Basic Linux Quiz: Knowledge Trivia!

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Basic Linux Quiz: Knowledge Trivia!

Can you identify Basic Linux? Linux is a group of open-source Unix-like functional systems based on the Linux Kernel, and an operating system Kernel first came out with in September 1991 by Linux Torvalds. Linus is usually packaged in a Linux distribution. Popular Linux distributions consist of Debian, Fedora, and Ubuntu. This cool quiz is for anyone who is interested in Basic Linux and how it works.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Command used to create an empty file.
    • A. 

      Mtfile

    • B. 

      Touch

    • C. 

      Intouch

    • D. 

      File

  • 2. 
    Which is the command used to remove or delete file without confirmation msg?
    • A. 

      Rm-f

    • B. 

      Rm

    • C. 

      Del

    • D. 

      Remove

  • 3. 
    "cat" is the command used to
    • A. 

      Change directory

    • B. 

      Move directory

    • C. 

      Come out of shell

    • D. 

      See the contents of file

  • 4. 
    What is the command to delete a file?
  • 5. 
    What do you type in to move to the parent directory?
  • 6. 
    What command is used to change directories?
  • 7. 
    What command is used to copy a file?
  • 8. 
    What command is used to change a file name?
  • 9. 
    What command is used to change the permissions of a file?
  • 10. 
    What is the command to run a program with elevated permissions?
  • 11. 
    What is the command to delete a file?
  • 12. 
    What command creates an empty directory?
  • 13. 
    What command is used to copy a file?
  • 14. 
    What command shows you what directory you are in?
  • 15. 
    .............is the command used to create a new directory.
    • A. 

      Mkdir

    • B. 

      Newdir

    • C. 

      Dir

    • D. 

      Mk/dir

  • 16. 
    What command clears the contents of your terminal display?
  • 17. 
    What command creates an empty directory?
  • 18. 
    What command is used to display your previous commands?
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