Computer Hardware Assignment

Posted: February 26, 2012

Tomorrow in class we will be continuing the disassembly process in the computer work room.  Before disassembling the computer it is important to understand the function of each piece of hardware.   Using the internet as your resource, search the terms below.  Define each of the terms and describe its function in the operation of the computer.  Find a picture of each piece of hardwire online and include that with your description.   RAM CPUHeatsink and FanPower SupplyVideo CardMotherboardHarddriveModemFloppy DriveCD-Rom Each term is worth 2 marks.  1 for the definition and description of what the component does and 1 for the picture.     Value 20