Gain hands-on expertise in Linux Essentials exam by uCertify Linux-Essentials course. LPI Linux Essentials exam is designed to certify the competency of IT professionals to understand, create, edit, and manage Open Source and various distributions of Linux.
uCertify uses content from well known publishers, instructors, and subject matter experts. They have a minimum of 15 years of experience in their fields. uCertify brings these textbooks to life. It is full of interactive activities that keeps the learner engaged. uCertify brings all available learning resources for a topic in one place so that the learner can efficiently learn without going to multiple places. Challenge questions are also embedded in the chapters so learners can attempt those while they are learning about that particular topic. This helps them grasp the concepts better because they can go over it again right away which improves learning. Learners can do Flashcards, Exercises, Quizzes and Labs related to each chapter. At the end of every lesson, uCertify courses guide the learners on the path they should follow.
uCertify platform supports 50+ different types of interactive activities, connect the idea, or try it yourself lab activities embedded throughout its course. These interactive activities keeps learners engaged and makes learning fun.
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Exercises, Flashcards, Quizzes & Glossary
Each lesson comes with Exercises, Flashcards & Quizzes. There is no limit to the number of times learners can attempt these. Exercises come with detailed remediation, which ensures that learners are confident on the topic before proceeding. Flashcards help master the key concepts while Glossary defines the key terms.
Glossary of terms
Videos and How To..
uCertify course includes videos to help understand concepts. It also includes How Tos that help learners with how to accomplish certain tasks.
Test Prep & Practice Questions
uCertify provides full length practice tests. These tests closely follow the exam objectives and are designed to simulate real exam conditions. Each course has a number of test sets consisting of hundreds of items to ensure that learners are prepared for the certification exam.
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Full Length Tests
Each question comes with detailed remediation explaining not only why an answer option is correct but also why the incorrect answer options are incorrect.
Each test can be taken unlimited number of times until the learner feels they are prepared. Learner can review the test and read detailed remediation. Detailed test history is also available.
Learn, Test and Review Mode
Each test set comes with learn, test and review modes. In learn mode, learners will attempt a question and will get immediate feedback and complete remediation as they move on to the next question. In test mode, learners can take a timed test simulating the actual exam conditions. In review mode, learners can read through one item at a time without attempting it.
Our Mentors are available 24/7 to provide you an expert support via online chating. They are subject matter experts and ready to provide answer to your questions.
The Linux Essentials exam is a recommended pre-requisite for training in the LPIC professional program. This exam is delivered in schools and training centres around the world.
The successful Linux Essentials candidate should have an understanding of the Linux and open source industry and knowledge of the most popular open source applications.
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Where do I take the exam?
Linux Essentials is administered by Pearson VUE at testing centers worldwide. Click here to find a testing center near you.
What is the format of the exam?
The exam consists of multiple-choice questions.
What are the pre-requisites of the exam?
There are no technical pre-requisites for this certification.
How many questions are asked in the exam?
The exam contains 60 questions.
What is the duration of the exam?
What is the passing score?
(on a scale of 200-800)
What is the exam's retake policy?
In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the Linux-Essential examination, LPI's retake policy is:
Candidates who have failed their exam in first attempt must wait for one week before re-take.
Candidates who have failed their exam in second attempt must wait for 30 days before re-take.
If the candidates have already passed their exams, there is no need to take re-take exams for at least for 2 years.
What is the validity of the certification?
Linux Essential Certification expires 5 years from date of issue, after which the certification holder will need to renew their certification. LPI highly recommends recertification after two years from the date of the certification designation to retain a current certification status.
Where can I find more information about this exam?
To know more about the Linux-Essentials, click here.
Table of Content
Here's What you will Learn
Lesson 1: Selecting an Operating System
What Is an OS?
Investigating User Interfaces
Where Does Linux Fit in the OS World?
What Is a Distribution?
Lesson 2: Investigating Linux's Principles and Philosophy
Linux through the Ages
Using Open Source Software
Understanding OS Roles
Lesson 3: Understanding Software Licensing
Investigating Software Licenses
The Free Software Foundation
The Open Source Initiative
The Creative Commons
Using Open Source Licenses
Lesson 4: Using Common Linux Programs
Using a Linux Desktop Environment
Working with Productivity Software
Using Server Programs
Managing Programming Languages
Lesson 5: Managing Hardware
Learning About Your CPU
Identifying Motherboard Capabilities
Sizing Your Power Supply
Understanding Disk Issues
Handling USB Devices
Lesson 6: Getting to Know the command Line
Starting a Command Line
Using Shell Features
Lesson 7: Managing Files
Lesson 8: Getting Help
Using man Pages
Using info Pages
Finding Additional Documentation
Lesson 9: Using Programs and Processes
Understanding Package Management
Understanding the Process Hierarchy
Identifying Running Processes
Using Log Files
Lesson 10: Searching, Extracting, and Archiving Data