Linux Commands Quizzes & Trivia


Test your knowledge of Linux commands or use the quiz as a learning tool. We include complete examples of these commands throughout this quiz.

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    What command, followed by the directory name is used to access that specific directory?

Linux commands multiple choice quiz for anyone who is in college studying Linux, systems administration or other computer courses and want to test themselves on multiple choice questions for exams.

Questions: 53  |  Attempts: 941   |  Last updated: Oct 10, 2018
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    During the linux boot process, what happens immediately after the phase called "load kernel"?

This is part two of Linux commands multiple choice questions. These quizes should get you up to scratch for any Linux certificate, college module, etc. Just repeat the quiz over and over until you get 90% + and you will surely be...

Questions: 69  |  Attempts: 147   |  Last updated: Oct 10, 2018
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    What two commands display the status of processes on a Linux system?

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Questions: 65  |  Attempts: 121   |  Last updated: Aug 5, 2013
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    If you want to protect files from deletion, you have to

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Questions: 37  |  Attempts: 102   |  Last updated: Jan 24, 2013
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    ls




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  • What does the device file /dev/hdb6 represent?
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  • Which command will display the last lines of the text file file1?
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