CCNA Question of the Week

Which problem is caused by redundant connections in a switched network?

  1. Microsegmentation
  2. Loops
  3. Degradation
  4. Collisions

 

The correct answer is 2.

Redundant connections in a switched network can provide resiliency but also cause problems resulting from traffic looping between the redundant switches. STP is the loop-avoidance mechanism used to mitigate these issues.

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Related Courses:
ICND1 — Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices 1
ICND2 — Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices 2
CCNAX — CCNA Boot Camp v1.1

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