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  • 1. 
    How does ARP protocol convert IP address to MAC address?
    • A. 

      Using Algorythm

    • B. 

      Using Database

    • C. 

      Using Math Formula

    • D. 

      Using Lookup Table

  • 2. 
    What is "tunneling" used for in private networks?
    • A. 

      Port Forwarding

    • B. 

      Port Number Substitution

    • C. 

      Port Blocking

    • D. 

      Changing Port Number

  • 3. 
    What measurement shows how much traffic a particular query server is handling at a given time?
    • A. 

      QPS

    • B. 

      MPS

    • C. 

      BPS

    • D. 

      TPS

  • 4. 
    What technology does the acronym "NAC" refer to?
    • A. 

      Network Authenticate Certification

    • B. 

      Network Access Control

    • C. 

      Network Audit Certification

    • D. 

      Network Admission Central

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is a requirement in an OSPF network?
    • A. 

      Firewall

    • B. 

      Area 0

    • C. 

      Area 1

    • D. 

      ASBR

  • 6. 
    What was the first LAN technology, introduced by Datapoint Corporation in 1968?
    • A. 

      Ethernet

    • B. 

      ARCNET

    • C. 

      ThinNet

    • D. 

      DECnet

  • 7. 
    In 1995, Bay Networks merged with what company?
    • A. 

      3Com

    • B. 

      NORTEL

    • C. 

      Foundry Networks

    • D. 

      Cisco Systems

  • 8. 
    What does TFTP stand for?
    • A. 

      Tiny File Transfer Protocol

    • B. 

      Top File Transfer Protocol

    • C. 

      Trivial File Transfer Protocol

    • D. 

      Token File Transfer Protocol

  • 9. 
    Which organization designed the "next generation" IPv6?
    • A. 

      W3C

    • B. 

      IETF

    • C. 

      IANA

    • D. 

      ISOC

  • 10. 
    What is the name given to a document that describes Internet and TCP/IP standards?
    • A. 

      Commitment Protocol

    • B. 

      Internet Standard Protocol

    • C. 

      Request For Comments

    • D. 

      Network Standards Declaration

  • 11. 
    What network company was founded in 1984 by a group of Stanford computer scientists?
    • A. 

      Northern Telecom

    • B. 

      3Com

    • C. 

      Cisco Systems

    • D. 

      Bay Networks

  • 12. 
    For which of these is "mbps" an acronym?
    • A. 

      Megabits Per Second

    • B. 

      Megabytes Per Second

    • C. 

      Megabytes Per Section

    • D. 

      Multibits Per Sequence

  • 13. 
    What is the name given to a large internetwork under a single administrative control?
    • A. 

      Network Operating System

    • B. 

      Network Block

    • C. 

      Enterprise Network

    • D. 

      Autonomous System

  • 14. 
    What was the original Ethernet network topology?
    • A. 

      Ring

    • B. 

      Cascading Star

    • C. 

      Star

    • D. 

      Bus

  • 15. 
    What are routers that border areas within an OSPF autonomous system called?
    • A. 

      Autonomous System Border Routers

    • B. 

      Area Border Routers

    • C. 

      Border Routers

    • D. 

      Area Definition Routers

  • 16. 
    RIP is characterized as what type of routing protocol?
    • A. 

      Exterior Gateway Protocol

    • B. 

      Link State

    • C. 

      Distance Vector

    • D. 

      Hybrid

  • 17. 
    OSPF is characterized as what type of routing protocol?
    • A. 

      Link State

    • B. 

      Distance Vector

    • C. 

      Path Vector

    • D. 

      Hybrid

  • 18. 
    What is the IETF standard tunneling protcol for encapsulating PPP frames in TCP/IP?
    • A. 

      L2TP

    • B. 

      PPTP

    • C. 

      PPMP

    • D. 

      PoE

  • 19. 
    What ATM mode allows LAN traffic to be carried over an ATM network?
    • A. 

      LANoATM

    • B. 

      LANE

    • C. 

      ATML

    • D. 

      ELAN

  • 20. 
    Of which naming convention is "\\%Servername%\%sharename%" an example?
    • A. 

      Universal

    • B. 

      World Wide

    • C. 

      Internet

    • D. 

      Microsoft

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