Inside a computer flashcards

Lauren Parker
Flashcards by Lauren Parker, updated more than 1 year ago
Lauren Parker
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What is the purpose of the things inside a computer? What are they similar to in the human body?

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What is the purpose of the case of the computer? The case of the computer holds everything together similarly to the way your skeleton holds your body together.
What is the point of the power supply? The power supply pumps electricity around the computer similarly to the way your heart pumps blood around your body.
What is the purpose of the processor? The processor is where all the computer's thoughts are carried out, similar to your brain.
What is the purpose of the motherboard? The motehrboard sends messages to different componenets of the computer similar to your central nerve system.
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