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

Answer : D

Explanation

Payroll system are example of batch programs. They are executed every month in batches.

Q 2 - Which keys are known as Program Access keys and does not allow transfer of data between terminal and CICS?

A - PF Keys

B - PA Keys

C - Non-AID Keys

D - None of these

Answer : B

Explanation

PA keys are known as Program Access keys. PA keys does not allow transfer of data between terminal and CICS. PA Keys are PA1 to PA3 and CLEAR.

Q 3 - Which CICS program is used to provide application programs with services like read, insert, update or delete records in a file?

A - Terminal Control Program

B - Task Control Program

C - Program Control Program

D - File Control Program

Answer : D

Explanation

FCP is known as File Control Program. FCP is used to provide application programs with services like read, insert, update or delete records in a file. FCP manages exclusive control over the records in order to maintain data integrity during record updates.

Q 4 - Which macro is used to generate map definition?

A - DFHMSD

B - DFHMDI

C - DFHMDF

D - None of these

Answer : B

Explanation

DFHMDI macro generates map definition. It shows that we are starting a new map.

Q 5 - Which field in EIB stores the value of Transaction Identifier?

A - EIBTRMID

B - EIBTRNID

C - EIBRCODE

D - EIBCALEN

Answer : B

Explanation

EIBTRNID stores the value of Transaction Identifier.

Q 6 - How to handle a abend in CICS without terminating the program?

A - Handle Condition

B - Handle Abend

C - Abend

D - Ignore Condition

Answer : B

Explanation

If a program abends due to some reasons like input-output error, etc, then it can be handled using Handle Abend CICS command.

Q 7 - What error code you will get for Program ID Error?

A - AEI0

B - AEIS

C - AEI9

D - APCT

Answer : A

Explanation

When Program ID gives error you will get AEI0 error code.

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 - The TCT defines the characteristics of each terminal with which CICS can communicate. State whether true or false?

A - False

B - True

Answer : B

Explanation

This is self explanatory.

Q 10 - What are the parameters we specify in the SEND command to send only the unnamed fields on to the screen?

A - MAPONLY

B - MAPSETONLY

C - Both A & B

D - None of these

Answer : A

Explanation

MAPONLY is used to send only the unnamed fields.


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