Review Questions: Networks and Telecommunication

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  • 1
    A ________ consists of two or more computers that are linked in order to share resources.
    Communications Channel
    Client/server Network
    Peer-to-peer Network
  • 2
    _____ is one of the 2 main types of a network.
  • 3
    Two variations of a WAN are:
    Modem and Hub
    Intranet and Extranet
    Bridge and Gateway
    Transmission Media and Client
    NICs and Router
  • 4
    What is a LAN confined relatively to?
    large area
    huge area
    medium area
    no area
    small area
  • 5
    What is consist of two or more LANs and connected by routers?
    Satellite Transmission
    Communications Media
    Communication Hardware
  • 6
    What do most networks consist of?
    Computer clients and Network server
    Wireless media and Physical media
    Communication media and Communication hardware
    Bridge and Gateway
    Cable modem and modem
  • 7
    Which of the following is NOT a benefit of a network?
    home entertainment
    Internet connection sharing
    file sharing
    expensive to install
    printer sharing
  • 8
    What is the definition of Communication?
    Two or more computers linked together.
    Computer configuration in which one or more computers on the network acts as a server.
    The programs that make it possible to transmit data.
    A music or speech program.
    The transmission of data from one computer to another.
  • 9
    An example of physical media is:
    MSN messenger
    Twisted-pair cable
    satellite transmissions
    radio signals
  • 10
    An example of communication hardware:
    Microsoft Word
  • 11
    Radio signals, microwaves, and satellite transmissions are all types of...
    Software Media
    Wireless Media
    Communication Media
    Hardware Media
    Physical Media
  • 12
    What is a modem?
    Communications hardware device that facilitates the transmission of data.
    A special computer that connects on local area network to another.
    To transfer data from one computer to another.
    Connects on computer to other computers and peripheral devices.
    A computer that uses the services of another program.
  • 13
    What is the least expensive type of cable?
    Twisted-pair cable
    Coaxial cable
    Fibre-optic cable
  • 14
    What is a hub?
    Media used to transmit data from one computer to another
    An add-on card for a computer
    A junction where data arrives from one or more directions
    A special computer that connects one LAN to another
    A combination of hardware and software that links two different networks that use different protocols
  • 15
    What is a combination of software and hardware that links two different types of networks?

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