Unformatted text preview: Stack is a storage area that can be access on the LIFO basic. Stack is needed to ensure an interrupted program can be resummed in exact state as before the interruption. Chapter 6 - Fill in the Blank (Page 233-234) 1. A(n) _ bus _ is a shared electrical or optical communication channel that connects two or more device. 11. The set of register value stored in the stack while processing an interrupt is also called the _ machine state _. 25. The _ address bus _ transmits a memory address when primary storage is the sending or receiving device....
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