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CompTIA Network+ Network Basics

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  • Q1
    You have a small network that uses a switch to connect multiple devices. Which physical topology are you using?
    Bus
    Star
    Mesh
    Ring
    30s
  • Q2
    You have a network that uses a logical ring topology. How do messages travel through the network?
    Messages are sent to a central device that forwards them to the destination
    Messages travel from one device until the next until they reach the destination device
    Messages are sent directly to the destination device only
    Messages are sent to all devices connected to the network
    30s
  • Q3
    Your manager has asked you to implement a wired network infrastructure that will accommodate failed connections. You don’t have a large budget, so you device to provide redundancy for only a handful of critical devices. Which of the following network topologies should you implement?
    Partial mesh
    Star
    Full mesh
    Bus
    120s
  • Q4
    You have a network that uses a logical bus topology. How do messages travel through the network?
    Messages are broadcast to all devices connected to the network.
    Messages travel from one device to the next until they reach the destination
    Messages are sent directly to the correct destination device
    Messages are sent to a central device that forwards them to a destination
    30s
  • Q5
    A company is contemplating whether to use a client/server or a peer-to-peer network. Which of these is NOT a characteristic of a peer-to-peer network?
    lacks centralized administation
    easy to create
    better security
    less cost to implement
    30s
  • Q6
    Which of these functions describes an end device on a network?
    they filter the flow of data to enhance security
    they direct data over alternate paths in th event of link failures
    they originate the data that flows through the network
    they provide the channel over which the message travels
    30s
  • Q7
    Which of the following terms descrives a group of LANs that are geographically isolated, but are connected to form a large internetwork. This network type is usually represented by a cloud in network diagrams.
    WAN
    PAN
    LAN
    WLAN
    120s
  • Q8
    You have implemented a network where hosts are assigned specific roles, such as file sharing and printing roles. Other hosts access these resources but do not host services of their own. What type of network do you have?
    Client-server
    intranet
    extranet
    peer-to-peer
    120s
  • Q9
    Which of the following geographic network types are typically managed by a city as a public utility?
    MAN
    WAN
    LAN
    PAN
    120s
  • Q10
    You have implemented an ad hoc wireless network that doesn't employ a wireless access point. Every wireless network card can communicate directly with any other wireless network card on the network. What type of physical network topology has been implemented in this type of network?
    Tree
    Ring
    Star
    Mesh
    120s
  • Q11
    Which device is commonly used as the center connection point in a physical star topology?
    Desktop
    Laptop
    Firewall
    Switch
    120s

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