How the Computer Changed History, 1st Edition

  • Therese Naber
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 162969567X
  • ISBN-13: 9781629695679
  • DDC: 004.09
  • Grade Level Range: 8th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released September 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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This title examines the development of the computer, how it works, and how it has become a standard machine used in businesses, homes, and industries. Features include essential facts, a glossary, selected bibliography, websites, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and maps, charts, and diagrams. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The Interconnections Problem.
2: Early History.
3: From People to Machines.
4: Calculating Machines.
5: The Second Generation.
6: One Chip.
7: Portable Computers.
8: The Future of Computing.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Author.