Computer Networking Quiz Test: How Much Do You Know?

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This is a Computer Networking Quiz Test. How much do you know? A computer network is created so that the computers in the network can share various resources such as the internet or a printer. A network can be set up in different ways depending on a number of factors. How about you get to show off what you know about computers by taking this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Computer Network is A. Collection of computer and devices B. Interconnected by communication channels C. Communication and sharing of resources and information D. All above
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 2. 
    Which of the following distinguishes peer-to-peer networks from client/server networks? A. In peer-to-peer networks, only one computer can send and receive transmissions on the network. B. In peer-to-peer networks, only one type of protocol suite can be used to send and receive data. C. In peer-to-peer networks, a central computer manages all file and print sharing. D. In peer-to-peer networks, no single computer has more authority than another, by default.
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is an advantage of using a peer-to-peer network overusing a client/server network? A. A peer-to-peer network allows for more nodes. B. A peer-to-peer network provides greater security. C. A peer-to-peer network is easier to set up. D. A peer-to-peer network allows for easier expansion.
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 4. 
    What is a server? A. Any combination of hardware or software designed to provide service to the client B. Install in the PC that allows to plug ethernet or wireless connection C. Part of the network that gives the data out
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

  • 5. 
    A client is any part of the network that receives data.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Which one has the widest coverage? A. LAN B. WAN C. MAN D. eWAN
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 7. 
    It is a part of computer network infrastructure that interconnects various pieces of network, providing a path for the exchange of information between different LANs or subnetworks. A. Host B. Segment C. Server D. Workstation
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 8. 
    Which one is NOT a type of Topology. A. TREE B. STAR C. BUS D. MESH
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 9. 
    Refer to the diagram given, what is the type of network topology? A. BUS B. STAR C. RING D. HYBRID
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 10. 
    A network topology in which all data/information pass through a central device is A. Bus B. Star C. Ring D. Mesh
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 11. 
    Which device is used to connect to the internet using telephone line? A. Modem B. Switch C. Router D. Hub
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 12. 
    Which is the most commonly used local area network topology? A. Ring B. Star C. Bus D. Tree
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 13. 
    A network device that has multiple ports to connect multiple computers. A. Switch/hub B. Router C. Repeater D. Gateway
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 14. 
    A set of rules that has to be followed by the network computers to communicate with each other. A. Topology B. Architecture C. Protocol D. Terminal
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 15. 
    What does a ROUTER do in a network? A. Prevents hackers from getting into your computer. B. Sends and receives data packets by looking at the destination. C. Gives directions to other people on the network.
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

  • 16. 
    What is the Hub? A. A small box with multiple connection points on the front or back B. A type of network cable C. A special computer that has no monitor, keyboard, or pointing device D. A software program
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 17. 
    A network of computers and other devices that are confined to a relatively small space? A. Global Network B. Local-Area Network C. Peer-to-Peer Network D. Metropolitan Network
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 18. 
    TIA stand for                                 
  • 19. 
    Card connects each computer to the wiring in the network.
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