System architecture

what is the purpose of CPU?
processes data (searching, sorting , calculating and decision making) and also manages the fetch decode execute cycle
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where does the fetch decode execute cycle happen?
in CPU
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Fetch stage
CPu fetches data from the main memory (RAM) and stores it in its own temporary registers
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whats a bus?
wires that carry signals/data from one componet to another on a PCB(printed board circuit )
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what are system buses?
pathway composed of cables and connectors used to carry data between a computer microprocessor and the main memory
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where does the fetch decode execute cycle happen?

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in CPU

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Fetch stage

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whats a bus?

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Card 5

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what are system buses?

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