UNIX and Linux Essentials Quiz Questions and Answers

What is the usual name of the first process that the Linux kernel runs, aside from itself?

Answer :
  • init

Which of the following commands can be used to copy files across systems?

Answer :
  • ftp

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

Answer :
  • tvf

Which of the following man command options displays a specific section of the man page?

Answer :
  • (-s)

Given the uname –a command, which type of UNIX command component does –a represent?

Answer :
  • Option

Which term describes an interface that provides a display for output and a keyboard for input to a shell session?

Answer :
  • Terminal

Which command changes a file’s group owner?

Answer :
  • chgrp

What is the use of uname -i command?

Answer :
  • To check Hardware Platform

Which Bash shortcut or command separates commands on the same line?

Answer :
  • ;

To run a job in the background, you need to enter the command that you want to run, followed by a pipe (|) symbol at the end of the command line.

Answer :
  • FALSE