Terms you’ll need to understand:

Radio button

Check box

Careful reading


Multiple-choice question formats

Simulation questions

Process of elimination

Techniques you’ll need to master:

Preparing to take a certification exam

Researching and understanding topics

Recognizing areas that will be tested

Marking and reviewing questions

Handling fill-in-the-blank questions

Finding answers online and in man pages

Plenty of people have taken the Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC) exams, but only approximately 40% make it through a given LPIC exam the first time. That’s a pretty slim margin, but it helps keep the certification worthy and respected in the exam industry.

Realistically, people prepare for the LPIC exams in several ...

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