardware and software. In this
lesson, you will learn about common computer terminology, such as hardware,
software, data, and network.Lesson Objectives
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After completing this lesson, you will be able to:

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Identify the primary hardware components of a computer.
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Explain an operating system.
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Explain programs and data.
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Describe a network and the types of networks.
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Explain the terms Internet, World Wide Web, and intranet.



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