Linux Shells Assessment Test

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Linux Shells Assessment Test

A Linux shell is a command-line interpreter that provides a traditional command line user interface. Take this test to assess your knowledge of Linux shells.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    These are the types of Linux shell except...
    • A. 

      Sh

    • B. 

      Ksh

    • C. 

      Bash

    • D. 

      Bsh

  • 2. 
    The sh shell was distributed as the shell for UNIX Version 7 in which year?
    • A. 

      1978

    • B. 

      1979

    • C. 

      1980

    • D. 

      1981

  • 3. 
    Which of these shells was the first shell used for the Unix operating system?
    • A. 

      Sh

    • B. 

      Csh

    • C. 

      Ksh

    • D. 

      Bash

  • 4. 
    Which of these shells is designed to allow users to write shell script programs using a syntax very similar to that of the C programming language? 
    • A. 

      Bash

    • B. 

      Sh

    • C. 

      Csh

    • D. 

      Ksh

  • 5. 
    Which of these shells is an expansion upon the C shell? 
    • A. 

      Ksh

    • B. 

      Csh

    • C. 

      Sh

    • D. 

      Tcsh

  • 6. 
    Which of these shells includes the ability for developers to create new shell commands as the need arises? 
    • A. 

      Sh

    • B. 

      Csh

    • C. 

      Tcsh

    • D. 

      Ksh

  • 7. 
    Which of these shells is a widely used shell in the open source community? 
    • A. 

      Sh

    • B. 

      Bash

    • C. 

      Ksh

    • D. 

      Csh

  • 8. 
    Which of these shells offers features such as input and output redirection? 
    • A. 

      Sh

    • B. 

      Ksh

    • C. 

      Csh

    • D. 

      Tcsh

  • 9. 
    Which of these shells was authored in 2005?
    • A. 

      Zsh

    • B. 

      Fish

    • C. 

      Ksh

    • D. 

      Csh

  • 10. 
    Which of these shells has features like spelling correction, theming, and namable directory shortcuts? 
    • A. 

      Sh

    • B. 

      Ksh

    • C. 

      Csh

    • D. 

      Zsh