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17.1: Introduction

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    72860
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    Learning Outcomes

    By the end of this unit you will be able to:

    • Recognize input and output devices as peripherals
    • Identify input devices including mice, keyboards, imaging devices and microphones
    • Identify pointing devices
    • Identify imaging devices
    • Identify display devices
    • Differentiate between input and output, and between input and output devices
    • Identify output devices including speakers, printers, monitors, and projectors
    • Understand the meaning of volatile and non-volatile, and identify examples of each
    • Distinguish primary memory (for example, RAM) from secondary memory.

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