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Take a look at the Fedora changes documentation at:

Changes/ReduceInitialSetupRedundancy - https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/ReduceInitialSetupRedundancy

The tldr version is that the initial user can be considered an admin account since it is in the Wheel group and has access to sudo for root privileges. Check the sections User Account and Root Account of the changes document.

You can also use sudo su - with the user password to access the root account.

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