Computer Systems Organization I - Prof. Grishman

Final Exam Review Sheet

The final exam will be given on Monday, December 20th  from 12:00 to 1:50 in Room 805 Silver.

It is worth 25 points towards your final grade.

It is an open book exam... you may bring your textbook and any other written materials.  You may not exchange materials with anyone else during the quiz.

The final exam is cumulative.  We have covered a lot of material in this course, involving logic, assembly language, and C.  In particular, we have covered most of the Patt and Patel text, with a few exceptions (the internals of flip-flops (sec. 3.4.1 and 3.4.2), sequential logic circuits (sec. 3.6), the stack and interrupt servicing (chap. 10), and stuff about C which you were familiar with from Java).

However, there are a few basic skills that will be the main focus of the exam:

logic design

LC-3 programming

C programming

In addition, there will be short-answer questions about a few topics such as