What is transmission media?
What are the types of transmission media?
Describe bound transmission media
Describe unbound transmission media
Bound Transmission Media
Explain twisted pair cable
Figure 1: UTP Cable
Figure 3: STP Cable
Explain Co-axial cable
Figure 5: Co-Axial Cable
Figure 7: Co-Axial Cable Connectors
Explain Fiber-Optics cable
Figure 8: Fibre Optics Cable Structure
Match the following types of connectors with the cables to
which they are used
Figure 10: AUI Connector
Figure 12: RJ45 Connector
Figure 13: SC Connector
Compare BNC with UTP Cables
Figure 14: Comparison between Twisted Pairs and Co-Axial Cable
Unbound Transmission Media
Explain Radio Wave
What is Microwave?
Figure 16: Microwave Transmission
List the Advantages of microwaves
What are the Disadvantages of Microwaves?
Describe Infra Red
What is a computer network?
Figure 19: Computer Network
What are the advantages of Networking?
Explain Network Services
What are the five major network services?
What is Network Server?
What is a client?
What is a dedicated server?
What is workstation?
Figure 20: Workstation
What are dumb terminals?
Figure 21: Dumb Terminal
Types of Computer Network
Figure 22: Wide Area Network
Clarify Enterprise WANs
Figure 23: Enterprise WAN
Clarify Global WANs
What are the two types of LAN?
What is a protocol?
What are the three major network protocols?
The three major network protocols are:
Figure 25: IPX/SPX Structure
Match the following protocols and their functions
Figure 26: Different LAN Topologies
What are the two network connection types?
Explain Point-to-Point connection type
Explain multipoint connection
What are the basic LAN topologies?
Explain Bus Topology
Figure 28: Bus Topology Network connected with other network
Figure 30: Different Cable Terminators
What are the advantages of bus topology?
What are the disadvantages of bus topology?
What is Ring Topology?
Point out the major advantages of Ring Topology
Point out the disadvantages of Ring Topology
Explain Star Topology
Figure 33: Star Topology
What are the benefits of Star Topology?
What are the disadvantages of Star Topology?
What are the popular topologies other than basic
What is a Networking Standard?
What are the four major industry standards?
What is an Ethernet?
How an Ethernet Worked?
Figure 36: Ethernet Network
What is Medium Access Control of Ethernet?
Explain Ethernet Frame
List some advantages of Ethernet
What are the disadvantages of Ethernet Cabling?
List the advantages of ARCNet
What are the disadvantages of ARCNet?
How does a Token-Passing Protocol works?
Explain Logical Ring Physical Star topology for
Figure 38: Network with MSAU
List some most useful advantages of Token Ring
Point out the disadvantages of Token Ring
What do you mean by Beaconing and Auto-
What is Network Architecture?
What are the popular Network Architectures?
Explain ISO's OSI Architecture
Figure 39: ISO's OSI Architecture
Explain IBM's SNA Architecture
Figure 40: OSI an SNA Comparision
Explain Peer-to-Peer Networking Model
Explain Client/Server Networking Model
Network and Internet Terminologies
Figure 42: Hub
Figure 43: Bridge
Figure 44: Router
Figure 46: Transceiver
Figure 47: Gateway PC
Figure 48: Nework with Wireless Stations
Figure 52: CU SeeMe Conferencing
Figure 54: Different Browsers Logo
Figure 55: Mozilla Firefox
Figure 57: Internet Explorer
Figure 59: IP Address Structure
Web Browsing or Surfing
Figure 67: Email Client Interface