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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Figure 1.7 The organization of q byte-size memory cell High-order end 0 1 0 1 1 0
1 0 Low-order end Most Least significant significant bit bit significant bit. Thus we
may represent the contents of a byte-size memory cell as shown in Figure 1.7.
What bit pattern is in the memory cell at 17. Suppose the memory cells at
addresses 00 address 45 when the machine halts? through OD in the machine
described in c. What bit pattern is in the program counter Appendix C contain the
If the name alone does not fill all the cells in the subblock allocated to it, we can
merely fill the remaining cells with the ASCII code for a space. Using this system
requires a block of 80 consecutive memory cells to store a list of 10 names.
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This book was assigned reading for the opening class to my MSIT. I found it a great refresher for a large part of my original CS degree. It is well put together and fairly easy to read. Lots of useful ... Read full review
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