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1. Which statement describes an advantage of networks? A) Networks require decentralized management. B) Isolating network devices decreases costs. C) Isolating network devices allows implementation of the sneakernet file sharing method. D) Networks enable multiple users to share resources. Points Earned: 1.0/1.0

2. Which network model ensures that no computer on the network has more authority than another? A) client/server B) stand alone C) peer-to-peer D) distributed Points Earned: 1.0/1.0

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5. ____ networks are the most popular type of network for medium- and large-scale organizations. A) Client/server B) Peer-to-peer C) Stand-alone

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