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Question 1 :

What is a Microprocessor?

Answer :

Microprocessor is a program-controlled device, which fetches the instructions from memory, decodes and executes the instructions. Most Micro Processor are single- chip devices.

Question 2 :

What are the flags in 8086?

Answer :

In 8086 Carry flag, Parity flag, Auxiliary carry flag, Zero flag, Overflow flag, Trace flag, Interrupt flag, Direction flag, and Sign flag.

Question 3 :

Why crystal is a preferred clock source?

Answer :

Because of high stability, large Q (Quality Factor) & the frequency that doesn't drift with aging. Crystal is used as a clock source most of the times.

Question 4 :

In 8085 which is called as High order / Low order Register?

Answer :

Flag is called as Low order register & Accumulator is called as High order Register.

Question 5 :

What is Tri-state logic?

Answer :

Three Logic Levels are used and they are High, Low, High impedance state. The high and low are normal logic levels & high impedance state is electrical open circuit conditions. Tri-state logic has a third line called enable line.