The Internet 2/2: Local Networks

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The Internet 2/2: Local Networks

How much you know about the internet? Networks are designed to make it easier for the sharing of data between computer devices, and the local area network is designed to operate within a small area with few computers. By taking this quiz, you will get a chance to not only refresh your mind on what you already know but learn some new facts about this type of network.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    At home I have a network (LAN). LAN stands for [Blank]
  • 2. 
    My network at home includes
    • A. 

      A router

    • B. 

      A switch

    • C. 

      Desktop computers

    • D. 

      Mobile phones and tablets

    • E. 

      A printer

    • F. 

      A laptop

    • G. 

      A smart TV

  • 3. 
    My laptop connection uses an Ethernet cable (wired connection)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    My desktops computers are connected to the router with an Ethernet cable
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    To connect my mobile phone to the router I use
    • A. 

      An Ethernet cable (RJ45)

    • B. 

      A telephone line (RJ11)

    • C. 

      A wireless connection (WiFi)

    • D. 

      A wireless connection (Bluetooth)

  • 6. 
    Can I print a document from my mobile phone?
    • A. 

      Yes, the printer and the phone are connected to the same network

    • B. 

      Yes, there is a direct connection between them

    • C. 

      No, because the phone uses a wireless connection and the printer a wired connection

    • D. 

      No, the printer is only connected to the router, so no connection between them

  • 7. 
    When the router is unplug (disconnected) from the telephone line
    • A. 

      The mobile phone is connected to the Internet (it uses WiFi connection)

    • B. 

      The laptop is connected to the Internet (it uses WiFi connection)

    • C. 

      I can not print a document from my desktop computer

    • D. 

      None of the devices have a connection to the Internet

  • 8. 
    The router is turned off (no power)
    • A. 

      The mobile phone is connected to the Internet (it uses WiFi connection)

    • B. 

      The laptop is connected to the Internet (it uses WiFi connection)

    • C. 

      I can print a document from my laptop usig the printer

    • D. 

      None of the devices have a connection to the Internet

  • 9. 
    The internal (private) IP address of my laptop is
    • A. 

      192.168.0.100

    • B. 

      192.168.0.101

    • C. 

      192.168.0.1

    • D. 

      82.10.250.19

  • 10. 
    The external (public) IP address of my laptop is
    • A. 

      192.168.0.100

    • B. 

      192.168.0.101

    • C. 

      192.168.0.1

    • D. 

      82.10.250.19

  • 11. 
    The external (public) IP address of my mobile phone is
    • A. 

      192.168.0.100

    • B. 

      192.168.0.101

    • C. 

      192.168.0.1

    • D. 

      82.10.250.19

  • 12. 
    The internal (private) IP address of the router is
    • A. 

      192.168.0.100

    • B. 

      192.168.0.101

    • C. 

      192.168.0.1

    • D. 

      82.10.250.19

  • 13. 
    The external (public) IP address of desktop computer (next to the laptop) is
    • A. 

      192.168.0.104

    • B. 

      192.168.0.101

    • C. 

      192.168.0.1

    • D. 

      82.10.250.19

  • 14. 
    What "thing" provides (gives) the IP address 192.168.0.101 to the laptop
    • A. 

      The ISP (the telephone company)

    • B. 

      The router

    • C. 

      The Internet

    • D. 

      The desktop computer

  • 15. 
    What "thing" provides (gives) the IP address 82.10.250.19 to the router
    • A. 

      The ISP (the telephone company)

    • B. 

      The router itself

    • C. 

      The Internet

    • D. 

      Me, the owner

  • 16. 
    ISP stands for [Blank]
  • 17. 
    The connection between our network at home and the ISP is usually made using a
    • A. 

      Telephone cable (RJ11)

    • B. 

      Ethernet cable (RJ45)

    • C. 

      Fiber optic telephone cable

    • D. 

      Fiber optic audio cable

  • 18. 
    If I have a modem-router like the one in this question, I need to use the port (2 words) [Blank] to connect the modem-router to the telephone jack using a telephone cable