Networking Test 3

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Networking Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Internet is
    • A. 

      A local computer network

    • B. 

      A world wide network of computers

    • C. 

      An interconnected network of computers

    • D. 

      A world wide interconnected network of computers which use a common protocol to communicate with one another

  • 2. 
    The facilities available in the internet are              (i) electronic mail             (ii) remote login             (iii)file transfer             (iv)word processing
    • A. 

      i, ii

    • B. 

      I, ii, iii

    • C. 

      I, ii, iv

  • 3. 
    Internet requires
    • A. 

      An international agreement to connect computers

    • B. 

      A local area network

    • C. 

      A commonly agreed set of rules to communicate between computers

    • D. 

      A World Wide Web

  • 4. 
    Each computer connected to the internet must
    • A. 

      Be an IBM PC

    • B. 

      Have a unique IP address

    • C. 

      Be internet compatible

    • D. 

      Have a modem connection

  • 5. 
    IP address is currently
    • A. 

      4 bytes long

    • B. 

      Available in plenty

    • C. 

      6 bytes long

    • D. 

      Not assigned as it is all used up

  • 6. 
    IP addresses are converted to
    • A. 

      A binary string

    • B. 

      Alphanumeric string

    • C. 

      A hierarchy of domain names

    • D. 

      A hexadecimal string

  • 7. 
    Internet addresses must always have at least  (i) a country name or organization type (ii) internet service provider’s name (iii) name of organization (iv) name of individual (v) type of organization
    • A. 

      i, ii, iii

    • B. 

      ii, iii, iv

    • C. 

      i, iii

    • D. 

      ii, iii, iv, v

  • 8. 
    Internet uses
    • A. 

      Packet switching

    • B. 

      Circuit switching

    • C. 

      Telephone switching

    • D. 

      Telex switching

  • 9. 
    Internet data is broken up as
    • A. 

      Fixed length packets

    • B. 

      Variable length packets

    • C. 

      Not packetized

    • D. 

      64 bytes packets

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      I, ii, iii

    • B. 

      I, ii, iii, iv

    • C. 

      I, ii, iii, iv, v

    • D. 

      I, ii, iii, iv, v, vi

  • 11. 
    The packets of an internet message
    • A. 

      Take a predetermined path

    • B. 

      Take a path based on packet priority

    • C. 

      Go along different paths based on path availability

    • D. 

      Take the shortest path from source to destination

  • 12. 
    The time taken by internet packets
    • A. 

      Can be predetermined before transmission

    • B. 

      May be different for different packets

    • C. 

      Is irrelevant for audio packets

  • 13. 
    By an intranet we mean
    • A. 

      A LAN of an organization

    • B. 

      A Wide Area Network connecting all branches of an organization

    • C. 

      A corporate computer network

    • D. 

      A network connecting all computers of an organization and using the internet protocol

  • 14. 
    By an extranet we mean
    • A. 

      An extra fast computer network

    • B. 

      The intranets of two co-operating organizations interconnected via a secure leased line

    • C. 

      An extra network used by an organization for higher reliability

    • D. 

      An extra connection to internet provided to co-operating organization

  • 15. 
    World Wide Web
    • A. 

      Is another name for internet

    • B. 

      World wide connection for computers

    • C. 

      A collection of linked information residing on computers connected by the internet

    • D. 

      A collection of world wide information

  • 16. 
    Among services available on the World Wide Web are (i)Encryption (ii)HTTP (iii)HTML (iv)Firewalls
    • A. 

      I and ii

    • B. 

      Ii and iii

    • C. 

      Iii and iv

    • D. 

      I and iv

  • 17. 
    A world wide web contains web pages
    • A. 

      Residing in many computers

    • B. 

      Created using HTML

    • C. 

      With links to other web pages

    • D. 

      Residing in many computers linked together using HTML

  • 18. 
    A web page is located using a
    • A. 

      Universal Record Linking

    • B. 

      Uniform Resource Locator

    • C. 

      Universal Record Locator

    • D. 

      Uniformly Reachable Links

  • 19. 
    A URL specifies the following:   (i) protocol used (ii) domain name of server hosting web page (iii) name of folder with required information (iv) name of document formatted using HTML  (v) the name of ISP
    • A. 

      I, ii, iii, iv

    • B. 

      Ii, iii, iv, v

    • C. 

      I, iii, iv

    • D. 

      I, ii, iii, v

  • 20. 
    HTML stands for
    • A. 

      Hyper Text Making Links

    • B. 

      Hyper Text Markup Language

    • C. 

      Higher Textual Marking of Links

    • D. 

      Hyper Text Mixer of Links