Focusing on word processing, using spreadsheets, and using databases, this vital, hands-on guide covers the basic technical concepts common to all computers, helping users learn to adapt to new technology, look at problems in a flexible way, and develop the technical skills necessary to survive and prosper in our rapidly evolving "Information Age." Weaves practical applications throughout, encouraging users to "get their hands dirty" and actively develop their skills on an ongoing basis. Adopts a step-by-step approach, and provides a multitude of exercises that stress the thinking skills and problem-solving abilities used on a daily basis in technical fields, with a strong emphasis on "why" and "Big Picture" information/skills. Also includes information on configuring the computer.
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0132170191