Essentials of Information Technology
The Burnham System
AIT 131
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The Burnham System is written and frequently revised by

Ray Burnham, CPCU, CLU, ARM, AIC, AINS, AIS, API, SPPA, AIM, AIC-M, ARM-E, AU, AU-M, ALCM, AAI, AAI-M, APA, ARP, AIAF, AMIM, AAM, AIT, ARe, AFSB, ASLI, AIDA, ARC, ARM-P, REBC, RHU, ASF, LIA, CASL, and ChFC;

Jean O’Reilly, PhD, CPCU, ARM, AINS, AIS, API, AIC, SPPA, AIM, AIC-M. ARM-E, AU, AU-M, AAI, AAI-M, APA, AMIM, AIT, ARe, AFSB, ASLI, AIDA, ARC, ARM-P, and AIAF; and

Lisa Tobey, JD, CPCU, CLU, ARM, AINS, AIS, API, SPPA, AIM, AIC-M, ARM-E, AU, AU-M, AAI, AAI-M, APA, AIAF, AMIM, AIT, ARe, AFSB, ASLI, AIDA, ARC, ARM-P, ACS, RWCS, RHU, REBC, CASL, AIC, EA, and ChFC.

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AIT 131
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Essentials of Information Technology Study Guide

The Burnham System is the gold standard for AIT 131 study guide materials. Using our guide you will learn everything needed to pass the AIT 131 Exam in the shortest time possible. Simply, you will learn more faster.


Included for FREE with your purchase of this Bound Study Guide:

  • AIT 131 Digital Study Guide Book, in PDF file format
  • Ethics IIA 311 Audio Study Guide Narrations, in MP3 file format, expertly narrated by Lisa Tobey
  • Ethics IIA 311 Digital Study Guide Book, in PDF file format
  • Ethics IIA 311, in Bound Book format
  • Ray's answers to each assignment's review questions
  • Ray's definitions for each assignment's key words and other new terms
  • A sample diagnostic exam with answers and explanations


PDF Notice: PDF files are not printable. They are digitally annotatable.


Current Text Edition: 10th

Current Course Guide Edition: 7th


Ray's estimate of course difficulty (1, easiest and 10, hardest): 6


Number of study guide pages: 55

Covered within this study guide:

  • An Introduction to Information Technology
  • The Internet and the World Wide Web
  • Software
  • Computer Hardware
  • Input and Output Hardware
  • Communications Networks and Internet Security
  • Personal Technology
  • Databases
  • E-Commerce
  • Information Systems
  • Society and The Digital Age, including Truth, Security, and Quality Of Life
  • Software Programming and Languages
  • Information Technology in Insurance Operations

As a good study guideline, figure anything in those 55 pages might be on your exam and that there will be nothing on your exam that is not covered in those 55 pages.


The Burnham System is written and frequently revised by

Ray Burnham, CPCU, CLU, ARM, AIC, AINS, AIS, API, SPPA, AIM, AIC-M, ARM-E, AU, AU-M, ALCM, AAI, AAI-M, APA, ARP, AIAF, AMIM, AAM, AIT, ARe, AFSB, ASLI, AIDA, ARC, ARM-P, REBC, RHU, ASF, LIA, CASL, and ChFC;

Jean O’Reilly, PhD, CPCU, ARM, AINS, AIS, API, AIC, SPPA, AIM, AIC-M. ARM-E, AU, AU-M, AAI, AAI-M, APA, AMIM, AIT, ARe, AFSB, ASLI, AIDA, ARC, ARM-P, and AIAF; and

Lisa Tobey, JD, CPCU, CLU, ARM, AINS, AIS, API, SPPA, AIM, AIC-M, ARM-E, AU, AU-M, AAI, AAI-M, APA, AIAF, AMIM, AIT, ARe, AFSB, ASLI, AIDA, ARC, ARM-P, ACS, RWCS, RHU, REBC, CASL, AIC, EA, and ChFC.

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