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ARITHMETIC UNIT

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000022837D
Original Publication Date: 1976-Mar-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-27

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

In a computer Arithmetic Unit, in order to minimize hard-S ware and instruction execution time it is useful to perform various arithmetic functions in different modes. For example, decimal compare is performed efficiently in straight binary, decimal multiply and divide are performed