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What does MIPS stands for in computer terminology?

A. Marginal Input Storage

B. Million Instruction per Second

C. Micro Information Processing Storage

D. Memory Image Processing State


1. C
2. A
3. B
4. D

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The correct answer is B.

  • MIPS stands for Million Instruction Per Second.
  • It is a method of measuring the raw speed of a computer's processor.
  • Since the MIPS measurement doesn't take into account other factors such as the computer's I/O speed or processor architecture, it isn't always a fair way to measure the performance of a computer.
  • To calculate MIPS, divide the number of cycles per second (CPU) by the number of cycles per instruction (CPI) and then divide by 1 million to find the MIPS.
  • They're frequently the processors used in things like routers and other small computing appliances like that.

Some important Acronyms used in Information Technology:

  1. API - Application Program Interface.
  2. APU - Accelerated Processing Unit.
  3. BIOS - Basic Input/Output System.
  4. CDMA - Code Division Multiple Access.
  5. CSS - Cascading Style Sheet.
  6. DVD - Digital Versatile Disk.
  7. FIFO- First In First Out.
  8. LIFO - Last In First Out.
  9. GPS- Global Positioning System.
  10. UPS - Universal Power Supply.
  11. URL - Uniform Resource Locator.
  12. HTML - Hypertext Markup Language.
  13. HTTP - Hypertext Transfer Protocol.
  14. JPEG - Joint Photographic Experts Group.

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