Information Systems Worksheet

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Information Systems Worksheet

Complete Parts A and B of this worksheet.

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Part A

Define each vocabulary word in the following table. Use your textbooks or an outside source as references.

Provide examples where requested, use complete sentences, and be clear and concise when explaining your answers.

Vocabulary words    Definitions    Purpose    Type (if applicable)
Information System
Hardware
CPU
Memory and Storage
Input and Output Devices
Software
Operating Systems

Part B:

Write 150- to 350-word responses to each of the following questions based on this week’s readings and your personal experience. Use your own words and provide examples to support your answers.

Explain the difference between computer hardware and software?

Why is the use of information systems in healthcare important? Explain your answer.