INTEL Coprocessor MCQ Quiz – Objective Question with Answer for INTEL Coprocessor

1. Which of the following is a coprocessor of 80386?

A. 80387
B. 8087
C. 8089
D. 8088

Answer: A

80386 has 80387 as a floating-point arithmetic coprocessor that can perform various floating-point calculations.


2. Name the processor which helps in floating-point calculations.

A. microprocessor
B. microcontroller
C. coprocessor
D. controller

Answer: C

The coprocessor can perform signal processing, floating-point arithmetics, encryption, etc.


3. Which is the coprocessor of 8086?

A. 8087
B. 8088
C. 8086
D. 8080

Answer: A

8087 is the coprocessor for both 8086 and 8088. 8089 is also a coprocessor of 8086 and 80888.


4. Which of the following is a coprocessor of the Motorola 68000 family?

A. 68001
B. 68011
C. 68881
D. 68010

Answer: C

The 68881 coprocessor of Motorola provides floating-point arithmetic.


5. Which of the following processors can perform exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric functions?

A. 8086
B. 8087
C. 8080
D. 8088

Answer: B

8087 is a coprocessor that can perform all the mathematical functions including addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, exponential, logarithmic, trigonometric, etc. 8086, 8080, and 8088 are microprocessors that require the help of a coprocessor for floating-point arithmetic.


6. How many stack register does an 8087 have?

A. 4
B. 8
C. 16
D. 32

Answer: B

The 8087 coprocessor does not have a main register set but they have an 8-level deep stack register from st0 to st7.


7. Which of the following processor can handle infinity values?

A. 8080
B. 8086
C. 8087
D. 8088

Answer: C

8087 is a coprocessor that can handle infinity values with two types of closure known as affine closure and projective closure.


8. Which coprocessor supports affine closure?

A. 80187
B. 80287
C. 80387
D. 8088

Answer: B

80287 uses an affine closure for infinity values whereas 80387 and 80187 support projective closure for infinity values.


9. Which one is the floating-point coprocessor of 80286?

A. 8087
B. 80187
C. 80287
D. 80387

Answer: C

80286 supports 80287 as its floating-point coprocessor which helps in floating-point calculations.


10. How many pins does 8087 have?

A. 40 pin DIP
B. 20 pin DIP
C. 40 pins
D. 20 pins

Answer: A

All 8087 models have a 40-pin DIP which is operated in 5V.

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