Instructions & Instruction Sequencing MCQ’s

This set of Computer Architecture Multiple Choice Questions & Answers (MCQs) focuses on “Instructions & Instruction Sequencing”. 1. The instruction, Add Loc,R1 in RTN is _______a) AddSetCC Loc+R1b) R1=Loc+R1c) Not possible to write in RTNd) R1<-[Loc]+[R1] 2. Can you perform an addition on three operands simultaneously in ALN using Add instruction?a) Yesb) Not possible using […]

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Memory Locations and Addresses MCQ’s

This set of Computer Architecture Multiple Choice Questions & Answers (MCQs) focuses on “Memory Locations and Addresses”. 1. The collection of the above mentioned entities where data is stored is called ______a) Blockb) Setc) Wordd) Byte 2. An 24 bit address generates an address space of ______ locations.a) 1024b) 4096c) 248d) 16,777,216 3. The smallest […]

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Numbers and Arithmetic Operations MCQ’s

This set of Computer Architecture Multiple Choice Questions & Answers (MCQs) focuses on “Numbers and Arithmetic Operations”. 1. Which representation is most efficient to perform arithmetic operations on the numbers?a) Sign-magnitudeb) 1’s complementc) 2’S complementd) None of the mentioned 2. Which method of representation has two representations for ‘0’?a) Sign-magnitudeb) 1’s complementc) 2’s complementd) None […]

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VLIW Architecture (I-64) MCQ’s

This set of Computer Architecture Multiple Choice Questions & Answers (MCQs) focuses on “VLIW Architecture (I-64)”. 1. The important feature of the VLIW is _______a) ILPb) Cost effectivenessc) Performanced) None of the mentioned 2. The main difference between the VLIW and the other approaches to improve performance is ___________a) Cost effectivenessb) Increase in performancec) Lack […]

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Clusters MCQ’s

This set of Computer Architecture Multiple Choice Questions & Answers (MCQs) focuses on “Clusters”. 1. Each computer in a cluster is connected using __________a) UTPb) Rj-45c) STPd) Coaxial cable 2. The computer cluster architecture emerged as a result of _________a) ISAb) Workstationc) Super computersd) Distributed systems 3. The set of loosely connected computers are called […]

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Hazards of Processor Architecture MCQ’s

This set of Computer Architecture Multiple Choice Questions & Answers (MCQs) focuses on “Hazards of Processor Architecture”. 1. The periods of time when the unit is idle is called as ________a) Stallsb) Bubblesc) Hazardsd) Both Stalls and Bubbles 2. The contention for the usage of a hardware device is called ______a) Structural hazardb) Stalkc) Deadlockd) […]

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