Computer Network Fundamentals Quiz
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Computer Network Fundamentals Quiz

Test your knowledge of computer network fundamentals with this quiz, covering topics such as network devices, communication links, data transfer, and network effectiveness. Stay sharp and challenge yourself!

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Questions and Answers

What are the fundamental characteristics that the effectiveness of a data communications system depends on?

Delivery, accuracy, and timeliness

Which component is not part of a data communication system according to the text?

Router

What does a protocol define in the context of data communication?

What data is communicated, how it's communicated, and when it's communicated

Which of the following is not listed as a network application in the text?

<p>Cloud computing</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a network according to the given text?

<p>A set of devices connected by communication links capable of sending and receiving data</p> Signup and view all the answers

What governs data communication and defines what is communicated, how it's communicated, and when it's communicated?

<p>Protocol</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which of the following is NOT a fundamental characteristic that the effectiveness of a data communications system depends on?

<p>Reliability</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which component is NOT part of a data communication system according to the given text?

<p>Transmitter</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which of the following is NOT listed as a network application in the given text?

<p>Manufacturing</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a set of devices (nodes) connected by communication links, capable of sending and/or receiving data generated by other nodes on the network?

<p>Computer network</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which component is not part of a data communication system according to the given text?

<p>Transmitter</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a set of devices (nodes) connected by communication links, capable of sending and/or receiving data generated by other nodes on the network?

<p>Network</p> Signup and view all the answers

What governs data communication and defines what is communicated, how it's communicated, and when it's communicated?

<p>Protocol</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which of the following is NOT listed as a network application in the given text?

<p>Telecommunication</p> Signup and view all the answers

What are the fundamental characteristics that the effectiveness of a data communications system depends on?

<p>Delivery, accuracy, and timeliness</p> Signup and view all the answers

Study Notes

Data Communication System

  • The effectiveness of a data communication system depends on three fundamental characteristics: delivery, accuracy, and timeliness.
  • A protocol governs data communication and defines what is communicated, how it's communicated, and when it's communicated.

Network

  • A network is a set of devices (nodes) connected by communication links, capable of sending and/or receiving data generated by other nodes on the network.

Components

  • According to the text, the following is not part of a data communication system: humans.

Network Applications

  • The following is NOT listed as a network application in the text: email client.

Other Key Points

  • Delivery, accuracy, and timeliness are the fundamental characteristics that the effectiveness of a data communications system depends on.
  • A protocol defines what is communicated, how it's communicated, and when it's communicated in the context of data communication.

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