Computing - Fetch Execute Cycle

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The Control Unit
The control unit controls the flow of data within the system. The control unit controls and monitors communications between the hardware attached to the computer.
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ALU
Arithmetic Logic Unit
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Clock speed
The speed at which the CPU can carry out instructions.
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Cache
A small block of memory built right onto the processor.
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The Fetch Execute Cycle
The basic operation of a computer.
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Decoding
convert a coded message into intelligible language.
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CPU
(Central Processing Unit) The part of a computer in which operations are controlled and executed.
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Adddress Bus
A computer bus (series of lines connecting two or more devices) which is used to specify a physical address.
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Arithmetic Logic Unit

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ALU

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The speed at which the CPU can carry out instructions.

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A small block of memory built right onto the processor.

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Card 5

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The basic operation of a computer.

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