Information Systems Resources: Networks, Hardware, Software, Data & People


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Which of the following is the hardware that surrounds the system unit?

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1. Which of the following is the set of instructions written to direct the computer to execute specific tasks?

2. Connecting a group of computers and peripherals using wired/wireless technology is called _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

An information system is the combination of users, technology, and processes used to complete a specific goal, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of the technology in particular. The quiz questions will ask you about components of information systems and their functions.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on your understanding of:

  • Computer hardware
  • Components of an information system
  • Vocabulary terms

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related technology lesson
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as record and network
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding information systems
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about computer hardware

Additional Learning

To learn more about technology, review the accompanying lesson, Information Systems Resources: Networks, Hardware, Software, Data & People. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn the components of an information system
  • Understand the importance of software
  • Know key terminology