What is computer Language. Computer Language: The term 'Computer Language' includes a large variety of languages used to communicate with computers. It is broader than the more commonly used term programming language. Programming languages are a subset of computer languages. Programming languages are the primary means of which developers of computing systems instruct a machine to…

What is meant by 'Generations' of Computers ? How many computer generations are there till now ? Explain. Ans. Generation of Computer : "Generation" in computer term is a step in technology. It provides - a framework for the growth of computer industry. Originally, the term "generation" was used to distinguish between varying hardware technologies.…

Explain Types of Computer in detail:   Computers classification can be made in the following points: Depending on their size. Their mode of use. Depending on their functionality. Their processing capability.       A. Based on Size:  Supercomputers: The largest and fastest computers are supercomputers, which are mainly designed for complex scientific applications. It has…

Differentiate between microcomputer and minicomputer   Micro Computers Mini Computers 1. Micro Computers, personal Computers (PCs), are small, lightweight, and portable. 1. Mini Computers were much smaller and much less expensive than Mainframe. 2. Micro computers are more powerful than the mainframes and mini computers. 2. Mini computers were less powerful than Micro Computers. 3.…

Define the term 'computer'. Ans. The word "Computer" originated from the word "Compute" which means to "Calculate". Originally, computer was considered to be a calculating device that can perform arithmetic operations at enormous speed. Today, computers have become an essential part of everybody's life. Computers are being used in almost every field now and everyday…