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This is a lesson in the course introduction to computers,which is a part of the school of computer science contents 1 objective 2 hardware 21 input unit and output unit (i/o) most of a computer's hardware cannot be seen as it is inside the computer case example: memory, cpu, etc. Chapter 1: introduction to computer systems bradley kjell (2010) chapter topics: hardware and software components of a computer system networks world-wide web question 1: what do you think about the movie the wizard of oz. Introduction to computers 1 james tam introduction to computers: hardware and software in this section of notes you will learn about the basic parts of a.
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