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The

Parts
of a
Comput
er

The TOWER contains all of the parts of a computer .

The MOTHERBOARD is the backbone of a computer – all other parts plug into it .

The CPU (Central Processing Unit) is the brain of a computer – it tells the other parts what to do .

The RAM (Random Access Memory) is the temporary memory of a computer .

The ROM (Random Only Memory) is the permanent memory of a computer .

An INPUT DEVICE lets you TALK TO the computer .

An OUTPUT DEVICE lets the computer TALK TO you .

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The MOTHERBOARD is the of a computer A) Brains B) Backbone C) Foot .

ROM is the memory of a computer A) Permanent B) Smart C) Temporary .

The CPU is the of a computer A) Brains B) Backbone C) Foot .

RAM is the memory of a computer A) Permanent B) Smart C) Temporary .

An example of an INPUT DEVICE is: A) Printer B) Monitor C) Mouse .

An example of an OUTPUT DEVICE is: A) Keyboard B) Monitor C) Mouse .

1) Made by Matt Shea Director of Technology Lopatcong School District sheam@lopatcongschool.4a.1.1.4a •Use basic technology vocabulary (8.org .OBJECTIVE: To teach students basic computer skills and tools as per the NJDOE Technology Standard 8.