Do you know Routing Paths and Subnets?

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Do You Know Routing Paths And Subnets? - Quiz

Immerse yourself in the dynamic world of computer networking with our intriguing quiz! Explore the intricacies of routing paths and subnets as you put your networking expertise to the test.
Get acquainted with IP addresses, subnet masks, and private network ranges. Unravel the mysteries of secure communication protocols like HTTPS and the significance of loopback addresses.
Whether you're a seasoned network professional or an enthusiastic learner, this quiz offers a stimulating experience in understanding the fundamentals of routing paths and subnets. So, gear up and let's dive into the world of networking! Test your knowledge and embark on this exciting Read morejourney to showcase your networking prowess. Good luck!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is a routing path in networking?

    • A.

      A method of securing data

    • B.

      A sequence of routers

    • C.

      A series of connected devices

    • D.

      A way to connect to the internet

    Correct Answer
    C. A series of connected devices
  • 2. 

    Which subnet mask represents the largest number of hosts?

    • A.

      255.255.255.0

    • B.

      255.255.0.0

    • C.

      255.255.255.255

    • D.

      255.0.0.0

    Correct Answer
    D. 255.0.0.0
  • 3. 

    What is the purpose of a default gateway in a network?

    • A.

      Filters incoming traffic

    • B.

      Connects two different networks

    • C.

      Assigns IP addresses

    • D.

      Manages network security

    Correct Answer
    B. Connects two different networks
  • 4. 

    How many bits are in an IPv4 address?

    • A.

      32 bits

    • B.

      16 bits

    • C.

      64 bits

    • D.

      128 bits

    Correct Answer
    A. 32 bits
  • 5. 

    What does NAT (Network Address Translation) do?

    • A.

      Translates website URLs

    • B.

      Encrypts network traffic

    • C.

      Maps private IP addresses to a public IP

    • D.

      Provides DNS resolution

    Correct Answer
    C. Maps private IP addresses to a public IP
  • 6. 

    Which IP address range is reserved for private networks?

    • A.

      10.0.0.0/8

    • B.

      172.16.0.0/16

    • C.

      192.168.0.0/24

    • D.

      169.254.0.0/16

    Correct Answer
    A. 10.0.0.0/8
  • 7. 

    What is the loopback address used for?

    • A.

      Connects to a wireless network

    • B.

      Accessing a remote server

    • C.

      Testing network interfaces

    • D.

      Communication with a DNS server

    Correct Answer
    C. Testing network interfaces
  • 8. 

    Which network protocol is commonly used for secure communication?

    • A.

      HTTP

    • B.

      FTP

    • C.

      TCP/IP

    • D.

      HTTPS

    Correct Answer
    D. HTTPS
  • 9. 

    What is the purpose of subnetting in networking?

    • A.

      Adding more hosts to a network

    • B.

      Dividing a network into smaller segments

    • C.

      Creating virtual networks

    • D.

      Changing the default gateway

    Correct Answer
    B. Dividing a network into smaller segments
  • 10. 

    Which device operates at the Network Layer of the OSI model?

    • A.

      Hub

    • B.

      Router

    • C.

      Switch

    • D.

      Bridge

    Correct Answer
    B. Router

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