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Qus) Ip address can be used to specify a broadcast and map to hardware broadcast if available.by conversion

broadcast address has hosted with all bits.

(1) 0

(2) 1

(3) Both (1) and (2)

(4) None of these

What will be the answer of this question in above options ?

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Broadcast Question

answer is (2) 1

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Broadcast Question

Only in the host part,all the bits will be 1.

For,192.168.1.0/24  network

subnet mask will be 255.255.255.0

Broadcast address will be 192.168.1.255

Now, we shell convert the broadcast address into binary

192 in Binary- 11100000

168 in Binary- 10101000

1    in Binary-  00000001

255 in binary-  11111111

So only in the host part all bits will be 1.

Check this

https://www.countryipblocks.net/identifying-the-network-and-broadcast-address-of-a-subnet

Regards,

Gurudath

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Only in the host part,all the bits will be 1.

That's correct for an IP network broadcast (or directed broadcast).  A full IP broadcast all bits are 1.

For,192.168.1.0/24  network

On such a network, you might try:

ping 192.168.1.255

or

ping 255.255.255.255

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Sorry to say this. I'm on the way to CCNA.

I didn't understood the question at all. Can someone make it a bit clear ?

Regards,

Chandu

Regards, Chandu

Broadcast Question

The question confused the **** out of me, im glad the actual CCNA questions are not written like this

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