Exam 1 Review - • Programmer’s model CPU registers and their functions • CCR flags setting flags from logic or arithmetic execution •

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Exam 1 Review ECE 331, Spring 09 Exam Format 10-20 Short Answer (T/F, multiple choice, matching, fill in blank) 4-5 Problems Formula sheet (Boolean logic properties, powers of 2, other?) Topics Covered Number systems: Hex/Dec/Bin conversion; 2’s complement form & conversions; binary arithmetic; overflow Basic combinational logic gates: INV through FFs and shift/rotate registers Logic minimization: min/max term notation, DeMorgan’s rules, K-maps, NOR/NAND-only logic implementation; bubble pushing Computer history (briefly) Basic computer/processor organization, hardware elements and their functions o architecture o CPU, Memory, I/P devices, Buses Microprocessor, microcontroller, embedded controller
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Unformatted text preview: • Programmer’s model; CPU registers and their functions • CCR flags; setting flags from logic or arithmetic execution • Assembly language basics: instruction format; execution cycle; op-codes; flags • Addressing modes • Instruction set (parts that have been covered so far) Material Covered • All lecture notes through Mon Feb 16 • Handouts 1, 1B, 1C, 2, 3 • Textbook: App D, App E, Ch 1, Ch 2: 2.1-2.5 • Homeworks 1, 2, 3, 4 • Quizzes 1, 2, 3 • Labs 1, 2, 3 (no specifics, only general issues related to lecture topics) Students bring to the exam: • Handout 2, with no additional information added to the handout! (highlighting, etc. is fine) • No calculators...
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This note was uploaded on 09/29/2009 for the course ECE 331 taught by Professor M.shanblatt during the Spring '08 term at Michigan State University.

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