{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

Derived Logical Functions and Gates

# Derived Logical Functions and Gates - Derived Logical...

This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

Derived Logical Functions and Gates While the three basic functions AND, OR, and NOT are sufficient to accomplish all possible logical functions and operations, some combinations are used so commonly that they have been given names and logic symbols of their own. We will discuss three of these on this page. The first is called NAND, and consists of an AND function followed by a NOT function. The second, as you might expect, is called NOR. This is an OR function followed by NOT. The third is a variation of the OR function, called the Exclusive-OR, or XOR function. As with the three basic logic functions, each of these derived functions has a specific logic symbol and behavior, which we can summarize as follows: The NAND Gate The NAND gate implements the NAND function, which is exactly inverted from the AND function you already examined. With the gate shown to the left, both inputs must have logic 1 signals applied to them in order for the output to be a logic 0. With either input at logic 0, the output will be

This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

### What students are saying

• As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

• I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

• The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern