# Interconnecting Devices

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• 1.

### What is this '0111000001010101010101010101010' ? (in computer terms)

• A.

Binary

• B.

Text

• C.

Mathmatics

A. Binary
Explanation
The given sequence of numbers '0111000001010101010101010101010' represents a binary code. In computer terms, binary is a numerical system that uses only two digits, 0 and 1, to represent all data and instructions. It is the fundamental language that computers use to process and store information.

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• 2.

### What is a WAN ?

• A.

William and nathan

• B.

Wide area network

• C.

Wide and near

B. Wide area network
Explanation
A WAN stands for Wide Area Network. It is a type of computer network that covers a large geographic area, such as multiple buildings or even cities, and connects multiple local area networks (LANs) together. This allows for the sharing of resources and communication between different locations.

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• 3.

### What is LAN ?

• A.

Lewis and nopolain

• B.

Local and network

• C.

Local area network

C. Local area network
Explanation
A LAN stands for Local Area Network, which refers to a network that connects devices within a limited geographical area such as a home, office, or building. It allows for the sharing of resources, such as printers and files, and enables communication between connected devices. The other options mentioned, "lewis and nopolain" and "local and network," do not accurately define what a LAN is.

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• 4.

### What piece of equipmet is used to access the internet ?

• A.

Router

• B.

Modem

B. Modem
Explanation
A modem is a piece of equipment that is used to access the internet. It is responsible for connecting a computer or other devices to an internet service provider (ISP) through a telephone or cable line. The modem receives data from the ISP and converts it into a format that can be understood by the computer, allowing users to access the internet and browse websites, send emails, and perform various online activities. A modem is an essential device for establishing an internet connection and is commonly used in homes, offices, and other settings.

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• 5.

### What sytem protects your computer from hackers?.

• A.

Anti- virus

• B.

Firewall

• C.

Anti - spam

B. Firewall
Explanation
A firewall is a system that protects your computer from hackers by monitoring and controlling incoming and outgoing network traffic. It acts as a barrier between your computer and the outside world, filtering out potentially harmful data and preventing unauthorized access to your system. By analyzing the data packets and enforcing security rules, the firewall helps to prevent hackers from gaining access to your computer and compromising your sensitive information.

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