Download Model question papers & previous years question papers
Submit Previous Years University Question Papers
Posted Date: 03 Jan 2011 Posted By:: Abhishek Samrat Member Level: Silver Points: 5 (₹ 1)
2010 Biju Patnaik University of Technology B.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering B.Tech PCCS4302/ DATA COMMUNICATION AND COMPUTER NETWORKS Question paper
1.Answer all the question:
a)Why are protocol and standards required ?
b)Define carrier signal and its role in analog transmission .
c)Name the advantages of optical fiber over twisted pair and coaxial cable.
d)Can the value of a checksum be all 0s(in binary)? Defend your answer.
e)With a neat diagram mention the frame format of IP datagram ?
f)Define piggybacking and its usefulness .
g)Why was there a need for Dynamic DNS ?
h)In electronic mail,what are the tasks of a user agent ?
i)What is a proxy server and how is it related to HTTP?
j)How does the Ethernet address 1A:3B:4C:6D:2E:1F appear on the line in binary ?
2(a)Compare between secret key and public key cryptographic system.
(b)Differentiate between IPv4 and IPv6.
3(a)What is the drawback of PSK versus FSK modulation ?
(b)How does the frame relay differ from ATM?
4 Write short on any two:
(b) UDP Protocol
(c) Error detecting codes.
5(a)Show the NRZ and NRZI encoding for 1011 1111 0010 0001.
(b)Suppose we want to transmit the message 1011 0010 0100 1010 and protect it from error using the
CRC-8 polynomial X^4 + X^2 + X^1 +1 .What is the result of the receiver CRC calculation if the
leftmost bit of the message is inverted due to the noise on transmission link ? How does the
receiver know that an error occurred?
6(a)Explain the mechanism of stop-and-wait ARQ.Justify which ARQ can be used to improve upon
stop-and-wait ARQ?How ?
(b)Differentiate between token bus and token ring LAN standards?
7(a)What are the functions of DTE and DTC?
(b)List different methods used to convert digital signal to analog signal and explain any one of
8(a)Differentiate between circuit switching and packet switching .
(b)Explain how space division switch differs from time division switch.
Return to question paper search
and make money from adsense revenue sharing program
Are you preparing for a university examination? Download model question papers
and practise before you write the exam.