Cisco Baseline Quiz

This baseline quiz is to help figure out where you stand on networking knowledge.



  1. Which of the following would not work as an IP address?

  2. Which of the following is true about IPv4?

  3. Which is better? HTTP or HTTPS?

  4. Is Ethernet or WiFi better, and why?

  5. What is "The Cloud"? (in terms of networking)

  6. What is a network switch?

  7. What is a firewall?

  8. Which is the correct order of the OSI model? Layer 1 - 7

  9. What does HTTP stand for?

  10. Which class does the IP address 224.0.1.1 belong to?

  11. When a host sends a packet to a device on a different IP network, the packet is:

  12. Describe how a router-on-a-stick routes between VLANs

  13. Whenever a switch virtual interface (SVI) is created, ensure that particular VLAN is present in the VLAN database; that way, the SVI Interface turns on.

  14. Which of the following is not part of the Link-State routing process?

  15. For both distance vector and link-state routing protocols, a router's interface must be included in one of the network router configuration statements for it to participate in the distance vector or link-state routing process.