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Linux Quiz 1c Covering clear, cd, whoami, which and type Commands
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Published: December 05, 2016
Updated: February 24, 2021
As with learning to code, the feedback loop is vital and here we cover the first 10 commands from Linux Essentials so you can see what you need to reinforce.
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Linux Command Line Quiz | 1c
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How do you find out what type of file
$ file .bash_history
How do you leave the less pager in one
How do you leave a second bash session opened with
How do you show a description of the touch
$ whatis touch
How do you show the current full weekday
$ date +%A
How do you show permissions and details of files in
$ ls -l
How do you look up online help for the which
$ man which
How do you print directory permissions and
$ ls -l
How do you print last Monday's
$ date -d "last Monday"
How do you find out if the ls command is an
$ type ls
How do you erase the terminal
How do you find locations of manuals for the
$ whereis -m cat
How do you list files without showing owner and
$ ls -og
How do you close the current terminal
How do you print "hello" tabbed one
$ echo -e "\thello"
How do you move to the directory of user
$ cd /home
How do you open file1.txt in nano at
$ nano +20 file1.txt
How do you show shell built-in
$ bash -c help
How do you find help on the built-in version
$ man bash
How do you combine file1.txt and file2.txt and
print to the screen?
$ cat file1.txt file2.txt
How do you find multiple locations of the nano
$ which -a nano
How do you change the file1.txt modify date to
$ touch -d yesterday file1.txt
How do you show a user guide for the non-shell
$ man date
How do you find help on built-in
$ man bash
How do you find out if bash is a bash
$ type bash
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