1. What is a DTE, and what is a DCE?
2. What are the four components of an interface?
3. What are the advantages of USB over EIA-232F and the other types of interface standards?
4. FireWire and USB are standards to interconnect what to what?
5. What are the advantages of Thunderbolt?
6. What is the difference between half duplex and full duplex communications?
7. What are the primary differences among asynchronous, synchronous, and isochronous connections?
8. What are the advantages and disadvantages of asynchronous communications?
9. What are the advantages and disadvantages of synchronous communications?
10. What is the difference between a point-to-point connection and a multipoint connection?