Read all of Chapter 1. Attempt to install the multimedia resources.listed on the inner page; I suggest you install on your "primary" study computer.
Select the TIA 10/e version and install the Office 2010 resources.
Access the "Virtual Computer Tour" Sound Bytes Links to an external site
Access the "Questions to Ask Before You Buy a Computer" Sound Byte
"Check Your Understanding", page 11, page 23
"Try This: Skyping Around the World", pp 12 - 13