1. Understanding Computer Basics


In this chapter you find out what components are in a typical computer system—what they are and how they work.

Examining Key Components

Exploring Different Types of PCs

Which Type of PC Should You Buy?

Setting Up Your New Computer System

How do computers work? What should you look for if you need a new PC? And how do you connect everything together?

These are common questions for seniors, and for anyone just getting started out with computers. Read on to learn more about the key components of a typical computer system—and how they all work together.

Examining Key Components

All computers do pretty much ...

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