Linux Commands Assessment Test

Topics covered

Linux Commands

  • MAQ (Multiple Answer Question)
  • MCQ (Multiple Choice Question)
  • Descriptive Question
  • White Board Simulator
  • Coding Simulator
  • Audio Question
  • Video Question
  • Case Study Question

A Linux command expert is a person who is either a website developer or server administrator. To operate a fully managed server, one must know the fundamental knowledge in Linux Commands. 

The Linux Commands Test has been designed and developed to help employers and recruiters evaluate the administrative and developing skills of candidates using Linux Commands. The test contains meaningful questions on the meaning of specific Commands in Linux, the output of certain commands, correct use of commands, knowledge about different commands who performs same functionality in Linux and many more. 

Using powerful reporting, you will have a detailed analysis of test results to help you make better decisions and predict candidate and employee success.

This pre-employment test is useful for hiring:
  • Linux System Administration
  • Linux Server Administration 
  • Website Developer using Linux

Test details:

Linux commands test enables employers to identify & hire Linux developers by evaluating their working skills and job readiness. For this reason, an emphasis is laid upon evaluating the knowledge of applied skills gained through real work experience, rather than theoretical knowledge.

The test may contain MCQ's (Multiple Choice Questions), MAQ's (Multiple Answer Questions), Fill in the Blank, Descriptive, Whiteboard Questions, Audio / Video Questions, True or False.

Test Duration: 20 minutes

20 Application Questions

The Linux test contains a combination of application and theory questions that help you to evaluate technical as well as practical skills of candidates.

Linux Commands Test

Question #1 of 3

Which communication command provides a communication with another user logged on, by writing to the bottom of their terminal?

    • talk

    • write

    • chat

    • transmit

Question #2 of 3

To open a file 'file1' with the cursor at line number 4, which of the following will be used?

    • vi +num file1

    • vi +set num file1

    • vi + “set num” file1

    • vi +/se nu file1

Question #3 of 3

Which command gives the first byte where the difference is in the file1 & file2?

    • diff

    • cmp

    • comm

    • ls -a

SAMPLE REPORT
Candidate Name: David Messi Test Date: 28-May-2014
Test Name: Linux Commands Test Test Start Time: 13.30

Score: 18 Out Of 20

Percentage: 90

Result: PASS

passing score image
SECTION PERFORMANCE
Section Name FAIL PASS
Linux Commands
Score: 18/20
STRENGTH AND WEAKNESS
Strength Linux Commands
Weakness -
* Note: If score <= 40 then its a Weakness. If score >= 80 then its a Strength.
ONLINE PROCTORING
0%
10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100%
Tolerable Limit Not acceptable
Window Violation: 0 | Time Violation: 0 secs
CANDIDATE DETAILS
Gender : Male Phone Number : +1-541-754-3010
Total Experience (Years) : 3 Total Experience (Months) : 5
Skill Set : Linux Commands Current Employer : Interview Mocha
Current Job Title : Solution Architect Current Salary : 600.00
Expected Salary : 1000000.00 Current Location : Chicago

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