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Computer scheme of work, SS1, First Term

Alfred Ajibola - Sat, 20th July, 2019 @ 13:43: PM

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Academic Questions in ICT

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A specialized router residing at the boundary of a company's network is called a/an _____.

  • A. Wired Router
  • B. Wireless Router
  • C. Core Router
  • D. Edge Router
  • E. Virtual Router
  • F. LAN Router
  • G. WAN Router

Which of the following is NOT a type of computer network?

  • A. NAN
  • B. MAN
  • C. CAN
  • D. LAN
  • E. WAN
  • F. PAN

The above diagram best illustrate a _____.

  • A. LAN
  • B. WAN
  • C. CAN
  • D. MAN
  • E. PAN
  • F. NAN

The layer 3 device that move packets between devices, allowing Network communication is called a _____.

  • A. Switch
  • B. Router
  • C. Firewall 
  • D. Computer
  • E. Smart phone
  • F. Central Procession Unit

Scheme of Work for computer, SS1, 1st Term:

 

WEEK 1

Topic: OVERVIEW OF COMPUTER SYSTEM
  • Definition of computer
  • Two main constituents of a computer: computer hardware and computer software

 

WEEK 2

Topic: COMPUTER HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE
  • System unit
  • Peripherals
  • System software
  • Application software

 

WEEK 3

Topic: DATA AND INFORMATION
  • Definition of data and information
  • Differences between data and information

 

WEEK 4

Topic: DATA AND INFORMATION
  • Differences between data and information
  • Examples of data and information

 

WEEK 5

Topic: COMPUTING DEVICES 1(PRE-COMPUTER AGE TO 19th CENTRY)
  • Features, Components and use of:
  1. Abacus
  2. Slide rule
  3. Napcer’s bon
  4. Pascal calculator
  5. Lerbnitz multipler
  6. Jacquard’s Loom
  7. Analytical Engine
  8. Hollerith Census machine
  9. Burrough’s machine

 

WEEK 6

Topic: COMPUTING DEVICES II (20TH CENTURY TO DATE)
  • Features, Components and uses of:
  1. ENIAC
  2. EDVAC
  3. UNIVAC 1

 

WEEK 7

Topic: COMPUTING DEVICES II (20TH CENTURY TO DATE)
  • Feature; components and uses of:
  1. Desk Top Personal Computer
  2. Laptop and Notebook Computer
  3. Palm Top Computer

 

WEEK 8

Topic: INPUT DEVICES
  • Definition of input devices
  • Types of input devices: Keyboard, Mouse, Scanner, Microphone, Joystick, Card-reader, Light pen, Digital Camera etc,

 

WEEK 9

Topic: INPUT DEVICES
  • Mouse
  • Feature of a mouse
  • Functions and operation

 

WEEK 10

Topic: KEYBOARD
  • Structure and function
  • Keys on the keyboard: Function keys, Numeric keys, Alphabetic keys, special Character keys, cursor control keys, command keys, etc

 

WEEK 11

Topic: REVISION

 

WEEK 12

Topic: EXAMINATIONS

 

Read Computer scheme of work for Second Term here

Read Computer scheme of work for Third Term here


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Alfred Ajibola is a Medical Biochemist, a passionate Academician with over 7 years of experience, a Versatile Writer, a Web Developer, a Cisco Certified Network Associate and a Cisco CyberOps Associate.


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Amazing facts in ICT

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Smoking near an Apple (Mac) computer voids the warranty.

When you add /4 to the end of Facebook's URL, it will take you to Mark Zuckerberg.

You can try it on you own; or better still, try the link below:

facebook.com/4


NOTABLE POINTS IN ICT

The internet and the World Wide Web (www) IS NOT the same thing. 

The internet is formed from the joining or linking of different networks. 

For instance, Google's network, Facebook's network and Yahoo's network are among the many other networks that make up the internet.

World Wide Web on the other hand is a collection of linked pages (for instance, this page you're on).

There are actually billions of linked pages in various servers around the world.

You require the internet and a web browser to get to the World Wide Web

Please read more on the internet here

Types of Networks Based on Geographical size

  1. Personal Area Network (PAN): An instance is a Bluetooth connection between two devices.

  2. Local Area Network (LAN): This is the network under a single administrative control and usually within a building.

  3. Campus Area Network (CAN): This network connects various devices within a campus or college

  4. Metropolitan Area Network (MAN): This network connects two offices/companies within a city

  5. Wide Area Network (WAN): This network connects devices throughout the globe. The internet is a typical example of a WAN.

You can read more on the types of network based on Geographical Size here

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