describing computer parts
the 4 generation of computers
alan turing was a british comupter scientists that helped crack the german engima code using a a machine called the bombe
There are arguably 5 generations of computers
First Generation (1940-1956) Vacuum Tubes
Second Generation (1956-1963) Transistors
Third Generation (1964-1971) Integrated Circuits
Fourth Generation (1971-Present) Microprocessors
Fifth Generation (Present and Beyond) Artificial Intelligence
Allows the components to communicate. e.g. send infomation to the video card.
video card pic
converts infomation that it is sent to desplay on the moniter
RAM (randomly accessed memory)
Random access memory (RAM) is the best known form of computer memory. RAM is considered "random access" because you can access any memory cell directly if you know the row and column that intersect at that cell.