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CompTIA A Plus 220 1001 Test 1 (Networking)

The CompTIA 220-1001 exam is one of two exams requires to obtain the CompTIA A+ (1000 series). This exam will focus on networking and network troubleshooting.

  • Questions: 20
  • Time: 60 seconds per question (0 hours, 20 minutes, 0 seconds)

What type of network switch supports plug and play style usage and does not support custom configurations?

  • Unmanaged
  • Level 5 switch
  • PoP switch
  • Managed

What is the maximum transmission speed of Cat 5e cabling?

  • 1000 Mbps
  • 2 Gbps
  • 100 Mbps
  • 10 Gbps

Which of the following is a device used to test ports such as a network port?

  • Tone generator
  • Cable Tester
  • Loopback plug
  • Leakage tester

A new ticket has come in requesting a server obtain network access to the corporate email server. Which network port would apply?

  • 53
  • 443
  • 25
  • 22

Which of the following tools can verify an Ethernet cable's wires are in the correct order?

  • Loopback plug
  • Cable tester
  • Wattage plug
  • Amplimeter

Which of the following cable types uses twisted-pair copper cabling?

  • Fiber
  • RJ-11
  • RJ-45
  • Cat 6

Which type of Ethernet cable can be used for connecting two PCs without the use of a router?

  • RJ-45
  • Rollover cable
  • RJ-11
  • Crossover cable

What is the maximum transmission speed of Cat 6 cabling at 55 meters?

  • 100 Mbps
  • 1 Tbps
  • 1000 Mbps
  • 10,000 Mbps

Which of the following technologies can support Ethernet communication using a building's power infrastructure?

  • Ethernet over Power
  • Power based network controllers
  • PowerNIC
  • Power over Ethernet

Which type of fiber optic cabling is best suited for long distance communication?

  • Single-mode
  • Multi-mode

Which type of cabling is immune to electromagnetic interference?

  • UTP
  • STP
  • USB
  • Fiber

What is the maximum transmission speed of Cat 6 cabling at 100 meters?

  • 1 Gbps
  • 10 Gbps
  • 1500 Mbps
  • 10 Mbps

Which of the following is a form of wireless network that uses cellular communication technologies like 4G and LTE?

  • WiFi
  • WAP
  • WWAN
  • WLAN

What tool would you use to connect an ethernet cable to a patch panel?

  • Amplimeter
  • Crimper
  • Punch down tool
  • Loopback plug

What is the maximum transmission speed of Cat 6a cabling at 100 meters?

  • 10 Gbps
  • 100,000 Mbps
  • 10 Mbps
  • 1 Tbps

True or False: UTP cabling features a fire-retardant jacket.

  • True
  • False

Which of the following cabling types has fire-retardant properties?

  • Category 6f
  • Fiber
  • None of these answers
  • Plenum

You are installing cat5 cabling in a large corporate campus. You have measured the distance from a network closet to a new annex building to be 90 meters. According to the cat 5 specification, is the use of a signal repeater necessary?

  • No, this is below the maximum distance of 100 meters
  • No, this is below the maximum distance of 200 meters
  • Yes, the max length is 75 meters
  • Yes, the max length is 50 meters per network segment

You are helping a friend with a new wireless router. They are complaining that certain areas of their apartment have much slower internet than others. They live in a dense area with many other apartments in WiFi range. What tool could help you troubleshoot this issue?

  • Spectrum tester
  • Port Scanner
  • Wireless loopback plug
  • WiFI analyzer

What type of cabling uses plastic or glass to transmit data using light?

  • Category 8e
  • Lightning
  • Etheroptic
  • Fiber