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 monitors various events within CICS address space?

A - System Services

B - Data Communication Services

C - Data Handling Services

D - Monitoring Services

Answer : D

Explanation

Monitoring Services monitors various events within CICS address space. It provides series of statistical information that can be used for system tuning.

Answer : C

Explanation

CICS provides Inter System Communication (ISC) through which a CICS region in a system can communicate with CICS region on another system.

Q 3 - Which command is used for debugging the program step by step, which helps in finding the errors?

A - CEDF

B - CMAC

C - CESF

D - CEBR

Answer : A

Explanation

CEDF is known as CICS Execute Debug Facility. Type CEDF and press enter in CICS region. The terminal is in EDF mode message will be displayed. Now type the transaction id and press the enter key. After initiation, with each enter key, a line is executed. Before executing any CICS command, it shows the screen in which we can modify the values before proceeding further.

Q 4 - Which command is used to Sign Off from CICS region?

A - CEDF

B - CMAC

C - CESF

D - CEBR

Answer : C

Explanation

CESF is known as CICS Execute Sign Off.

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

A - EIBTRMID

B - EIBTRNID

C - EIBRCODE

D - EIBCALEN

Answer : A

Explanation

EIBTRMID stores the value of Terminal Identifier.

Q 6 - Which command is used when we want no action should be taken if a particular abend or error occurs?

A - Handle Condition

B - Handle Abend

C - Nohandle

D - Ignore Condition

Answer : D

Explanation

Ignore condition is used when we want no action should be taken if a particular abend or error happens which is mentioned inside the Ignore Condition.

Q 7 - In which storage method records cannot be updated?

A - Temporary Storage Queue

B - Transient Data Queue

C - Both A & B

D - None of these

Answer : B

Explanation

In TDQ records can not be updated.

Q 8 - CICS cannot manage requests from concurrent users in an application. State whether true or false?

A - False

B - True

Answer : A

Explanation

This statement is incorrect as CICS manage requests from concurrent users in an application.

Q 9 - The ASKTIME command is used to request the current date and time. Whereas, the EIBTIME field have the value at the task initiation time. State whether true or false?

A - False

B - True

Answer : B

Explanation

This statement is correct.

Q 10 - What is the size of EIBTRMID?

A - 7

B - 6

C - 4

D - 8

Answer : C

Explanation

Size of EIBTRMIDis 4. It's PIC clause is X(4) & it is Terminal Identifier.


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