CICS Online Quiz


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Following quiz provides Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) related to CICS Framework. You will have to read all the given answers and click over the correct answer. If you are not sure about the answer then you can check the answer using Show Answer button. You can use Next Quiz button to check new set of questions in the quiz.

Questions and Answers

Q 1 - Which component in CICS maintains control functions to manage the allocation or de-allocation of resources with in the system ?

A - System Services

B - Data Communication Services

C - Data Handling Services

D - Application Programming Services

Answer : A

Explanation

System services are responsible for managing allocation and de-allocation of resources.

Q 2 - Which CICS program is used to receive messages from terminal?

A - Terminal Control Program

B - Task Control Program

C - Program Control Program

D - File Control Program

Answer : A

Explanation

TCP is known as Terminal Control Program. TCP is used to receive messages from terminal. TCP maintains hardware communication requirements.

Q 3 - Which command is used by CICS System Administrators to define CICS table entries and other administration activities?

A - CESN

B - CEDA

C - CEMT

D - CECI

Answer : B

Explanation

CEDA is known as CICS Execute Definition and Administration.

Q 4 - Which command is used to check the syntax?

A - CESN

B - CEDA

C - CEMT

D - CECI

Answer : D

Explanation

CECI is known as CICS Execute Command Interpreter. Type the CECI option on the empty CICS screen after having logged in. It gives you the list of options available.

Q 5 - What is the position of Modified Data Tag in the attribute byte?

A - First Bit

B - Last Bit

C - Sixth Bit

D - None of these

Answer : B

Explanation

Modified Data Tag is the last bit in the attribute byte. MDT is a flag which holds single bit, it specifies whether the value is to be transferred to the system or not.

Q 6 - Which command is used to transfer the control of program to a paragraph or a procedure label when the specified exception block arises?

A - Handle Condition

B - Handle Abend

C - Abend

D - Ignore Condition

Answer : A

Explanation

Handle condition is used to transfer the control of program to a paragraph or a procedure label. If the condition name specified in the exception block arises the particular para will be given control and then we can handle that condition.

Q 7 - Which command is used to release a record on which exclusive control is gained?

A - EXEC CICS UNLOCK END-EXEC.

B - EXEC CICS RELEASE END-EXEC.

C - EXEC CICS UNDO END-EXEC.

D - None of these

Answer : A

Explanation

This is self explanatory.

Q 8 - A Re-entrant program is one which does not modify itself and can re-enter to itself and continue processing after an interruption by the operating system. State whether true or false?

A - False

B - True

Answer : B

Explanation

This is self explanatory.

Q 9 - MRO is the mechanism by which different CICS address spaces with in the same CPU can communicate and share resources. State whether true or false?

A - False

B - True

Answer : B

Explanation

This is self explanatory.

Q 10 - What error code you will get if program goes in infinite loop?

A - AICA

B - ABM0

C - ASRA

D - None of these

Answer : A

Explanation

If Program goes in infinite loop, then you will get AICA error code.


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