microsoft az-104 practice test

Microsoft Azure Administrator Exam

What students need to know about the az-104 exam

  • Total 346 Questions & Answers
  • Has case studies
  • Passing score: 700
  • Manage Azure identities and governance (15–20%)
  • Implement and manage storage (15–20%)
  • Deploy and manage Azure compute resources (20–25%)
  • Configure and manage virtual networking (20-25%)
  • Monitor and maintain Azure resources (10–15%)

Question 1 Topic 1, Case Study 1Case Study Question View Case

HOTSPOT
You need to configure the Device settings to meet the technical requirements and the user requirements.
Which two settings should you modify? To answer, select the appropriate settings in the answer area.
Hot Area:

Answer:

Explanation:
Box 1: Selected
Only selected users should be able to join devices
Box 2: Yes
Ensure that when users join devices to Azure Active Directory (Azure AD), the users use a mobile phone to verify their
identity.

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Question 2 Topic 1, Case Study 1Case Study Question View Case

You need to meet the user requirement for Admin1.
What should you do?

  • A. From the Azure Active Directory blade, modify the Groups
  • B. From the Azure Active Directory blade, modify the Properties
  • C. From the Subscriptions blade, select the subscription, and then modify the Access control (IAM) settings
  • D. From the Subscriptions blade, select the subscription, and then modify the Properties
Answer:

D

Explanation:
Scenario:
Designate a new user named Admin1 as the service admin for the Azure subscription. Admin1 must receive email alerts


regarding service outages.
Follow these steps to change the Service Administrator in the Azure portal.
1. Make sure your scenario is supported by checking the limitations for changing the Service Administrator.
2. Sign in to the Azure portal as the Account Administrator.
3. Open Cost Management + Billing and select a subscription.
4. In the left navigation, click Properties.
5. Click Service Admin.
Reference:
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/role-based-access-control/classic-administrators

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Question 3 Topic 2, Case Study 2Case Study Question View Case

HOTSPOT
You need to ensure that User1 can create initiative definitions, and User4 can assign initiatives to RG2. The solution must
meet the technical requirements.
Which role should you assign to each user? To answer, select the appropriate options in the answer area.
NOTE: Each correct selection is worth one point.
Hot Area:

Answer:

Explanation:
Reference: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/governance/policy/overview

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Question 4 Topic 2, Case Study 2Case Study Question View Case

You need to ensure that you can grant Group4 Azure RBAC read only permissions to all the Azure file shares.
What should you do?

  • A. On storage2, enable identity-based access for the file shares.
  • B. Recreate storage2 and set Hierarchical namespace to Enabled.
  • C. On storage1 and storage4, change the Account kind type to StorageV2 (general purpose v2).
  • D. Create a shared access signature (SAS) for storage1, storage2, and storage4.
Answer:

A

Explanation:
Azure Files supports identity-based authentication over Server Message Block (SMB) through on-premises Active Directory
Domain Services (AD DS) and Azure Active Directory Domain Services (Azure AD DS).
Reference:
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/storage/files/storage-files-active-directory-overview

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Question 5 Topic 3, Case Study 3Case Study Question View Case

You need to implement a backup solution for App1 after the application is moved.
What should you create first?

  • A. a recovery plan
  • B. an Azure Backup Server
  • C. a backup policy
  • D. a Recovery Services vault
Answer:

D

Explanation:
A Recovery Services vault is a logical container that stores the backup data for each protected resource, such as Azure
VMs. When the backup job for a protected resource runs, it creates a recovery point inside the Recovery Services vault.
Scenario:
There are three application tiers, each with five virtual machines.
Move all the virtual machines for App1 to Azure.
Ensure that all the virtual machines for App1 are protected by backups.
Reference: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/backup/quick-backup-vm-portal

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Question 6 Topic 3, Case Study 3Case Study Question View Case

You need to move the blueprint files to Azure.
What should you do?

  • A. Generate an access key. Map a drive, and then copy the files by using File Explorer.
  • B. Use Azure Storage Explorer to copy the files.
  • C. Use the Azure Import/Export service.
  • D. Generate a shared access signature (SAS). Map a drive, and then copy the files by using File Explorer.
Answer:

B

Explanation:
Azure Storage Explorer is a free tool from Microsoft that allows you to work with Azure Storage data on Windows, macOS,
and Linux. You can use it to upload and download data from Azure blob storage.
Scenario:
Planned Changes include: move the existing product blueprint files to Azure Blob storage. Technical Requirements include:
Copy the blueprint files to Azure over the Internet.
Reference: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/machine-learning/team-data-science-process/move-data-to-azure-blob-
using-azure-storage-explorer

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Question 7 Topic 3, Case Study 3Case Study Question View Case

HOTSPOT
You need to identify the storage requirements for Contoso.
For each of the following statements, select Yes if the statement is true. Otherwise, select No.
NOTE: Each correct selection is worth one point.
Hot Area:

Answer:

Explanation:
Box 1: Yes
Contoso is moving the existing product blueprint files to Azure Blob storage.
Use unmanaged standard storage for the hard disks of the virtual machines. We use Page Blobs for these.
Box 2: No
Box 3: No
Deploy and manage Azure compute resources

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Question 8 Topic 4, Case Study 4Case Study Question View Case

HOTSPOT
You need to create container1 and share1.
Which storage accounts should you use for each resource? To answer, select the appropriate options in the answer area.
NOTE: Each correct selection is worth one point.
Hot Area:

Answer:

Explanation:
Reference: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/storage/blobs/storage-blob-storage-tiers https://docs.microsoft.com/en-
us/azure/storage/common/storage-account-overview

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Question 9 Topic 4, Case Study 4Case Study Question View Case

HOTSPOT
You need to create storage5. The solution must support the planned changes.
Which type of storage account should you use, and which account should you configure as the destination storage account?
To answer, select the appropriate options in the answer area.
NOTE: Each correct selection is worth one point.
Hot Area:

Answer:

Explanation:
Reference:
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/storage/blobs/object-replication-configure?tabs=portal

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Question 10 Topic 5, Case Study 5Case Study Question View Case

You need to ensure that VM1 can communicate with VM4. The solution must minimize the administrative effort.
What should you do?

  • A. Create an NSG and associate the NSG to VM1 and VM4.
  • B. Establish peering between VNET1 and VNET3.
  • C. Assign VM4 an IP address of 10.0.1.5/24.
  • D. Create a user-defined route from VNET1 to VNET3.
Answer:

C

Explanation:
Reference:
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/vpn-gateway/tutorial-site-to-site-portal

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How to pass the microsoft az-104 certification exam in 2023

Are you preparing for the Microsoft Azure Administrator Associate (Az-104) IT certification? then you have come to the right place.

Since the end of 2021, Microsoft launched a new role-based certification AZ-104 which replaced the old exams (AZ-103). In the past, there were two main certifications known as MSCA and MSCE, but now Microsoft's role-based model has replaced those with the AZ-104 exam.

The Az-104 exam topic includes networking, operating systems, Windows servers & virtualization. Further, students should be familiar with Azure CLI, PowerShell, Azure portal, The Azure Resource Manager templates also known as ARM templates, and of course Microsoft Azure Active Directory (AD)

We advise you to visit the official Microsoft AZ-104 page. , there you will get the most up-to-date details for the exam. As you see on the top of the page, each of the AZ-104 topics has its own weight on the exam, usually around 25%. Go over each of the topics and make sure you have the basics of the topics and the basics of Azure, especially Active Directory. 

The AZ-104 duration is 150 minutes. Most of the exam questions are multiple-choice. There are AZ-104 Case Study questions that you need to be prepared for. Usually, the exam has between 40 and 60 questions and the certification is valid for 2 years.

You may also choose to take a course or learn from YouTube for this exam. Once you are ready to tackle questions go ahead and try to answer the question in this AZ-104 practice test. Make sure to contribute and read the related discussions. 

Knowledge requirements for the AZ-104 Azure Administrator certification