Computer Science: An Overview
Now in its eighth edition, this book continues to provide a comprehensive, accessible, and up-to-date introduction to the dynamic field of computer science using a breadth-first approach. The table of contents and the text itself have been revised and expanded to reflect changes in the field, including the trend toward using Web and Internet Technology, the evolution of Objects, and the important growth in the field of databases. Specifically, chapter three from the previous edition has been expanded into two chapters. Chapter three will now only cover Operating Systems and the new chapter four will focus on Networks and the Internet. Anyone interested in gaining a thorough introduction to Computer Science.
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With the program stored in this manner, we can cause the machine to execute it
by placing the address (AO) of the first instruction in the program counter and
starting the machine (Figure 2.10). The control unit begins the fetch step of the ...
Since the program counter now contains A4, the control unit extracts the next
instruction starting at this address. The result is that 5056 is placed in the
instruction register, and the program counter is incremented to A6. The control
unit now ...
What bit pattern is in the program counter when the machine halts? 12. Suppose
the memory cells at addresses 00 through 09 in the machine described in
Appendix C contain the following bit Assume that the machine starts with its
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