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Internet and World Wide Web

The Internet is the network of networks. It also provides security. The Internet is connected to world wide web through URLs. The questions on this topic appear in every competitive exam like SSC CHSL, SSC CGL, railways RRB, etc. They are even in asked in banking exams like IBPO and MBA exams like CAT. To know more about the Internet and World Wide Web explore the article further!!.

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The Internet is the combination of various networks. We can access the internet through any device with a network connection like mobile phones and computers. Therefore it has a vast and wide range of resources, information, and services to offer. Therefore here are some demo questions.

Q1. What is internet?

  1. a single network
  2. a vast collection of different networks
  3. interconnection of local area networks
  4. none of the mentioned

Answer: A vast collection of different networks

Q2. To join the internet, the computer has to be connected to a

  1. internet architecture board
  2. the internet society
  3. internet service provider
  4. none of the mentioned

Answer: internet service provider

Q3. Internet access by transmitting digital data over the wires of a local telephone network is provided by

  1. leased line
  2. digital subscriber line
  3. digital signal line
  4. none of the mentioned

Answer: digital subscriber line

Q4. ISP exchanges internet traffic between their networks by

  1.  internet exchange point
  2. subscriber endpoint
  3. isp endpoint
  4.  none of the mentioned

Answer: internet exchange point

World Wide Web

World Wide Web

It is a resource of information space which is identified by URL that is uniform resource locator. Hence www is accessible by internet. It uses a hyperlink to Travers between pages. Website content can largely be provided by the publisher, or interactively where users contribute content or the content depends on the users or their actions. Therefore, websites may be most informative, primarily for entertainment, or largely for commercial, governmental, or non-governmental organizational purposes. Therefore here are some demo questions.

Q1.A piece of icon or image on a web page associated with another webpage is called

  1. URL
  2. hyperlink
  3. plugin
  4. none of the mentioned

Answer: hyperlink

2. Dynamic web page

  1. is same every time whenever it displays
  2. generates on demand by a program or a request from a browser
  3. both (a) and (b)
  4. none of the mentioned

Answer: generate on demand by a program or a request from a browser.

Q3. What is a web browser?

  1. a program that can display a web page
  2. a program used to view HTML documents
  3. it enables a user to access the resources of the internet
  4. all of the mentioned

Answer: all of the mentioned.

Practice Questions

Q1 Common gateway interface is used to

  1. generate executable files from web content by a web server
  2. generate web pages
  3. stream videos
  4. none of the mentioned

Answer: generate executable files wed content by a web server.

Q2. A computer on the internet is identified by

  1. email address
  2. street address
  3. IP address
  4. server address

Answer: IP address

Q3.  Which protocol assigns an IP address to the client connected to the internet?

  1.  DHCP
  2. IP
  3. RPC
  4. none of the mentioned

Answer: DHCP

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