Linux And Ubuntu Quiz: A Short Test

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Have you ever heard the name of Ubuntu and Linux? Have you ever worked on both the operating system? Seems very few of you are aware of the fact that Ubuntu is an operating system for cloud computing and is a free and open source. Whereas, Linux runs on the Linux kernel, which is also a free operating system. This quiz has been designed to test your knowledge about the basic features and functions of Linux and Ubuntu OS. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Firefox is an example of a(n)...
    • A. 

      Animal

    • B. 

      Internet Browser

    • C. 

      Internet

    • D. 

      E-mail program

  • 2. 
    What can't you do with Linux?
    • A. 

      Run Windows programs

    • B. 

      Play games

    • C. 

      Get viruses

    • D. 

      Take some bus resources away from an existing device and assign the existing device alternative bus-resources that it can use instead (yet).

  • 3. 
    What is GNU/Linux?
    • A. 

      The official name of the complete Linux OS according to Richard Stallman (the last person in the Windows Killer Presentation, remember??)

    • B. 

      A combination of a free software kernel with Linux apps

    • C. 

      A fancy way of identifying new distros

    • D. 

      A distro of Linux meant for wildebeests

  • 4. 
    Pop-ups in Windows begin to appear on a computer when there is no internet browser open. What`s the problem?
    • A. 

      Virus

    • B. 

      Spyware

    • C. 

      Adware

    • D. 

      Prank

  • 5. 
    Is the   "i"   in Linux pronounced short or long the way Mr Torvalds says it?
    • A. 

      Long

    • B. 

      Long in Swedish

    • C. 

      Short

    • D. 

      Silent

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is not a Linux GUI (Graphical User Interface)?
    • A. 

      Xfree86

    • B. 

      KDE

    • C. 

      Motif

    • D. 

      Gnome

  • 7. 
    Linus Torvalds uses.....
    • A. 

      Mac OSX

    • B. 

      Windows XP

    • C. 

      Ubuntu

    • D. 

      Linux

  • 8. 
    What animal represents Linux?
    • A. 

      Bob the Mandrake

    • B. 

      George the Wombat

    • C. 

      Bill the evil bat of greed

    • D. 

      Tux the Penguin

  • 9. 
    The Linux kernel was invented by
    • A. 

      Linus Pauling

    • B. 

      Linus Torvalds

    • C. 

      Linus Thorwalds

    • D. 

      Linus Van Pelt

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      Steve Wozniak

    • B. 

      Linus Torvalds

    • C. 

      Mark Shuttleworth

    • D. 

      Bill Gates