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Cisco Certification OSI Model

Subjects : cisco, it-skills
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. What does the acronym 'WAN' stand for?






2. What does the acronym 'LAN' stand for?






3. Frame Relay






4. What does the acronym 'LLC' stand for?






5. What is layer 3 of the OSI model?






6. When would the PPP be used?






7. What are some examples of 'WAN' side 'Encapsulation' type Datalink Layer Protocols and Standards?






8. Which OSI model layer is concerned with MAC addresses?






9. What are the first 4 layers of the OSI model called?






10. What is the 'medium access controller'?






11. How bits are in a MAC address?






12. What is layer 5 of the OSI model?






13. What is the 'MAC Layer' responsible for?






14. What are are the 'Sub Layers' of the 'Data Link' Layer?






15. What is the Mnemonic phrase for remembering OSI layers ordered 7 to 1?






16. What is the OSI model and why is it important in understanding networking?






17. What is ATM?






18. What is layer 2 of the OSI model?






19. What does the acronym 'PPP' stand for?






20. What is the MAC address?






21. What is the difference between the TCP and UDP protocols?






22. What is the purpose of the OSI Model?






23. What does the acronym 'ATM' stand for?






24. What does the acronym 'ISO' stand for?






25. What does the acronym 'PPPoA' stand for?






26. What is layer 6 of the OSI model?






27. What is the 'Data Link Layer' responsible for?


28. What is layer 4 of the OSI model?






29. In an OSI context What is considered 'media'?






30. What is the Physical Layer responsible for?


31. How does the third OSI model layer relate to administering routers?






32. What is the 'LLC Layer' responsible for?






33. How many Layers in the OSI Model?






34. What are other names for MAC address?






35. What is HDLC?






36. What protocols correspond to the Presentation and Session layers?






37. What does the acronym 'OSI' stand for?






38. What are some Physical Layer Protocols and Standards?






39. What are the advantages of the OSI model?






40. What is the Mnemonic phrase for remembering OSI layers ordered 1 to 7?






41. What are considered the Data Flow layers?






42. What is the EIA/TIA 232 protocol concerned with?






43. What are some examples of 'LAN' side Datalink Layer Protocols and Standards?






44. What does the acronym 'HDLC' stand for?






45. What is layer 1 of the OSI model?






46. Where does troublingshooting alway start?






47. What is layer 7 of the OSI model?






48. What does the acronym default 'HDLC' protocol stand for?






49. OSI layers are...






50. What does the acronym 'ISDN' stand for?