Software Type 1-3
The programs and other operating information used by a computer
Word is usually used for text documents and can also be used to be just a page that has a pictures( word processing).
Used for showing slide shows and to make presentations look great, it is the polar opposite of MS Word. (presentation)
This software is usually used to make a variety of things going from a brochure to a Post-card, this is great because it can broaden the limitation of layouts.
Software Type 4-6
This is mainly used for numerical analysis and can also be used to find patterns and sequences,
This is used to create and save a lot of your database and can also be easily used to store your data and also for your business (overall just a database).
Fireworks is a web-editing program. It allows you to create web pages with more dynamic content than normal scripting.
Software Types 7-8
Used to creating animations and effects on flash.
This is used for accessing the web meaning that it can access a lot of information.