operating systems Online Quiz - 65

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What operating system was Linux designed to "resemble somewhat"?

  1. Minix

  2. Windows

  3. System V

  4. Vunix

Correct Option: A

Which is not a Linux boot loader?

  1. Lilo

  2. Syslinux

  3. Grub

  4. None of the above

Correct Option: D

You updated the driver today which is your first driver update. After the update, the hardware is no longer working correctly. You updated the driver again the day after to try to fix the issue. Now, the device is not working at all. If you do Driver Rollback on this scenario to try to fix the issue, how far can you go?

  1. Original Driver / Preinstalled Driver

  2. 1st driver update

  3. You cannot do a driver rollback if it's no longer working

  4. None of these

Correct Option: B

System restore will work only if the issue is registry related.

  1. True

  2. False

Correct Option: A

The computer shows an "Operating System Not Found" error. Which is most likely affected?

  1. MBR

  2. NTLDR



  5. HAL.DLL

Correct Option: A

A computer that gives the error: "\windows\system32\config\system is missing or corrupt" is most likely cause by:


  2. MBR

  3. NTLDR


Correct Option: A

Which tool can we use to force Windows to boot to Safe Mode?





Correct Option: C

What is the first troubleshooting step that you should take if the computer gives the error: Disk 0 Not Found No Bootable Media Available assuming that the customer only has 1 hard drive.

  1. Run Diagnostics

  2. Reset Drive

  3. Try known good drive

  4. Reset BIOS

Correct Option: D

Where is the minidump folder located?

  1. c:\windows\system\minidump

  2. c:\windows\minidump

  3. c:\windows\system32\minidump

  4. None of the choices

Correct Option: B

Deleting an entry in Autorun will permanently get rid of that entry and is irrecoverable

  1. True

  2. False

Correct Option: A

If you set default run level to 586 in Linux, what will happen during the boot process ?

  1. Enters Run level 5

  2. Enters Safe Mode without networking features

  3. Enters Run level 1

  4. Enters Run level 3

Correct Option: A

What is the maximum number of Parameters that can be passed to the shell script so that your script can read those parameters for processing ?

  1. 3 parameters and it can be accessed using the variable $3

  2. 9 parameters and it can be accessed using the variable &9

  3. Any number of parameters ( no limit ) and these parameters can be accessed using 'shift' in the script

  4. Any number of parameters ( no limit ) and these parameters can be accessed using 'Case' Statements in the script

Correct Option: C

What will be the output when you encrypt the string "You are a Genius" using ROT13 method in unix ?

  1. Unir n oernx abj

  2. Lbh ner n Travhf

  3. Yvahk vf y Pbby

  4. Yvahk vf Pbby

Correct Option: B

Which of the following is the command to delete continuous repeated entry from history ( Command should not erase all duplicates across the whole history)?

  1. HISTCONTROL=ignorespace

  2. HISTCONTROL=erasedups

  3. HISTCONTROL=erasealldups

  4. HISTCONTROL=ignoredups

Correct Option: D

Linus Trovalds inspired from and created LINUX from which OS ??


  2. Minix

  3. Xenix


Correct Option: B

Who is the author of Minix OS which was used for hands-on teaching written by??

  1. James A. Gosling

  2. Dennis MacAlistair Ritchie

  3. Andrew S. Tanenbaum

  4. Ken Thompson

Correct Option: C

SunOS 5.0 and later is called as ??

  1. Sun UNIX

  2. SuriyaOS

  3. SparcOS

  4. Solaris

Correct Option: D

what is the mobile(phone) OS running on linux kernel created initially by Google and later by Open HandSet Allaince??

  1. Android

  2. WebOS

  3. Symbian OS

  4. LiMo

Correct Option: A
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