BGP Quiz – Self Practice Test

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When selecting the best path, the BGP protocol considers the following information in the stated order:



Which BGP message establishes a BGP session, carries the hold time and the BGP router ID?



Which BGP command on Cisco Routers provides the router ID, local preference, next hop and BGP path in its output?



Which of the following is NOT a BGP message type? (Choose three)



What is the range of autonomous system numbers (ASNs) that can be assigned to a network using BGP?



BGP states order, from startup to peering



What is the default BGP Connect Retry timer?



What does a next hop of mean in the show ip bgp command output?



BGP best path selection is based on?



What ensures that the neighbor stays up and is not affected by malfunctioning hardware?


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