homework2

homework2 - Hub Switch 6. Explain the fundamental...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Homework 2 Fall 2007 1 Networking Networking Mediums 1. Give two other names for what is commonly referred to as ‘ethernet cable’. ____________________________ ____________________________ 2. Between the following two options, circle the one that is capable of transmitting a signal a longer distance before experiencing signal lost. Coaxial Cable Twisted Pair Cable 3. What organization sets standards for wireless, as we currently know it? _______________ 4. How fast does the signal in a fiber optic cable travel? _____________________ Networking Hardware 5. Between the two pieces of hardware, hub and switch , which one is ‘smart’ enough to send information to the correct recipient, instead of broadcasting to all connected devices? Circle the correct choice.
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Hub Switch 6. Explain the fundamental difference between a router and a switch . ___________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________ Homework 2 Fall 2007 2 7. Firewalls protect networks by blocking traffic on _____________? Network Topology 8. Would NC State be considered a LAN or a WAN? ______________ 9. What do we call hardware when talking about topology? ____________________________ 10. List the 4 different types of network topology that you learned in class. _______________ _______________ _______________ _______________...
View Full Document

Page1 / 2

homework2 - Hub Switch 6. Explain the fundamental...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online