Advance Bash Shell Scripting Quiz Questions and Answers

What is job number?

Answer :
  • a unique number, assigned to each job in shell

Which command allows to view the current jobs being handled by the shell?

Answer :
  • jobs

Which tar command option is used to list the files in a tape archive format?

Answer :
  • tvf

What is the function of the bind command in the bash shell?

Answer :
  • all of the mentioned

Which command is used to re-execute the previous command?

Answer :
  • !!

Shell scripts are executed in a separate child shell process.

Answer :
  • True

The first line in any shell begins with a...

Answer :
  • #

To run the script, we should make it executable first by using...

Answer :
  • chmod +x

Read command is shell's internal tool.

Answer :
  • True

What are positional parameters?

Answer :
  • Special variables for assigning arguments for the command line?