Description - Why Doesn't My Floppy Disk Flop? by Peter Cook
Curious about computers? ...Ask the CompuDudes(R)! At last, an everything-you-ever-wanted-to-know guide to computers, just for kids! Why is software called soft? Why are computer chips so small? What are kilobytes, megabytes, gigabytes, and terabytes? How do I get peanut butter out of my keyboard? This fun, informative guide provides the answers to these and dozens of other questions that kids (and their parents!) really want to know about computers. The CompuDudes(R) radio show has been helping kids with computers since 1989. In Why Doesn't My Floppy Disk Flop? the CompuDudes(R) reach even more kids with short, simple answers to their most-asked questions. Cartoon illustrations, screen shots, sidebars, and activities enliven the text. * A Main Selection of the Primary Teachers' Book Club
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(234mm x 192mm x 5mm)
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Book Reviews - Why Doesn't My Floppy Disk Flop? by Peter Cook
Author Biography - Peter Cook
PETER COOK and SCOTT MANNING are the Compududes(r), whose popular radio show is heard on National Public Radio. The 'Dudes have also written about computers for the Philadelphia Inquirer and Knight-Ridder Wire Services, and they have appeared on the Discovery Channel's Home Matters and Fox Network News.