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Introduction to Linux II Chapter 1 Exam Answer

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  1. Question ID 1052

    Which of the following is a valid variable assignment?

    • 2=xyz
    • APP_VAR=’zero’
    • alpha-init=5
    • MY VAR= “set to one”
  2. Question ID 1071

    Shell variables are case insensitive.

    True or False?

    • True
    • False

  4. Question ID 1072

    Which of the following is NOT a valid variable name?

    • _LPIC
    • VAR_1
    • 2_VAR
  5. Question ID 1073

    A new environment variable can be “exported” and assigned a value with a single command.

    True or False?

    • True
    • False
  6. Question ID 1074

    Which of the following is NOT a valid command for variable declaration?

    • typeset –x ENV_VAR=1
    • export ENV_VAR=1
    • newvar –x ENV_VAR=1
    • declare –x ENV_VAR=1

  8. Question ID 1075

    The ___________ command is used to display the value of a specific variable.

    • value
    • var
    • echo
    • set
  9. Question ID 1076

    Which command can be used to display both local and environment variables?

    • export –p
    • declare –x
    • set
    • env
  10. Question ID 1077

    A variable once declared cannot be deleted.

    True or False?

    • True
    • False
  11. Question ID 1078

    Which command can be used to delete a variable?

    • rmvar
    • set -r
    • unset
    • declare
  12. Question ID 1079

    PATH variable directories are searched __________ when executing a command.

    • Left to right
    • Right to left
    • In no particular order
    • Including only the first 256 characters

  14. Question ID 1080

    Which of the following is NOT a valid option for executing a command that is not in the directories listed in the PATH variable?

    • By typing the absolute or relative path to the command
    • Rename the command and its directory
    • Add the directory containing the command to the PATH variable
    • Copy the command to a directory listed in the PATH
  15. Question ID 1081

    The command PATH=$PATH:/home/John does the following:

    • Creates a new PATH variable with only the /home/John directory as the value
    • Does nothing, because anything after the : is discarded
    • Appends the directory /home/John to the existing PATH variable
    • Replaces the existing directories in the PATH with the /home/John directory
  16. Question ID 1082

    Consider the following value of PATH variable: /bin:/usr/local/sbin:/home/joe/bin:/home/joe/test Joe modifies the script, which is stored in the directory /home/joe/bin then places a copy of in /home/joe/test. Executing will:

    • Run the original version of the script in the /home/joe/bin directory
    • Check the timestamp and run the latest version of
    • Not run at all, reports error
    • Run the new version of the script placed in /home/joe/test
  17. Question ID 1083

    The ___________ command can be used to check if the command already exists.

    • type
    • ex
    • check
    • command
  18. Question ID 1084

    Which of the following switches will include the full path in the prompt?

    • \W
    • \e
    • \H
    • \w

  20. Question ID 1085

    Defining the PS1 variable in an initialization file will make changes to the prompt persistent between logins.

    True or False?

    • True
    • False
  21. Question ID 1086

    If the command HISTIGNORE=’ls*’ is placed in the ~/.bash_profile file, which of the following commands would not be placed in the history list?

    • history
    • ls –la
    • cd
    • cat
  22. Question ID 1087

    Which of the following is NOT a purpose for creating an alias?

    • To create a short nickname for a long command or series of commands
    • To create “DOS-like” commands
    • To make them run faster
    • To include a command option by default
  23. Question ID 1088

    The command to remove an existing alias from the current shell is:

    • alias –d
    • unalias
    • unset alias
    • rmalias
  24. Question ID 1089

    The best way to group multiple commands and pass arguments is to:

    • Create an alias
    • Concatenate them
    • Use functions
    • Create an initialization file
  25. Question ID 1090

    A function accepts 3 arguments as input. The third argument of a function is identified as:

    • $arg3
    • $PATH
    • $3
    • $1
  26. Question ID 1091

    Changes in the __________ initialization file will affect all the users on the system.

    • Global
    • Local
    • Network
    • Shell
  27. Question ID 1092

    Local initialization files, by default, are stored in which directory?

    • /etc
    • User’s home directory
    • /usr
    • /bin
  28. Question ID 1093

    A Login BASH shell executes which of the following additional files (compared to an interactive BASH shell)?

    • /etc/profile and /etc/bashrc
    • /etc/profile and ~/.bashrc
    • /etc/profile and either ~/.bash_profile or ~/.bash_login or ~/.profile
    • ~/.bash_profile and ~/.bashrc
  29. Question ID 1094

    Administrators use the __________ file to create key environment variables and set key system values for every user.

    • /etc/bashrc
    • /etc/profile
    • /etc/config
    • .profile
  30. Question ID 1095

    Sourcing is an effective way to test initialization file changes. Which of the following is used to source a file?

    • touch command
    • ~ character
    • Either . character or the source command
    • None of the above
  31. Question ID 1096

    Which script is executed when you exit the shell?

    • /etc/bashrc
    • ~/.bash_profile
    • ~/.bashrc
    • ~/.bash_logout
  32. Question ID 1097

    Typical BASH exit scripts are found in ~/.bash_logout and __________ files.

    • /etc/bash_logout
    • ~/.bash_profile
    • /etc/bashrc
    • /etc/profile
  33. Question ID 1098

    Most of the Linux commands used by regular users can be found in which directory?

    • ~/bin
    • /usr/bin
    • /usr/local/sbin
    • /sbin