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athi needed to network three computers for herself and her roommates, Sharon and Emily.

athi needed to network three computers for herself and her roommates, Sharon and Emily. She decided
that a(n) (1)___________________ network was the right type to install in their dorm suite because a(n)
(2)____________________ network was too complex. Because they all liked to stream digital movies
from the Internet, they needed high a(n) (3)___________________ but doubted they would achieve
the promised (4)___________________ in nay network they installed. Although they knew using (5)
____________________ media would provide the fastest Ethernet networks, they decided to use (6)
____________________ media so that they could use their notebooks wherever they were in their suite.
Therefore they needed to buy a(n) (7)___________________ with wireless capability that would allow
them to share the broadband Internet connection that Sharon already had through a local ISP. This
device would also double as a(n)(8)___________________, preventing the need to purchase a separate
device. Fortunately, all their computers already had (9)____________________ installed, making
it easy to connect the computers to the network. Cathi knew they would need to purchase some (10)
___________________ since the Xbox 360 they wanted to share only had a wired Ethernet adapter in it.

Cathi’s roommate Emily wanted to know if they could hook into the (11)__________________, or small
network, that was already deployed for the students in the dorm. This student network was already
hooked into the college’s (12)___________________, or large network, which spanned all three o f the
college’s campuses. She knew they would need to be careful when connecting to the network, because
some students from the dorm had accidentally been illegally (13)__________________ on a network
from the deli across the street. As the connectivity for notebooks in the lounge at the end of the hall was
very poor, they needed to consider purchasing a (n)(14)___________________ to extend the range of the
wireless signal. As a final detail, Emily suggested they get a(n)(15)___________________ printer that
would plug right into the router and allow them all to print whenever they needed to do so.

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