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1 A format presented by Adobe Acrobat that allows documents to be shared over a variety of operating systems.
2 engine Software that makes it possible to look for and retrieve material on the Internet, particularly the Web.
5 Temporary storage for information, including applications and documents.
6 To combine two or more files into a single file.
7 Most computers use combinations of eight bits, called .
9 Data that goes into a computer device.
12 Software programs that combine text and graphics with sound, video, and animation.
13 Software used to navigate the Internet.
15 Compact Disc Read-Only Memory
17 This is an area on a laptop that substitutes for a mouse.
18 Information displayed on the monitor, sound from the speakers, and information printed to paper.
19 A device, such as a keyboard, stylus and tablet, mouse, puck, or microphone,
1 A precise series of instructions written in a computer language that tells the computer what to do and how to do it. Also called "software" or "applications."
3 An electronic machine that can store and process data.
4 Computer programs; used to run hardware
8 A__________ is 1 trillion bytes.
10 A________ is one million frequency cycles per second.
11 The equipment that operates a hard or floppy disc.
14 An electronic device that uses light- sensing equipment to scan paper images such as text, photos, and illustrations and translate the images into signals that the computer can then store, modify, or distribute.
16 A small hand-held device, similar to a trackball, used to control the position of the cursor on the video display