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Chapter 4, Problem 3RQ
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At which OSI layer does IP operate?

  1. a. Application layer
  2. b. Transport layer
  3. c. Network layer
  4. d. Data Link layer

Program Description Answer

Network layer of Open System Interconnection (OSI) model operates Internet Protocol (IP).

Hence, the correct answer is option “C”.

Explanation of Solution

Network layer:

Network layer provides the path in which the data packets are transferred from the source to the destination. It also helps in converting the logical or IP address to physical or Media Access Control (MAC) address.

Explanation for incorrect options:

Application layer:

Application layer provides the ability to access the network to a user. It includes the information of interfaces and helps in managing the database system.

Hence, the option “A” is wrong...

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