Practice Quiz in Error Detection and Correction Part 3

Online Practice Quiz in Error Detection and Correction part 3 from the book Data Communications and Networking 4th Edition by Behrouz A. Forouzan.

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Quiz in Error Detection and Correction

Question 21. In ________ error correction, the receiver asks the sender to send the data again.

A. forward

B. backward

C. retransmission

D. None of these

Question 22. We add r redundant bits to each block to make the length n = k + r. The resulting n-bit blocks are called _________.

A. codewords

B. datawords

C. blockwords

D. none of these

Question 23. _______codes are special linear block codes with one extra property. If a codeword is rotated, the result is another codeword.

A. Convolution

B. Cyclic

C. Non-linear

D. none of these

Question 24. The divisor in a cyclic code is normally called the _________.

A. redundancy

B. degree

C. generator

D. none of these

Question 25. Which error detection method consists of just one redundant bit per data unit?

A. CRC

B. Checksum

C. Simple parity check

D. Two-dimensional parity check

Question 26. In a linear block code, the _______ of any two valid codewords creates another valid codeword.

A. ANDing

B. XORing

C. ORing

D. none of these

Question 27. The _______of errors is more difficult than the ______.

A. detection; correction

B. correction; detection

C. creation; correction

D. creation; detection

Question 28. A _____ error means that two or more bits in the data unit have changed.

A. burst

B. double-bit

C. single-bit

D. None of these

Question 29. In block coding, if k = 2 and n = 3, we have _______ invalid codewords.

A. 4

B. 8

C. 2

D. None of these

Question 30. Which error detection method uses one's complement arithmetic?

A. Checksum

B. CRC

C. Simple parity check

D. Two-dimensional parity check

Question 31. The checksum of 0000 and 0000 is __________.

A. 0000

B. 1111

C. 0111

D. 1110

Question 32. In modulo-2 arithmetic, __________ give the same results.

D. none of these

Question 33. To guarantee correction of up to 5 errors in all cases, the minimum Hamming distance in a block code must be ________.

A. 11

B. 6

C. 5

D. none of these

Question 34. In modulo-11 arithmetic, we use only the integers in the range ______, inclusive.

A. 1 to 10

B. 0 to 10

C. 1 to 11

D. none of these

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