Topics: Routing, IP address, Subnetwork Pages: 5 (1115 words) Published: May 5, 2012
NETW204: Assignment 1 (50 points)

Each answer is worth 1 point each, 50 questions = 50 total points. Type answers in the appropriate cell; text will automatically wrap. Post your completed assignment to the dropbox.

NAME| Manuel Crail|

Router Configuration Exercise (5 points)

When configuring a router, there are certain basic tasks performed, * Naming the router
* Setting passwords
* Configuring interfaces
* Configuring a banner
* Saving changes on a router
* Verifying basic configuration and router operations

| Question| Answer|
1| The first prompt is _______ mode and will allow you to view the state of the router. | User Mode| 2| What major limitation does this mode have? | Does not allow you to modify its configuration.| 3| What does the router prompt look like for this mode?| Router>| 4| The enable command is used to enter the privileged mode. What is the major difference between this mode and user mode?| It lets the user configure changes on the router while the user mode doesn’t provide that function.| 5| What does the router prompt look like for this mode?| Router>enable Router#|

Basic Configuration Tasks (18 points)

The table below lists the basic router configuration tasks in the left column. Fill in the blanks in the right column with the correct command syntax for each of the tasks.

| Configuration Task| Command Syntax| Answer|
6| Naming the router | Router(config)#| #hostname name| 7| Setting passwords| Router(config)#| Enable secret password| 8| | Router(config)#| Line console 0|
9| | Router(config)#| Password password|
10| | Router(config)#| login|
11| | Router(config)#| Line vty 0 4|
12| | Router(config-line)#| Password password|
13| | Router(config-line)#| login|
14| Configuring a message-of-the-day banner| Router(config)#| Banner motd # message #| 15| Configuring an interface| Router(config)#| Interface type number| 16| | Router(config-if)#| Ip address address mask|

17| | Router(config-if)#| Description description|
18| | Router(config-if)#| No shutdown|
19| Saving changes on a router| Router#| Copy running-config startup-config| 20| Using show commands: View current operating config| Router#| Show running-config| 21| Using show commands: View routing table| Router#| Show ip route| 22| Using show commands: View brief summary of interface configs| Router#| Show ip interface brief| 23| Using show commands: View detailed information on interfaces| Router#| Show interface|

Basic Routing Principles (8 points)

Static Routing

| Question| Answer|
24| When the IOS learns about a remote network and the interface it will use to reach that network, it adds that route to the ___ ___ (2 words) . . . .| Routing table| 25| as long as the ___ ___ (2 words) is enabled.| Exit interface| 26| Static routes are denoted with the code ___ in the routing table.| Denoted with a code “S”| 27| List and describe three situations in which static routes should be used (use Answer cells 27, 28, and 29) for the three answers.| Dynamic Routing| 28| | Single ISP|

29| | Hub and Spoke Topology|

Dynamic Routing

Dynamic routing protocols are used by routers to share information about the reachability and status of remote networks. Dynamic routing protocols perform several activities.

| Question| Answer|
30| ____ ___ (2 words), which is a routing protocol’s ability to share information about the networks it knows about with other routers that are also using the same routing protocol.| Dynamic rounting| 31| ____ routing tables, which is a routing protocol’s ability to compensate for any topology changes without involving the network administrator.| Maintaining Routing Tables|

IP address Assignment Exercise (16 points)

Figure 1

Understanding a router’s place in the network is a prerequisite...
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