Introduce students to:
How basic graph theoretic concepts are essential to the Internet.
How information is moved around a network.
How traffic on the Internet can be monitored.
How social media networks provide access to personal information.
Anticipated learner outcomes
Students will be able to demonstrate/explain how:
A connected graph provides reliable service.
Information can be reliably moved from place to place with packets.
Optional Writing Activity
You have learned how the Internet moves information from place to place using routers and packets. Explain how and when things can go right and when they can go wrong.