Assignment: #assessment0 Due: 2/12/2017 Points: 3
  1. A bit is a ___________________ digit.

  2. Most systems have _______ bits per byte.

  3. Computers use the binary (or base-_____) number system.

  4. ______________________________ invented the C++ programming language.

  5. C++ is a _______-generation programming language.

  6. Briefly explain what a variable is.

  7. The mouse, joystick, keyboard are examples of ___________ devices.

  8. ______________________________ invented the C programming language.

  9. 2017 divided-by zero equals _________.

  10. CPU stands for ___________________________________________.

  11. ____________________________ invented the computer mouse.

  12. C++ source code files get ________________ into executable files.

  13. Provide a definition for the word software.

  14. The World Wide Web is an Internet-based application. List the first three Internet-based applications that were widely used.

  15. 93.0146 quadrillion written as a whole number is ______________________________________________.

  16. Briefly (i.e. one or two paragraphs) describe some of things you do with a computer.