Are you sick of ads comparing Macs and Windows-based personal computers? Do you try to convince friends and family that there are other choices out there? Are you an open-source evangelist? Take our quiz and find out how much you know about Linux and Ubuntu!
Question 1 of 20
Who spearheaded the project to create the Ubuntu operating system?
Question 2 of 20
What type of computer sparked Linus Torvalds' interest in computers when he was a kid?
Question 3 of 20
Which operating system did Torvalds learn about in college that inspired him to make his own?
Question 4 of 20
What operating system did Torvalds set out to improve before he decided to build Linux?
Question 5 of 20
What is the GPL?
Question 6 of 20
What does open source mean?
Question 7 of 20
What do we call the combination of the Linux kernel with the system and application programs that make up an entire operating system?
Question 8 of 20
When did Ubuntu launch?
Question 9 of 20
How frequently does Ubuntu update?
Question 10 of 20
Which Linux distribution was the basis for Ubuntu?
Question 11 of 20
Which company finances Ubuntu?
Question 12 of 20
Which of the following is not true of Ubuntu?
Question 13 of 20
Which of the three below is an Ubuntu derivative?
Question 14 of 20
Ubuntu releases have alliterative animal codenames. Which one was the codename for Ubuntu 8.10?
Question 15 of 20
Where is the word Ubuntu from?
Question 16 of 20
If Ubuntu is free, how does Canonical Ltd. make money?
Question 17 of 20
What is the name of the suite of productivity software preinstalled on Ubuntu?
Question 18 of 20
What is the name for the desktop interface software in Ubuntu?
Question 19 of 20
According to Web Technology Surveys, what percentage of Web servers were running Ubuntu as of February 2011?
Question 20 of 20