1, I found that learning Linux was like learning to use a computer all over again, Easy stuff like somone would post a photo that I would want to draw on using paint was hard, I had to learn new softwhere then do the simple task.
It is easy to do with Linux, you just have to learn basic skills over again.
2, I'm learning to use Linux because I'm sick of computers that update them-self to the point that the Box can no longer work properly with the platform that the box was sold with, Forcing an upgrade (buy new Box) for a computer that is fully capable of doing what it was bought for.
3, No classes. Fumble and learn. Lots of fumbleing.
4, as above
5, I use my computer as a computer user, I look shit up on the web, pay my bills and talk crap on forums (not this one).
I have learned that with some patence, even a muppet like me can use linux.
6, There was going to be a test? Shit. now you tell me!
Rant: Why are 90% of companys around the globe using a buggy computer platform controlled buy ONE company?
If your car started to run slow and the advice was "start with closing the windows", Honestly, wouldn't you just get rid of the POS car?
Accualy, I've answered this all very honstly.