Introduction to Linux I – Chapter 02 Exam Answers

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Introduction to Linux I Chapter 02 Exam Answers

1. Which command is used in order to view the manual page for a topic?

  • show
  • man
  • help
  • doc

2. The command manual ls will provide detailed information about how the ls command functions.
True or False?

  • True
  • False

3. Which of the following man page sections will provide an example of how a command is executed?

  • The SYNOPSIS section
  • The DESCRIPTION section
  • The FILES section
  • The NAME section

4. The [ ] characters around day in the example cal [-smjy13] [[[day] month] year] means that day is:

  • An argument that must be “day” and nothing else
  • An option, not an argument
  • Required
  • Optional

5. The syntax [-u|–utc|–universal] means:

  • These three options are different
  • These three options mean the same thing
  • These are required options
  • This is invalid syntax

6. The command man 5 passwd will:

  • Display the man page of Section 5 for passwd.
  • Print the first five man pages that refer to the term passwd.
  • Not work; you can’t give a numeric argument to the man command.
  • Display the first five lines of the man page for the passwd command.

7. To see a list of commands that are available while viewing a man page, you can type the __ character.

  • w
  • h
  • g
  • c

8. To search for something while viewing a man page, you first type a __ character.

  • >
  • |
  • <

9. Special file man pages are typically located in section ____.

  • 3
  • 4
  • 1
  • 2

10. System Administration man pages are typically located in section ___.

  • 8
  • 6
  • 7
  • 9

11. Shell command man pages are typically located in section ___.

  • 1
  • 3
  • 4
  • 2

12. To display your current location within the filesystem, you can type:
whereami
cwd
pwd
dir

The correct answer is: pwd

13. The _____ command displays information about the Linux kernel:
real
uname
linux
kern

The correct answer is: uname

14. Which of the following are valid command lines?
(choose two)
ls -l /etc
ls /etc -l
-l ls /etc
ls -/etc

The correct answers are:
ls -l /etc
ls /etc -l

15. You want to execute the ls command with two options: -r and -l. Which of the following are valid ways to run this command: (choose three)
ls -l -r
rl ls
ls -rl
ls rl
ls -r -l
ls –r –l

The correct answers are:
ls -l -r
ls -rl
ls -r -l

16. The _____ option to the uname command will display the kernel name.
-s
-x
-k
-n

The correct answer is: -s

17. A pair of single quotes ‘ will prevent the shell from interpreting any special character.
True or False?

The correct answer is: True

18. Which command will send text to the terminal display:
print
show
echo
type

The correct answer is: echo

19. Which two characters do you use to tell the command that you are finished providing options and that the remaining data on the command line is arguments?
&&

**
||

The correct answer is:

20. You can pass arguments to long options by using which of the following techniques:(choose two)
–option{argument}
–option=argument
–option~argument
–option argument

The correct answers are:
–option=argument
–option argument

21. Long command options are preceded by which two characters?

**
&&
||

The correct answer is:


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To display your current location within the filesystem, you can type:
whereami
cwd
pwd
dir

The correct answer is: pwd

The _____ command displays information about the Linux kernel:
real
uname
linux
kern

The correct answer is: uname

Which of the following are valid command lines?
(choose two)
ls -l /etc
ls /etc -l
-l ls /etc
ls -/etc

The correct answers are:
ls -l /etc
ls /etc -l

You want to execute the ls command with two options: -r and -l. Which of the following are valid ways to run this command:
(choose three)
ls -l -r
rl ls
ls -rl
ls rl
ls -r -l
ls –r –l

The correct answers are:
ls -l -r
ls -rl
ls -r -l

The _____ option to the uname command will display the kernel name.
-s
-x
-k
-n

The correct answer is: -s

A pair of single quotes ‘ will prevent the shell from interpreting any special character.
True or False?

The correct answer is: True

Which command will send text to the terminal display:
print
show
echo
type

The correct answer is: echo

Which two characters do you use to tell the command that you are finished providing options and that the remaining data on the command line is arguments?
&&

**
||

The correct answer is: —

You can pass arguments to long options by using which of the following techniques:
(choose two)
–option{argument}
–option=argument
–option~argument
–option argument

The correct answers are:
–option=argument
–option argument

Long command options are preceded by which two characters?

**
&&
||

The correct answer is: —