Chapter Review Questions

You can find the answers to the following questions in Appendix A, "Answers to Chapter Review Questions."

1:

What form factors are common for wireless PAN radio cards?

2:

What application can strongly benefit through the use of a wireless USB adapter (also referred to as a wireless dongle)?

3:

When would the use of a wireless PAN router make sense?

4:

What is the general maximum coverage area of a wireless PAN?

5:

Which IEEE standards group uses Bluetooth as the basis for the standard?

6:

In what frequency band does Bluetooth operate?

7:

What is the primary issue of using Bluetooth around 802.11 wireless LANs?

8:

A Bluetooth-enabled device is always transmitting. True or false?

9:

What is the highest possible data rate of an IrDA device?

10:

What is a benefit of IrDA as compared to Bluetooth?