Last Updated on October 23, 2022 by InfraExam

Ch1 Introduction Exam

  1. Bash is:

    • a shell
    • a website
    • a networking term
    • an operating system
  2. The two login types are:

    • GUX and CLI
    • URI and CLI
    • CLI and GUI
    • URI and CLU
  3. The core software component that tells the hardware what actions to take is called the ________.

    • compiler
    • kernel
    • transmitter
  4. The location of users’ default shells is stored in the ______ file.

    • /etc/passwd
    • /etc/gshadow
    • /etc/shadow
    • /etc/group
  5. What does a distribution provide to add and remove software from the system?

    • Application Programming Interface (API)
    • Partitioning tool
    • Package manager
    • Bash
    • Compiler
  6. A software release cycle describes:

    • How often the software’s memory is released back to the operating system
    • How often the computer must be upgraded to support new software
    • The often security fixes are implemented
    • How often the computer must be rebooted
    • How often upgrades come out to software
  7. Ubuntu is derived from which Linux distribution?

    • Red Hat Enterprise Linux
    • Slackware
    • Scientific Linux
    • Fedora
    • Debian
  8. Which Linux distributions are derived from Red Hat?

    (choose two)

    • Debian
    • Fedora
    • CentOS
    • Slackware
    • Ubuntu
  9. Bundling utilities, management tools, and application software with a Linux kernel is called a:

    • A type of hardware
    • A trademark
    • A distribution of Linux
    • A text editor
  10. Applications make requests to the kernel and receive resources, such as memory, CPU, and disk in return.

    True or False?

    • True
    • False
  11. Commands are interpreted by the shell and transformed into actions by the kernel.

    True or False?

    • True
    • False
  12. A filesystem is a hierarchy of directories and files with the root / directory at the top of the directory tree:

    True or False?

    • True
    • False