Multiple Choice question of computer networking

Set -I
Question 1: In OSI network architecture, the dialogue control and token management are responsibility of a. session layer b. network layer c. transport layer d. data link layer e. none of above Question 2: In OSI network architecture, the routing is performed by a. network layer b. data link layer c. transport layer Question 3: Which of the following performs modulation and demodulation? a. fibre optics b. Satellite c. coaxial cable

d. session layer

e. none of above

d. Modem

e. none of the above

Question 4: The process of converting analogue signals into digital signals so they can be processed by a receiving computer is referred to as: a. modulation b. Demodulation c. Synchronizing d. Digitising Question 5: How many OSI layers are covered in the X.25 standard? a. Two b. Three c. Seven d. Six Question 6: Layer one of the OSI model is a. physical layer b. link layer Question 7: The x.25 standard specifies a a. technique for start-stop data d. data bit rate

e. None of above

c. transport layer

d. network layer

e. none of above

b. technique for dial access e. none of above

c. DTE/DCE interface

Question 8: Which of the following communication modes support two-way traffic but in only one direction at a time? a. simplex b. half duplex c. three-quarters duplex d. all of the above e. none of the above Question 9: Which of the following might be used by a company to satisfy its growing communications needs? a. front end processor b. Multiplexer c. Controller d. Concentrator e. all of the above Question 10: What is the number of separate protocol layers at the serial interface gateway specified by the X.25 standard? a. 4 b. 2 c. 6 d. 3 e. none of the above

Correct Answers:
1. a 6. a 2. a 7. c 3. d 8. B 4. d 9. E 5. B 10. d

resistance to data theft b. VDR b. HDLC is a standard synchronous communication protocol. diplex-lines Question 2: Which of the following statement is incorrect? a. communications software b. fibre optics cable c. coaxial cables c. Half duplex line is a communication line in which data can move in two directions. Question 3: Which of the following is considered a broad band communication channel? a. D 9. doubleplexer b. microwave circuits Question 4: Which of the following is not a transmission medium? a. but not at the same time. coaxial cable b. Batch processing is the preferred processing mode for telecommunication operation. all of above Question 9: Which of the following is required to communicate between two computers? a. full duplex lines d. communication hardware d. Binary Answers: 1. NRZ c. Bipolar b. D 10.Set -II Question 1: The interactive transmission of data within a time sharing system may be best suited to a. b. c. Multiplexer c. a 4. b 8. RTS c. Teleprocessing combines telecommunications and DP techniques in online activities d. microwave systems Question 5: Which of the following does not allow multiple uses or devices to share one communication line? a. c. CTS d. A 7. all of above including access to transmission medium Question 10: The transmission signal coding method of TI carrier is called a. D 3. Protocol c. Manchester d. RTS/CTS is the way the DTE indicates that it is ready to transmit data and the way the DCW indicates that it is ready to accept data d. RTS/CTS is the way the terminal indicates ringing Question 8: Which of the following is an advantage to using fiber optics data transmission? a. all of above d. fast data transmission rate c. half-duplex lines c. Modem d. d 2. A 6. The difference between synchronous and asynchronous transmission is the clocking derived from the data in synchronous transmission. low noise level d. telephone lines b. Concentrator d. DSR Question 7: Which of the following statement is incorrect? a. C 5. d . controller Question 6: Which of the following signal is not standard RS-232-C signal? a. Multiplexers are designed to accept data from several I/O devices and transmit a unified stream of data on one communication line b. simplex lines b.

6 e. wideband channel c. 100 kilowatts d. Terminal e. they operate with a larger bandwidth e. b 2. 440 microwatts c. transmission section of a synchronous modem contains the scrambler d. concentrator b. none of above Question 10: Which of the following communications lines is best suited to interactive processing applications? a. 10 miliwatts Question 7: The synchronous modems are more costly than the asynchronous modems because a. A 4.Set-III Question 1: Which data communication method is used to transmit the data over a serial communication link? a. narrowband channel d. narrow band channel Question 4: Most data communications involving telegraph lines use: a. simplex lines c. receiver section of a synchronous modem contains the scrambler c. none of above Question 3: Which of the following types of channels moves data relatively slowly? a. Demodulator d. 1 b. 4 d. voice band channel c. Modulator c. Multiplexer d. equalizer b. terminal section of a synchronous modem contains the scrambler b. 2 c. simplex b. C 3. a . c 7. b and c e. Modifier c. wide band channel b. they transmit the data with stop and start bits d. none of the above Question 9: In a synchronous modem. 100 microwatts b. mixed band channels Answers 1. the digital-to-analogue converter transmits signal to the a. none of above Question 8: Which of the following statement is correct? a. they contain clock recovery circuits c. dialled service Question 5: A communications device that combines transmissions from several I/O devices into one line is a a. C 9. simplex lines b. they produce large volume of data b. c 5. B 8. None of above Question 2: What is the minimum number of wires needed to send data over a serial communication link layer? a. C 10. half-duplex c. full duplex lines d. narrow band channel b. C 6. control section of a synchronous modem contains the scrambler e. full-duplex d. full-duplex line Question 6: How much power (roughly) a light emitting diode can couple into an optical fibre? a.

multiple repeaters are known as a. an asynchronous mode Question 6: An example of a medium speed. none of above Question 3: The loss in signal power as light travels down the fibre is called a.Set . B 10. b 6. all of above Question 2: A band is always equivalent to a. laser beam b. voice grade telephone line d. 200 photons c. detector b. c 2. the number of zeros in each symbol is a. data phone 50 c. A 5. Stations d. d . attenuation b. Progration c. Scattering d. TOTAL c. a and b both d. All of the above Question 7: In communication satellite. transponders Question 8: While transmitting odd-parity coded symbols. interruption Question 4: Avalanche photodiode receivers can detect bits of transmitted data by receiving a. switched communications service is a.IV Question:1 A remote batch-processing operation in which data is solely input to a central computer would require a. 300 photons Question 5: Communication circuits that transmit data in both directions but not at the same time are operating in a. a full duplex mode d. 100 photons b. Even c. odd b. D 4. A 8. simplex lines c. a bit c. ENVIRON/1 b. BPL d. a byte b. B 9. a simplex mode b. DDD d. 100 bits d. mixed bad channel d. a half duplex mode c. Telnet Question 10: An example of an analogue communication method is a. 2000 photons d. Modulator c. unknown Question 9: Data communications monitors available on the software marked include a. all of the above Answers 1. d 3. series 1000 b. telegraph line b. Microwave c. D 7.

9 Question 2: What is the main difference between DDCMP and SDLC? a. between an interface c. postal mail services b. telephone lines c. rather than analogue. any of the above c. D 9. A 7. lease lines Question 10: A protocol is a set of rules governing a time sequence of events that must take place a. communication is a. both a and b d. batch processing & time-sharing b. impairment equalizer c. a . computer bus b. tapped delay lines b. DDT Question 4: Terminals are required for a. 8 d. the receive equalizer is known as a. C 4. DDS c. distributed processing & manager inquiry d. Sensor d. adaptive equalizer b. DDD b. between modems d. Gearshift c. WATS d. Statistical equalizer Question 7: The channel in the data communication model can be a. DDCMP does not need special hardware to final the beginning of a message b. telephone lines Question 8: A data terminal serves as an a. SDLC does not use CRC Question 3: An example of digital. A 5. 5 c. time sharing & message switching Question 5: The receive equalizer reduces delay distortions using a a. Effectors b. time-sharing & distributed message processing c.Set-V Question:1 Number of bits per symbol used in Baud code is a. real time. d 3. radio lines d. real-time. B 8. compromise equalizer c. a 2. between peers b. across an interface Answers 1. A 10. Descrambler d. SDLC has a IP address d. real time. 7 b. DDCMP has a message header c. real-time. difference engine Question 6: Ina synchronous modem. b 6. neither a nor b Question 9: Which of the following transmission systems provide the highest data rate to in individual device? a. voice and mode d.

ISO OSI model is used in a. Physical 8. Network environment Answer : b 7. whole network goes down.Set-VI 1. Star Answer : a 4. If a computer on the network shares resources for others to use. Packet switched Answer : b . Terminators are used in ______ topology. ISO stands for a. International Student Organization Answer : a 6. if a computer¶s network cable is broken. Application b. Packet switched Answer : a 10. a. Network c. Server b. Bus b. a.25 is an example of ______ network a. Bus b. Network cable lies on _____ layer a. Stand alone PC b. In _____ topology. Physical Answer : c 9. it is called ____ a. International Standard Organization c. Ring Answer : b 5. Client c. ____ layer decides which physical pathway the data should take. Star c. a. Circuit switched b. Mainframe Answer : a 2. a. Star Answer : a 3. _______ topology is used. ISDN is an example of ______ network a. Application b. For large networks. X. Circuit switched b. Bus b. Network c. Integrated Services Organization b.

a. 100 m d. RJ-69 Answer : c 18. STP server b. Spool c. 10 mbps b.Set-VII 11. 200 m Answer : d 16. Ethernet Answer : b . A standalone program that has been modified to work on a LAN by including concurrency controls such as file and record locking is an example of____ a. _____________ allows LAN users to share computer programs and data. Configuration management b. Router Answer : b 19. 1000 mbps d. Hub/switch c. 10000 mbps Answer : c 20. 10000 mbps Answer : b 17. Which of the following architecture uses CSMA/CD access method? a. Print server uses ________ which is a buffer that holds data before it is send to the printer. LAN aware software c. 100 ft b. 200 ft c. Queue b. BNC b. The ______ portion of LAN management software restricts access. 10 mbps b. LAN intrinsic software b. a. What is the max data capacity of STP? a. What is the max cable length of STP? a. 1000 mbps d. Security management c. LAN ignorant software Answer : a 14. Communication server b. What is max data capacity for optical fiber cable? a. Which connector STP uses? a. RJ-11 c. File server Answer : c 12. RJ-45 d. What is the central device in star topology? a. Performance management Answer : b 15. ARCnet b. 100 mbps c. Groupware d. 100 mbps c. Node Answer : b 13. PDC d. Print server c. a. records user activities and audit data etc.

The four basic elements of any communication system include a. These communication devices originate as well as accept messages in the form of data. hardware. Broadband . a. communication channel. and communication channel d. twisted pair coaxial cable gateways fiber-optics microwaves 8. twisted pairs b. and data transmission specifications c. software. coaxial cables. sending and receiving devices. Most Web-enabled devices follow a standard known as a. TCP/IP d. Which of the following connection methods would not be used to connect devices between two different offices? a. satellite uplinks d. and/or instructions. RJ45 c. Wi-FI 10. twisted pair fiber-optic coaxial microwave 7. peer-to-peer. This wireless standard is widely used to connect computers to each other and to the Internet.11 b. a. information. connection device. Bluetooth c. i-drives sending and receiving devices key chain drives optical drives 5. FireWire b. the interconnections within a computer c. fibre-optic cables. a. 802. The transmission medium that carries the message is referred to as the a. coaxial cables d. send and receive device communication channel protocol 6. videoconferencing.Set-VIII 1. network 4. either by computer or by phone b. net optical b. One of the most dramatic changes in connectivity and communications in the past five years or so has been ____. being in an active session with your computer 2. mobile or wireless telephones b. public and private discussion c. communication channel. using computer networks to link people and resources d. online photo-conferencing. running programs on remote computers 3. Which physical connection is the fastest? a. transmitting information. Connectivity is a concept related to a. Data is transmitted using light through a ____ cable. Blue band d. telephone lines. a. fiber-optics c. infrared 9.

Special high-speed lines used by large corporations to support digital communications are known as a. protocol b. domain address b. Two or more computers connected so that they can communicate with each other and share information is called a a. dial-up service c. reformatting d. Web address 8. node c. Bluetooth is a type of radio wave information transmission system that is good for about 30 feet 30 yards 30 miles 300 miles 2. ____ is the process of breaking down information sent or transmitted across the Internet into small parts called packets. digital subscriber lines d. synchronous packages c. protocols d. server d. T3 and T4 lines 6. a. T2. broadcast d. wireless service d. Wi-FI service 5. network 10. identification 9. A term relating to sending data to a satellite is Uplink downlink modulate demodulate 3. Each computer on the Internet has a unique numeric address called a(n) a.Set-IX 1. The rules for exchanging data between computers are called a. cable modems c. Standard telephone lines and conventional modems provide what is called a. IP address d. Any device that is connected to a network is called a a. satellite/air connection service lines b. bandwidth c. client b. protocol c. satellite b. data transmission synchronization 7. protocol address c. Bluetooth service b. manager . interconnections b. A credit card-sized expansion board that is inserted into portable computers that connects the PC to the telephone wall jack is called what? Internal modem External modem PC Card modem Wireless modem 4. T1.

6 E. 192-223 Answer: D 9. TCP D. 172. 203-234 D. If a host broadcasts a frame that includes a source and destination hardware address. TCP D. ICMP E.22 255. UDP Answer: D 2.16.16.30 Answer: E 7.16. ARP C. 1-127 B.1 through 172. ARP C.10.17 through 172. 128±190 D.10.255.10. 3 B. Which protocol working at the Transport layer provides a connectionless service between hosts? A. ARP C. ICMP D.10. 172. What range of addresses can be used in the first octet of a Class B network address? A.16 through 172. What is the valid host range the IP address 172.23 D. 192±220 Answer: D 8. Which protocol works at the Transport layer and provides virtual circuits between hosts? A.31 E. How many bytes is an Ethernet address? A. ARP C. 172. ICMP D.16. IP D.Set-X 1. UDP Answer: A 4.22 B. ARPA C. and its purpose is to assign IP addresses to itself.10. 7 F. TCP Answer: C 6. IPX Answer: A 5. RARP B. 128±191 E. RARP B. 5 D.20 through 172.255 C.10.16. RARP B. BootP Answer: B .10.255.10. What range of addresses can be used in the first octet of a Class C address? A. which protocol in the IP suite is used to tell neighbor routers? A. IP B.16.17 through 172. 4 C. 172.16.16. TCP D. 172.10.16. 1±126 B. 8 G.10. What protocol is used to find the hardware address of a local device? A. 129-192 C. UDP Answer: C 3. IP E. 129±192 F.16.240 is a part of? A. If a router interface is congested. Which protocol works at the Internet layer and provides a connection service between hosts? A.10. IP B. which protocol at the Network layer does the host use? A. ARP C. TCP E. IP B.16. 1±127 C. 16 Answer: D 10.

99.5 255.16. Which of the following ranges are considered well-known port numbers? A.7 D.255.254. 172.255. 10.0? A. What is the broadcast address of the host subnet address 10.127 Answer: B 5.23 B.255. 10. 10.255 C.254.255 Answer: B 2.16. Which class of IP address provides a maximum of only 254 host addresses per network ID? A.255.255 D.0. 192.254.210.0? A. What is the broadcast address of the subnet address 172.If you need to have a Class B network address sub netted into exactly 510 subnets.210.255. E Answer: C 3.255.128 C.168. 255.255 D.255.255. 10.16.255. 1±65534 Answer: A 8.255.16.254.255.255 B.255.255. 192.Set-XI 1.210.255 Answer: A 4.19 255.10.210. 255.255. 1±1023 B.255 C. What is the port number range that a transmitting host can use to set up a session with another host? A.99 255.10.254 C.10.168.168.255 C. 255. 172. 172. 10. A B.255.0 D.16.255.255.168.255.255 Answer: B 9. 1±256 D.255 Answer: C 6. 192.248 C.99. 10.255.255.255.16.64.10.255.255. If you wanted to have 12 subnets with a Class C network ID. 255.252 B. 255. 1±65534 Answer: B 7. 192.255 B.16. Which of the following is the broadcast address for a Class B network ID using the default subnet mask? A.255. B C. 255.10. 10.255. 1024 and above C.254.10. What is the broadcast address of the subnet address 10. 255.255 B.24 C.255.192 Answer: B .252 use? A.15 Answer: C 10. C D.255 B. 172.255.252 B. 10.11. D E. 255. 1±1023 B. 172. 172.255.255 D.127. 1024 and above C.255.255.192.210.255.255. 1±256 D.255.255 D.10 255. 255.10.168. 172. What broadcast address will the host 192.240 D. which subnet mask would you use? A.255.248? A. what subnet mask would you assign? A.255.255.

168. 192.252? A.192? A. Which protocol is used to find an Ethernet address from a known IP address? A.168. 192.99. C D. 192.99.255.128-190 D.127 B.168. Which of the following is the valid host range for the IP address 192.168. IP B. 192. What is the subnet address of the IP address 192.100. 192. 192. A B.Set. 192.168.168.10. 192.168.224 is a part of? A. 192. What is the valid host range that the host ID 192.0 D.10.255.33-63 C.168.100.168.100.168.32 B. 192.128-192 Answer: A 4.255.168.20 255. Which protocol is used to look up an IP address from a known Ethernet address? A.129-190 B. Which protocol does DHCP use at the Transport layer? A.168.168.129-190 B.168.168.168.129-191 C.168.168.255. IP B.168.XII 1. 192.168.32-63 B.168.188 255.99. ARP C.33 255.188 255.168.168. 192.10.255.168. BootP Answer: C .128-190 D.10.99.255.255. B C.100.168. 192. A and B Answer: A 10. TCP Answer: C 2. ARP Answer: C 7.99.248? A. ARP C.16 Answer: B 3. 192.63 C. ARP C. RARP D.168. Which of the following is the valid host range for the IP address 192.100.168. What is the broadcast address of the subnet address 192.168.168. Which protocol does Ping use? A. BootP Answer: B 9.31 Answer: C 5.255. 192.255.128-192 Answer: A 8.168.168. Which class of IP address has the most host addresses available by default? A.168.168.24 C. IP B. TCP B. 192. RARP D.168. TCP C.10.255.33-62 D.129-191 C.33-61 Answer: C 6. 192.23 D. 192.30 255.192? A.168. ICMP D. 192. 192. UDP D.

10.60-94 Answer: B 5.17 with four bits of sub netting will use? A.168. ARP C.Set-XIII 1. 192.31 Answer: D 3. b. ARP C.16.255. Which protocol is used to send a Destination Network Unknown message back to originating hosts? A. d. The Internet is an example of a: a. 172. 172. forwards a packet to all outgoing links.10. without any change in frequency.. A router: a. which is relatively short. BootP Answer: C 2. RARP D. 9. 172.10. increase the bandwidth of a signal transmitted on the medium. d. . by means of wires.255.16.16.128 Answer: A 4. at a different band of frequencies.10.127 B.10. ICMP D.16.16. BootP Answer: C 6. ARP C. 192. forwards a packet to all outgoing links. Baseband transmission may be defined as the transmission of a signal over a link: a.10.255 D. Manchester encoding is principally designed to: a.168.16. c. What protocol is used to resolve an Ethernet address to an IP address? A. What protocol is used to resolve an IP address to an Ethernet address? A. TCP B. determines on which outgoing link a packet is to be forwarded. c. have more than one symbol per bit period.16.255 C.10.16. IP B.. 192. circuit switched network.224? A.10. 192. 10. b.48-63 B. What is the valid host range of the IP subnet address 172. c.10. ensure that the line remains unbalanced. 172. 172. What is the subnet broadcast address the host 192.168.23 D. except the link upon which the packet originated. d.10. b. b.168. c.10. 172. 172.16 B.61 255. packet switched network. cell switched network.33-62 C. 8.12 with nine bits of sub netting will use? A.16. forwards a packet to the next free outgoing link.19 C.0-254 D. ensure that a transition occurs in the centre of each bit period. What is the subnet broadcast address the host 172.10. 172.10. RARP D.10.168.16. BootP Answer: B 7.255. IP B.

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