Component Glossary

Research the following terms online then create a glossary in MS Word. Make sure to write your definitions using full sentences and give examples where ever possible.

Later you will be asked to locate and label the parts in a PC computer which you will open up and take apart.

  1. System Unit
  2. Motherboard
  3. Hard Disk
  4. Floppy Drive
  5. Compact Disc Drive
  6. Ribbon Cable
  7. Ports
  8. Random Access Memory (RAM)
  9. Read Only Memory (ROM)
  10. Microprocessor
  11. Expansion Cards
  12. Expansion Slots