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Which of the following is usually provided by DHCP? Pick two.

A) DNS address

B) Loopback address

C) Subnet Mask

D) Source NAT address

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The answer: A) DNS address and C) Subnet Mask

DHCP can automatically configure many different TCP/IP parameters, but loopback addresses and source NAT addresses are not part of the DHCP specification.

Want to know more? Watch “Troubleshooting TCP/IP Settings.”

The TCP/IP protocol is the foundation of today’s network connectivity. In this video, you’ll learn about the TCP/IP settings and some of the loopback and automatic addressing functionality of the protocol.