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Web Browsers Vocabulary

1. Basics

Key Vocabulary

Maximize: An action to make the web browser fill the entire screen.

Minimize: The action taken to hide the window but keep it running.

Resize: Changing the height, size or width of the browser window

Restore: Making a web browser window return to the previous size. 

Web browser: A software application (app) used to access and view websites.

Web browser features:  This refers to different parts of a browser window such as a back button, forward button, refresh button, maximize, minimize, restore, etc.


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MITECS   Michigan Integrated Technology Competencies for Students

ISTE Standards for Students

1. Empowered Learner
d. Understand the fundamental concepts of technology operations, demonstrate the ability to choose, use and troubleshoot current technologies, are able to transfer their knowledge to explore emerging technologies