Digital Electronics - Computers

Exercise :: Computers - True or False

1. 

A mnemonic is an English-like instruction that is converted by an assembler into a machine code for use by a processor.

A. True
B. False

Answer: Option A

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2. 

Chip designers are always trying to increase the clock speed.

A. True
B. False

Answer: Option A

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3. 

Instructions for the 80X86 family are downward compatible.

A. True
B. False

Answer: Option B

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4. 

The Pentium can execute two instructions at once.

A. True
B. False

Answer: Option A

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5. 

A coprocessor is a microprocessor designed with a limited instruction set optimized to perform arithmetic operations very quickly.

A. True
B. False

Answer: Option A

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