Here are the Cisco practice exam questions that were posted on Monday, April 20 - the answers were added on Tuesday, April 21. So no peeking!
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And now to the questions!
"The Computer Certification Bulldog"
CCNA / CCENT Certification:
Which of the following actively works to prevent switching loops?
Answer: B. The Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) works at L2 of the OSI model and works to prevent switching loops.
Short answer: Briefly, what is a "hacktivist"?
Answer: From Wikipedia, here's an excellent definition of hactivism, and obviously a hacktivist is someone who acts in this manner:
"The nonviolent use of illegal or legally ambiguous digital tools in pursuit of political ends. These tools include web site defacements, redirects, denial-of-service attacks, information theft, web site parodies, virtual sit-ins, virtual sabotage, and software development."
CCNA Voice: (My CCNA Voice Study Package will be released in June!)
The main command to configure after-hours call blocking is (naturally) the after-hours command. However, you need to enter another command first to be in the correct configuration mode. What command should you type directly before entering the after-hours command?
A. configure terminal
D. config phone
F. paging group
We have several different types of EAP available to us, but only one type uses certificates on both the server and the client. Which type is it?
C. Proxy EAP
And now for the CCNP questions for this past Monday....
Short answer: What is the net effect of placing the ip ospf priority 0 command on a Cisco router interface?
Answer: You've effectively prevented that router from becoming either the DR or BDR for the OSPF segment that particular interface is connected to.
Short answer: What protocol or service uses the reserved MAC address 01-80-c2-00-00-00?
Answer: BPDUs are transmitted by a switch every two seconds to the multicast MAC address 01-80-c2-00-00-00.
You're in Cisco SDM and just clicked the Launch IPS Rule button. A certain protocol must be running in order for this to launch successfully, or SDM will prompt you to allow the installation of this protocol. What protocol am I talking about?
E. TCP Intercept
Answer: A. Careful! You'll be prompted to allow installation of AAA in some cases, but in this particular case, you'll be prompted to allow the installation of SDEE.
Short answer: What's the main purpose of enabling CoPP?
Answer: Control Plane Policing protects the Control and the Management Planes.
More practice exam questions coming on Tuesday, and look for Microsoft Server 2008 MCITS training coming soon!
To your success,
The Computer Certification Bulldog