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Chapter 2: Networking Standards and the OSI Model

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Which IEEE standard describes specifications for wireless transmissions?
802.11
Which statement accurately describes the OSI model?
It describes how software programs interact with other software programs.
Which OSI model layer initiates the flow of information?
Session
In which OSI model layer does IP operate?
Network
The goal of ____ is to establish international technological standards to facilitate the global exchange of information and barrier free trade.
ISO
For greater network efficiency, segmentation is preferred. (T/F)
True
Translates network addresses into their physical counterparts.
Network Layer
Which Data Link sublayer manages flow control?
LLC
By default, what is the largest data payload that packets on an Ethernet network can accept?
1500 Bytes
A professional membership society that helps to establish technical standards for the Internet.
ISOC
Coordinates and maintains communications between two nodes on the network.
Session Layer
In which OSI model layer does TCP operate?
Transport
Which technology does the IEEE 802.11 specification describe?
Wireless Networks
Each network node has ____ types of addresses.
Two
Which layer of the OSI model encapsulates Network layer packets?
Data Link layer
Determines standards for the electronics industry and other fields, such as chemical and nuclear engineering, health and safety, and construction.
ANSI
Which type of protocol is useful when data must be transferred quickly?
Connectionless
A collection of standards organizations representing 162 countries.
ISO
In which two layers of the OSI model do NICs belong?
Physical and Data Link layers
An IP address is an example of what type of address?
Network Layer