Computer Networking Test: Would You Pass?

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is electrical noise created by nearby electrical equipment called?
    • A. 

      ROI

    • B. 

      EMI

    • C. 

      FRI

    • D. 

      RFI

  • 2. 
    What is the process of wrapping high layer data with lower layer data called?
    • A. 

      Re-Wrapping

    • B. 

      Passing

    • C. 

      Encapsulation

    • D. 

      Vectorization

  • 3. 
    What does the acronym ESMTP stand for, beginning with "Extended"?
    • A. 

      Simple Mail Transfer Protocol

    • B. 

      Simple Mail Testing Protocol

    • C. 

      Simple Mail Transfer Prototype

    • D. 

      Simple Mail Timing Protocol

  • 4. 
    The cabling used in a 100BaseT4 network is made of what material?
    • A. 

      Fiber

    • B. 

      Plastic

    • C. 

      Copper

    • D. 

      Nickel

  • 5. 
    What is another term used for one-way network communication capability?
    • A. 

      Duplex

    • B. 

      Half-Duplex

    • C. 

      Simplex

    • D. 

      Full-Duplex

  • 6. 
    What is the name of an adapter that allows two male cable ends to be joined together?
    • A. 

      Male To Male Adapter

    • B. 

      V.35 Winchester

    • C. 

      DB-9

    • D. 

      Gender Changer

  • 7. 
    Where did the Gopher internet protocol originate?
    • A. 

      Nevada State University

    • B. 

      University Of Minnesota

    • C. 

      Garden State University

    • D. 

      University Of Purdue

  • 8. 
    What is the standard TCP port used for Kerberos authentication traffic in the U.S.?
    • A. 

      88

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      78

    • D. 

      188

  • 9. 
    A network that employs a single architecture and operating system is called what?
    • A. 

      Autonomous System

    • B. 

      Single Network

    • C. 

      Homogeneous Network

    • D. 

      Heterogeneous Network

  • 10. 
    What is the host ID given the CIDR IP Address 192.168.205.15/24?
    • A. 

      0.15

    • B. 

      192.168.205.15

    • C. 

      .205.15

    • D. 

      168.205.15

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is an organization funded by the U.S. Government?
    • A. 

      ISO

    • B. 

      ITU

    • C. 

      IANA

    • D. 

      IEEE

  • 12. 
    What TCP/IP protocol relies on Echo Reply packets to test connectivity between hosts?
    • A. 

      FTP

    • B. 

      IGRP

    • C. 

      ICMP

    • D. 

      TCP

  • 13. 
    What international community of engineers receives its charter from the ISOC?
    • A. 

      IETF

    • B. 

      ISO

    • C. 

      SETI

    • D. 

      IBM

  • 14. 
    What TCP/IP protocol is used to inform routers of available multicast groups?
    • A. 

      OSPF

    • B. 

      EIGRP

    • C. 

      IGMP

    • D. 

      IGRP

  • 15. 
    What organization is responsible for Bluetooth standards and development?
    • A. 

      IEEE

    • B. 

      ITU

    • C. 

      Bluetooth SIG

    • D. 

      NIST

  • 16. 
    What can be loosely defined as establishing a private network over a public network?
    • A. 

      Internet

    • B. 

      Wide Area Network (WAN)

    • C. 

      Local Area Network (LAN)

    • D. 

      Virtual Private Network (VPN)

  • 17. 
    What port can be used to connect one hub to another using straight through cabling?
    • A. 

      Connection Port

    • B. 

      Network Port

    • C. 

      Hub Port

    • D. 

      Uplink Port

  • 18. 
    What term describes a multi-port repeater in Ethernet networks?
    • A. 

      Hub

    • B. 

      Router

    • C. 

      Gateway

    • D. 

      Node

  • 19. 
    Network and telephone cables are "punched down" into what device?
    • A. 

      Switch

    • B. 

      Wiring Closet

    • C. 

      Firewall

    • D. 

      Patch Panel

  • 20. 
    What is the cable that runs from a patch panel to a network port on a switch called?
    • A. 

      Patch Cable

    • B. 

      Access Cable

    • C. 

      Punch Cable

    • D. 

      Network Cable

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