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Warm up (to be handed in) – don’t

copy!
• A new year’s resolution is a promise that
you make for yourself in the new year.
What resolution(s) do you want to make?
Why do you want to make them? Come up
with at least 3 New Year’s Resolutions.
• Hand-written 1 Page for an Upstamp (20
points today!)
My Stuff (Teacher) vs. Your Stuff
(student)
Close Partners
• The person seating next to you will be
your CLOSE PARTNER.
Close Partners
• Discuss and write on a blank sheet of
paper:
• 1. List as many computer parts as you
can.
Computer
Guts!
What do computers do?
Help to provide
answers
__________ to real
problems
Life __________
By running programs
________
that help to answer these problems
Z1 Konrad Zuse (1938)
Mechanical
ENIAC
John P. Eckert (1946)
Vacuum Tubes
COMPUTER
A programmable
machine that works with
Data
______________
DATA =
information
COMPUTER
A programmable
processes
machine that ________
input
an __________ and
output
gives an ________
How a COMPUTER works

Input Processing Output
Input = “Put in” a
problem
processing =
Calculating an answer
output =
“Put out”
an answer
“To give an
answer”
How a COMPUTER works

Input Processing Output
• Is this machine a computer? Why or
why not. Discuss and prepare to
respond.
How a COMPUTER works
The computer “thinks
about the answer” and
performs the calculation
What’s the The computer provides
problem? the answer

Input Processing Output

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“=“ key
Input devices:
Parts of a
computer that
allow a user to
________
input data into
the _________.
computer
output devices:
Parts of a
computer that
output
______ data for the
experience
user to _________.
Answer the following
questions: (don’t copy)
PowerPoint (1 slide) +
table

a. Name the device/picture:
b. What kind of device is this?
c. How does it input/output
How does a computer
process information?
In order for a computer
to process info, it must
understand it. So the
computer digitizes the
information.
“Digital”
The “language” of
a computer in
Binary Code
Binary Code:
A language based
on 1’s and 0’s.
COMPUTER
COMPUTER
How a COMPUTER works

Input Processing Output

Turns it into 1,0
The camera Video
Edits the info to be
Output
Displayed as an
output
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 1
1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1
1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1
1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 1
1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0

Digital Code in Binary – A computer understands commands this way. x = on (fill), x = off