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Basics of Network Systems Technology Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which network topology uses a central hub or controller?

Question 2 2. The tree network topology is a special type of _____ topology.

Question 3 3. Which of the following is an example of network topology?

Question 4 4. Consider a number of computers are in a network, and one computer crashes. In which of the following network topologies will the entire network also go down?

Question 5 5. Which network topology would be used to directly connect every computer in an office to every other computer in the office, using a one-to-one cabling method?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following contains a large number of ports to connect network segments and sends the data it receives only to specific ports?

Question 7 7. What type of hardware device is a WiFi card?

Question 8 8. Which of the following devices is used to interface computer networks that use different communication protocols?

Question 9 9. How does the use of a router differ from a bridge in telecommunication?

Question 10 10. The term modem is short for _____.

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT a strategy to improve network security?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT a network operating system?

Question 13 13. Which of the following statements regarding computer servers is false?

Question 14 14. You need to work with someone who can monitor the performance of a network, address problems before they can have a serious impact, update software without needing to update individual computers and help with maintaining compliance with software licensing. Who would you need to work with?

Question 15 15. What is the benefit of a multi-platform network as compared to a single platform?

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Question 16 16. What are the three general types of computer network architecture?

Question 17 17. Big Business, Inc. needs a computer system to handle a large amount of data. Price is not an issue but they need all of the data secured at one location. What type of system do they need?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is the most accurate description of clients in a client/server architecture?

Question 19 19. How many servers does a typical client/server network have?

Question 20 20. What does the acronym P2P stand for in the context of computer network architecture?

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Question 21 21. Terry is a businessman who runs a small business. He wants to be able to share information between his 12 computer stations and to have one central printing area. What type of network would be most suitable for Terry's business?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is a collection of many separate networks?

Question 23 23. HS is a company dealing with computer networks and the company undertook a project to build a MAN. Where would this project likely take place?

Question 24 24. How is WAN different from WWAN?

Question 25 25. Which of the following covers the smallest geographic area?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is NOT a basic component of a telecommunication network?

Question 27 27. In what way is a peer-to-peer network different from client/server networks?

Question 28 28. What is NOT true about a computer network?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is NOT an example of a telecommunications system?

Question 30 30. The bandwidth of a computer network refers to _____.

Basics of Network Systems Technology Chapter Exam Instructions

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