CPU and memory

1

What hardware defines a computer?

2

What does 'volatile' mean for a computer's memory?

3

Which is the fastest kind of memory for the CPU to access?

4

Which of these is often true about a RISC mobile processor when compared to a CISC processor?

5

Which types of memory might be used when the computer swaps data in and out of virtual memory?

6

What is 'benchmarking'?

7

Which of these cannot be changed once a program has been stored there?

8

How does data travel between the processor and the computer's RAM?

9

Which of these scenarios is NOT the result of overclocking?

10

What is 'cache'?