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Old 2017-12-18, 16:30   #2
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In your calculation shown, what label does 16 have? What label does 96 have? (For example, instruction cache or data cache)

Why do you multiply by 4 or 2?

Finally, now that you've labeled those items, why would a program only note one of the 16s, and none of the 96s?

I wager you'll learn a fair bit about what cache does when you read about the answers to these questions.
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