Which statement describes the use of powerline networking technology?
a. New “smart” electrical cabling is used to extend an existing home LAN.
b. A home LAN is installed without the use of physical cabling.
c. A device connects to an existing home LAN using an adapter and an existing electrical outlet.
d. Wireless access points use powerline adapters to distribute data through the home LAN.
Answers Explanation & Hints:
Powerline networking adds the ability to connect a device to the network using an adapter wherever there is an electrical outlet. The network uses existing electrical wiring to send data. It is not a replacement for physical cabling, but it can add functionality in places where wireless access points cannot be used or cannot reach devices.