Unix Directory Management MCQs

This section focuses on "Directory Management" in unix. These Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) should be practiced to improve the unix skills required for various interviews (campus interviews, walk-in interviews, company interviews), placements, entrance exams and other competitive examinations.

1. The directory in which you find yourself when you first login is called your ______________.

A. Root directory
B. Shell directory
C. Home directory
D. Kernel directory

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2. which command is used to create a directory?

A. makedir
B. mkdirectory
C. makedirectory
D. mkdir

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3. Which command is used to list all the directory?

A. lsdir
B. listdir
C. ls
D. dir

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4. which command is used to rename Directories?

A. rename
B. mv
C. rm
D. rmdir

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5. which command is used to change the directory?

A. cd
B. mv
C. ls
D. cm

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6. PWD stand for?

A. Parent working directory
B. present working directory
C. past working directory
D. None of the above

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7. Which of the following is true about Absolute pathnames?

A. A pathname is absolute, if it is described in relation to root.
B. absolute pathnames does not begin with a /.
C. absolute pathnames always begin with a /
D. Both A and C

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8. In how many categories are links divided?

A. 1
B. 2
C. 3
D. 4

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9. Which option is used with ls command to list the directory attributes rather than its contents?

A. -a
B. -b
C. -c
D. -d

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10. For moving two level up in the file hierarchy system using cd command once, we separates ( . . ) by which symbol?

A. /
B. \\
C. //
D. \

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