Week 4 What you need to know:
Discovering Computers: Ch 4 • How are various styles of system units different? • What are chips, adapter cards, and other components of the motherboard? • What are the components of a processor and how do they complete a machine cycle? • What are the characteristics of various personal computer processors?
What is a bit and how does a series of bits represent data? • How do programs transfer in and out of memory? • What are the various types of memory? • What are the types of expansion slots and adapter cards?
How are a serial port, a parallel port, a USB port, a FireWire port and other ports different? • How do buses contribute to a computer’s processing speed? • What are the components in mobile computers and mobile devices? • How do you clean a system unit?
MS Office XP: MS Word Tutorial 3 • Set tab stops • Divide a document into sections • Change the vertical alignment of a section • Center a page between the top and bottom margins
Create a header with page numbers • Sort the rows in a table • Modify a table’s structure • Format a table
MS Office XP: MS Word Tutorial 4 • Identify desktop-publishing features • Create a title with WordArt • Work with hyperlinks • Create newspaper-style columns • Insert and edit graphics
Wrap text around a graphic • Incorporate drop caps • Use symbols and special typographic characters • Add a page border • Tutorial 4 – Webpage produced from Word