Unformatted text preview: difference engine EDVAC ENIAC Mark I Tabulating Machine UNIVAC 4. Know the important distinguishing characteristic between computer generations: A. technology B. speed of instruction execution C. elements per component D. memory capacity E. cost per 100,000 computations 5. Know what the five major components of a computer (hardware) are and what their purpose/function are. 6. Know the four logical sections of Main Memory. 7. Know the five phases of the Machine cycle and what happens in each phase. 8. Know the seven types of registers and what each does. 9. Know the three subgroups of BUSs and what each does. 10. Know what the two techniques of implementing Virtual memory are. 11. Know what the hierarchy of secondary storage is (files, records, etc.). 12. Know the four types of secondary storage. 13. Know the three types of processing. 14. Know what the Non-von Neumann types of computer architectures are....
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- Spring '11
- main memory, John von Neumann, secondary storage, parallel processing pipelining, Von Leibnitz C.