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Suppose that a computer using a direct mapping cache has a main memory size of 1M x 16 and a cache memory consisting of 256 lines where each cache line contains a block of 8 words along with a corresponding tag.

Give the sizes of the tag, line and the word fields (in bits)

Tag=

Line=

Word=

To which cache line will the memory reference x3E6A5 map? What would

     be the corresponding tag value?

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