5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
- Coaxial Cable
- TCP/IP (Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol)
- a - allows web browsers and servers to send and receive Web pages
- b 2 primary types: 1. P2P (peer-to-peer) 2. client/server networks
- c All devices are connected to one another in the shape of a closed loop, so that each device is connected directly to two other devices, one on either side of it.
- d provides the technical foundation for the public Internet as well as for large numbers of private networks.
- e a cable that can carry a wide range of frequencies with low signal loss.
5 Multiple choice questions
- - provides connectivity in a geographic area or region larger than that covered b y a LAN, but smaller than a WAN.
- any network without a central file server and in which all computers in the network have access to the public files located on all other workstations.
- technology associated with the transmission of info as light impulses along a glass wire or fibre.
- a standard that specifies the format of data as well as the rules to be followed during transmission.
- All devices are connected to a central cable, called the bus or backbone.
5 True/False questions
(WAN) Wide Area Network → - provides data communication services for business in geographically dispersed areas (across country or around world)
Wireless → Devices are connected by a receiver/transmitter to a special network interface card that transmits signals between a computer and a server.
SMTP Simple Mail Transfer Protocol → TCP/I's own messaging system for email
Wire Media → transmission material manufactured so that signals will be confined to a narrow path and will behave predictably
Twisted-pair wiring → the capability of two or more computer systems to share data and resources, even though they are made by different manufacturers.