Linux End User Training Quiz

Approved & Edited by ProProfs Editorial Team
The editorial team at ProProfs Quizzes consists of a select group of subject experts, trivia writers, and quiz masters who have authored over 10,000 quizzes taken by more than 100 million users. This team includes our in-house seasoned quiz moderators and subject matter experts. Our editorial experts, spread across the world, are rigorously trained using our comprehensive guidelines to ensure that you receive the highest quality quizzes.
Learn about Our Editorial Process
| By Itcghk
I
Itcghk
Community Contributor
Quizzes Created: 1 | Total Attempts: 326
Questions: 20 | Attempts: 326

SettingsSettingsSettings
Linux End User Training Quiz - Quiz

Linux End User Training


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    There are __ modes of Linux installation

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      4

    Correct Answer
    B. 2
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 2 because there are two modes of Linux installation.

    Rate this question:

  • 2. 

    Linux uses ___ file system.

    • A.

      NTFS

    • B.

      FAT

    • C.

      XFS

    Correct Answer
    C. XFS
    Explanation
    Linux uses the XFS file system. XFS is a high-performance file system that was designed for use on Unix-like operating systems. It provides advanced features such as support for large file systems and files, journaling for improved reliability, and scalability for handling large amounts of data. XFS is commonly used in enterprise environments where performance and scalability are crucial. It is the default file system for several Linux distributions, including Red Hat Enterprise Linux and SUSE Linux Enterprise.

    Rate this question:

  • 3. 

    ___ software is used to install RedHat Linux in Microsoft Windows environment

    • A.

      JVM

    • B.

      Virtual Machine

    • C.

      None of above

    Correct Answer
    B. Virtual Machine
    Explanation
    A virtual machine is a software that allows the installation and operation of a different operating system within a host operating system. In this case, it is used to install RedHat Linux within the Microsoft Windows environment. The virtual machine creates a virtualized environment where RedHat Linux can run as if it were running on its own dedicated hardware. This allows users to have both Windows and RedHat Linux operating systems on the same machine, without the need for dual-booting or separate hardware.

    Rate this question:

  • 4. 

    ___ account is smilar to the administrator accont in Redhat Linux.

    • A.

      User account

    • B.

      Root account

    • C.

      Guest account

    Correct Answer
    B. Root account
    Explanation
    The root account in Redhat Linux is similar to the administrator account in terms of privileges and access. The root account has complete control and authority over the system, allowing it to perform administrative tasks, modify system files, and install software. Similarly, the administrator account in other operating systems, such as Windows, also possesses similar privileges and control over the system. Therefore, the correct answer is the root account.

    Rate this question:

  • 5. 

    ___ command is used in RedHat linux to move from $ prompt to # prompt.

    • A.

      Su

    • B.

      Super user

    • C.

      Root

    Correct Answer
    A. Su
    Explanation
    The "su" command is used in RedHat Linux to switch from a regular user prompt ($) to a superuser prompt (#). It allows the user to gain administrative privileges and execute commands that require root access. By entering "su" followed by the root password, the user can access and modify system files and settings.

    Rate this question:

  • 6. 

    LiLo is ___ of Linux.

    • A.

      GUI

    • B.

      CLI

    • C.

      Boot Loader

    Correct Answer
    C. Boot Loader
    Explanation
    A boot loader is a program or software that is responsible for loading the operating system into the computer's memory when it is turned on or restarted. In the context of Linux, LiLo (Linux Loader) is a popular boot loader that was commonly used in older versions of Linux distributions. It allows users to choose which operating system they want to boot into when multiple operating systems are installed on the same computer. Therefore, the given correct answer suggests that LiLo is a type of boot loader used in Linux.

    Rate this question:

  • 7. 

    LiLo stands for___

    • A.

      Linux Loader

    • B.

      Load Linux

    • C.

      Linux Load

    Correct Answer
    A. Linux Loader
    Explanation
    LiLo stands for Linux Loader. This is a boot loader for Linux operating systems. It is responsible for loading the Linux kernel into the computer's memory and initiating the boot process. LiLo allows the user to choose which operating system to boot if multiple operating systems are installed on the computer.

    Rate this question:

  • 8. 

    _____ is default boot loader of RedHat Linux.

    • A.

      GRUB

    • B.

      LiLo

    • C.

      ELiLo

    Correct Answer
    A. GRUB
    Explanation
    GRUB (GRand Unified Bootloader) is the default boot loader of RedHat Linux. It is responsible for loading the operating system and initializing the system hardware. GRUB allows users to select different operating systems or kernels to boot from during system startup. It is highly customizable and supports various file systems, making it a popular choice among Linux distributions. LiLo (Linux Loader) and eLiLo are alternative boot loaders that were used in older versions of RedHat Linux, but GRUB has become the standard default boot loader in recent versions.

    Rate this question:

  • 9. 

    X - Window system is ___ of Linux.

    • A.

      Graphical Enviroment

    • B.

      Text User Interface

    • C.

      None of above

    Correct Answer
    A. Graphical Enviroment
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Graphical Environment" because the X-Window system is a popular graphical user interface (GUI) for Linux. It provides a framework for managing windows, graphics, and user input in a graphical environment. It allows users to interact with their computer through visual elements such as icons, windows, and menus, making it easier to navigate and use the system.

    Rate this question:

  • 10. 

    Swap is part ___ device.

    • A.

      HARD DISK

    • B.

      RAM

    • C.

      Processor

    Correct Answer
    A. HARD DISK
    Explanation
    The given question is asking for the part that "Swap" is a part of. Swap is a term used in computer systems to refer to the process of moving data between the RAM and the hard disk. Therefore, the correct answer is "HARD DISK" as swap is a part of the hard disk device.

    Rate this question:

  • 11. 

    KDE is ___ of Redhat Linux

    • A.

      Desktop Environment

    • B.

      Design Envirnment

    • C.

      None of above

    Correct Answer
    A. Desktop Environment
    Explanation
    KDE stands for "K Desktop Environment" and it is a desktop environment for Redhat Linux. A desktop environment provides a graphical user interface (GUI) for users to interact with the operating system. Therefore, the correct answer is "Desktop Environment".

    Rate this question:

  • 12. 

    Konqueror is __ of RedHat Linux.

    • A.

      Desktop

    • B.

      Operating System

    • C.

      File Manager

    Correct Answer
    C. File Manager
    Explanation
    Konqueror is a file manager of RedHat Linux. As a file manager, Konqueror allows users to navigate and manage files and directories on their system. It provides features such as file browsing, file searching, file manipulation, and file viewing. Konqueror is a versatile file manager that also functions as a web browser, making it a powerful tool for users to interact with their files and the internet.

    Rate this question:

  • 13. 

    What do you mean by Open Source?

    • A.

      The kernel source code is free

    • B.

      Any one can add features

    • C.

      All above above

    Correct Answer
    C. All above above
    Explanation
    Open Source refers to a type of software that allows users to access and modify its source code freely. This means that the kernel source code is indeed free and accessible to anyone. Additionally, the open-source software allows users to add new features or make modifications to the existing ones, promoting collaboration and innovation. Therefore, the correct answer is "All above above."

    Rate this question:

  • 14. 

    How to delete a file /home/ali, while you are logged in as ahmed.

    • A.

      Opne /home/ali, right click on the file and choose move to trash

    • B.

      Ahmed does not have permssions on /home/ali

    • C.

      Other Method is used

    Correct Answer
    B. Ahmed does not have permssions on /home/ali
    Explanation
    Ahmed does not have permissions on /home/ali, which means he does not have the necessary rights or privileges to delete the file. In order to delete a file, the user must have appropriate permissions on the directory where the file is located. Since Ahmed is logged in as a different user, he does not have the necessary permissions to delete the file in the specified directory.

    Rate this question:

  • 15. 

    __ is used to open the console mode in RedHat Linux.

    • A.

      Terminal

    • B.

      GNOME

    • C.

      KDE

    Correct Answer
    A. Terminal
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Terminal". In RedHat Linux, the Terminal is used to open the console mode. The Terminal is a command line interface that allows users to interact with the operating system by typing commands. It provides access to a wide range of system functions and utilities, allowing users to execute commands, navigate the file system, and perform various tasks efficiently.

    Rate this question:

  • 16. 

    All users of RedHat Linux can change the current date and time

    • A.

      Yes

    • B.

      No

    Correct Answer
    B. No
    Explanation
    Users of RedHat Linux do not have the ability to change the current date and time. This privilege is typically restricted to the root user or users with administrative privileges. Regular users do not have the necessary permissions to modify the system's date and time settings.

    Rate this question:

  • 17. 

    Linux originally developed by___

    • A.

      Denis Ritche

    • B.

      Ken Thompson

    • C.

      Linus Torvalds

    Correct Answer
    C. Linus Torvalds
    Explanation
    Linus Torvalds is the correct answer because he is the creator of the Linux operating system. He developed Linux in 1991 as a free and open-source alternative to Unix. Linus Torvalds' contribution to the development of Linux has been significant, and he continues to be involved in its maintenance and further development.

    Rate this question:

  • 18. 

    DHCP stands for

    • A.

      Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol

    • B.

      Dual Host Configuration Protocol

    • C.

      Dynamic Host Computer Protocol

    Correct Answer
    A. Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol
    Explanation
    DHCP stands for Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol. This protocol is used to automatically assign IP addresses to devices on a network. It allows devices to join a network and obtain all the necessary network configuration information, such as IP address, subnet mask, default gateway, and DNS server addresses, without manual configuration. By using DHCP, network administrators can easily manage and control IP address allocation, ensuring efficient and organized network communication.

    Rate this question:

  • 19. 

    If we install two or more operating systems on one computer, then it will be known as___

    • A.

      Double Boot

    • B.

      Dual Boot

    • C.

      Many Boot

    Correct Answer
    B. Dual Boot
    Explanation
    When two or more operating systems are installed on a single computer, it is referred to as a "Dual Boot" setup. This allows the user to choose between different operating systems at startup. Dual Booting is commonly used when someone wants to run multiple operating systems on the same machine, such as having both Windows and Linux installed. This configuration enables users to switch between different operating systems based on their needs or preferences.

    Rate this question:

  • 20. 

    ___ server allows the netwroking of Microsoft Windows & Linux

    • A.

      Domain

    • B.

      Samba

    • C.

      Web Sever

    Correct Answer
    B. Samba
    Explanation
    Samba is the correct answer because it is a networking protocol that allows for file and print sharing between Microsoft Windows and Linux operating systems. It enables Linux servers to act as file and print servers for Windows clients, allowing seamless integration between the two platforms. Samba provides compatibility and interoperability between Windows and Linux systems, making it an essential tool for networking in mixed environments.

    Rate this question:

Quiz Review Timeline +

Our quizzes are rigorously reviewed, monitored and continuously updated by our expert board to maintain accuracy, relevance, and timeliness.

  • Current Version
  • Mar 21, 2023
    Quiz Edited by
    ProProfs Editorial Team
  • Jun 28, 2010
    Quiz Created by
    Itcghk
Back to Top Back to top
Advertisement
×

Wait!
Here's an interesting quiz for you.

We have other quizzes matching your interest.