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Pick the CPU Component that matches the definition

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DescriptionComponent
The 'Brain' of a computer
Determines where certain information and requests should be sent, 'directs traffic'
Performs arithmetic and logic calculations
Holds locations of data that needs to be accessed
Memory that is directly accessed by the CPU
Data is temporarily written before being sent to another part of the computer
Holds data that can be viewed, but cannot be edited
DescriptionComponent
Fast access memory that is cleared when computer is shut down
A smaller, faster RAM; very small sets of data the computer accesses repeatedly
Process by which computer operates; includes Fetch, Decode, Execute
Transfers information between components in data packets
Connects two different circuit boards; i.e. USB
Addresses of data transmitted internally within CPU

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