Networking Acronyms

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Networking Acronyms
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  1. What does CRC stand for?
    Cyclic Redundancy Check
  2. What does CSMA/CD Stand for?
    Carrier Sense Multiple Access With Collision Detection
  3. What does NIC stand for?
    Network Interface Controller/Card
  4. What does ARP stand for?
    Address Resolution Protocol
  5. What Does PPP Stand for?
    Point to Point
  6. What Does MSS stand for?
    Maximum Segment Size
  7. What does MTU Stand For?
    Maximum Transmission Unit (larger of the two)
  8. What Does DHCP Stand for?
    Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol
  9. What does CIDR stand for?
    Classless Inter-Domain Routing
  10. What does ICANN Stand for?
    Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
  11. What does NAT stand for?
    Network Address Translation
  12. What does OSPF Stand for?
    Open Shortest Path First
  13. What does RIP stand for?
    Routing Information Protocol
  14. What does UDP Stand for?
    User Datagram Protocol
  15. What does TCP Stand for?
    Transmission Control Protocol
  16. What is the 5 Layer Model
    • Application
    • Transport
    • Network
    • Link
    • Physical
  17. When was the First APANET Node Finished?
    1969
  18. What does SMTP Stand for?
    Simple Mail Transport Protocol
  19. How Many Bits in a mac address? And how many Hex
    48/12
  20. The MAC Address used to signify a broadcast is?
    All 1s
  21. MAC address, like IP addresses are considered hierarchical and not portable T/F?
    False
  22. This provides a MAC address for a given IP address
    ARP
  23. An IPv4 subnet specified with /24 provides how many unique IP addresses inside the subnet.
    256
  24. what does the first R in RTT stand for
    Round Trip Time
  25. RTT is best measured in what units
    Seconds
  26. A Socket is an interface between which two layers
    Application and Transport
  27. Which accounts for both application data and TCP header information
    MTU
  28. Which is the fastest switching fabric
    Interconnection network
  29. The IPv6 Datagram header includes a field to support a variety of header lengths
    False
  30. IPv4 supports IP fragmentation and reassembly
    True
  31. The IPv6 Datagram header provides this many bits for the Source IP address
    128 bit
  32. The IPv4 Datagram header includes a field to indicate the transport-layer protocol
    True
  33. The IPv4 Datagram header includes a field to support a variety of header lengths
    True
  34. The IPv4 Datagram header provides this many bits for the Source IP address
    32 Bit
  35. what does ICMP stand for?
    Internet Control Message Protocol
  36. Traceroute makes use of ICMP
    True
  37. A router using a  link-state routing algorithm may make use of global information about the entire network topology
    True
  38. A Router using a  distance-vector routing algorithm  makes use of global information about the entire network topology
    False
  39. Which is a routing protocol that uses a distance vector algorithm
    RIP

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