This AWS practice test helps you to pass the following AWS exams and can also helps you to revise the AWS concepts if you are preparing for AWS interviews.

  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate
  • AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

Below AWS practice tests has two different Modes

  • Learning Mode: 25 questions per test with answers and explanation, no time limit, repeat tests
  • Exam Mode: 65 questions per test (similar to real AWS exam), 130 minutes, repeat tests

1. AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate (SAA) – Learning Mode

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1 / 25

Under the shared responsibility model, which aspects of security in the AWS cloud are the responsibility of the user rather than AWS? (Choose 3 answers)

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Your client is a major U.S. semi-professional sports league. Their website streams live sporting events in high definition and special feature videos which they distribute to free and premium customers alike. They want to improve the speed of content delivery and you recommend implementing AWS CloudFront. They would like to restrict access to a portion of this content to premium level subscription customers only. What technique can you use to limit access to premium content to approved customers?

3 / 25

An EC2 instance has one additional EBS volume attached to it. How can a user attach the same volume to another running instance in the same availability zone?

4 / 25

You work for a company that automatically tags photographs using artificial neural networks (ANNs), which run on GPUs using C++. You receive millions of images in one batch, with an average of 3 batches per day. These images are loaded into an Amazon S3 bucket you control for you in a batch, and then the customer publishes a JSON-formatted manifest into another S3 bucket you control as well. Each image takes 10 milliseconds to process using a full GPU. Your neural network software requires 5 minutes to bootstrap. Image tags are JSON objects, and you must publish them to an S3 bucket.

Which of these is the best system architectures for this system?

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You have recently configured an AWS VPC for a new client. The VPC consists of several EC2 instances in a public subnet. An IT administrator for one of your clients has called you about an inability to connect to an EC2 instance. He is trying to connect from a Windows laptop using Putty for Windows and the .pem file you provided him along with instructions for using PuTTY and PuTTYgen. What could be the problem?

6 / 25

In S3, how is storage class analysis intended to improve data lifecycle management?

7 / 25

A root account owner has created an S3 bucket named ‘testmycloud’. The account owner wants to allow separate AWS accounts to upload objects, and require the separate accounts to manage permissions for their uploaded objects.

Which choice is the easiest way to achieve this?

8 / 25

Having set up a website to automatically be redirected to a backup website if it fails, you realize that there are different types of failovers that are possible. You need all your resources to be available the majority of the time. Using Amazon Route 53 which configuration would best suit this requirement?

9 / 25

Your team is setting up DynamoDB for a client. You need to explain to them how DynamoDB tables are partitioned. Which calculations are used to determine the number of partitions that will be created? (Choose 2 answers)

10 / 25

The common use cases for DynamoDB Fine-Grained Access Control (FGAC) are cases in which the end user wants .

11 / 25

When CloudWatch detailed monitoring is enabled, what is the minimum duration of a CloudWatch alarm?

12 / 25

A user is making a scalable web application with compartmentalization. The user wants the log module to be accessible by all the application functionalities in an asynchronous way. Each module of the application sends data to the log module, and based on the resource availability it will process the logs. Which AWS service helps achieving this functionality?

13 / 25

You have been assigned to improve security on your company’s S3 buckets. You review the configuration and find access control lists in use. What can you implement to offer a finer-grained security approach? (Choose 3 answers)

14 / 25

You have started your own consulting business and have been contracted by a doctors office to help move their outdated scheduling and billing system to the cloud. One feature you have offered at low cost is a disaster recovery solution that will keep their offices operational with minimal downtime. You’ve configured a standby EC2 instance that can be spun up in minutes. What feature can be quickly attached to the standby EC2 instance in a failover situation, to get the standby operational as quickly as possible?

15 / 25

You are an engineer at a large bank, responsible for managing your firm’s AWS infrastructure. As the environment and number of active resources continue to grow, your finance team is having a difficult time attributing your AWS costs to the various business units. How can you help the finance team assign costs to the correct business units? (Choose 2 answers)

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You are designing an AWS cloud environment for a small company with limited budget. They have decided to go with a single-AZ database deployment to ensure the implementation remains within budget. You have convinced them of the benefits of doing automatic backups and saving incremental backups to Amazon S3. What would be the best time to perform these automatic backups?

17 / 25

You are asked to add an application to an EC2 instance within your company’s VPC. Because it is a Windows 2012 instance, you will RDP into it. When you attempt to connect via RDP, you receive the following message: Error connecting to your instance: Connection timed out.

How could you fix this issue? (Choose 3 answers)

18 / 25

An organization has a statutory requirement to protect the data at rest for data stored in EBS volumes. Which of the below mentioned options can the organization use to achieve data protection?

19 / 25

You receive a bill from AWS but are confused because you see you are incurring different costs for the exact same storage size in different regions on Amazon S3. You ask AWS why this is so. What response would you expect to receive from AWS?

20 / 25

Your client has a need to store data which could grow quickly but unpredictably. You recommend EBS as a storage solution. But they have voiced concerns about scalability. What features of EBS can you highlight to provide assurances of its elasticity and scalabilty? (Choose 3 answers)

21 / 25

Is it recommended to shutdown your EC2 instance when you create a snapshot of EBS volumes that serve as root devices?

22 / 25

Select a true statement about Amazon EC2 Security Groups (EC2-Classic).

23 / 25

You are running an Amazon EC2 EBS-backed instance with a Windows operating system. The hourly instance charge for your instance is $14. You’ve asked your team to stop the instance when they aren’t using it in an effort to save money. However, when the bill comes, you’re surprised to realize that there was an hour where you were charged $42 for the instance. How could this be?

24 / 25

Your on-premise bare-metal servers are over five years old. You’re considering moving to AWS. The offerings of virtual instances far surpass what you can access on-premises. Before you choose your test instance at AWS, what questions should you ask? (Choose 3 answers)

25 / 25

A user has enabled versioning on an S3 bucket. The user applies server side encryption for data at rest. If the user is supplying his own keys for encryption (SSE-C), which of the below mentioned statements is true?

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