Internet MCQ [PDF] Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams

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Internet MCQ

Internet MCQ
Internet MCQ

1. IRC stands for_________.

a) internet radio community          

b) internet radio company 

c) internet relay chat                       

d) intel relay chart

Ans. C

2. _____ are devices used to transmit data over telecommunication lines

a) Drives

b) Drive bays

c) Modems

d) Platform

Ans. c

3. Who invent www ?

a) bobkahn               

b) Tim berners lee   

c) vintcerf                  

d) lady adalovelace

Ans. B

4. Internet access by transmitting digital data over the wires of a local telephone network is provided by _____

a) leased line

b) digital signal line

c) digital subscriber line

d) digital leased line

Ans. c

5. The Ground station in VSAT communication is called


b) Hub

c) Multiplexer

d) None of these

Ans. b

6. A small network making up the internet and also having a small numbers of computers within it is called

a) Host

b) Address

c) Subdomain

d) None of these

Ans. c

7. Computers on the internet owned and operated by education institution form part of the

a) com domain         

b) edu domain

c) mil domain                       

d) none of these

Ans. b

8. Which of the following networking solution is suitable for networking in a building?

a) WAN         

b) MAN          

c) LAN           

d) All of these

Ans. c

9. Main protocol used in internet

a) X.25                      

b) IPX/SPX               

c) TCP/IP                  

d) Token Bus

Ans. c

10. For a small web site, one needs to buy space from the

a) ISP                                    

b) Telephone exchange

c) Network administrator    

d) None of these

Ans. a

11. A host on the internet finds another host by its

a) Postal address

b) IP address

c) Electronic Address

d) None of these

Ans. b

12. World Wide Web pages can be described as multimedia pages. This means that the pages may contain

a) Text, pictures, sound

b) Text and pictures only

c) Video clips, sound, text, pictures

d) None of these

Ans. c

13. The Internet Protocol (IP)

a) Handles software computer addresses

b) Finds the quickest route between two computers

c) Ensures that connections are maintained between computers

d) None of these

Ans. a

14. FTP is used for

a) Uploading files only

b) Downloading files only

c) Both A and B

d) None of these

Ans. c

15. The Internet standard is




d) None of these

Ans. a

16. File to the Web site is transferred by using:

a) HTTP        


c) FTP                       

d) None of these

Ans. c

17. The Telnet protocol assumes that each end of the connection – the client and the server is

a) NDDT                                                       

b) HotDog

c) Network Virtual Terminal (NVT)           

d) None of these

Ans. c

18. To use Telnet and the host’s resources, you will need to know

a) TCP/IP address                                       

b) Electronic address

c) The address of the Internet host          

d) None of these

Ans. c

19. What is Usenet?

a) It is a provider of news

b) It is a low cost dial up network

c) It is used to forward jobs and files through several hosts

d) None of these

Ans. a

20. SMTP is a simple

a) TCP protocol

b) TCP/IP protocol

c) IP protocol

d) None of these

Ans. a

21. A simple protocol used for fetching e-mail from a mailbox is

a) POP2

b) POP3


d) None of these

Ans. b

22. The program supplied by VSNL when you ask for Internet connection for the e-mail access is

a) ISP


c) HotDog

d) None of these

Ans. b

23. The E-mail component of Internet Explorer is called

a) Message box

b) Outlook Express

c) Messenger Mailbox

d) None of these

Ans. b

24. Free of cost repair of software bug available at Internet is called

a) Version

b) Ad-on

c) Tutorial

d) Patch

Ans. d

25. The Internet was originally a project of which agency?


b) NSF

c) NSA

d) None of these

Ans. a

26. In internet terminology IP means

a) Internet Provider                         

b) Internet Protocol

c) Internet Procedure                     

d) Internet Processor

Ans. b

27. A ____ shares hardware, software and data among authorized user.

a) IP

b) CPU

c) Network

d) DNS

Ans. c

28. ISP exchange internet traffic between their networks by ______

a) internet exchange point

b) subscriber end point

c) isp end point

d) internet end point

Ans. a

29. Which of the following protocols is used in the internet?

a) HTTP        


c) DNS          

d) All of these

Ans. d

30. Which one of the following is not an application layer protocol used in internet?

a) remote procedure call

b) internet relay chat

c) resource reservation protocol

d) local procedure call

Ans. c

31. Which one of the following is not used in media access control?

a) Ethernet

b) digital subscriber line

c) fiber distributed data interface

d) packet switching

Ans. d

32. The Process of keeping addresses in memory for future use is called

a) Routing

b) Resolving

c) Caching

d) None of these

Ans. c

33. The server on the internet is also known as a

a) hub

b) host

c) gateway

d) Repeater

Ans. b

34. The first network that planted the seeds of internet was:


B) NSFnet

C) Vnet

D) Both A and B

Ans. a

35. Which of the following protocols is used for WWW?

a) FTP


c) W3

d) All of these

Ans. b

36. TCP is a commonly used protocol at

a) Application layer

b) Transport layer

c) Network layer

d) Data link layer

Ans. b

37. Voice mail, E-mail, Online service, the internet and the WWW are all example of

a) Computer categories     

b) Connectivity

c) Telecommuting               

d) None of these

Ans. c

38. Internet is

a) Dynamic system

b) Complex system

c) Decentralized system

d) All of these

Ans. d

39. In Modems

a) Digital signal is amplified

b) Several digital signals are multiplexed

c) A digital signal changes some characteristic of a carrier wave

d) None of these

Ans. c

40. In reality, Internet Protocol recognizes only

a) An IP address

b) A location of the host

c) A postal mail address

d) None of these

Ans. a

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