Online Apache Ant Test

Topics covered

Ant operation tags, Running Ant by command line, Ant properties, Working with targets in Ant, Build file structure concepts, Creating targets in Ant, Folder and File Handling in Ant, Ant Basic Concepts

  • MAQ (Multiple Answer Question)
  • MCQ (Multiple Choice Question)
  • Descriptive Question
  • White Board Simulator
  • Coding Simulator
  • Audio Question
  • Video Question
  • Case Study Question

Apache Ant Test is created & validated by experienced subject matter experts (SMEs) to assess skills of Ant developer as per industry standards.

Apache Ant is a Java library and also a command-line tool whose mission is to drive processes described in build files as targets and the extension points dependent upon each other. Ant is extremely flexible and it does not impose coding conventions or directory layouts to the Java projects which adopt it as a build tool.

Online Apache Ant test helps recruiters & hiring to gauge expertise of candidates in Apache Ant, a project building tool.

Apache Ant online test contains questions on following topics:

  • Ant operation tags

  • Running Ant by command line

  • Ant properties

  • Working with targets in Ant

  • Build file structure concepts

  • Creating targets in Ant

  • Folder and File Handling in Ant

  • Ant Basic Concepts

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Our hiring analytics will be generated instantly which gives you a detailed analysis of technical skills related strengths & weaknesses of the candidates. It will help you make better hiring decisions and predict candidate and employee success.

This pre-employment test is useful for hiring:
  • Ant Specialist
  • Java Application Developer
  • DevOps Engineer

Test details:

Apache Ant assessment test enables employers to identify & hire Apache Ant developers by evaluating their working skills and job readiness. For this reason, an emphasis is laid upon evaluating the knowledge of applied skills gained through real work experience, rather than theoretical knowledge.

The test may contain MCQ's (Multiple Choice Questions), MAQ's (Multiple Answer Questions), Fill in the Blank, Descriptive, Whiteboard Questions, Audio / Video Questions, True or False.

Test Duration: 20 minutes

10 Application Questions

The Ant test contains a combination of application and theory questions that help you to evaluate technical as well as practical skills of candidates.

Apache Ant Test

Question #1 of 3

ANT provides a large number of operations that can be grouped as follows:
Compile, Generate Documentation, Run Programs, Package, Expand Copy and Install, Remote Access, Mount Components, Tests, Run Scripts and Sounds, and Create New Operations

Based on this what operations tags belong to the Mount Components group?

    • <ftp>

    • <ejb-c>

    • <unjar>

    • <jar>

Question #2 of 3

Which of the following commands lets you run Ant by passing the my_build.xml file as a build file?

    • ant -p/home/dev/my_build.xml

    • ant -run -build=/home/dev/my_build.xml

    • ant -buildfile /home/dev/my_build.xml

    • ant -Dbuildfile=/home/dev/my_build.xml

Question #3 of 3

Ant is a tool that performs scripts written in XML known as buildfiles. 

Based on this what would be the command that would execute the default target of the build-sigmap-project.xml file?

    • ant -file build-sigmap-project.xml -default_target

    • ant -bf build-sigmap-project.xml --default-target

    • ant -file -v build-sigmap-project.xml -d --target

    • ant -buildfile build-sigmap-project.xml

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24.00 Out of 40.00
23 Minutes

Java EE




Oracle PL/SQL


Analytical Thinking


Note:If score<= 30% then its a Weakness. If score >=70% then its a Strength.


Java EE, Oracle PL/SQL, Analytical Thinking




It was a good test for me, the questions were on the latest technology of java on which I am currently working. It was a great experience. Thank you!

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