AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner CLF-C01 Exam Question 1-40

Question 1. Under the shared responsibility model, which of the following is the customer responsible for?

A. Ensuring that disk drives are wiped after usE.
B. Ensuring that firmware is updated on hardware devices.
C. Ensuring that data is encrypted at rest.
D. Ensuring that network cables are category six or higher.

Question 2. Which services are parts of the AWS serverless platform?

A. Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Amazon Athena
B. Amazon Kinesis, Amazon SQS, Amazon EMR
C. AWS Step Functions, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon SNS
D. Amazon Athena, Amazon Cognito, Amazon EC2

Question 3. Which of the following services is in the category of AWS serverless platform?

A. Amazon EMR
B. Elastic Load Balancing
C. AWS Lambda
D. AWS Mobile Hub

Question 4. An administrator needs to rapidly deploy a popular IT solution and start using it immediately. Where can the administrator find assistance?

A. AWS Well-Architected Framework documentation
B. Amazon CloudFront
C. AWS CodeCommit
D. AWS Quick Start reference deployments

Question 5. One benefit of On-Demand Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) pricing is:

A. the ability to bid for a lower hourly cost.
B. paying a daily rate regardless of time useD.
C. paying only for time useD.
D. pre-paying for instances and paying a lower hourly ratE.

Question 6. Which of the following tasks is the responsibility of AWS?

A. Encrypting client-side data
B. Configuring AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) roles
C. Securing the Amazon EC2 hypervisor
D. Setting user password policies

Question 7. Which is the MINIMUM AWS Support plan that provides technical support through phone calls?

A. Enterprise
B. Business
C. Developer
D. Basic

Question 8. How should a customer forecast the future costs for running a new web application?

A. Amazon Aurora Backtrack
B. Amazon CloudWatch Billing Alarms
C. AWS Simple Monthly Calculator
D. AWS Cost and Usage report

Question 9. A company will be moving from an on-premises data center to the AWS ClouD. What would be one financial difference after the move?

A. Moving from variable operational expense (opex) to upfront capital expense (capex).
B. Moving from upfront capital expense (capex) to variable capital expense (capex).
C. Moving from upfront capital expense (capex) to variable operational expense (opex).
D. Elimination of upfront capital expense (capex) and elimination of variable operational expense(opex).

Question 10. A solution that is able to support growth in users, traffic, or data size with no drop in performance aligns with which cloud architecture principle?

A. Think parallel
B. Implement elasticity
C. Decouple your components
D. Design for failure

Question 11. Which of the following can limit Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) bucket access to specific users?

A. A public and private key-pair
B. Amazon Inspector
C. AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) policies
D. Security Groups

Question 12. What can AWS edge locations be used for? (Choose two.)

A. Hosting applications
B. Delivering content closer to users
C. Running NoSQL database caching services
D. Reducing traffic on the server by caching responses
E. Sending notification messages to end users

Question 13. How does AWS shorten the time to provision IT resources?

A. It supplies an online IT ticketing platform for resource requests.
B. It supports automatic code validation services.
C. It provides the ability to programmatically provision existing resources.
D. It automates the resource request process from a company’s IT vendor list.

Question 14. Which AWS service can serve a static website?

A. Amazon S3
B. Amazon Route 53
C. Amazon QuickSight
D. AWS X-Ray

Question 15. Which is the minimum AWS Support plan that includes Infrastructure Event Management without additional costs?

A. Enterprise
B. Business
C. Developer
D. Basic

Question 16. Which AWS feature should a customer leverage to achieve high availability of an application?

A. AWS Direct Connect
B. Availability Zones
C. Data centers
D. Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC)

Question 17. In which scenario should Amazon EC2 Spot Instances be used?

A. A company wants to move its main website to AWS from an on-premises web server.
B. A company has a number of application services whose Service Level Agreement (SLA) requires
99.999% uptimE.
C. A company’s heavily used legacy database is currently running on-premises.
D. A company has a number of infrequent, interruptible jobs that are currently using On-Demand

Question 18. Which of the following common IT tasks can AWS cover to free up company IT resources? (Choose two.)

A. Patching databases software
B. Testing application releases
C. Backing up databases
D. Creating database schema
E. Running penetration tests

Question 19. Which AWS services can be used to gather information about AWS account activity? (Choose two.)

A. Amazon CloudFront
B. AWS Cloud9
C. AWS CloudTrail
E. Amazon CloudWatch

Question 20. How do customers benefit from Amazon’s massive economies of scale?

A. Periodic price reductions as the result of Amazon’s operational efficiencies
B. New Amazon EC2 instance types providing the latest hardware
C. The ability to scale up and down when needed
D. Increased reliability in the underlying hardware of Amazon EC2 instances

Question 21. If each department within a company has its own AWS account, what is one way to enable consolidated billing?

A. Use AWS Budgets on each account to pay only to budget.
B. Contact AWS Support for a monthly bill.
C. Create an AWS Organization from the payer account and invite the other accounts to join.
D. Put all invoices into one Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) bucket, load data into
Amazon Redshift, and then run a billing report.

Question 22. Which of the following features can be configured through the Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC) Dashboard? (Choose two.)

A. Amazon CloudFront distributions
B. Amazon Route 53
C. Security Groups
D. Subnets
E. Elastic Load Balancing

Question 23. Which options does AWS make available for customers who want to learn about security in the cloud in an instructor-led setting? (Choose two.)

A. AWS Trusted Advisor
B. AWS Online Tech Talks
C. AWS Blog
D. AWS Forums
E. AWS Classroom Training

Question 24. Which of the following is a component of the shared responsibility model managed entirely by AWS?

A. Patching operating system software
B. Encrypting data
C. Enforcing multi-factor authentication
D. Auditing physical data center assets

Question 25. Which service is best for storing common database query results, which helps to alleviate database access load?

A. Amazon Machine Learning
B. Amazon SQS
C. Amazon ElastiCache
D. Amazon EC2 Instance Store

Question 26. Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) offers which of the following benefits over traditional database management?

A. AWS manages the data stored in Amazon RDS tables.
B. AWS manages the maintenance of the operating system.
C. AWS automatically scales up instance types on demanD.
D. AWS manages the database typE.

Question 27. Which AWS support plan includes a dedicated Technical Account Manager?

A. Developer
B. Enterprise
C. Business
D. Basic

Question 28. Which of the following is an important architectural design principle when designing cloud applications?

A. Use multiple Availability Zones.
B. Use tightly coupled components.
C. Use open source softwarE.
D. Provision extra capacity

Question 29. Which of the following services falls under the responsibility of the customer to maintain operating system configuration, security patching, and networking?

A. Amazon RDS
B. Amazon EC2
C. Amazon ElastiCache
D. AWS Fargate

Question 30. Which service provides a hybrid storage service that enables on-premises applications to seamlessly use cloud storage?

A. Amazon Glacier
B. AWS Snowball
C. AWS Storage Gateway
D. Amazon Elastic Block Storage (Amazon EBS)

Question 31. Which of the following security measures protect access to an AWS account? (Choose two.)

A. Enable AWS CloudTrail.
B. Grant least privilege access to IAM users.
C. Create one IAM user and share with many developers and users.
D. Enable Amazon CloudFront.
E. Activate multi-factor authentication (MFA) for privileged users.

Question 32. Which of the following is an AWS Cloud architecture design principle?

A. Implement single points of failurE.
B. Implement loose coupling.
C. Implement monolithic design.
D. Implement vertical scaling

Question 33. Which of the following can an AWS customer use to launch a new Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) cluster? (Choose two.)

A. AWS Concierge
B. AWS CloudFormation
C. Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
D. Amazon EC2 Auto Scaling
E. AWS Management Console

Question 34. Which AWS Cost Management tool allows you to view the most granular data about your AWS bill?

A. AWS Cost Explorer
B. AWS Budgets
C. AWS Cost and Usage report
D. AWS Billing dashboard

Question 35. The financial benefits of using AWS are: (Choose two.)

A. reduced Total Cost of Ownership (TCO).
B. increased capital expenditure (capex).
C. reduced operational expenditure (opex).
D. deferred payment plans for startups.
E. business credit lines for stratups

Question 36. A company is migrating an application that is running non-interruptible workloads for a three-year time framE. Which pricing construct would provide the MOST cost-effective solution?

A. Amazon EC2 Spot Instances
B. Amazon EC2 Dedicated Instances
C. Amazon EC2 On-Demand Instances
D. Amazon EC2 Reserved Instances

Question 37. Which AWS service can be used to manually launch instances based on resource requirements?

A. Amazon EBS
B. Amazon S3
C. Amazon EC2
D. Amazon ECS

Question 38. Under the shared responsibility model, which of the following tasks are the responsibility of the AWS customer? (Choose two.)

A. Ensuring that application data is encrypted at rest
B. Ensuring that AWS NTP servers are set to the correct time
C. Ensuring that users have received security training in the use of AWS services
D. Ensuring that access to data centers is restricted
E. Ensuring that hardware is disposed of properly

Question 39. Which AWS service would you use to obtain compliance reports and certificates?

A. AWS Artifact
B. AWS Lambda
C. Amazon Inspector
D. AWS Certificate Manager

Question 40. Which AWS services are defined as global instead of regional? (Choose two.)

A. Amazon Route 53
B. Amazon EC2
C. Amazon S3
D. Amazon CloudFront
E. Amazon DynamoDB