1.) I have noticed you added the fa0/0 on router 2 to the network list eventhough it is shutdown, do I need to do the same for Router 1's fa0/0 - "network 192.168.2.0"?
No, I believe he was illustrating that you have duplicate IP addresses in the loopback interface and the LAN interface. Your initial message indicated you wanted to test connectivity between LANs, on this case, it seems you want to test connectivity between loopbacks - which is fine but it differs from the initial message. As long as you keep the LAN interface is shutdown mode, you should be able to ping between loopbacks with your provided config.
2.) 0n router 1 I try to add "network 172.30.30.0" but it defaults to "network 172.30.0.0"
Expected behavior under router rip process. It defaults to its classful network.
3.) the clock rate only has to be set on the DCE router? (Router 2)
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