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CS1101 - Lec03 1 Motherboard Motherboard the primary circuit board in system unit Also called system board Other components and peripherals are resided on or plugged i nto the motherboard The job of mother- board is to send power, data, and instructions among all the components
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CS1101 - Lec03 2 CPU (Central Processing Unit) CPU short for Central Processing Unit Also known as processor or microprocessor It is a complex integrated circuit designed to i nterprets and carries out the basics instructio ns that operate a computer What does CPU do? The CPU does the majority of the work in a c omputer, basically it executes the instructions in a software program
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3 How CPU Works ? CPU works by repeatedly executing inst ructions Instructions are just codes telling the CPU to perform a specific action Q: Inside computers, instructions are represente d by ? Components inside CPU
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