Unit 13 Reading Activity Plus Questions

Read the following text and then complete the activities that follow.

Basic Networking

In the simplest explanation, networking is just computers talking to each other. They do this by sending data packets using various protocols and transmission mediums such as ethernet cable or Wi-Fi connections. Computers must also know how to find other computers on the network. To put it briefly, every computer on the network needs a unique address so messages know where to go after they are sent.


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Quiz: Reading Questions

1. Distributed computing and client servers only work in WANs.
2. Peer-to-peer works by sending data packets using various protocols.
3. Without Bluetooth, it’s not possible to connect to any node in your LAN.
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