Fundamentals Of Network Security! Trivia Quiz

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Fundamentals Of Network Security! Trivia Quiz

Are you aware of the fundamentals of network security? This quiz can explain it to you. This quiz inquires what a standalone computer is, what is a computer network, what do LAN and WAN stand for, which network topology requires terminators, which network technology is the fastest, which OSI layers define the standards for cabling and connectors, and what does CSMA/CD stand for. This quiz is comprised of questions that make you think.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a standalone computer?
    • A. 

      A computer not connected to a network.

    • B. 

      A computer connected to a network.

    • C. 

      A portable computer.

  • 2. 
    What is a computer network?
    • A. 

      A number of computers in a room.

    • B. 

      A number of connected computers.

    • C. 

      A type of computer.

  • 3. 
    What does LAN stand for?
    • A. 

      Local Area Network

    • B. 

      Low Area Network

    • C. 

      Local Arial Net

  • 4. 
    What does WAN stand for?
    • A. 

      World Area Network

    • B. 

      Wide Antenna Network

    • C. 

      Wide Area Network

  • 5. 
    Select the advantages of a LAN:
    • A. 

      Initial setup is expensive.

    • B. 

      Peripherals can be shared

    • C. 

      Software & files can be shared

    • D. 

      It is easily expandable

    • E. 

      The smaller the network the more expensive it becomes

  • 6. 
    Select the disadvantages of WAN:
    • A. 

      Spread of viruses.

    • B. 

      Large network cover.

    • C. 

      Setting up a network can be expensive.

    • D. 

      Peripherals can be shared.

    • E. 

      Requires data security measures to avoid hacking.

  • 7. 
    Which network topology requires terminators?
    • A. 

      Bus Network

    • B. 

      Star Network

    • C. 

      Ring Network

  • 8. 
    The below network configuration has a Star Topology: 
    • A. 

      True: It is a Star Topology

    • B. 

      False: It is a Ring Topology

  • 9. 
    Which Network Topology is fastest?
    • A. 

      Bus Network

    • B. 

      Ring Network

    • C. 

      Star Network

  • 10. 
    ........ is a device used to convert analog signal to digital and vice-varsa.
  • 11. 
    Which OSI layer defines the standards for cabling and connectors?
    • A. 

      Layer 1

    • B. 

      Layer 2

    • C. 

      Layer 3

    • D. 

      Layer 4

    • E. 

      Layer 5

    • F. 

      Layer 6

    • G. 

      Layer 7

  • 12. 
    Which of the following terms are not valid terms for the names of the seven OSI layers?
    • A. 

      Application

    • B. 

      Data link

    • C. 

      Transmission

    • D. 

      Presentation

    • E. 

      Internet

    • F. 

      Session

  • 13. 
    The bridge is a networking device used at the network layer of the OSI reference model.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    CSMA/CD Stands for
    • A. 

      Currier Sense Multiple Access with Company Data

    • B. 

      Currier Sense Multiple Access with Collided Data

    • C. 

      Currier Sense Multiple Access with Collusion Detection

    • D. 

      Common Sense Media Access with Collusion Detection

  • 15. 
    What are the the three components of Fiber Optics?
    • A. 

      LED

    • B. 

      Cable

    • C. 

      Fiber Glass

    • D. 

      Photo Diode

    • E. 

      Terminator

    • F. 

      EMI

  • 16. 
    FM radio signal is an example of ful-duplex communication.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    All the following are type of addreses except
    • A. 

      Unicast

    • B. 

      Manycast

    • C. 

      Anycast

    • D. 

      Multicast

    • E. 

      Broadcast

  • 18. 
    IP addresses are same as MAC addresses.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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