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A network on the internet has a subnet mask $255.255.240.0$. the maximum no of hosts it can have is
1. $1022$
2. $4094$
3. $2046$
4. We can not determine
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One Small confusion..

Why it does not depends on the no. Of subnet ? Means the total no. Of host in the network is the

No. Of subnet * No. Of host in a subnet

$2^{12}-2=4094$

$12$ bits are $0$'s in subnet mask so that many hosts are possible (Avoiding network ID and DBA)
answered by Boss (11k points)