Microcomputers Interview Questions

 
1.
Explain When was the last Acorn System x shipped?
2.
What is the Acorn System 1?
3.
Explain When did you build the prototype?
4.
Explain How did the Acorn Microcomputer get started?
5.
Explain Was the design based on/derived from an earlier machine? Kim-1, Apple I, etc?
6.
Explain Hermann Hauser (from Kings College, Cambridge University) had recently founded Acorn Computers Limited in Cambridge, with Chris Curry, correct?
7.
What is a microcomputer?
8.
Explain Who designed the hardware?
9.
Explain When did you first show it to Hermann Hauser?
10.
Explain Why did you use the RAM I/O chip, instead of a UART or something similar, when the machine had separate RAM?
11.
Explain Why did you choose to design the computer around the MOS Technologies 6502 microprocessor?
12.
Is there No bugs in the monitor program?
13.
You were an undergraduate student at Cambridge then. Explain what were you studying?