What Is Multiprocessing? - Definition, Architecture & Examples


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Which of the following computers will be the fastest?

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1. Which of the following statements is correct regarding multiprocessing?

2. In which of the following examples would a multiprocessing computer be most helpful to have?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This test will cover subjects that deal with fast computers, properties of multiprocessing, and the parts of a processor.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

We will ask questions about:

  • Speed of processors
  • A circumstance in which a multiprocessing computer might be useful
  • The two main parts of a processor

Skills Practiced

  • Making connections - use your understanding of multiprocessing and know how it works
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained about what qualifies as a fast computer and a fast processor
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the primary components of a processor and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

If you read the lesson named What Is Multiprocessing? - Definition, Architecture & Examples, we'll provide you with information that deals with:

  • Multiprocessing capabilities
  • The structure of multiprocessing
  • Benefits of multiprocessing