Test: Computer Networking MCQ Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following refers to IEEE standards for Gigabit Ethernet?
    • A. 

      802.1

    • B. 

      802.5

    • C. 

      802.3z

    • D. 

      802.11

  • 2. 
    What company developed 100VG-AnyLan based on IEEE 802.12 specifications?
    • A. 

      Cisco Systems

    • B. 

      Xerox

    • C. 

      Hewlett-Packard

    • D. 

      IBM

  • 3. 
    What type of DNS record translates an IP address to a hostname?
    • A. 

      CNAME

    • B. 

      PTR

    • C. 

      MX

    • D. 

      A

  • 4. 
    What network adapter mode captures and processes all network traffic?
    • A. 

      Promiscuous Mode

    • B. 

      Network Mode

    • C. 

      Analysis Mode

    • D. 

      Capture Mode

  • 5. 
    Which standard was designed to provide high-speed serial communications using modems?
    • A. 

      V.22

    • B. 

      V.90

    • C. 

      V.36

    • D. 

      V.35

  • 6. 
    What do switches employing the Spanning-Tree Protocol use to communicate?
    • A. 

      UDPs

    • B. 

      BPDUs

    • C. 

      Switch Cells

    • D. 

      Hello Protocol

  • 7. 
    What technology allows 24 DS0 channels to be combined into a single DS1 or T1 channel?
    • A. 

      Wide Area Networking

    • B. 

      Signaling Over Time

    • C. 

      Time-Division Multiplexing

    • D. 

      Channel-Aggregation Sequencing

  • 8. 
    What does the acronym "MAN" stand for?
    • A. 

      Metropolitan Area Network

    • B. 

      Multi-Area Network

    • C. 

      Multiple Access Network

    • D. 

      Managed Access Network

  • 9. 
    Which networking technology uses dual counter-rotating token-passing ring networks?
    • A. 

      Ethernet

    • B. 

      Token Ring

    • C. 

      FDDI

    • D. 

      SNA

  • 10. 
    What does "OC" stand for in an OC-3?
    • A. 

      Optimal Communications

    • B. 

      Optical Communications

    • C. 

      Optimal Carrier

    • D. 

      Optical Carrier

  • 11. 
    What standard developed by Novell and Apple is similar to the NDIS specification?
    • A. 

      EtherTalk

    • B. 

      Open Data-link Interface (ODI)

    • C. 

      IPX/SPX

    • D. 

      AppleTalk

  • 12. 
    What organization is credited with developing the OSI Reference Model in 1974?
    • A. 

      IEEE

    • B. 

      ISO

    • C. 

      ANSI

    • D. 

      ITU

  • 13. 
    What is another term for "physical address" on a TCP/IP network?
    • A. 

      IP Address

    • B. 

      MAC Address

    • C. 

      Network Jack

    • D. 

      Home Address

  • 14. 
    Which company installed the first commercial 3G (UMTS) wireless network?
    • A. 

      AT&T

    • B. 

      Verizon

    • C. 

      Cisco Systems

    • D. 

      Nortel

  • 15. 
    What device essentially acts as a hub in a token ring network?
    • A. 

      Router

    • B. 

      MSAU

    • C. 

      Ethernet Switch

    • D. 

      Firewall

  • 16. 
    In which type of switching is the entire packet received and checked before sending it?
    • A. 

      Cut-Through

    • B. 

      Store-And-Forward

    • C. 

      FragmentFree

    • D. 

      Low Latency

  • 17. 
    Which of the following is a public version of the Server Message Block protocol?
    • A. 

      Remote Procedure Call (RPC)

    • B. 

      Network File System (NFS)

    • C. 

      Distributed File System (DFS)

    • D. 

      Common Internet File System (CIFS)

  • 18. 
    Which of the following is supported by the SOCKS Proxy Service?
    • A. 

      RealAudio

    • B. 

      FTP

    • C. 

      Streaming Video

    • D. 

      NetShow

  • 19. 
    What service was needed for Windows NT to access Novell file and print services?
    • A. 

      Windows Internet Naming Service

    • B. 

      Client Services For NetWare

    • C. 

      Client For Microsoft Networks

    • D. 

      TCP/IP

  • 20. 
    What Unix command can be used to retrieve user information over a TCP/IP network?
    • A. 

      Telnet

    • B. 

      Finger

    • C. 

      Cron

    • D. 

      Ssh

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