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ECE 3060: VLSI and Advanced Digital Design Spring 2006 Final Exam 3 May 2006 Section B: Prof. Vincent Mooney Guidelines: This exam is closed book with no programming of calculators allowed. You may have three sheets of notes (both the front and the back of each sheet may contain notes). Consider any violation of this policy as a violation of the Georgia Tech Honor Code. There are seven questions. Do read the questions over before you start your work. If you need to make any assumptions, state them. The meaning of each question should be clear, but if something does not make any sense to you, please ask for clarification. Professor Mooney will be in the hallway to answer questions; please let the door shut behind you as you go to ask Professor Mooney a question (he has a key to open the door back up for you!). You Can Do It! Name: ______________________________ Problem 1 (25pts) Problem 2 (50pts) Problem 3 (150pts) Problem 4 (75pts) Problem 5 (50pts) Problem 6 (150pts) Problem 7 (50pts) TOTAL (550pts) School of Electrical and Computer Engineering Georgia Institute of Technology
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1) (25 pts.) a) (5) In two-level logic exact minimization, an “A” matrix is used. Please explain, in words, what the columns and the rows of the “A” matrix represent in two-level logic minimization. b) (20) Consider function f = a’b’c’d’ + a’b’cd’ + a’b’cd + a’bc’d’ + ab’c’d’ + ab’cd’ + abc’d’ + abcd’ + abcd which has associated prime implicants b’d’, c’d’, a’b’c, ad’ and abc. Write down the corresponding “A” matrix, clearly identifying each row and column in the matrix.
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2) (50 pts.) Consider the following four functions: f = a’b + ab’ g = a’b’ + ab
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