Computer Technology and Society

Assignment 7


  1. Problem 23 at the end of Chapter 4 on page 206 in the textbook.

  2. Problem 26 at the end of Chapter 4 on page 206 in the textbook. You can also create a HTML file and open it in a browser.

  3. Problem 36 at the end of Chapter 4 on page 207 in the textbook. You only have to give a rough outline of the OSI reference model.

  4. Get a trace router program (or just use "tracert" in the command window of MS Windows) and trace the path that packages need to travel to reach the Web site of the Qasigiannguit community in Greenland, which is "www.qasigiannguit.gl". Try to find out the location of the computers that are on the way.

  5. Consider question 6 in "Social Issues" at the end of Chapter 4 on page 208. Write down a few sentences on your views and be ready to discuss the issue in the section.

Hand these exercises in before noon on tuesday October 17th.


hh (hja) hi.is, October 10th, 2006.