Quiz 1 Information

Quiz 1 will be Tuesday, February 19. It will be 30 minutes long and be worth 60 points. Questions will be variations of the following questions from Test 1 (one or two may be excluded):

2a.apply Amdahl's law
4.disassemble into MIPS machine language
6.design an encoding for a new MIPS instruction
7.write MIPS assembly language
9.diagram pipeline progress & forwarding
10c.compute average branch delay
11.simulate set-associative cache
12.compute memory access delay

As with previous tests, you will be given the green card, and you may use a calculator.