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1.  What type of wiring should be used for a high-speed connection between two buildings?
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2.  What is the maximum bandwidth for a network cabled using category 5e UTP cable?
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3.  Which layer is responsible for determining the best parth a packet should travel across an internetwork?
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4.  One job that a router performs is that of a gatekeeper, which means that it can be configured to only allow certain packets access into the network based on a list of rules. What is that process called?
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5.  Which is the IEEE standard that sets the standards for wireless networking?
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6.  Which of the following is not one of the main differences between the types of networking cabling?
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7.  What is the IEEE standard that governs all forms of Ethernet media?
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8.  What type of wireless technology is used for 802.11b/g/n networks?
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9.  What layer is responsible for making sure that the data that is sends and receives is in a format that the receiving and sending computers can understand?
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10.  Terrestrial and satellite ystems are two types of which wireless networking technology?
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11.  Which layer of the OSI model is responsbile for encryption and decryption?
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12.  The frequency at which a wireless network operates is measured in cycles per second and is expressed as what unit of measurement?
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13.  Wireless and wired networks are both susceptible to RFI
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14.  What is a disadvantage of using fiber-optic cabling?
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15.  You are working at the help desk and you get a message that a user cannot access the Internet. You open a command prompt, ping the workstation's IP address, and get a response. You ask the user to try the Internet again. He does so with the same result - no connection. Which type of device is most likely to be the problem?
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16.  In an MDI device, on which two pins does the device use to transmit?
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17.  At which layer would you find errors that were caused by EMI?
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18.  The entrance facility is the place where the connection to a WAN is located. It is basically the point where the Lan begins and ends. What is another name for this point?
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19.  The Physical layer has been divided into two sublayers, called the LLC sublayer and the MAC sublayer.
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20.  Which layer has been subdivided into the Logical Link Control sublayer and the Media Access Control sublayer?
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21.  The Transport layer is the same in both the OSI model and the TCP/IP model
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22.  The maximum transmission unit for Ethernet is 1518 bytes.
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23.  One of the problems that can occur in the Netowkr layer is the incorrect configuration of a hosts IP address.
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24.  Which layer is responsible for the encoding of signals?
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25.  Which of the following connections might require a crossover cable?
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26.  What are all of the connections in a network considered, including the cables and their connectors?
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27.  The Transport layer segments data into smaller chunks, the size of which is determined by which of the following?
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28.  Because fiber-optic cabling uses light pulses instead of electrical signals, it is immune to interference and highly resistant to eavesdropping.
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29.  At what layer do NICs operate?
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30.  Wireless networks are often used to extend the reach of a wired LAN.
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31.  Which layer is responsible for establishing a connection between the source and destination?
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32.  What is the way in which bit signals are represented on the network medium?
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33.  Which of the following is a length of cable that connects a computer to either a networking device or to an RJ-45 jack?
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34.  The length of cable between the wall jack and a patch panel is called vertical cabling.
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35.  Put the layers of the OSI model in order from layer 7 to layer 1. a. Presentation b. Network c. Physical d. Data Link e. Transport f. Application g. Session
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36.  What is the term used that defines network cabling in the work area and between telecommunications closets and equipment rooms.
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37.  What does the Transport layer use to make sure that a message is reassembled correctly on the receiving device?
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38.  The Network layer communicates with the Data Link layer and the Session layer
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39.  When a signal travels across network medium, it signal loses strength the further it gets from the transmitting station, to the point where the receiving station can no longer interpret the signals correctl. What is the term for this phenomenuon?
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40.  The are two basic categories of physical cabling used in Ethernet netowrks. They are copper wire and fiber optic.
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