Cisco CCNA mock exam questions sample test – Question 292

.You need to cable the network shown below.
Which of the following is the correct cable for each numbered link?

A. 1-crossover, 2-staight-through, 3-rollover, 4- crossover, 5-crossover
B. 1-straight-through, 2-staight-through, 3-rollover, 4- crossover, 5-crossover
C. 1-crossover, 2-crossover, 3-rollover, 4- crossover, 5-crossover
D. 1-rollover, 2-crossover, 3-crossover, 4- straight-through, 5-straight through

Correct Answer: D

Explanation:
The correct cabling pattern is 1-rollover, 2-crossover, 3-crossover, 4- straight-through, 5-straight through. When selecting cables, the following rules apply:
Router to router- crossover
Router to switch- straight- through
Management station (PC) to router for console session- rolled cable
Switch to switch – crossover
PC to switch- straight through
Objective:
Network Fundamentals
Sub-Objective:
Select the appropriate cabling type based on implementation requirements
References:
Cisco > Product Support > End-of-Sale and End-of-Life Products > Cisco 7000 Series Routers > Troubleshooting TechNotes > Cabling Guide for Console and AUX Ports > Document
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