Welcome to Networking Quiz, Intermediate Level !!

Question 1. You have a class A network address with 40 subnets, but are required to add 60 new subnets very soon. You would like to still allow for the largest possible number of host IDs per subnet. Which subnet mask should you assign?

Question 2. A network consists of eight NT servers. You are planning to move servers to different segments of your network, what utility should be used at each server to determine which server generates the most traffic?


Performance Monitor

Network Monitor


Question 3. The Fiber Distributed Data Interface (FDDI) standard calls for nodes to be:

attached to a data bus in the form of a transmissive star coupler.

attached to a pair of fiber rings carrying signals in opposite directions.

attached to a network of star couplers that detect collisions and transmit only one signal to the next level.

attached to fibers by passive T couplers.

Question 4. Intranets and extranets can use their network fire walls and other security features to establish secure Internet links within an enterprise or with its trading partners. Select the best fit for answer:

Network Server

Virtual Private Network

Network operating system


Question 5. Modem is used in data transmission. When was it invented and in which country?

1963, USA

1965, Germany

1950, USA

1950, Japan

Question 6. On a class B network, how many hosts are available at each site with a subnet mask of 248?





Question 7. Satellite-Switched Time-Division Multiple Access (SS/TDMA) is

the method of determining which device has access to the transmission medium at any time.

a medium access control technique for multiple access transmission media

a form of TDMA in which circuit switching is used to dynamically change the channel assignments

all of the above

Question 8. If delays are recorded as 10 bit numbers in a 50 router network, and delay vectors are exchanged twice a second, how much bandwidth per fill duplex line is occupied by the distributed routing algorithm?

500 bps

1500 bps

5 bps

1000 bps

Question 9. Which of the following device is used to connect two systems, especially if the systems use different protocols?





Question 10. Error detection at a data link level is achieved by

bit stuffing

cyclic redundancy codes

Hamming codes