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Single core to Dual core and Interrupts

Does increasing the number of cores result in the increase in the number of interrupts that can be handled by that processor ?
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Upgrading from single core to dual core - Will throughput get doubled?

If i replace a single-core processor with a dual-core processor, Will it increase the throughput by two times ? If No, why throughput does not get doubled ?
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In a multicore system, will each cpu have its own linux kernel?

What i meant was, in a multicore system with 'n' number of cpu's, will each cpu have its own linux kernel installed, or will all cpu's have a copy of the same kernel image? Another question ...