How does the Internet work?
- "All computers on the Internet work together to transfer information back and forth."
- "When you send information through the Internet, the information is broken down into smaller pieces, called packets. Each packet travels independently through different path to arrive at the intended destination."
pp 14-15 of "Internet and World Wide Web Simplified" (1995). IDG Books Worldwide, Inc.: Foster City, CA.
"Day 1" Home Page How does it work? Who pays for it? What can you do on it? What hardware, software and access providers to you need to use it?