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Need help checking computer components

hey here is a pc build I want to orderI will use the PC for games, graphic design, cad designwould someone please check the compatibility of the componentsI feel i am competent enough to assemble the pieces but my proficiency with computer hardware ends there.
Processer Intel Core i5-2500K $199.99
Motherboard ASUS P8Z68-V PRO $179.99
Memory G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 16GB (4 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM $84.99
Video Card EVGA 01G-P3-1556-KR GeForce GTX 550 Ti $134.99
CPU Cooler GELID Solutions Tranquillo CC-TranQ-01-A $39.99
Storage #1 SAMSUNG 470 Series MZ-5PA128Z 2.5" 128GB SATA II Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) $79.99
Storage #2 SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache $79.99
Optical Drive ASUS BC-12B1ST Internal Blu-ray Drive $57.99
Case COOLER MASTER HAF 912 RC-912-KKN1 Black $59.99
Power Supply CORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX750 V2 750W $94.99
Windows 7, pro 64 bit $139.99 Total $1,152.89thanks for your help

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