Discovering Computers: Essentials

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Author : Misty E. Vermaat


350 Pages  Paperback 

1st Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2013, 2012, 2011

©2014, Published


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Based on extensive customer feedback, DISCOVERING COMPUTERS ©2014 has been completely reexamined and revised to reflect the evolving needs of the concepts portion of the Introductory Computing course. This exciting new edition maintains many longstanding hallmarks, but is now highly focused on relev... more


Restructured to improve student retention of material and promote transference of knowledge, new chapter organization presents concepts students need to know to be successful at home, school, and work in a format that better supports optimal learning.

Chapter boxes, marginal elements, and accompany... more

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Fully-revised text provides students with what they really need to know to be successful digital citizens in college and beyond.

New critical-thinking, problem-solving, and Internet research questions appear throughout each chapter in mini-features, boxes, and marginal elements to engage students i... more