Which subnet mask would be appropriate for a network address range to be subnetted for up to eight LANs, with each LAN containing 5 to 26 hosts?

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QUESTION 73

Which subnet mask would be appropriate for a network address range to be subnetted for up to eight LANs, with each LAN containing 5 to 26 hosts?

A. 0.0.0.240

B. 255.255.255.252

C. 255.255.255.0

D. 255.255.255.224

E. 255.255.255.240

Correct Answer: D

Section: IP Addressing / VLSM

Explanation

Explanation/Reference:

We need 26 usable IP addresses, so we need subnets with a range of 32 addresses. This is the /27 netmask, or 255.255.255.224.