GTU Previous exam papers Microcontroller and Interfacing

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B.E. Sem-Vth Examination December 2010

Subject code: 151001

Subject Name: Microcontroller and Interfacing


1. Attempt all questions.

2. Make suitable assumptions wherever necessary.

3. Figures to the right indicate full marks.

Q.1 (a) How Embedded Microcontrollers are differing than Embedding Microprocessor?

Explain with technical justification and application.

 (b) Explain RISC and CISC ? Which is most suited to Intel 51 Microcontroller? Why?           

Q.2 (a) What is Special Function register (SFR) of 51-Microcontroller? List all the SFR and explain SBUF, IP and PCON.

 (b) Describe and Draw Architecture of intel-51, 8-bit Microcontroller           


(b) Draw and Describe function of each pins of DIP-51 Intel 8-bit microcontroller           

Q.3 (a) Explain following Addressing Modes of 8031 Microcontroller

1). MOV A,#20h 2). MOV A,30h 3). MOV A,@R0


(b) 1). Describe following pointers

(i) PC (ii) SP (iii) DPTR (iv) R0 & R1

2) What is flag register? Explain 8051 Flag register and its practical implementation         


Q.3 (a) 1). Differentiate ADDC and SUBB instruction. List the precaution to be taken for

both instructions during the program.

2). List the JUMP and CALL instruction. Describe Conditional JUMP Instruction

 (b) 1). What is Pseudo Codes? Explain it.

2). Define and describe the directives of 51 Microcontroller.

Q.4 (a) 1). Describe TMOD and TCON Special Function registers.

2). Write an assembly program to generate 10Khz Square wave frequency with 60%

duty cycle.(take T = 1.085 x 10-6 sec)

 (b) 1). How will you assign Counter to count an external event? Explain it with example

2). Can We implement the interrupt to watch the TF bit of TCON Special Function Register? Explain it.


Q.4 (a) What is Serial Communication? How it will perform using 8051/52 Controller with PC? Explain it with program and diagram.

 (b) Write an assembly as well as C program to transfer the message “ONE” serially at 9600 buad, 8-bit data, 1 stop bit. Perform this program for 255 times.

Q.5 (a) 1). Explain the difference between the low- level and edge-triggered interrupts

2). Explain which technique, Interrupt or Polling, avoids trying down the Microcontroller.

(b) 1) How Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) is superior to conventional Display? Explain it. 2). List and describe the LCD Instructions


Q.5 (a) Draw and Explain 8051 connection to ADC 0804 with self checking mode.           

(b) Draw and explain 8051 connection to external RAM (8Kx8). Write a program to read 100 bytes of data from P1 and save the data in external RAM starting at 5100H Location.


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