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It is your responsibility to check and make sure that you have uploaded both the correct files.


Zero mark will be given if you try to bypass the SafeAssign (e.g. misspell words, remove spaces between words, hide characters, use different character sets, convert text into image or languages other than English or any kind of manipulation).


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You must use this template, failing which will result in zero mark.


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Late submission will result in ZERO mark.

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Write any 6 important characteristics of MEMEXII which is used in the evolution of Multimedia System.


Question Two

Discuss any 5 contributions of Alan Kay and Steve Jobs in the second generation of evolution of Multimedia Systems.


Question Three

Write at least three important challenges of Digital Data Systems.




Question Four

There are many elements involved in ensuring a computer operates at optimum capacity. To function properly, computers require memory to hold information that the central processing unit uses to process and complete instructions. Differentiate and discuss briefly any three points about primary and secondary memory.