What are expansion slots?

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Normally as far as I know expansion slots are places in your computer that you can use to add hardware. If you do not have a sound card or an ethernet card you can add one using an expansion slot.
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ISA, or "Industry Standard Architecture, is a type of expansion bus that was originally introduced in 1981 in an 8-bit version. In 1984, a 16-bit version was introduced, and
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Look on the back of your computer case, down at the bottom. The slot looking things are the expansion slots.
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n. A long narrow socket in a computer into which an expansion card can be inserted.
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In computers, a slot, or expansion slot , is an engineered technique for adding capability to a computer in the form of connection pinholes (typically, in the range of 16 to 64 closely-spaced
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expansion slot
NOUN [COMPUTERS.]
1.
a connection in a computer, especially a personal computer, to which a new board or card can be added to expand the computer's capabilities.
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Expansion slots are the empty slots, on your computer, that will allow you to expand components of your computer. You can add disk drives. You can also add video cards.
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