Shell Programming Assessment

Topics covered

Bash Files, Commands, Bash Scripting, SDA and SDB drive

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

A shell script program is designed to be run on Unix Shell which is a command line interpreter. Shell script allows for program commands in chains and is very useful in allowing command substitution functions. It also allows you to use programming functions such as if/then/else statements, for loops, etc.This test is specially designed to check application, practical skills of a Shell Script developer – as per Industry Standards. Our Shell Programming skill test is created and validated by Subject Matter Experts.
 

The Shell Programming test contains questions on following topics: 

  • Bash Files

  • Commands

  • Bash Scripting

  • SDA and SDB drive


 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:
  • Unix Shell Script Developer (0-3 years experience)
  • Software Engineer - Shell Scripting

Test details:

Shell test enables employers and recruiters to identify potential hires by evaluating working skills and job readiness. For this reason, the 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 Shell Programming test contains a combination of application and theory questions that help you to evaluate technical as well as practical skills of candidates.

Shell Test

Question #1 of 3

What is the output of the following program?

b = 
[ -n $b ]
    echo $?
[ -z $b ]
    echo $?

    • 1
      1

    • 2
      2

    • 0
      0

    • 0
      1

Question #2 of 3

 What is the output of the following program?


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[ -n $HOME ]
echo $?
[ -z $HOME ]
echo $?

    • 0
      1

    • 1
      0

    • 0
      0

    • 1
      1

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 )]
then
    echo $x
else
    echo $y
fi

    • 1

    • 3

    • 5

    • error

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

Score: 18 Out Of 20

Percentage: 90

Result: PASS

passing score image
SECTION PERFORMANCE
Section Name FAIL PASS
Shell Programming
Score: 18/20
STRENGTH AND WEAKNESS
Strength Shell Programming
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 : Shell Programming Current Employer : Interview Mocha
Current Job Title : Solution Architect Current Salary : 600.00
Expected Salary : 1000000.00 Current Location : Chicago

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