The most difficult network riddlesComputers quiz
Which type of DNS record is used by mail servers to determine where to send e-mail?
Mail Exchange (MX) records are DNS records that are necessary for delivering email to your address. In simple DNS terms, an MX record is used to tell the world which mail servers accept incoming mail for your domain and where emails sent to your domain should be routed to. If your MX records do not point to the correct location, you will not receive email
In case of fiber-optic cables, which transmission mode is used for transmitting data over long distances?
In fiber-optic communication, a single-mode optical fiber (SMF) is an optical fiber designed to carry light only directly down the fiber - the transverse mode. These modes define the way the wave travels through space, i.e. how the wave is distributed in space.
A NIC is ....
A computer card that offers a modem connection
A computer card that offers dedicated full time access to the internet
A computer card that offers as needed access to the internet
A computer card that offers a local area network
A network interface card (NIC) is a circuit board or card that is installed in a computer so that it can be connected to a network. A network interface card provides the computer with a dedicated, full-time connection to a network. Personal computers and workstations on a local area network (LAN) typically contain a network interface card specifically designed for the LAN transmission technology
Which network layer device determines the optimal path along which network traffic should be forwarded?
A router is a computer whose software and hardware are customized to move data between computer networks. They are responsible for making sure the traffic between computers gets where it needs to go. They do this by choosing the shortest path between the computers using a complicated system of rules called Routing Protocols.
Social Networking involves communication between;
A human and a computer
Two or more people
A computer and a router
Social networking is the practice of expanding the number of one's business and/or social contacts by making connections through individuals, often through social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+.
Radio waves and microwaves are used in which of the following communications?
The most common wireless technologies use radio waves. With radio waves distances can be short, such as a few meters for Bluetooth or as far as millions of kilometers for deep-space radio communications. Somewhat less common methods of achieving wireless communications include the use of other electromagnetic wireless technologies, such as light, magnetic, or electric fields or the use of sound.