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1. If a computer on the network shares resources for others to use, it is called ____ a. Server b. Client c. Mainframe d.

Minicomputer Answer : a 2. SMTP is a protocol used in ------------------a. Application b. Network c. Physical d. Transport Answer : c 3. Terminators are used in ______ topology. a. Bus b. Star c. Ring d. token ring Answer : a 4. In _____ topology, if a computer s network cable is broken, whole network goes down. a.Ring b. Star c. Bus d. token ring Answer : a 5. For large networks, _______ topology is used. a. Bus b. Star c. Ring d.Mesh Answer : b 6. ISO stands for a. International Standard Organization b. International Student Organization c. Integrated Services Organization d. Internal student organization Answer : a 7. ISO OSI model is used in a. Stand alone PC b. Network environment Answer : b 8. Network cable lies on _____ layer a. Application b. Network c. Physical Answer : c d. Transport

9. Expand ARPANET a. American research projects agency network b .Atlantic research projects agenc y network c. Antartic research projects agency network d. Advanced research proj ects agency network Answer : d 10. Print server uses ________ which is a buffer that holds data before it is se nd to the printer. a. Queue b. Spool c. Node Answer : b 11. What is the central device in star topology? a. STP server b. Hub/switch c. PDC d. Router Answer : b 12. In OSI network architecture, the dialogue control and token management are r esponsibility of a. session layer b. network layer c. transport layer d. data link layer Answer : a 13. In OSI network architecture, the routing is performed by a. network layer b. data link layer c. transport layer on layer d. sessi

Answer : a 14. Which of the following performs modulation and demodulation? a. fiber optics b. satellite c. coaxial cable d. modem Answer : d 15. The process of converting analog 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 Answer : d 15. Layer one of the OSI model is a. physical layer b. link layer ayer Answer : a c. transport layer d. Application l

16. Which of the following communication modes support two-way traffic but in on ly one direction at a time? a. simplex b. half duplex c. three-quarters duplex d. all of the ab ove Answer : b 17. Which of the following is not a transmission medium? a. telephone lines b. coaxial cables c. modem stems Answer : c d. microwave sy

18. Which of the following is required to communicate between two computers? a. communications software b. protocol c. communication hardware d. all of above Answer : d 19.In a synchronous modem, the digital-to-analog converter transmits signal to t he ------a. equalizer b. modulator c. demodulator d. terminal Answer : a 20. What is the minimum number of wires needed to send data over a serial commun ication link layer? a. 1 b. 2 c. 4 d. 6 Answer :b 21. Number of bits per symbol used in Baudot code is a. 7 b. 5 c. 8 d. 9 Answer :b 22. standards that have not been approved by an organized body but have been ado pted as standards through widespread are ------------------------a. defacto b. dejure c.depure d.decapto Answer :a 23. A network with BW of 10 Mbps can pass only an average of 12000 frames per mi n. with each frame carrying an average of 10000 bits. What is the throughput of this network. a.5Mbps b.10Mbps c. 2Mbps d.100Mbps Answer :c 24. what is the propagation time if the distance between the 2 points is 12000km ? Assume the propagation speed to be 2.4 m/s a.0.05s b.1 sec c. 2sec d.100msec

Answer :a 25. Which processes does TCP, but not UDP, use? a. Windowing b. Acknowledgements c. Source Port d. Destination Port Answer : b 26.What is the purpose of ARP? a. IP to host name resolution b. Host name to IP address resolution c. Mac to IP address resolution d. IP to Mac address resolution Answer : d 27. You are working with graphic translations. Which layer of the OSI model is r esponsible for code formatting and conversion and graphic standards. a. Network layer b. Session layer c. Transport layer d. Prese ntation layer Answer : d 28. Which of the following is considered a broad band communication channel? a. coaxial cable b. fiber optics cable c. microwave circuits d. all of above Answer : d 29.The synchronous modems are more costly than the asynchronous modems because a. they produce large volume of data b. they contain clock recovery circuits c. they transmit the data with stop and start bits d. they operate with a larger bandwidth Answer : b 30 Which of the following signal is not standard RS-232-C signal? a. VDR b. RTS c. CTS d. DSR Answer : a