A+ Essentials Chapter 21

9 Questions | Total Attempts: 403

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A Plus Essential Quizzes & Trivia

Local Area NetworkingIn this chapter, you will learn how to• Explain network technologies• Explain network operating systems• Install and configure wired networks• Install and configure wireless networks• Troubleshoot networks


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    To provide a computer with a physical and electronic connection to anetwork, what must be installed?
    • A. 

      A hub

    • B. 

      A router

    • C. 

      A NIC

    • D. 

      A bridge

  • 2. 
    How far apart can two PCs that share the same 100BaseT switch be placed?
    • A. 

      100 meters

    • B. 

      200 meters

    • C. 

      330 meters

    • D. 

      1000 meters

  • 3. 
    Under ideal conditions, the 802.11g standard supports data throughput of upto ________ and has a range of up to ________.
    • A. 

      11 Mbps/150 feet

    • B. 

      11 Mbps/300 feet

    • C. 

      54 Mbps/150 feet

    • D. 

      54 Mbps/300 feet

  • 4. 
    What is the minimum specification of cable types for 100BaseT networks?
    • A. 

      CAT 2

    • B. 

      CAT 3

    • C. 

      CAT 4

    • D. 

      CAT 5

  • 5. 
    Joe needs to network two computers in his office together using an Ethernetpeer-to-peer connection. What kind of cable does he need?
    • A. 

      CAT-5

    • B. 

      Crossover

    • C. 

      UTP

    • D. 

      STP

  • 6. 
    What are the two TIA/EIA standards for connecting an RJ-45 connector to UTPcable?
    • A. 

      10BaseT/100BaseT

    • B. 

      CAT5/CAT5e

    • C. 

      RG-58/RG-59

    • D. 

      568A/568B

  • 7. 
    Steven’s Windows XP system can’t connect to the Internet, and he comes toyou, his PC tech, for help. You figure out that it’s a DHCP problem. Whatprogram should you run to get him a new DHCP lease?
    • A. 

      IPCONFIG

    • B. 

      WINIPCFG

    • C. 

      CONFIG

    • D. 

      DHCP /RENEW

  • 8. 
    Which encryption protocol offers the best security?
    • A. 

      Hi-Encrypt

    • B. 

      WEP

    • C. 

      WPA

    • D. 

      WPA2

  • 9. 
    Bluetooth technology enables computers to link into what sort of network?
    • A. 

      Bluetooth area network (BAN)

    • B. 

      Personal area network (PAN)

    • C. 

      Local area network (LAN)

    • D. 

      Wide area network (WAN)