CCNA Exam: Trivia! MCQ Quiz

14 Questions | Total Attempts: 29

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  • 1. 
    What is a common protocol that is used with peer-to-peer applications such as Wireshare, Bearshare, and Shareaza?
    • A. 

      Gnutella

    • B. 

      Ethernet

    • C. 

      POP

    • D. 

      SMTP

  • 2. 
    A user is attempting to access http://www.cisco.com/ without success. Which two configuration values must be set on the host to allow this access? 
    • A. 

      DNS server

    • B. 

      Source port number

    • C. 

      HTTP server

    • D. 

      Default gateway

    • E. 

      Source MAC address

  • 3. 
    On a home network, which device is most likely to provide dynamic IP addressing to clients on the home network?
    • A. 

      A dedicated file server

    • B. 

      A home router

    • C. 

      An ISP DHCP server

    • D. 

      A DNS server

  • 4. 
    Which command is used to manually query a DNS server to resolve a specific host name?
    • A. 

      Ipconfig /displaydns

    • B. 

      Tracert

    • C. 

      Nslookup

    • D. 

      Ping

  • 5. 
    Which three protocols or standards are used at the application layer of the TCP/IP model? 
    • A. 

      TCP

    • B. 

      MPEG

    • C. 

      IP

    • D. 

      GIF

    • E. 

      UDP

    • F. 

      HTTP

  • 6. 
    Which three layers of the OSI model provide similar network services to those provided by the application layer of the TCP/IP model? 
    • A. 

      Session layer

    • B. 

      Physical layer

    • C. 

      Application layer

    • D. 

      Transport layer

    • E. 

      Presentation layer

    • F. 

      Data link layer

  • 7. 
    What is an advantage of SMB over FTP?​
    • A. 

      SMB clients can establish a long-term connection to the server.​

    • B. 

      Only SMB establishes two simultaneous connections with the client, making the data transfer faster.​

    • C. 

      SMB is more reliable than FTP because SMB uses TCP and FTP uses UDP.​

    • D. 

      SMB clients can establish a long-term connection to the server.​

  • 8. 
    In FTP transactions, an FTP client uses the pull method to download files from an FTP server.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A wired laser printer is attached to a home computer. That printer has been shared so that other computers on the home network can also use the printer. What networking model is in use?
    • A. 

      Peer-to-peer (P2P)

    • B. 

      Client-based

    • C. 

      Master-slave

    • D. 

      Point-to-point

  • 10. 
    What type of information is contained in a DNS MX record?
    • A. 

      The FQDN of the alias used to identify a service

    • B. 

      The domain name mapped to mail exchange servers

    • C. 

      The IP address for an FQDN entry

    • D. 

      The IP address of an authoritative name server

  • 11. 
    Which TCP/IP model layer is closest to the end-user?
    • A. 

      Internet

    • B. 

      Network access

    • C. 

      Application

    • D. 

      Network access

  • 12. 
    What is true about a client-server network?
    • A. 

      The network includes a dedicated server.

    • B. 

      Each device can function as a server and a client.

    • C. 

      Workstations access network resources using SAMBA or Gnutella.

    • D. 

      Workstations access network resources using SAMBA or Gnutella.

  • 13. 
    Which protocol can be used to transfer messages from an email server to an email client? 
    • A. 

      SMTP

    • B. 

      POP3

    • C. 

      SNMP

    • D. 

      HTTP

  • 14. 
    Why is DHCP preferred for use on large networks?
    • A. 

      Large networks send more requests for domain to IP address resolution than do smaller networks.

    • B. 

      DHCP uses a reliable transport layer protocol.

    • C. 

      It is a more efficient way to manage IP addresses than static address assignment.

    • D. 

      It prevents sharing of files that are copyrighted.

    • E. 

      Hosts on large networks require more IP addressing configuration settings than hosts on small networks.