Networking Introductory Assignment

Posted: April 15, 2012

NetworkingAssignment 11.    What is a computer network? (2)2.    What are computer networks used for? (1)3.    How have computer networks changed since they were invented in 1940? (5)4.    What components are required to setup a computer network? (1)5.    How does a LAN differ from a WAN? (2)6.    What is a protocol? (1)7.    Define and explain the following internet protocols? (4)- Explain FTP- Explain HTTP- Explain SMTP- Explain IP8.    How is an IP address like a house address? (2)9.    What is DHCP? (1)10.   What is a Static IP Address? (1) Value 20