Data Communication and Networking – Local Area Networks (LAN) – Token Ring MCQs

This set of Data communication and Networking Multiple Choice Questions and Answers (MCQs) focuses on “Local Area Networks LAN – Token Ring ”.
 

1
. Token Bus is physically configured like _______.
  • Ethernet
  • Token Ring
  • FDDI
  • all of the above
2
. Token Bus operates under a collision-free environment similar to _______.
  • Ethernet
  • Token Ring
  • CSMA/CD
  • all of the above
3
. On a Token Ring LAN, a station can reserve the token by entering its priority code in the access control field of the _______ frame
  • data/command
  • token
  • abort
  • a or b
4
. The _______ field in a Token Ring frame is equivalent to the HDLC flag field
  • SD
  • AC
  • FC
  • FS
5
. A Token Ring frame can be identified as a token frame by a bit in the _______ field.
  • SD
  • AC
  • FC
  • ED
6
. In Token Ring, the _______ sets the bits in the frame status field to indicate that the frame has been copied.
  • sender
  • receiver
  • monitor
  • a and b
7
. In Token Ring, the _______ sets the bits in the frame status field to indicate that the frame has already been around the ring
  • sender
  • receiver
  • monitor
  • a and b
8
. The Token Ring AC field contains _______ information
  • priority
  • frame type
  • reservation
  • all of the above
9
. The Token Ring _______ field is present only on the data/command frame
  • SD
  • AC
  • ED
  • FS
10
. The Token Ring _______ frame consists of just the start and end delimiters.
  • data/command
  • token
  • abort
  • command
11
. The Token Ring abort frame is sent by _______
  • the sending station
  • the receiving station
  • a monitor
  • a and c
12
. In a Token Ring LAN, a frame is _______ at each station.
  • examined
  • regenerated
  • encapsulated
  • a and b
13
. The purpose of connecting each Token Ring station to an automatic switch is to _______
  • multiplex frames
  • bypass an inactive station
  • prevent errors
  • increase the data rate
14
. A multistation access unit is most often used in _______ LAN
  • an Ethernet
  • a Token Ring
  • an FDDI
  • a and b

 
 
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