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This is an Internet proficiency test designed to tell
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1. A network is two or more computers connected to each other so
they can share resources.
2. Mail sent electronically.
3. A __________ is the standard or set of rules that two
computers use to communicate with each other.
4. T1 Line is a high-speed digital connection capable of
transmitting data at a rate of approximately __________.
5. A cable modem is a device that allows you to watch television
on your computer.
6. __________ is a communications protocol that allows you to
connect your computer to the Internet using a standard telephone
7. Encryption is a way of reducing the size of a file, or files,
so that they don't take up a lot of space and can travel faster
over a network.
8. ______ is the name for the protocol in which files are
transferred over the Internet.
9. A node is any computer directly connected to a network that
acts as a repository for services available for other computers on
10. A __________ is a computer that handles requests for data,
electronic mail, file transfers, and other network services from
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