Unformatted text preview: slowdown in execution of the instruction?If so,Why? 7.14)As computer words get larger and larger,there is a law of diminishing returns:the speed of execution of real application programs does not increase and may,infact,decrease.Why do you suppose that this is so? 7.16)Create the fetch-execute cycle for an instruction that moves a value from general purpose register1 to general purpose register2.Compare this cycle to the cycle for a LOAD instruction.What is the major advantage of the MOVe over the LOAD?...
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This note was uploaded on 12/25/2010 for the course MIS 251 taught by Professor Ahmet during the Spring '10 term at Art Inst. Boston.
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