The circuit shown below is used for ________, and for the inputs shown, the DATA output will be ________
parallel-to-serial conversion, HIGH
parallel-to-serial conversion, 0
What type of register is shown below
Serial/parallel-in parallel-out register
Serial in/parallel out register
Parallel-access shift register
Parallel in/parallel out register
In general, when using a scope to troubleshoot digital systems the instrument should be triggered by ________
the A channel or channel 1
the vertical input mode, when using more than one channel
line sync, in order to observe troublesome power line glitches
the system clock
A D flip-flop can be made to toggle by ________
Three cascaded decade counters will divide the input frequency by ________
A 4-bit ripple counter consists of flip-flops, which each have a propagation delay from clock to Q output of 15 ns. For the counter to recycle from 1111 to 0000, it takes a total of ________
Assume a 4-bit ripple counter has a failure in the second flip-flop such that it "locks up." The third and fourth stages will ________
continue to count with correct outputs
turn into molten silicon
continue to count but have incorrect outputs
What is the difference between a 7490 and a 7493
7490 is a MOD-10, 7493 is a MOD-12
7490 is a MOD-16, 7493 is a MOD-10
7490 is a MOD-10, 7493 is a MOD-16
7490 is a MOD-12, 7493 is a MOD-16
An asynchronous binary up counter, made from a series of leading edge-triggered flip-flops, can be changed to a down counter by ________
clocking of each succeeding flip-flop from the other side ( instead of Q)
All of the above
taking the output on the other side of the flip-flops ( instead of Q)
changing the flip-flops to trailing edge triggering
A BCD counter has ________ states
Assume you want to determine the timing diagram for a 4-bit counter using anoscilloscope.
The best choice for an oscilloscope trigger signal is ________
the clock signal
the most significant bit (MSB)
the least significant bit (LSB)
from a composite of the MSB and LSB
A modulus-10 counter must have ________
How many different states does a 2-bit asynchronous counter have
The technique used by one-shots to respond to an edge rather than a level is called ________
A 12 MHz clock frequency is applied to a cascaded counter containing a modulus-5 counter, a modulus-8 counter, and a modulus-10counter.
The lowest output frequency possible is ________
In a VHDL retriggerable edge-triggered one-shot, which condition will not exist when a clock edge occurs
A trigger edge has occurred and we must load the counter.
The shift register is reset.
The counter is zero and we need to keep it at zero.
The counter is not zero and we need to count down by one.
What decimal value is required to produce an output at "X"
1 or 4
A MOD-16 ripple counter is holding the count10012.
What will the count be after 31 clock pulses
The given circuit represents a(n) ________
four-bit binary counter
asynchronous BCD decade counter
synchronous BCD decade counter
Which of the following is an invalid output state for an 8421 BCD counter
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