Network Hardware
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. What does NIC stand for?
    answer choices
    Network Interface Computer
    Network Interface Card
    Network Intercom Controller
    Network Interface Controller
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. Why do NICs do?
    answer choices
    Allow devices to control one another
    Allow devices to connect to a printer
    Allows devices to interface with one another
    Allow devices to connect to a network
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. What's this an image of?
    answer choices
    A wireless NIC
    A wireless computer
    A motherboard
    Inside of an old mobile phone
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. What are most NICs built into nowadays?
    answer choices
    The CPU
    The ROM
    The RAM
    A PC's motherboard
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. What does WAP stand for?
    answer choices
    Wired access point
    Wireless access protocol
    Wireless access point
    Wide access point
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. What does a WAP allow?
    answer choices
    Wireless devices to print
    Wireless devices to join a network
    Wireless devices to operate
    Devices without wireless connectivity to join a network
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. What do WAPs transmit?
    answer choices
    Microwaves
    Cables
    Tidal waves
    Radio waves
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. Compared to wired networks, how do wireless networks perform?
    answer choices
    Much better - they are cheaper
    Much quicker - radio waves travel faster
    Slower - radio waves can be interfered with
    Bigger - they have a larger range
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. Which BEST describes the function of a switch?
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    Connects printers together in a LAN
    Connects devices together in a WAN
    Connects devices together in a LAN
    Shares Internet connection on a LAN
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Which best describes the function of a router?
    answer choices
    Receives Internet signal - shares signal with network
    Connects the computers to the printer
    Connects the clients to the server
    Protects the server from hackers and viruses
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. What is this an image of?
    answer choices
    Ethernet cable
    Coaxial cable
    Fibre optics
    Cable cars
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. What is Ethernet cable used for?
    answer choices
    Connecting computers wirelessly
    Connecting computers in WANs
    Connecting computers in one room
    Connecting computers in LANs
  • Question 13
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    Q. What's the problem with Ethernet cable?
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    Ethernet cable is expensive compared to other cable
    Signal gains strength over longer distances
    Ethernet cable is slow
    Signal loses strength over longer distances
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. What is this an image of?
    answer choices
    Fibre optic cable
    Ethernet cable
    Cable cars
    Coaxial cable
  • Question 15
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    Q. What is coaxial cable used for?
    answer choices
    Transmitting TV and Broadband signals
    Connecting LANs
    Connecting WANs
    Connecting clients to a server
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. What is good about coaxial cable?
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    Is a pretty colour
    Allows you to connect to the Internet
    Can transmit a lot of data successfully
    Allows you watch TV
  • Question 17
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    Q. What is this an image of?
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    Fibre optic cable
    Ethernet cable
    Cable cars
    Coaxial cable
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q. What is fibre optics used for?
    answer choices
    Christmas decorations
    Transmitting data over long distances, quickly
    Transmitting data over LANs quickly
    Transmitting data over short distances, quickly
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