What is a Network Protocol? - Types & List


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When making a network connected gadget , standard network protocols can be used _____.

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1. What defines the rules and specifications for how communication happens in a network?

2. You can access a website by typing in a name like google.com because of _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

What is a network protocol? See what you know about these protocols and their traits by working through the quiz and worksheet.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Expect to be quizzed over the following topics:

  • Something that defines the rules and specifications of how communication happens on a network
  • How you can access a website
  • What network protocols create
  • A network protocol that has nothing to do with email
  • What standard network protocols are

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the different network protocols
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about accessing websites
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the purpose of standard network protocols and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

What is a Network Protocol? - Types & List is a useful lesson for reviewing more information. Some tasks you can cover include:

  • Review the purpose of network protocols
  • Examine basic network protocol layers
  • Compare and contrast the different types of network protocols