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When you connect to this service your computer is communicating with a server at your Internet Service Provider (ISP) What does this refer ?

1. Modem
2. Internet
3. Intranet
4. Server

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Correct Answer - Option 2 : Internet

The correct answer is the Internet.

  • The Internet is a global wide area network that connects computer systems across the world.
  • It includes several high-bandwidth data lines that comprise the Internet "backbone".
  • These lines are connected to major Internet hubs that distribute data to other locations, such as web servers and Internet Service Providers (ISPs). 

  • Vint Cerf is widely known as the father of the Internet.
  • Vint is the co-designer with Robert Kahn of TCP/IP protocols and basic architecture of the Internet
  • Bob Kahn and Vint Cerf were the two who first invented the internet.
  • The first web page went live on August 6, 1991.

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