Linux System Administrator Assessment Test

Topics covered

Linux Operating System, Linux Command, Networking Basics, Data Warehouse, Computer Fundamentals

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

Linux System Administrator Assessment Test is specifically designed & validated by experienced subject matter experts (SMEs) to validate the skills of Linux System Administrator as per Industry Standards.

Linux is one of the most widely used operating systems. Linux system administrator is responsible to effectively configure, operates, administer & secure the hardware and networking software in Linux environments. Linux system administrator should possess strong knowledge of Linux servers in virtualized environments, fundamentals of Linux scripting languages, proficiency with configuration management & network tools, etc.

Linux system administration assessment test helps recruiters & hiring managers to test administrative, networking and documentation skills of candidates before an interview.

Linux System admin assessment test contains questions on following Topics:

  • Linux Operating System

  • Linux Command

  • Networking Basics

  • Data Warehouse

  • Computer Fundamentals

Use our network administrator skills assessment test to test practical skills of Linux system admin.

You will get the detailed test reports instantly. This intelligent reporting system gives you sub-sectional scores that help you to analyze the skill related strengths and weaknesses of the candidate, thereby assisting you in making better hiring decisions.

This pre-employment test is useful for hiring:
  • Linux System Administrator
  • Network Administrator
  • Associate System Administrator

Test details:

In online Linux system administrator assessment test, 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: 40 minutes

40 Application Questions

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

Linux System Administrator Test

Question #1 of 3

How do you add (append) a file "file1" to the example.tar file?

    • No, you cannot add a file to example.tar

    • tar -cvf example.tar file1

    • tar -rvf file1 example.tar

    • tar -evf file1 example.tar

Question #2 of 3

Which command is used to display all the files including hidden files in your current and its subdirectories ?

    • ls –aR

    • ls –a

    • ls –R

    • ls –l

Question #3 of 3

What does the command "mknod myfifo b 4 16" do?

    • It will create a block device if user is root

    • It will create a block device for all users

    • It will create a FIFO if user is not root

    • None of the mentioned

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Java EE




Oracle PL/SQL


Analytical Thinking


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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