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Chapter C, Problem 84MC
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What is the function of protocols and services at the Network layer of the OSI model?

  1. a. To manage the flow of communications over a channel
  2. b. To add segmentation and assembly information
  3. c. To encode and encrypt data
  4. d. To add logical addresses and properly route data
  5. e. To apply electrical pulses to the wire

Program Description Answer

Logically adding address and properly routing the data is the major function of protocol and services present at the Network layer of OSI model.

Hence, the correct answer is option “D”.

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 MAC (Media Access Control) address. Network layer provides routing of packets among the network.

Explanation for incorrect options:

Network layer does not manage the flow of communication.

Hence, the option “A” is wrong...

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