# Recent questions tagged gate2005-cse 24 votes
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Consider the following expression grammar. The semantic rules for expression evaluation are stated next to each grammar production. ... to $7$ Precedence of $+$' is higher than that of $\times$', and both operators are left associative; expression is evaluated to $9$
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We are given $9$ tasks $T_1, T_2, \dots, T_9$. The execution of each task requires one unit of time. We can execute one task at a time. Each task $T_i$ has a profit $P_i$ and a deadline $d_i$. Profit $P_i$ is earned if the task is completed before the end of the $d_i^{th}$ unit ... $} & \text{$7$} & \text{$3$} \\\hline \end{array}$ What is the maximum profit earned? $147$ $165$ $167$ $175$
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double foo(int n) { int i; double sum; if(n == 0) { return 1.0; } else { sum = 0.0; for(i = 0; i < n; i++) { sum += foo(i); } return sum; } } Suppose we modify the above function $foo()$ ... modification the time complexity for function $foo()$ is significantly reduced. The space complexity of the modified function would be: $O(1)$ $O(n)$ $O(n^2)$ $n!$
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Consider the following floating-point format. Mantissa is a pure fraction in sign-magnitude form. The normalized representation for the above format is specified as follows. The mantissa has an implicit $1$ preceding the binary (radix) point. Assume that only $0's$ are padded in while shifting a field. The ... of the above number $(0.239 \times 2^{13})$ is: $0A\;20$ $11\;34$ $49\;D0$ $4A\;E8$
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Let $s$ and $t$ be two vertices in a undirected graph $G=(V,E)$ having distinct positive edge weights. Let $[X,Y]$ be a partition of $V$ such that $s \in X$ and $t \in Y$. Consider the edge $e$ having the minimum weight amongst all those edges that have one ... minimum weighted spanning tree a weighted shortest path from $s$ to $t$ an Euler walk from $s$ to $t$ a Hamiltonian path from $s$ to $t$
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The ALU, the bus and all the registers in the data path are of identical size. All operations including incrementation of the PC and the GPRs are to be carried out in the ALU. Two clock cycles are needed for memory read operation - the first one for loading address in the MAR ... $2$ $3$ $4$ $5$
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Consider line number $3$ of the following C-program. int main() { /*Line 1 */ int I, N; /*Line 2 */ fro (I=0, I<N, I++); /*Line 3 */ } Identify the compiler’s response about this line while creating the object-module: No compilation error Only a lexical error Only syntactic errors Both lexical and syntactic errors
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Consider the following floating-point format. Mantissa is a pure fraction in sign-magnitude form. The decimal number 0.239 $\times$ 2$^{13}$ has the following hexadecimal representation (without normalization and rounding off): 0D 24 0D 4D 4D 0D 4D 3D
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We are given $9$ tasks $T_1, T_2, \dots, T_9$. The execution of each task requires one unit of time. We can execute one task at a time. Each task $T_i$ has a profit $P_i$ and a deadline $d_i$. Profit $P_i$ is earned if the task is completed before the end of the ... gives maximum profit? All tasks are completed $T_1$ and $T_6$ are left out $T_1$ and $T_8$ are left out $T_4$ and $T_6$ are left out
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Statement for Linked Answer Questions 83a & 83b: Consider the following expression grammar. The semantic rules for expression evaluation are stated next to each grammar production. ... of a shift over a reduce action It detects shift-reduce conflict, and resolves the conflict in favor of a reduce over a shift action
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Let $s$ and $t$ be two vertices in a undirected graph $G=(V,E)$ having distinct positive edge weights. Let $[X,Y]$ be a partition of $V$ such that $s \in X$ and $t \in Y$. Consider the edge $e$ having the minimum weight amongst all those edges that have one vertex in ... tree of $G$ the weighted shortest path from $s$ to $t$ each path from $s$ to $t$ the weighted longest path from $s$ to $t$
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double foo(int n) { int i; double sum; if(n == 0) { return 1.0; } else { sum = 0.0; for(i = 0; i < n; i++) { sum += foo(i); } return sum; } } The space complexity of the above code is? $O(1)$ $O(n)$ $O(n!)$ $n^n$
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Consider the following data path of a CPU. The ALU, the bus and all the registers in the data path are of identical size. All operations including incrementation of the PC and the GPRs are to be carried out in the ALU. Two clock cycles are needed for memory read operation - the ... <= R0 + R1. The minimum number of clock cycles needed for execution cycle of this instruction is: $2$ $3$ $4$ $5$
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Consider a relation scheme $R = (A, B, C, D, E, H)$ on which the following functional dependencies hold: {$A \rightarrow B$, $BC \rightarrow D$, $E \rightarrow C$, $D \rightarrow A$}. What are the candidate keys R? $AE, BE$ $AE, BE, DE$ $AEH, BEH, BCH$ $AEH, BEH, DEH$
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The relation book (title,price) contains the titles and prices of different books. Assuming that no two books have the same price, what does the following SQL query list? select title from book as B where (select count(*) from book as T where T.price ... four most expensive books Title of the fifth most inexpensive book Title of the fifth most expensive book Titles of the five most expensive books
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The following table has two attributes $A$ and $C$ where $A$ is the primary key and $C$ is the foreign key referencing $A$ ... $(5, 2)$ and $(7, 2)$ $(5, 2), (7, 2)$ and $(9, 5)$ $(3, 4), (4, 3)$ and $(6, 4)$
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Let $E_1$ and $E_2$ be two entities in an $E/R$ diagram with simple-valued attributes. $R_1$ and $R_2$ are two relationships between $E_1$ and $E_2$, where $R_1$ is one-to-many and $R_2$ is many-to-many. $R_1$ and $R_2$ do not have any attributes of their own. What is the minimum number of tables required to represent this situation in the relational model? $2$ $3$ $4$ $5$
64 votes
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Suppose the round trip propagation delay for a $10\text{ Mbps}$ Ethernet having $48\text{-bit}$ jamming signal is $46.4\ \mu s$. The minimum frame size is: $94$ $416$ $464$ $512$
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In a packet switching network, packets are routed from source to destination along a single path having two intermediate nodes. If the message size is $24$ bytes and each packet contains a header of $3$ bytes, then the optimum packet size is: $4$ $6$ $7$ $9$
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Suppose $n$ processes, $P_1, \dots P_n$ share $m$ identical resource units, which can be reserved and released one at a time. The maximum resource requirement of process $P_i$ is $s_i$, where $s_i > 0$. Which one of the following is a sufficient condition for ensuring that deadlock does not occur? ... $\displaystyle{\sum_{i=1}^n} \: s_i < (m+n)$ $\displaystyle{\sum_{i=1}^n} \: s_i < (m \times n)$
53 votes
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Consider a disk drive with the following specifications: $16$ surfaces, $512$ tracks/surface, $512$ sectors/track, $1$ KB/sector, rotation speed $3000$ rpm. The disk is operated in cycle stealing mode whereby whenever one $4$ byte word is ready it is sent to memory; similarly, ... is $40$ nsec. The maximum percentage of time that the CPU gets blocked during DMA operation is: $10$ $25$ $40$ $50$
40 votes
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A device with data transfer rate $10$ KB/sec is connected to a CPU. Data is transferred byte-wise. Let the interrupt overhead be $4\mu$sec. The byte transfer time between the device interface register and CPU or memory is negligible. What is the minimum performance gain of operating the device under interrupt mode over operating it under program-controlled mode? $15$ $25$ $35$ $45$
113 votes
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A $5$ stage pipelined CPU has the following sequence of stages: IF - instruction fetch from instruction memory RD - Instruction decode and register read EX - Execute: ALU operation for data and address computation MA - Data memory access - for write access, the register read ... clock cycles taken to complete the above sequence of instructions starting from the fetch of $I_1$? $8$ $10$ $12$ $15$
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Consider a direct mapped cache of size $32$ $KB$ with block size $32$ $bytes$. The $CPU$ generates $32$ $bit$ addresses. The number of bits needed for cache indexing and the number of tag bits are respectively, $10, 17$ $10, 22$ $15, 17$ $5, 17$
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Match each of the high level language statements given on the left hand side with the most natural addressing mode from those listed on the right hand side.$\begin{array}{clcl} \text{(1)} &\text{$A[I] = B[J]$} & \qquad\text{(a)} &\text{Indirect addressing} \\ \text{(2)} &\text{while$ ... $(1, c), (2, c), (3, b)$ $(1, b), (2, c), (3, a)$ $(1, a), (2, b), (3, c)$
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Consider a three word machine instruction $ADD A[R_0], @B$ The first operand (destination) $A[R_0]$ uses indexed addressing mode with $R_0$ as the index register. The second operand (source) [email protected]$uses indirect addressing mode.$A$and$B$are memory addresses ... destination (first operand). The number of memory cycles needed during the execution cycle of the instruction is:$3456$24 votes 3 answers 27 Consider the following circuit: The flip-flops are positive edge triggered D FFs. Each state is designated as a two-bit string$Q_0Q_1$. Let the initial state be 00. The state transition sequence is 26 votes 2 answers 28 The following diagram represents a finite state machine which takes as input a binary number from the least significant bit. Which of the following is TRUE? It computes$1$’s complement of the input number It computes$2$’s complement of the input number It increments the input number it decrements the input number 21 votes 1 answer 29 Consider the grammar:$S \rightarrow (S) \mid a$Let the number of states in SLR (1), LR(1) and LALR(1) parsers for the grammar be$n_1, n_2$and$n_3$respectively. The following relationship holds good:$n_1 < n_2 < n_3n_1 = n_3 < n_2n_1 = n_2 = n_3n_1 \geq n_3 \geq n_2$27 votes 5 answers 30 Consider the grammar:$E \rightarrow E + n \mid E \times n \mid n$For a sentence$n + n \times n$, the handles in the right-sentential form of the reduction are:$n, E + n$and$E + n \times nn, E + n$and$E + E \times nn, n + n$and$n + n \times nn, E + n$and$E \times n\$