5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Wire Media
- TCP/IP (Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol)
- Wi-fi (Wireless fidelity)
- VAN Value Added Network
- a means of linking computers using infrared or radio signals.
- b 2 primary types: 1. P2P (peer-to-peer) 2. client/server networks
- c provides the technical foundation for the public Internet as well as for large numbers of private networks.
- d transmission material manufactured so that signals will be confined to a narrow path and will behave predictably
- e private network, provided by a third party, for xchanging info through a high-capacity connection
5 Multiple choice questions
- All devices are connected to a central cable, called the bus or backbone.
- allows files containing text, programs, graphics, numerical data, and so on to be downloaded off or uploaded onto a netwok
- refers to various types of media used to carry the signal btwn computers
- - computer network that uses a cable or radio signals to link two or more computers within a geographically limited area.
- the capability of two or more computer systems to share data and resources, even though they are made by different manufacturers.
5 True/False questions
Network → communications, data exchange, and resource-sharing system created by linking two or more computers and establishing standards, or protocols, so that they can work together. 2 principle benefits: 1. the ability to communicate 2. ability to share
SMTP Simple Mail Transfer Protocol → TCP/I's own messaging system for email
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) → technologies use active or passive tags in the form of chips or smart labels that can store unique identifiers and relay this info to electronic readers.
Wireless → Devices are connected by a receiver/transmitter to a special network interface card that transmits signals between a computer and a server.
Coaxial Cable → technology associated with the transmission of info as light impulses along a glass wire or fibre.