Basics of Networking MCQ

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  • 1. The participating computers in a network are referred to as:

    • Clients
    • Servers
    • Nodes
    • Nodes
  • 2. Which of the following device is used for controlling network security and access rules

    • Modem
    • Switch
    • Routers
    • Firewalls
  • 3. There are ______________ Internet service providers.

    • local
    • regional
    • national and international
    • all of the above
  • 4. Interconnection which is present between two or more computers so that they can communicate with each other is called

    • network
    • sharing
    • link
    • network
  • 5. Devices may be arranged in a _____ topology.

    • ring
    • mesh
    • bus
    • all of the above
  • 6. What is the minimum number of wires needed to send data over a serial communication link layer?

    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
  • 7. The main difference between synchronous and asynchronous transmission is

    • the pulse height is different
    • the bandwidth required is different
    • the clocking is mixed with the data in asynchronous transmission
    • the clocking is derived from the data in synchronous transmission
  • 8. Working of the WAN generally involves

    • satellites
    • microwaves
    • telephone lines
    • All of the above
  • 9. Bus is

    • a continuous frequency capable of being modulated or impressed with a second signal
    • one or more conductors that some as a common connection for a related group of devices
    • the condition when two or more stations attempt to use the same channel at the same time
    • one or more conductors that some as a common connection for a related group of devices
  • 10. A communication path way that transfers data from one point to another is called

    • Link
    • Node
    • Medium
    • Link
  • 11. What is the port number of FTP

    • 17
    • 21
    • 23
    • 22
  • 12. Who is known as the father of the Internet

    • Vint Cerf
    • H. Edward Roberts
    • Chuck Peddle
    • Vint Cerf
  • 13. This is one of the architecture paradigm

    • Peer to peer
    • Client-server
    • HTTP
    • Both a and b
  • 14. What is NIC used for?

    • To remotely access PC
    • To connect computer to a network
    • It is used in junipers routers for gateway card
    • All of above
  • 15. Cable TV and DSL are examples of

    • Interconnection of network
    • LAN
    • MAN
    • WAN
  • 16. Computer network is a collection of

    • servers
    • clients
    • applications
    • computers
  • 17. User can get files from another computer on the internet by using

    • HTML
    • HTTP
    • UTP
    • FTP
  • 18. Server on the internet is also known as

    • hub
    • host
    • gateway
    • Both A & B
  • 19. Way in which computer data is transmitted from one place to another is called

    • transmission mode
    • transfer mode
    • sending mode
    • transmission mode