GATE | GATE-CS-2014-(Set-1) | Question 65
Identify the correct order in which the following actions take place in an interaction between a web browser and a web server.
- The web browser requests a webpage using HTTP.
- The web browser establishes a TCP connection with the web server.
- The web server sends the requested webpage using HTTP.
- The web browser resolves the domain name using DNS.
Explanation: The web browser first need to figure out IP address of site from url using DNS, then establishes a TCP connection, typically at port 80. Once the TCP connection is established, the browser sends a HTTP request using GET. Finally web server responds with HTTP response.
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