Linux Networking Quiz 3

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Linux Networking Quizzes & Trivia

Quiz 3 from my Linux networking class.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The ____ name is the complete path to an object in the directory.
    • A. 

      Absolute

    • B. 

      Distinguished

    • C. 

      Common

    • D. 

      Unique

  • 2. 
    You cannot view e-mail without using POP3 or IMAP.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    To go to a link displayed by the Lynx text-based browser, use the ____ arrow key.
    • A. 

      Up

    • B. 

      Down

    • C. 

      Left

    • D. 

      Right

  • 4. 
    There can only be one domain statement in the resolv.conf file.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    To use mail to send a message from the command line, use the ____ option to indicate a subject, followed by the e-mail address of the recipient.
    • A. 

      -e

    • B. 

      -f

    • C. 

      -r

    • D. 

      -s

  • 6. 
    The ____ program lets a dial-up connection remain active only when needed, disconnects after a specified period of inactivity, and automatically reconnects when anyone makes a request to an Internet site.
    • A. 

      Pppd

    • B. 

      Ip

    • C. 

      Diald

    • D. 

      Wvdial

  • 7. 
    In the context of the X Window System, the program running on a host is the X client.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Which portion of the domain name www.course.com refers to the third-level?
    • A. 

      .com

    • B. 

      Course

    • C. 

      Course.com

    • D. 

      Www

  • 9. 
    To have a graphical logon display appear on an X server, you must configure the display manager control protocol, ____.
    • A. 

      SUPDUP

    • B. 

      LDAP

    • C. 

      XDMCP

    • D. 

      PPP

  • 10. 
    ____ processes e-mail placed in your inbox file based on characteristics that you define.
    • A. 

      IMAP

    • B. 

      Procmail

    • C. 

      POP3

    • D. 

      SMTP

  • 11. 
    Links, a text-based browser, can be configured to invoke a graphical viewer when you ask it to display an image.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 12. 
    The earliest graphical Web browser, NCSA Mosaic, displayed Web pages with text and graphics described by ____ codes.
    • A. 

      SHTML

    • B. 

      HTML

    • C. 

      XML

    • D. 

      DHTML

  • 13. 
    Fedora Core includes the DHCP client program called ____.
    • A. 

      Dhclient

    • B. 

      Dhcpcd

    • C. 

      Pump

    • D. 

      BOOTP

  • 14. 
    A Linux DHCP server may only be used by a Linux DHCP client.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    To use Procmail effectively, you should be quite familiar with using regular ____.
    • A. 

      Expressions

    • B. 

      Flags

    • C. 

      Values

    • D. 

      Variables

  • 16. 
    A name service is a(n) ____ -layer program that lets a computer provide a name and receive back information about that name.
    • A. 

      Presentation

    • B. 

      Session

    • C. 

      Application

    • D. 

      Network

  • 17. 
    Each object created in a directory tree is based on a(n) ____.
    • A. 

      Attribute

    • B. 

      Method

    • C. 

      Schema

    • D. 

      Class

  • 18. 
    Which of the following xauth commands can be used to create a token for your local host?
    • A. 

      Add

    • B. 

      Generate

    • C. 

      Merge

    • D. 

      List

  • 19. 
    The protocol by which e-mail is transferred on the Internet is called ____.
    • A. 

      TCP

    • B. 

      SMTP

    • C. 

      IP

    • D. 

      UDP

  • 20. 
    To configure the /etc/resolv.conf file using the Network Administration Tool, choose the ____ tab.
    • A. 

      Device

    • B. 

      IPsec

    • C. 

      Hosts

    • D. 

      DNS

  • 21. 
    In the start-up command gimp --display "rome.mynet.com:0.0" &, the --display option ____ the DISPLAY environment variable.
    • A. 

      Deletes

    • B. 

      Sets

    • C. 

      Overrides

    • D. 

      Copies

  • 22. 
    An X server program such as ____ allows an X client running on a remote Linux system to be displayed on a Windows desktop and to collect its keyboard and mouse input from that system.
    • A. 

      Xhost

    • B. 

      Xauth

    • C. 

      Xdm

    • D. 

      X-Win32

  • 23. 
    Each system uses an environment variable called ____ that contains a host name and a screen number to define where each X client should display its windows and collect its input.
    • A. 

      PATH

    • B. 

      CLASSPATH

    • C. 

      ROOTPATH

    • D. 

      DISPLAY

  • 24. 
    You can include up to ____ DNS servers in resolv.conf, each on a separate line.
    • A. 

      Two

    • B. 

      Three

    • C. 

      Four

    • D. 

      Five

  • 25. 
    When you use ____ to view e-mail messages on the remote e-mail server, no storage space is required on your local computer.
    • A. 

      Ssh

    • B. 

      Telnet

    • C. 

      IMAP

    • D. 

      POP3