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Adventures in STEAM: Computers By Claudia Martin

Adventures in STEAM: Computers by Claudia Martin

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Summary

Inject some fun into STEAM topics with these lively books

Adventures in STEAM: Computers Summary

Adventures in STEAM: Computers by Claudia Martin

Take a look at how computers are designed, how engineers program them and how all the data in computers is held. Find out about memory, outputs and inputs, explore amazing feats of computing such as the web, artificial intelligence and virtual reality and imagine what computers might be able to do in the future. Test your understanding with fun activities, such as writing your own program using a programming language such as Scratch.

Inject some fun into STEAM topics, with these lively examinations of buildings, robots, computers, vehicles, materials and space! This bright, colourful new series aims to inspire children with a lifelong love of STEAM subjects.

About Claudia Martin

Claudia Martin has worked in book publishing for 17 years. She is the author of several books and websites for children and young people. Her favourite subjects are history, current affairs and technology.

Table of Contents

  • 1: A computer is...
  • 2: In the beginning
  • 3: Computers everywhere
  • 4: Ones and zeros
  • 5: A computer's brain
  • 6: Memory
  • 7: Inputs
  • 8: Outputs
  • 9: Programming
  • 10: Hall of fame: computer scientists
  • 12: Software
  • 13: Graphics
  • 14: Games
  • 15: Hall of fame: personal computers
  • 16: Networks
  • 17: The web
  • 18: Virtual reality
  • 19: Artificial intelligence
  • 20: Hall of fame: amazing computers
  • 22: A changed planet
  • 23: Future computers
  • 24: Glossary, further info and quiz
  • 25: Index and answers

Additional information

GOR010591521
9781526304735
1526304732
Adventures in STEAM: Computers by Claudia Martin
Used - Well Read
Hardback
Hachette Children's Group
2017-10-12
48
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book. We do our best to provide good quality books for you to read, but there is no escaping the fact that it has been owned and read by someone else previously. Therefore it will show signs of wear and may be an ex library book

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