Q6 Sample - lines per set c What is the size of the cache in bytes d What is the size of the main memory in bytes e Give the address format for

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Name: ______________________ Student Number: _____________________ Trent University Computer Science 230H Fall 2007 Quiz #6 Sample Memory 1) Consider a computer system that uses a 32-bit word and has the following main memory address format when using direct mapping: Tag Line Word 10 8 2 a) What is the format of the main memory address using associative mapping? b) What is the format of the main memory address using set associative mapping with 2
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Unformatted text preview: lines per set? c) What is the size of the cache in bytes? d) What is the size of the main memory in bytes? e) Give the address format for direct mapping if we double the size of the block. f) Why do we employ cache in computers? g) Why do we employ two levels of cache in computers? 1...
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