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The Resource The science of computers, Clive Gifford

The science of computers, Clive Gifford

Label
The science of computers
Title
The science of computers
Statement of responsibility
Clive Gifford
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Science of Computers takes an overall look at information technology; exploring how computers operate and the amazing devices that are used in homes, schools and businesses today. The Science of Computers investigates how information technology and digital devices have developed from the early machines the size of basketball courts, to the tiny silicon chips being produced today. This practical learning guide lays the groundwork for further exploration of computational thinking. Stretch Yourself features give practical activities to help readers explore and test key principles. These 'try at home' examples help reinforce learning and are not linked to specific software or operating systems. True Story features give real-world anecdotes from the world of information technology. Computer Hero features look at the forerunners of digital technology that have paved the way for scientists today
Member of
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Gifford, Clive
Dewey number
004
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Key Stage 1
  • Key Stage 2
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Get ahead in computing
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  • Computer science
  • Computer science
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The science of computers, Clive Gifford
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Content category
text
Control code
000054771719
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780750292139
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
The science of computers, Clive Gifford
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Content category
text
Control code
000054771719
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780750292139
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
colour illustrations

Library Locations

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