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Which of the following database systems is supported by the WordPress.org version 2.5.1?
1. Microsoft sql
2. MySql
3. Microsoft access
4. All of the above
Ans : b) MySql
Q39.
What is the function of Blog Stats in WordPress.com?
1. It provides the total number of page views of the blog.
2. It provides the list of the links (referral URLs) from which the people have visited your blog.
3. It provides the list of posts which have received the most traffic.
4. It provides the ranking of the posts in terms of page views.
Ans : c) It provides the list of posts which have received the most traffic.
Q40.
How can you “hook” a new function into the WordPress.org version 2.5.1?
1. add_action (‘hook_name’, ‘your_function_name’, [priority], [accepted_args]);
2. add_action (‘your_function_name’,’hook_name’,[priority],[accepted_args]);
3. New functions can’t be hooked
4. None of the above
Ans : a) add_action (‘hook_name’, ‘your_function_name’, [priority], [accepted_args]);

You want to schedule a backup of your site database but do not have enough permissions to access your host. Which of the following choices can help you perform this task?
b. Install “wp database backup” plug-in.

2. Which of the following actions must be performed before upgrading WordPress?
f. a, b, and c

3. Which of the following files must be deleted after installing WordPress?
d. None of these files.

4. A possible way to install WordPress in your language is to _________________.
a. manually install language package or translate as necessary

5. Which of the following actions must you perform to move your site from “/wordpress” to “/blog/wordpress”?
c. Update the database.

6 .On which of the following databases can WordPress be installed by default?
a. MySQL

7. WordPress’s requirements are modest. At minimum, your server should support:
b. PHP version 4.3 or greater, MySQL version 4.0 or greater

8. Can you Override database values for your site URLs in wp-config.php?
a. Yes
9 .After moving a WordPress site to a new host. If you changed your site’s URL. Do you have to update your posts and pages to correct paths to your uploaded media files?
a. Yes

10. Is it able to run more than one site/blog from a single installation of WordPress?
a. Yes

11. What is the first action you need to take for enabling WordPress MU feature?
c. Add this code to wp-config.php file: define( ‘WP_ALLOW_MULTISITE’, true );

12. Which of the following actions must be performed before enabling the Network feature?
b. Deactivate your plugins

13. Is supper cache a built-in plugin of WordPress?
b. No

14. After how many times did you enter an invalid password, your IP Address would be locked?
e. no limit

15 .Super Cache compression can cause problems if your server is _______
b. already compressing output using mod_deflate (on Apache) or PHP compression (zlib)

16. Can you choose your username during the installation process from which version?
c. 3.0

17. Can you move your wp-config.php file to the parent directory without changing any settings?
b. Yes, provided that you are installing WordPress in your web root directory (such as public_html). Otherwise, it is impossible.

18 .Can you move your wp-content folder elsewhere or rename it to something else without changing any settings?
c. No

19. A possible way to collect real-time statistics about traffic to a WordPress site is to:
b.use a plug-in

20 How can the use of html code in comments be disabled?
c.By changing the theme’s source code.

21. The date/time format of a WordPress site can be changed in __________________.
b.admin settings

22 _________________ is a good way to improve the performance of a WordPress blog.
c.Installing the “wp super cache” plug-in

23. Which of the following blog sites can be imported into WordPress?
d.Opera

24. Which of the following actions must be performed to import data from WordPress.com?
c. Login wordpress.com, then export data by export tool, and import a exported xml file to your site.

25 Which of the following data can you import from Blogger site?
c.Posts, comments, and users

26. Can you import content from joomla or mambo site into wordpress?
a.Yes

27 Can you import content from static HTML files into wordpress?
a.Yes

28 Which of the following actions must be fixed after importing data into wordpress?
d. All of above data

29. How many built-in user roles does WordPress have?
4 Note: they are “Administrator”, “Editor”, “Author”, “Contributer” and “Subscriber”

30. Can users change their avatar on profile setting panel?
b.No

31. Can you add an extra fields to user’s profiles (as birth day, birth year,..)?
a. Yes

32. ____________ can do anything in the WordPress administration area: write, edit, and delete posts, pages, links, and comments; upload media files of any type; import content; manage the Dashboard; create, edit, and delete other users; enable and configure plugins and themes; change the site’s theme; and manage all the available options.
Administrator

33 ____________ can publish, edit, and delete posts and pages written by any user. They can upload some kinds of files, and they can write HTML without restrictions. They can manage links and categories, and they can moderate comments. Editors and administrators are also the only users allowed to read private posts and pages.
Editor

34_____________ can publish, edit, and delete their own posts. They cannot write pages. They can upload some kinds of media files, and they are allowed to use only the limited set of HTML tags.
Author

35 ____________ can write their own posts but may not publish or delete them. Their HTML is limited to the set of allowed tags and they cannot upload media files.
Contributor

36 ____________ can manage their own profiles, but can do virtually nothing else in the administration
area.

37. User Level 0 converts to …
Subscriber

38. User Level 1 converts to …
a. Contributor

39.User Level 3 converts to …
Author

40.User Level 7 converts to …
Editor

41. User Level 10 converts to …
Administrator

42. Which of the following role levels has the highest privilege?
b. Level_10

43 .Does author have the ability to create a category?
b. No

44 . A possible way to allow the display of several authors’ names on one post is to ______
e. use a plug-i

45. Which of the following methods can be used to enable posting via e-mail?
b. Configuring the feature in admin settings.

46.Image size limits can be set _______________.
c. in the admin settings

47. A taxonomy is a _______
c. group of terms

48. in which version were custom taxonomies introduced?
a. 2.3

49. Which of the below functions is required to create a new taxonomy?
b. register_taxonomy

50.Which of the following methods is required to post html code for others to read?
a. Replacing special characters with corresponding html codes or character codes.

51.Can you set individual password for each post?
a. Yes

52.Who of the following persons can read a post locked by password?
c. Anyone who knows a password

53.What is the limitation to the depth of your categories?
c. No limit levels

54. Can you set the same slug for two categories that have different parents?
b. No

55. Can a post belong to more than one category?
a. Yes

56. Can you limit the number of revisions WordPress stores by _____
a. adding the following line to your wp-config.php file: define(‘WP_POST_REVISIONS’, 3);
b. using a plugin

57. Are categories and tags not available for pages?
a. Yes

58. Which of following action must be performed before using Akismet Plugin?
b. Create an account at wordpress.com.

59. Which of the following tasks should be performed before installing any widget?
c. Verify that your WordPress theme is widget-ready.

60. In order to display a widget, the user must _________________.
b. drag the desired widget to the side bar

61. To manually make the sidebar widget-ready, the user must ______________.
a. modify the sidebar.php file

62. Which of the following methods can be used to eliminate spam?
e. a and b

63. Which of the following tasks must be performed to add a favicon icon to your site?
e. a and b

64. How can a logo be placed on a WordPress header?
a. Manually add the logo to the source code.

65. Which of the following theme files can be used to customize the “page not found error” error page?
b. 404.php

66. Is the functions.php file required in each theme?
b. No

67. Which of the following files are required for completing your theme?
c. Index.php and style.css

68. What is the name of theme file for a page with slug ‘about’?
b. page-about.php

69 .What is the name of theme file for a page with id ‘3’?
b. page-3.php

70. ‘Slug’ is higher priority in use than ‘id’ in Template Hierarchy?
a. Yes

71. Can you create a specific theme file for a custom content type?
a. Yes

72. What is the right order (by priority in use) to display page in Template Hierarchy?
a. page-{slug}.php, page-{id}.php, page.php, index.php

73. What is the right order (by priority in use) to display category in Template Hierarchy?
c. category -{slug}.php, category-{id}.php, category.php, archive.php, index.php

74. What is the right order (by priority in use) to display tag in Template Hierarchy?
c. tag -{slug}.php, tag -{id}.php, tag.php, archive.php, index.php

75. What is the right order (by priority in use) to display taxonomies in Template Hierarchy?
b. taxonomy -{taxonomy}-{term}.php, taxonomy-{taxonomy}.php, taxonomy.php, archive.php, index.php

76. Where can Google Adsense be integrated into a WordPress blog?
c. Anywhere.

77. One way to get posts from a specific day is to ____________________.
b. use the query_posts loop in the source code

78. The “function_exists()” function can be used to check whether a plug-in is activated or not.
a. True

79. Conditional tags can be used to _______________________.
c. change the content to be displayed

80. The WordPress loop can be used ____________________.
b. to display every post

81. Using ____________is a good way to ensure that a WordPress site is indexed by search engines.
a. a sitemap

82. Which of the following statements regarding permalinks on a WordPress site is true?
b. Permalinks are optional but highly recommended.

83. In which of the following ways can a redirect feature be added to a permalink?
e. a and b

84. One way to make a WordPress page title more SEO friendly is to ____________.
c. change the title tag in header.php to something like “blog name »» category »» post name”

85. Meta tags can be added to WordPress pages by ________________.
a. using plug-ins
b. adding them to the header.php file

86. Which of the following methods can be used to make permalinks SEO friendly?
d Configuring the feature in the admin settings.
oDesk WordPress 2.8 Test Answers 2013
Question : 1
From which of the following blog sites does WordPress provide the feature to import posts?
a) Blogger
b) LiveJournal
c) Technorati
d) WordPress
Ans : a) Blogger
Question : 2
In the WordPress.org version 2.5.1, there is a feature known as ‘Update Services’ which notifies site update services whenever a new post is published or whenever the blog is updated. Which of the following is the default update service in the WordPress.org version 2.5.1?
a) http://ping.feedburner.com
b) http://rpc.weblogs.com/RPC2
c) http://www.blogoole.com/ping/
d) http://rpc.pingomatic.com/
e) None of these
Ans : d) http://rpc.pingomatic.com/
Question : 3
In the case of a free WordPress.com blog, the number of users that can be invited by a registered user is:
a) 30
b) 35
c) 40
d) 45
e) Unlimited
Ans : b) 35
Question : 4
Which of the following WordPress.org version 2.5.1 components or modules is not activated by default?
a) Akismet
b) Avatar Display
c) Comments Moderation
d) All of these are activated by default
Ans : d) All of these are activated by default
Question : 5
What kind of information do cookies store in WordPress?
a) Information about the logged in user
b) Information about Comments
c) Information about New Posts
d) Information about Pages visited recently
Ans : a) Information about the logged in user
Question : 6
Suppose you have a WordPress.com blog named ‘http://your-username.wordpress.com’ and you want to know its RSS feeds details. Which of the following URLs will you use to get details?
a) http://your-username.wordpress.com/rssfeed
b) http://your-username.wordpress.com/RSS
c) http://your-username.wordpress.com/feed
d) http://your-username.wordpress.com/RSSfeeds
Ans : c) http://your-username.wordpress.com/feed
Question : 7
What is Domain Mapping in the case of WordPress.com?
a) It is a method by which you can increase the domain reach of your free WordPress.com blog by a paid upgrade.
b) It is a method by which you can apply Domain Maps of your WordPress blog by a paid upgrade.
c) It is a method by which you can replace the ‘WordPress.com’ name with your own domain name via paid upgrade.
d) None of these
Ans : c) It is a method by which you can
Question : 8
Which type of media files can be uploaded to WordPress.com?
a) .wma
b) .jpg
c) .odt
d) .doc
Ans : a) .wma b) .jpg
Question : 9
You want to Podcast an mp3 file named ‘abc.mp3? on your WordPress.org version 2.5.1 site, having URL ‘http://www.xyz.com’, through post. What will be the URL to link the audio file?
a) Podcast File
b) audio File
c) format File
d) jpg File
Ans : c) Podcast File
Question : 10
You want to change the WordPress.org version 2.5.1 language to thai(th). What change has to be made in the wp-config.php file?
a) define (‘WPLANG’, ”);
b) define (‘WPLANG’, ‘th’);
c) define (‘WPLANG’, ‘th’,thai’);
d) define (‘WPLANG’, ‘thai’,th’);
e) There is no feature to change the language of WordPress
Ans : b) define (‘WPLANG’, ‘th’);
Question : 11
What is the main purpose of the Password Protect feature in the WordPress.org version 2.5.1?
a) To protect the style sheet from editing
b) To protect moderation of posts
c) To protect insertion of posts
d) To protect posts from being displayed to users who are not registered
Ans : d) To protect posts from being displayed to users who are not registered
Question : 12
You have forgotten your admin password for the WordPress.org version 2.5.1. Which of the following methods can be used to recover/reset the password?
a) By using the Lost password link on the login page
b) By using the MySQL Command Line
c) By entering the WordPress API key
d) By using the emergency password reset script
e) By editing the wp-config.php file
Ans :
Question : 13
Which of the following features is not available in the basic WordPress.org version 2.5.1 for posts?
a) Tagging
b) RSS Feed
c) Rating
d) Commenting
Ans : c) Rating
Question : 14
You want to browse your WordPress.com blog on your mobile or PDA. Which of the following URLs will you use?
a) mobile.wordpress.com
b) m.wordpress.com
c) mobileweb..wordpress.com
d) mobile.web.wordpress.com
e) None of these.
Ans : b) m.wordpress.com
Question : 15
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to adding the shopping feature in your WordPress.org version 2.5.1 site?
a) The shopping feature can be added via widget.
b) The shopping feature can’t be embedded to the site.
c) WordPress charges to enable the shopping feature.
d) The shopping feature can be added by plugging-in for shopping.
e) The shopping feature can be added by adding a theme for shopping.
Ans : e) The shopping feature can be added by adding a theme for shopping.
Question : 16
Which of the following are the differences between WordPress.org and WordPress.com?
a) In WordPress.org, you can upload themes and plugins but in WordPress.com, you cannot upload themes and plugins.
b) In WordPress.com, you can upload themes and plugins but in WordPress.org, you cannot upload themes and plugins.
c) In WordPress.org, you can alter the code file of the Theme Template but in WordPress.com, you can alter the CSS code file only.
d) In WordPress.org, you have to manually upgrade the software and take backups whereas in WordPress.com, automatic software upgrades and backups are available.
Ans : a) In WordPress.org, you can upload themes and plugins but in WordPress.com, you
cannot upload themes and plugins.
Question : 17
You want to show the number of spam comments that have been caught by the ‘Akismet’? Which of the following code is used to display the statistics in the WordPress.org version 2.5.1?
a)
b)
c)
d)
Ans : d)
Question : 18
In the WordPress.org version 2.5.1, the sidebar is used to display _____.
a) Widgets
b) Plugins
c) User Profile
d) None of these
Ans : a) Widgets
Question : 19
In the WordPress.org version 2.5.1, a private post created by the administrator is also visible to the:
a) contributor
b) author of that post
c) subscriber
d) editor
Ans : d) editor
Question : 20
In which file do you specify the database name in the WordPress.org version 2.5.1?
a) wp-config-sample.php
b) wp-config.php
c) wp-index.php
d) wp-index-sample.php
e) wp-settings.php
Ans : b) wp-config.php
Question : 21
What is the amount of free space available in a free WordPress.com blog, for storing uploaded files and images?
a) 2000 Megabytes
b) 3000 Megabytes
c) 1000 Megabytes
d) Unlimited storage
Ans : b) 3000 Megabytes
Question : 22
Which of the following statements are correct with reference to the Permalinks Structure?
a) Structure of Permalinks can be changed by using the admin section.
b) Structure of Permalinks can’t be changed.
c) Structure of Permalinks can be changed programmatically.
d) Structure of Permalinks can’t be changed programmatically.
Ans : a) Structure of Permalinks can be changed by using the admin section.

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