Computer Science: An Overview
Now in its ninth edition, this book continues to provide acomprehensive, accessible, and up-to-date introduction to the dynamicfield of computer science using a breadth-first approach. This bookpresents an introductory survey of computer science. It explores thebreadth of the subject while including enough depth to convey anhonest appreciation for the topics involved. The new edition includesreorganization of some key material for enhanced clarity (SoftwareEngineering and Artificial Intelligence chapters), new and expandedmaterial on Security and Data Abstractions, more on ethics anddifferent ethical theories in Chapter 0. Anyone interested in gaining athorough introduction to Computer Science.
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2.3 Program Execution o 91 instruction is for an arithmetic operation, the control
unit activates the appropriate circuitry in the arithmetic/logic unit with the correct
registers as inputs and waits for the arithmetic/logic unit to compute the answer ...
If the program counter starts at B0, what bit pattern is in register number 3 after
the first instruction has been executed? b. What bit pattern is in memory cell B8
when the halt instruction is executed? . Suppose the memory cells at addresses
In short, a proof of correctness begins with the assumption that certain conditions,
called preconditions, are satisfied at the beginning of the program's execution.
The next step in a proof of correctness is to consider how the consequences of ...
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