Fundamental Hardware Elements of Computers: Boolean algebra
We have met gate logic and combinations of gates. Another way of representing gate logic is through boolean algebra, a way of algebraically representing logic gates. You should have already covered the symbols, below is a quick reminder:
|Description||invert input||where exactly two 1s||where one or more 1s||where exactly one 1||where less than two 1s||where exactly two 0s|
For the exam you might have:
- to convert logic gates into boolean algebra,
- build logic gate combinations from boolean algebra,
- simplify boolean algebra.