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Which of the following is not an example of abend generated due to a lack of available disk space.

  1. B37

  2. D37

  3. E37

  4. C37

Answer: 4

What can be done to eliminate 'NOT CATLG 2' for a particular dataset?

  1. Add a job step to purge the dataset

  2. Run a job to purge the dataset and run it before the job that creates it

  3. Purge the dataset before running the job that creates it

  4. All of the above

Answer: 4

What is the default value of TIME parameter if not coded on the EXEC statement?

  1. 30 minutes

  2. 1440 minutes

  3. 1439 minutes

  4. None of the above

Answer: 1

Select the JCL satatements not allowed in Procs?

  1. JOBLIB or JOBCAT

  2. JES2, JES3 control statements

  3. JOB, Delimiter,Null statements

  4. DD* or Data statements

Answer: 1,2,3,4

What is the maximum number of steps in a job?

  1. 251

  2. 255

  3. 254

  4. Any number

Answer: 2

What is the maximum number of exceptions that can be specified with a single 'HANDLE CONDITION' command in CICS?

  1. 14

  2. 15

  3. 16

  4. 17

Answer: 3

77 CTR PIC S9(4)V99 VALUE -1234.55. What will be the output of the statement DISPLAY CTR?

  1. 1234.55

  2. 12345N

  3. 12345E

  4. None of the above

Answer: 2

What are the parameters needed for an IMS call?

  1. DB-PCB

  2. IO-AREA

  3. SSA

  4. All of the above

Answer: 4

What is the function of DD DISP parameter

  1. Tells the system what to do with the dataset following normal termination of the step

  2. Describes the status of the dataset

  3. Tells the system what to do with the dataset following abnormal termination of the step

  4. All of the above

Answer: 4

How is the record format of an output dataset specified

  1. RECORG parameter

  2. STORCLAS parameter

  3. RECFM parameter

  4. None of the above

Answer: 3