1. What is communication? What is telecommunication?
2. Define each of these terms
3. What are some reasons that an industry of this sort would benefit from laws and regulation?
4. When the Bell System was spit up, how many RBOCs were created? How many separate RBOCs are there now?
5. What is a telecommunications architecture? What is a standard?
6. What is the difference between connection and communication?
7. What are the seven layers of the ISO-OSI model?
8. What is the main difference between the V. standards and the X. standards?
9. What is meant by each term:
10. What are the five major functions of a telephone?
11. Define each term:
12. What are the three attributes of a wave that are commonly modified in transmission?
13. What is the range of frequencies commonly associated with:
14. Explain FDM in terms of line capacity and typical transmission bandwidth.