Week 6 – Troubleshooting and the Future of Networking

The bits and bytes of computer networking week 6 quiz answers

Verifying Connectivity

1.The protocol used to communicate network errors is known as __________.

  • TCP
  • Traceroute
  • ICMP
  • UDP


2. The ping utility sends what message type?

  • Destination Network Unknown
  • Echo Request
  • Echo Reply
  • Destination Network Unreachable


3. What is one of the tools you can use to verify connectivity to a specific port on Windows OS?

  • Test-NetConnection
  • Tracert
  • nc (netcat)
  • Ping


4. Traceroute uses UDP packets on which of the following operating systems? Select all that apply.

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 10
  • Mac Os
  • Linux


5. During a traceroute, which action does a router perform to the value in the Time To Live (TTL) field?

  • Addition
  • Multiplication
  • Division
  • Subtraction


Devendra Kumar

Project Management Apprentice at Google

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