A Brief Trivia On Computer Networking!

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A Brief Trivia On Computer Networking!

A computer network is a set up of nodes that are designed to make the sharing and transfer of data easy. Over the past week, we have been able to cover much about social media networking and what encompasses it. The brief trivia below is designed to test out what you know so far. Give it a try and share your score.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the most common central device used today to connect computers to a network?
    • A. 

      Hub

    • B. 

      Switch

    • C. 

      SOHO router

    • D. 

      VPN router

  • 2. 
    What is the most common adapter or connector used to connect a computer to a wired network?
    • A. 

      RG58

    • B. 

      RG6

    • C. 

      RJ45

    • D. 

      RJ8

  • 3. 
    Which of the following does a switch use for increased performance?
    • A. 

      Simplex

    • B. 

      Half duplex

    • C. 

      Full duplex

    • D. 

      Sliding duplex

  • 4. 
    What do you use to create VLANs?  
    • A. 

      Router

    • B. 

      Switch

    • C. 

      Firewall

    • D. 

      Proxy Server

  • 5. 
    What standard describes CSMA/CD?
    • A. 

      801.2

    • B. 

      802.3

    • C. 

      802.5

    • D. 

      802.11

  • 6. 
    What mechanism do wireless networks use to access the network?
    • A. 

      CSMA/CD

    • B. 

      CSMA/CA

    • C. 

      Token passing

    • D. 

      Polling

  • 7. 
    What type of server does Active Director run on?  
    • A. 

      File server

    • B. 

      Print server

    • C. 

      Database server

    • D. 

      Network controller

  • 8. 
    What model promises the most processing power?
    • A. 

      Centralized computing

    • B. 

      Distributive computing

    • C. 

      Switching computing

    • D. 

      Dumb computing

  • 9. 
    What type of communication is sent to a single designated host?
    • A. 

      Unicast

    • B. 

      Broadcast

    • C. 

      Multicast

    • D. 

      Anycast

  • 10. 
    A ___________ is a single computer or device that connects to a TCP/IP network.
    • A. 

      Host

    • B. 

      Node

    • C. 

      Access point

    • D. 

      Laptop

  • 11. 
    What is the central device used in wireless LANs?
    • A. 

      Wireless Access Point

    • B. 

      CSA/CDM connector

    • C. 

      Wireless Switch

    • D. 

      MDU

  • 12. 
    What command do you use to test the TCP/IP stack on a computer?
    • A. 

      Ping localhost

    • B. 

      Ping 127.0.0.1

    • C. 

      Ping loopback

    • D. 

      Ipconfig/renew