Linux Assessment Test

Topics covered

Linux Shell programming, Linux Commands, Linux Files

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

Linux is a free and open-source operating system which is built with the help of a Linux kernel. The person who knows to Linux OS needs to have knowledge of fundamental Linux concepts like copying and moving files, creating symbolic and hard links, and using Linux standard text-processing commands along with pipelines and redirection. A Linux expert is a person who is either a website developer or server system administrator. To operate a fully managed server, one must know the fundamental knowledge of Linux.

Linux assessment test is created and validated by global subject matter experts (SMEs) to assess and hire Linux developers and Linux administrator as per industry standards. Basic Linux knowledge test helps recruiters & hiring managers to validate the Linux proficiency of candidates before hiring.

Linux skills assessment test helps to screen the candidates who possess below traits:

  1. Strong in System performance tuning 
  2. Linux Operating Systems, and VMware. 
  3. Strong engineering and administration experience
  4. Troubleshooting
  5. Red Hat Enterprise Linux with in-depth knowledge of OS installation

Our Linux assessment ensures that the new hires will be suitable for the position of a Linux professionals having a fundamental knowledge of Linux basics, Linux operating system, and Linux commands.  This will be done through our screening tests which are automated and will provide you with detail analytical reports of each appeared candidate. Our score reports will help you to measure the skills which will help the recruitment manager to carry out a further process of selection.

This pre-employment test is useful for hiring:
  • Linux System Administrator
  • Linux Server Administration
  • Linux Files Manager

Test details:

Our online Linux knowledge test enables employers and recruiters to identify & hire potential Linux professionals by evaluating the working skills and job readiness of candidates. 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 skills test contains a combination of application and theory questions that help you to evaluate technical as well as practical skills of candidates

Linux Assessment Test

Question #1 of 3

A user executes the following command successfully:
$ chmod +x file1.txt
Which of the following is TRUE about the output of this command?

    • The command results in adding execute permission to the user who ran this command

    • The command results in adding execute permission for the owner of the file

    • The command results in an error since the file is not an executable file

    • The command results in adding execute permission for all users (i.e., user,group & others)

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

 What is the output of the following program?

x = 3; y = 5; z = 10;
if [( $x -eq 3 ) -a ( $y -eq 5 -o  $z -eq 10 )]
    echo $x
    echo $y

    • 1

    • 3

    • 5

    • error

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Java EE




Oracle PL/SQL


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Note:If score<= 30% then its a Weakness. If score >=70% then its a Strength.


Java EE, Oracle PL/SQL, Analytical Thinking




It was a good test for me, the questions were on the latest technology of java on which I am currently working. It was a great experience. Thank you!

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