Registers, which are partially visible to user and used to hold condition, are known as:

A. Flags
B. PC
C. Both A&B
D. General-purpose register

Answer

Correct Answer: A. Flags

Detailed About MCQs

Registers which are partially visible to users and used to hold conditional codes(bits set by the CPU) hardware as the result of operations), are known as Flags. A status register, flag register, or condition code register (CCR) is a collection of status flag bits for a processor. An example is the FLAGS register of the x86 architecture or flags in a program status word (PSW) register.