Mr Baumgarten

Computer Science teacher and self confessed geek

Unit 2: Computer architecture

The computer architecture is about understanding how the internals of your computer system operate at a basic level.

Review questions

Computer Science Illuminated by Nell Dale & John Lewis (page numbers based on 6th edition):

  • Binary number systems and conversions: End of chapter 1 (page 50), all exercises
  • Logic gates & circuits: End of chapter 4 (page 116), up to exercise 62 (you can also exclude the ones about transistors)
  • CPU architecutre: End of chapter 5 (page 149), exercise 24, 26, 27, 28, 34, 37-44, 54