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## An STP Root Question with No Direct Link to the Root

Here’s another Spanning Tree question, one that creates a topology in which one switch does not have a direct link to the root. What happens in this case? Note that as with this similar question, this question is meant for

## Answer to an Earlier STP Question

This post answers the Spanning Tree question linked here. The short answer is that there are lots of right answers! What could impact the choice of root port in a triangle topology? All port costs except the root switch’s ports’

## Question: STP and Choosing a Root Port

Here’s a new CCNA-level question to consider, this time on Spanning Tree Protocol. Before diving in, be warned, it’s meant for study prep, not for assessment. That is, I’m not attempting to make this question exactly like an exam question,

## STP Vs. RSTP – Answer 4

Today’s question once again gets specific about RSTP logic instead of STP. Look back to the original question first before looking at this answer. As usual, the answer post gives the answers, and the reasons why each answer is either

## STP Vs. RSTP – Question 4

This will be the last one of these STP vs. RSTP questions for a while, unless I hear a clamoring for more! This next question follows the same format. One secondary goal of giving you several questions (with 24 different

## STP Vs. RSTP – Answer 3

Today’s question and answers actually exercise more STP logic than RSTP, with the RSTP materials basically reviewing terms and features. Look back to the original question first before looking at this answer. As usual, the answer post gives the answers,

## STP Vs. RSTP – Question 3

This post continues the #CCNA exam practice questions comparing STP and RSTP. Can you look at a switch design, and with confidence, describe what RSTP will do differently than STP? The questions in this series give you some practice with

## STP Vs. RSTP – Answer 2

This next #CCNA STP vs RSTP question zeroes in on RSTP scenarios, but the question and answers also emphasizes some of the similarities between the two. As usual, the answer post gives the answers, and the reasons why each answer

## STP Vs. RSTP – Question 2

The #CCNA exam has some challenges with the discussion of STP vs RSTP. The old age of STP means that many people come to their CCNA study with preconceptions, some of which may get in the way. RSTP, while more

## STP Vs. RSTP – Answer 1

The first STP vs RSTP question in the series asked only about STP, as a way to get you thinking about the features in common between STP and RSTP. Today’s post gives the list of correct answers, plus makes a

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