Chapter 9: The Evolving Internet

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The birth of the internet has brought with it a lot of sources of information and ways of people from different continents to communicate. Chapter 9 on the evolution of internet gives a chance for one to understand how to operate it and how it works. Give it a try and test your understanding.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The language of the Internet, allowing cross-network communication
    • A. 

      Internetworking

    • B. 

      TCP/IP

    • C. 

      Open standards

    • D. 

      Protocol

  • 2. 
    Servers maintain look-up tables that map domain names to IP addresses
    • A. 

      Multicasting

    • B. 

      Next Generation Internet

    • C. 

      Domain name system

    • D. 

      IPv6

  • 3. 
    Example of domain name
    • A. 

      Abcnews.com

    • B. 

      IP address

    • C. 

      199.181.132.250

    • D. 

      .com

  • 4. 
    A numerical identification (logical address) that is assigned to devices participating in a computer network
    • A. 

      Internet address

    • B. 

      IP address

    • C. 

      Dynamic IP addresses

    • D. 

      Packets

  • 5. 
    How to create a Web page
    • A. 

      Write the HTML commands along with the other text

    • B. 

      Layout text and graphics (authoring programs)

    • C. 

      Upload to Web server

    • D. 

      When working in notepad don't write the HTML

  • 6. 
    Web entry station that offer quick and easy access to a variety of general- interest links
    • A. 

      Portals

    • B. 

      Consumer portals

    • C. 

      Corporate portals

    • D. 

      Vertical portals

  • 7. 
    By making music files on their hard drives available to others rather than posting them on central servers
    • A. 

      Peer-to-peer (P2P) computing

    • B. 

      Peer-to-peer file sharing

    • C. 

      BitTorrent

    • D. 

      MP3

  • 8. 
    Sharing processing power
    • A. 

      Grid computing

    • B. 

      Distributed computing

    • C. 

      BitTorrent

    • D. 

      Peer-to-peer file sharing