Types of Network
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Learning activity - You are to complete the fill in the blanks activity.
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Task - Fill in the Blanks Activity
Task - Exam Questions - Deliberate Practice
To share the printer
To share internet connection
To share files
To communicate with each other e.g. by email
WAN is over a large geographical area/needs to transmit over a large distance. LAN is over a small geographical area
WAN uses external hardware/infrastructure/cables/network. LAN has its own hardware/infrastructure/cables/network
Computers are connected to each other
Restricted to a small geographical area/site/other suitable example
Dedicated wired or WiFi connections