SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS. For exercises 16 through 21, match the term to its
16. Semiconductor _____
a. Hand-held device that moves the cursor on the
17. Integrated circuit _____
b. Made of silicon.
c. Text manipulation using a computer.
19. Mouse _____
d. Components that are hand-wired and
soldered together to form circuits.
20. Word processing _____
e. Fits on a single semiconductor chip.
21. Modem _____
f. Electronic circuit whose components are
etched on a single silicon chip.
the terminal, or the CPU and the
communication line, this device changes
analog signals to digital and vice versa.
Operating system programs which run the computer eliminate time delays and
errors caused by:
a. Faulty chips.
b. Human operators.
The difference in speed between CPU and peripherals.
d. Input/output devices.
Real time processing in an instantaneous form of:
a. On-line processing.
b. Batch processing.
d. Information management/data processing.