Basics Of Networking Quiz 1

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A computer network is a set of computers connected together for the purpose of sharing resources which in most cases in the internet. There are different types of computer network topologies. Take up the test below and refresh our memory on basic networking and how to maintain a network. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      It uses copper wires, which are good conductors of electricity.

    • B. 

      Coaxial cables provide effective protection against EMI during data transmissions.

    • C. 

      It uses light rays instead of electricity to transmit data

    • D. 

      It can be differentiated into two categories, single-mode and multimode

  • 2. 
    In case of fiber-optic cables, which transmission mode is used for transmitting data over long distances?
    • A. 

      Infrared

    • B. 

      Radio

    • C. 

      Single mode

    • D. 

      Multimode

  • 3. 
    What is the maximum bandwidth that can be supported by fiber optics cable?
    • A. 

      10 Mbps

    • B. 

      50 Mbps

    • C. 

      2000 Mbps

    • D. 

      100 Mbps

  • 4. 
    Media Access Control (MAC) and Logical Link Control (LLC) are two sublayers of _________________.
    • A. 

      Session layer

    • B. 

      Network layer

    • C. 

      Transport layer

    • D. 

      Data Link layer

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Class B

    • B. 

      Class A

    • C. 

      Class C

    • D. 

      Class D

  • 6. 
    Consider the following statements: Statement A: In Duplex transmission, either node can transmit while the other node can receive data Statement B: In half-duplex transmission, both the nodes can transmit as well as receive data at the same time. Which of the following is true with respect to the above statements?
    • A. 

      Both statements A and B are false

    • B. 

      Statement A is false and statement B is true

    • C. 

      Both statements A and B are true

    • D. 

      Statement A is true and statement B is false

  • 7. 
    Radio waves and microwaves are used in which of the following communications?
    • A. 

      Voice over IP

    • B. 

      IP Telephony

    • C. 

      Wireless

    • D. 

      Enterprise

  • 8. 
    IP addresses exist in the numeric format of XXX.YYY.ZZZ.AAA. This format of specifying addresses is referred to as the dotted decimal notation. Each address consists of four __________ separated by dots(.).
    • A. 

      8-bit fields

    • B. 

      4-bit fields

    • C. 

      6-bit fields

    • D. 

      2-bit fields

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Advanced Research Projects Administration

    • B. 

      Advanced Repeater Projects Agency

    • C. 

      Advanced Research Projects Agency

    • D. 

      Advanced Rear Projects Agency

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      The first network called the ARPANET was created by DOD with the help of Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA).

    • B. 

      Networks enable sharing of information across the multiple networks.

    • C. 

      Networks enable centralization of data management.

    • D. 

      Networks can be divided into four network topologies: mesh, cellular, star and bus.