Linux+ Networking Chapter 3

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Linux+ Networking Chapter 3


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  • 1. 
    What is the default shell in Linux called?
    • A. 

      SH

    • B. 

      BSH

    • C. 

      CSH

    • D. 

      BASH

  • 2. 
    What equivalent to the man command generally provides an easier-to-read description of the queried command and also contains links to other related information?
    • A. 

      Who

    • B. 

      Man help

    • C. 

      Man -descriptive

    • D. 

      Info

  • 3. 
    What command can you use to safely shut down the Linux system immediately?
    • A. 

      Shutdown -c

    • B. 

      Shutdown -r

    • C. 

      Down

    • D. 

      Halt

  • 4. 
    What command is equivalent to the man –k keyword command?
    • A. 

      Find keyword

    • B. 

      Man keyword

    • C. 

      Apropos keyword

    • D. 

      Appaloosa keyword

  • 5. 
    The Red Hat Fedora installation can be performed in which two of the following modes?
    • A. 

      Text

    • B. 

      Full

    • C. 

      Subtext

    • D. 

      Graphical

    • E. 

      Administrator assisted

  • 6. 
    Linux commands entered via the command line are not case sensitive. True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Which command blanks the terminal screen erasing previously displayed output?
    • A. 

      Erase

    • B. 

      Clean

    • C. 

      Blank

    • D. 

      Clear

  • 8. 
    When sitting at a computer running Linux, what key combination is pressed to open the graphical terminal?
    • A. 

      Ctrl+Alt+F1

    • B. 

      Ctrl+Alt+7

    • C. 

      Ctrl+Alt+F7

    • D. 

      Ctrl+7

  • 9. 
    After a user logs in to a terminal, he receives a user interface called a __________.
    • A. 

      GUID

    • B. 

      Shell

    • C. 

      Text box

    • D. 

      Command screen

  • 10. 
    Users enter commands directly to the kernel of the Linux operating system. True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    How can you protect a metacharacter (such as the $ character) from shell interpretation?
    • A. 

      Precede it with a /.

    • B. 

      Follow it with a \.

    • C. 

      Precede it with a $.

    • D. 

      It cannot be done as metacharacters are essential.

    • E. 

      Precede it with a \.

  • 12. 
    You know a Linux command will perform a desired function for you, but you cannot remember the full name of the command. You do remember it will flush a variable from your system. Which command typed at a command prompt displays a list of commands that would likely contain the command you desire?
    • A. 

      Man –k flush

    • B. 

      Man –k find all

    • C. 

      Man flush

    • D. 

      Man –key flush

  • 13. 
    Which command displays the users who are currently logged in to the Linux system?
    • A. 

      Finger

    • B. 

      Who

    • C. 

      Id

    • D. 

      Date

  • 14. 
    Which of the following packages can be used to standardize configuration files across Linux systems?
    • A. 

      Samba

    • B. 

      Apache

    • C. 

      NIS

    • D. 

      NFS

  • 15. 
    Which prompt does the root user receive when logged in to the system?
    • A. 

      $

    • B. 

      @

    • C. 

      #

    • D. 

      !

  • 16. 
    Which prompt do regular users receive when logged in to the system?
    • A. 

      $

    • B. 

      @

    • C. 

      #

    • D. 

      !

  • 17. 
    Which installation screen only appears if certain hardware is detected by the installation program?
    • A. 

      Firewall configuration

    • B. 

      Network configuration

    • C. 

      Boot loader configuration

    • D. 

      X Windows customization

  • 18. 
    Which two partitions do you typically create at minimum during a Red Hat Fedora Linux installation?
    • A. 

      /

    • B. 

      /boot

    • C. 

      Swap

    • D. 

      /home

  • 19. 
    If you are planning to install 2.3Gb of packages when installing your Linux server, how much free space should you have on your hard disk to create the necessary filesystems?
    • A. 

      2.3Gb

    • B. 

      3 Gb

    • C. 

      3.5 Gb

    • D. 

      4.6 Gb

  • 20. 
    Which boot loader is available to choose from during the installation of Red Hat Fedora?
    • A. 

      LILO

    • B. 

      ABOOT

    • C. 

      GRUB

    • D. 

      TeX