Networking Quizzes & Trivia

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What does WWW stand for? When was the first network developed for the military? What did John Murphy of Datapoint Corporation create? What are the main characteristics of a computer network? What does LAN stand for? What’s the difference between switches and routers? What is a communication protocol? Did you perform well? Don’t close your internet connection just yet. Catch your breath and carry on to the next batch of questions from the world of networking.

Network + practice exam. I made this one different, because I added in some fill in the blanks. I figure if your going to study the material you should know it(but that is just me). I will add more questions later.

Questions: 51  |  Attempts: 6072   |  Last updated: Dec 11, 2012
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    Which of these unshielded twisted pair cabling can you use for 10baseT networks with transmission speeds of up to 10 mbps?

A computer network is a set of computers connected together for the purpose of sharing resources which in most cases in the internet. There are different types of computer network topologies. Take up the test below and...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 4106   |  Last updated: Oct 23, 2018
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    Which of the following is true for coaxial cables?

Have you ever wondered about what goes on when you send a message to a friend, download an image or search something on the internet? What we see at face value is nothing compared to the number of processes being undertaken to...

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 2268   |  Last updated: Mar 2, 2019
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    When meeting someone at a networking function, such as a job fair, you should BEGIN the conversation with:

A Wi-Fi connection is established using a wireless adapter to create hotspots - areas in the vicinity of a wireless router that are connected to the network and allow users to access internet services. Do you understand how...

Questions: 11  |  Attempts: 1941   |  Last updated: Oct 23, 2018
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    Wi-Fi is a… 

Social media used to be a place where people would get to interact with other and nowadays it is still that but people are finding it hard to distinguish if they are being catfished or are talking to real people. Are you a very...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 1904   |  Last updated: Feb 18, 2019
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    Who founded Facebook?

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Which characteristics are part of TCP(Transmission Control Protocol)?
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