Guide to Networking Essentials, 6th ed., ISBN 1111312524 Chapter 1 Solutions - REVIEW QUESTIONS 1
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Guide to Networking Essentials, 6th ed., ISBN 1111312524
Chapter 1 Solutions - REVIEW QUESTIONS
Which of the following is one of the three basic functions a computer performs? (Choose all that apply.)
The __________ executes instructions provided by computer programs.
When a CPU is composed of two or more processors, each one is referred to as a(n) ________.
Which of the following is considered long-term storage? (Choose all that apply.)
a. Flash drive
d. Hard drive
Which motherboard component controls data transfers between memory, expansion slots, I/O devices, and the
You want to purchase a new…show more content… This configuration is an example of which of the following? (Choose the best answer.)
27. You have installed Windows Server 2008 on a new server and want to centralize user logons and security policies. What type of software should you install and configure on this server?
d. Directory services
28. Peer-to-peer networks aren’t suitable in which of the following situations?
a. Tight security is required.
29. Which of the following best describes a storage area network?
b. Uses high-speed networking technologies to give servers fast access to large amounts of disk storage
30. Why might Windows 7 or Windows Vista require more RAM or disk space than Windows Server 2008?
d. They support a graphics-intensive user interface.
CHAPTER 2 SOLUTIONS - REVIEW QUESTIONS
Which of the following is a limitation of early networks that used a daisy-chain method of connecting computers? (Choose all that apply.)
a. Total number of computers that could be connected
c. Cable length
Which of the following is true of a repeater?
c. Receives bit signals and strengthens them
Which of the following is true of a hub? (Choose all that apply.)
b. Transmits regenerated signals to all connected ports
c. Usually has four or more ports
Which of the following is the unit of measurement by which a hub's bandwidth is usually