Linux Quiz: Ultimate Trivia Questions!

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Linux Quiz: Ultimate Trivia Questions!

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  • 1. 
    .............is the command used to create a new directory.
    • A. 

      Mkdir

    • B. 

      Newdir

    • C. 

      Dir

    • D. 

      Mk/dir

  • 2. 
    Command used to create an empty file.
    • A. 

      Mtfile

    • B. 

      Touch

    • C. 

      Intouch

    • D. 

      File

  • 3. 
    Which command will display your IP address?
    • A. 

      Ifconfig

    • B. 

      Ping

    • C. 

      Netstat

    • D. 

      Ipconfig

  • 4. 
    Which command do you use to display the differences between two files?
    • A. 

      Df

    • B. 

      Diff

    • C. 

      Comp

    • D. 

      Sdiff

  • 5. 
    Which command will create a new directory?
    • A. 

      Rmdir

    • B. 

      Md

    • C. 

      Mkdir

    • D. 

      Make

  • 6. 
    Which command will display the current directory?
    • A. 

      Uname

    • B. 

      Whoami

    • C. 

      Pwd

    • D. 

      Cd

  • 7. 
    Which command will allow you to run a command as another user?
    • A. 

      Runas

    • B. 

      Su

    • C. 

      Sudo

    • D. 

      Chroot

  • 8. 
    The files under this directory are deleted when the system is rebooted.
    • A. 

      /var

    • B. 

      /etc

    • C. 

      /tmp

    • D. 

      /dev

  • 9. 
    If you want to give read/write/execute rights to the file owner while giving read/execute rights to the group and other, which command do you use?
    • A. 

      Chmod 644

    • B. 

      Chmod 755

    • C. 

      Chmod 655

    • D. 

      Chmod 744

  • 10. 
    If you want to modify the file owner, which command do you use?
    • A. 

      Xcacls

    • B. 

      Chgrp

    • C. 

      Chmod

    • D. 

      Chown

  • 11. 
    Which command will kill a named process?
    • A. 

      Killall

    • B. 

      Taskkill

    • C. 

      Kill

    • D. 

      Tskill

  • 12. 
    Which command will display detailed information about a running process?
    • A. 

      Tasklist

    • B. 

      Psinfo

    • C. 

      Pslist

    • D. 

      Psservice

  • 13. 
    What will schedule a command to run at a later time?
    • A. 

      Crontab

    • B. 

      Waitfor

    • C. 

      Schtask

    • D. 

      Exec

  • 14. 
    What does GNU stand for?
    • A. 

      Gnu’s not Unix

    • B. 

      Geek Needed Unix

    • C. 

      General Unix

    • D. 

      None of the Above

  • 15. 
    What command is used to clear up the command prompt window?
    • A. 

      Clr

    • B. 

      Clrwin

    • C. 

      Cls

    • D. 

      Clear

  • 16. 
    "cat" is the command used to?
    • A. 

      Change directory

    • B. 

      Move directory

    • C. 

      Come out of shell

    • D. 

      See the contents of file

  • 17. 
    DHCP stands for?
    • A. 

      Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol

    • B. 

      Dual Host Configuration Protocol

    • C. 

      Dynamic Host Computer Protocol

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 18. 
    The language linux uses is?
    • A. 

      C ,C++

    • B. 

      C+

    • C. 

      English

    • D. 

      A+

  • 19. 
    What does the PIPE symbol do?
    • A. 

      Redirects files

    • B. 

      Saves files

    • C. 

      Reduce amount of info on the screen

    • D. 

      Increase the amount of info on the screen

  • 20. 
    Which command will check files for errors?
    • A. 

      Fcsk

    • B. 

      Fsck

    • C. 

      Kfsc

    • D. 

      Chkf

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