b. Explain what virtual memory is and what its purpose is. Also describe when and how pages are moved between virtual memory and main memory.
c. Detail ALL features that cache and virtual memory have in common.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 1:48 am ad1c9bdddf
A cache memory is a memory built into the central processing unit with a much smaller size than the main memory of a computer but is much faster to access. It is used to reduce the time needed to access memory. It stores the most frequently used and repeatedly required data especially when running programs. Those data are placed once the program that needs those data runs into the system ...
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Memory, Perception and Retrieval
Using the text, Cognition: The Thinking Animal, the University Library, the Internet, and/or other resources, answer the following questions.
1. What is primary memory? What are the characteristics of primary memory?
2. What is the process of memory from perception to retrieval? What happens when the process is compromised?
3. Is it possible for memory retrieval to be unreliable? Why or why not? What factors may affect the reliability of one's memory?View Full Posting Details